Georg Schneider, a farmer, his wife Dorothea, and children (Joseph, age 17; Sebastian, age 8; Georg, age 5; Anna, age 2) are recorded on the 1767 census of Ober-Monjou in Household No. 39. They had settled there on 3 August 1767.
Georg Schneider (the father) and his family are recorded on the 1798 census of Ober-Monjou in Household No. Om39.
The widow and children of Joseph Schneider are recorded on the 1798 census of Ober-Monjou in Household No. Om06.
The 1767 census records that Georg Schneider came from the German village of Leidendorf.
- Mai, Brent Alan. 1798 Census of the German Colonies along the Volga: Economy, Population, and Agriculture (Lincoln, NE: American Historical Society of Germans from Russia, 1999): Om06, Om39.
- Pleve, Igor. Einwanderung in das Wolgagebiet, 1764-1767 Band 3 (Göttingen: Göttinger Arbeitskreis, 2005): 298.