Johannes Stadler, a farmer, and his wife family arrived from Lübeck at the port of Oranienbaum on 4 July 1766 aboard the English frigate Love & Unity under the command of Skipper Thomas Fairfax.
They settled in the Volga German colony of Kamenka on 20 June 1767 and are recorded there on the 1767 census in Household No. 93.
In 1801, Sebastian Stadler moved from Kamenka to Rosenheim.
Sebastian Stadler from Kamenka and his family are recorded on the 1811 census of Rosenheim in Household No. 60.
The Oranienbaum passenger list records that Johannes Stadler came from the German region of Mainz while the 1767 census records that he came from the German village of Aschaffenburg.
- 1811 Rosenheim Census (Household No. 60).
- 1850 Rosenheim Census (Households No. 101, 102).
- 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): Km016.
- Pleve, Igor. Einwanderung in das Wolgagebiet, 1764-1767 Band 2 (Göttingen: Göttinger Arbeitskreis, 2001): 240.
- Pleve, Igor. Lists of Colonists to Russia in 1766: Reports by Ivan Kulberg (Saratov: Saratov State Technical University, 2010): #1710.