Johann Heinrich Stang, a farmer, his wife Katharina, and children (Konrad, age 14; Elisabeth, age 10; Elisabeth, age 8) are recorded on the 1767 census of Ernestinendorf in Household No. 7. They had settled in Ernestinendorf on 3 August 1767.
The 1767 census records that Johann heinrich Stang came from the German village of Wallernhausen near Büdingen.
- Pleve, Igor. Einwanderung in das Wolgagebiet, 1764-1767 Band 1 (Göttingen: Göttinger Arbeitskreis, 1999): 397.