Ernest Jakob Tiede, a single man, arrived from Lübeck at the port of Oranienbaum on 19 July 1766 aboard the packet-boat Lebed under the command of Lieutenant Timophey Elshin.
Jakob Tiede settled in the Volga German colony of Grimm where he married Anna Katharina Romig, widow of Friedrich Schuchmann.
Ernst Jakob Tiede, his wife Anna Katharina, sons (Christian Wendel & Tobias), and stepson Friedrich Schuhmann are recorded on the 1775 census of Grimm in Household No. 68.
They are recorded on the 1798 census of Grimm in Households No. Gm016, Gm136, & Gm140.
- 1775 Census of Grimm (No. 68).
- Eichhorn, Alexander, Jacob & Mary Eichhorn. The Immigration of German Colonists to Denmark and Their Subsequent Emigration to Russia in the Years 1759-1766 (Deiningen, Germany: Drukerei und Verlag Steinmeier GmbH & Co. Kg, 2012): B-1521.
- 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): Gm016, Gm136, Gm140.
- Pleve, Igor. Lists of Colonists to Russia in 1766: Reports by Ivan Kulberg (Saratov: Saratov State Technical University, 2010): #2689.