Peter Weber, a blacksmith (Schmied), his wife Anna, and daughters (Anna Maria, age 15; Anna Katharina, age 12) are recorded on the 1767 census of Brabander in Household No. 102. They had settled there on 19 August 1767.
The 1767 census records that Peter Weber came from the German village of Kestenhof.
- Pleve, Igor. Einwanderung in das Wolgagebiet, 1764-1767 Band 1 (Göttingen: Göttinger Arbeitskreis, 1999): 236.