Johannes Weber, a farmer, his wife Anna Elisabeth, and children (Johann Heinrich, age 17; Johann Adam, age 12; Anna Maria, age 7½; Johann Paul, age 2) are recorded on the 1767 census of Moor in Household No. 50. They had settled there on 18 June 1767.
The 1767 census records that Johannes Weber came from the German village of Gelnhausen.
- 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): Mo25, Mo36.
- Pleve, Igor. Einwanderung in das Wolgagebiet, 1764-1767 Band 3 (Göttingen: Göttinger Arbeitskreis, 2005): 168.