Wendel Wittmann, a farmer, and his wife Barbara settled in the Volga German colony of Reinwald on 14 July 1766. They are recorded there on the 1767 census in Household No. 37.
The 1767 census records that Wendel Wittmann came from the German region of Durlach.
There are no known surviving male descendants of this Wittmann family among the Volga German colonies.
- Pleve, Igor. Einwanderung in das Wolgagebiet, 1764-1767 Band 4 (Göttingen: Göttinger Arbeitskreis, 2008): 39.