Father Meyer was a member of the Order of the Society of Jesus (Jesuit Order).
He served the parish of Semenovka from 13 March 1803 to 27 September 1807. He served the parish of Schönchen from 6 October 1807 to 20 May 1809. From 1809 to 1820, he served the Catholic parish in Saratov.
- Meyer Johannes (Wolgadeutsche.ru) [online]
- Schnurr, Joseph. Die Kirchen und das religiöse Leben der Russlanddeutschen - Katholischer Teil (Stuttgart: Selbstverlag Joseph Schnurr, 1980): 259.