Ludwig Demm, a cooper (Fassbinder) and his wife Anna Maria settled in the Volga German colony of Brabander on 5 September 1767. They are recorded there on the 1767 census in Household No. 103.
The 1767 census records that Ludwig Demm came from the German village of Ludwigsburg in the Württemberg region.
- 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): Bn42.
- Pleve, Igor. Einwanderung in das Wolgagebiet, 1764-1767 Band 1 (Göttingen: Göttinger Arbeitskreis, 1999): 236.