John Michael Flohr, a farmer, his wife Anna Maria, and children (Eleonora, Christian, & Johann Gottlieb) settled in the Volga German colony of Kamenka on 10 September 1766. They are recorded there on the 1767 census in Household No. 58.
In 1795, Christian Flohr and his family moved from Kamenka to Neu-Kolonie.
The 1767 census records that Johann Michael Flohr came from the village of Brix.
- 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): Km082, Nk34, Mv1117.
- Pleve, Igor. Einwanderung in das Wolgagebiet, 1764-1767 Band 2 (Göttingen: Göttinger Arbeitskreis, 2001): 230.