Nikolaus Götz, a craftsman (Handwerker), his wife Anna Maria, and son Johannes (age 1½) are recorded on the 1767 census of Grimm in Household No. 65.
They are recorded on the 1775 census of Grimm in Household No. 140.
The 1767 census records that Nikolaus Götz came from the German town of Frankfurt am Main.
- 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): Gm044.
- Pleve, Igor. Einwanderung in das Wolgagebiet, 1764-1767 Band 2 (Göttingen: Göttinger Arbeitskreis, 2001): 82.