Johann Georg Gottfried, a farmer, and his wife Magdalena Weslauer are recorded on the 1767 census of Hildmann in Household No. 9. They had settled there on 14 May 1767.
The 1767 census records that Johann Georg Gottfried came from the German village of Aschaffenburg.
- 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): Hd08.
- Pleve, Igor. Einwanderung in das Wolgagebiet, 1764-1767 Band 2 (Göttingen: Göttinger Arbeitskreis, 2001): 99.