Friedrich Stahlmann, a boilermaker (Kesselschmied), his wife Maria, and daughter Margaretha Sophia (age 4-months) are recorded on the 1767 census of Laub in Household No. 36. They had settled there on 19 August 1767.
Dietrich [sic] Stahlmann and his family are recorded on the 1798 census of Laub in Household No. Lb44.
The 1767 census of Laub records that Friedrich Stahlmann came from the German region of Darmstadt.
- 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): Lb44.
- Pleve, Igor. Einwanderung in das Wolgagebiet, 1764-1767 Band 3 (Göttingen: Der Göttinger Arbeitskreis, 2005): 28.