Friedrich Weber, a soldier (Soldat), settled in the Volga German colony of Katharinenstadt on 27 August 1766. He is recorded there on the 1767 census in Household No. 23 along with his stepson Peter Wagner (age 12).
The 1767 census records that Friedrich Weber came from the German town of Dresden in the region of Sachsen (Saxony).
- Pleve, Igor. Einwanderung in das Wolgagebiet, 1764-1767 Band 2 (Göttingen: Göttinger Arbeitskreis, 2001): 281.