Widow Anna Margaretha Werner and her children settled in the Volga German colony of Kautz on 30 August 1767. They are recorded there on the 1767 census in Household No. 28.
The 1767 census records that they came from the German village of Bliesdalheim in the Pfalz.
- Pleve, Igor. Einwanderung in das Wolgagebiet 1764-1767 Band 2 (Goettingen: Der Göttinger Arbeitskreis; 2001): 340.