Dettling, Jakob Friedrich
The Rev. Jakob Friedrich Dettling was born on 8 July 1813 in Mönsheim near Leonberg, Württenberg. He was ordained on 10 September 1842 and served the congregation in Marienfeld (Caucasus) from 1844 to 1855 and the congregation in Messer from 1855 to 1891. He died in Messer on 31 January 1892.
- Schnurr, Joseph. Die Kirchen und das religiöse Leben der Russlanddeutschen – Evangelischer Teil (Stuttgart: AER Verlag Landsmannschaft der Deutschen aus Rußland, 1978): 131, 190.