The Rev. Johannes Erbes was born 27 March 1868 in Dönhof and died 26 February 1932 Semipalatinsk. He served as vicar in Krasnoyar in 1901, was ordained 10 May 1901, and then served the congregation in Kukkus from 1902 to 1930. In 1930 he was arrested.
- Schnurr, Joseph. Die Kirchen und das Religiöse Leben der Russlanddeutschen - Evangelischer Teil (Stuttgart: Landsmannschaft der Deutschen aus Russland, 1972): 133, 197.