Heinrich Brenner, a farmer, settled in the Volga German colony of Schulz on 8 September 1766. He and his wife Maria Eva are recorded there on the 1767 census in Household No. 10.
The 1767 census records that Heinrich Brenner came from the German region of Reval. It also records that his wife Maria Eva came from the German region of Kurpfalz.
- Pleve, Igor. Einwanderung in das Wolgagebiet, 1764-1767 Band 4 (Göttingen: Göttinger Arbeitskreis, 2008): 121.