Jakob Bupp, a farmer, settled in the Volga German colony of Schuck on 18 July 1766. He and his wife Maria Elisabeth are recorded there on the 1767 census in Household No. 13.
The 1767 census records that Jakob Bupp came from the German village of Lorsch in the Mainz region.
- Pleve, Igor. Einwanderung in das Wolgagebiet, 1764-1767 Band 4 (Göttingen: Göttinger Arbeitskreis, 2008): 113.