Friedrich Detterer, a farmer, and his wife Maria arrived from Lübeck at the port of Oranienbaum on 22 July 1766 aboard a Russian packet-boat under the command of Lieutenant Trusov.
Karl Stumpp's records that Friedrich Detterer settled in the Volga German colony of Dietel.
The Oranienbaum passenger list records that Friedrich Detterer came from the German region of Pfalz.
- Pleve, Igor. Lists of Colonists to Russia in 1766: Reports by Ivan Kulberg (Saratov: Saratov State Technical University, 2010): #2462.