Kaspar Kraft, a single brewer (Bierbrauer), settled in the Volga German colony of Katharinenstadt on 27 August 1766. He is recorded there on the 1767 census in Household No. 234.
The 1767 census records that Kaspar Kraft came from the German village of Aufhaussen in the Küssel region.
- Pleve, Igor. Einwanderung in das Wolgagebiet, 1764-1767 Band 2 (Göttingen: Göttinger Arbeitskreis, 2001): 323.