Gottfried Schulz, a comb maker (Cyrillic = гребенщик - a variety of shrub), and his wife Maria settled in the Volga German colony of Katharinenstadt on 27 August 1766. They are recorded there on the 1767 census in Household No. 104.
The 1767 census records that Gottfried Schulz came from the village of Sarran [?].
- Pleve, Igor. Einwanderung in das Wolgagebiet, 1764-1767 Band 2 (Göttingen: Göttinger Arbeitskreis, 2001): 298.