Sebastian Vogt, a single farmer, settled in the Volga German colony of Anton on 1 September 1767. He is recorded there on the 1767 census in Household No. 62.
In 1794, Johann Adam Vogt moved from Anton to Lauwe.
The 1767 census records that Sebastian Focht [sic] came from the German region of Kurpfalz, Oberamt Heidelberg.
- Mai, Brent Alan. 1798 Census of the German Colonies along the Volga: Economy, Population, and Agriculture (Lincoln, NE: American Historical Society of Germans from Russia, 1999): An13, Lw34, Mv0022.
- Pleve, Igor. Einwanderung in das Wolgagebiet, 1764-1767 Band 1 (Göttingen: Göttinger Arbeitskreis, 1999): 69.