Johann Georg Walter, his wife Anna Elisabeth, and their children (Elisabeth, age 6½; Christoph, age 4½) are recorded on the 1775 census of the Volga German colony of Schilling in Household No. 73.
The 1798 census of Stahl am Tarlyk records Johann Christian Walter from Schilling in Household No. St03.
- 1775 Census of Schilling (No. 73).
- 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): Sg002, Sg069, St03.