Father Staub was born in May 1870 in Katharinenstadt, and died 1961 in Alt-Maikuduck, Karaganda. He was ordained on 20 March 1894. From 1894 to 1895, he served the parish in Louis. He served the Kamenka Parish from 1898 to 1906. In 1904 he also began serving the parish of Pfeifer. In 1906, he began service in Zug where he served until 1914. He also served the parish of Schönchen from 1911 to 1912. He was exiled to Sevastropol in 1928.
- Schnurr, Joseph. Die Kirchen und das religiöse Leben der Russlanddeutschen - Katholischer Teil (Stuttgart: Selbstverlag Joseph Schnurr, 1980): 350.