Johann Simon Bauer (son of Andreas Bauer) and Susanna Kreiger (daughter of Johann Christian Kreiger) married in Lindheim on 30 Jul 1748. They arrived in Russia on 4 Jul 1766 (on the same ship as the two Weisheim families) with six children: Anna Elisabeth (baptism not found), Eva Catharina, b. 1 Nov 1751; Andreas, b. 29 Sep 1753; Jonas, b. 11 Jan 1756; Susanna Maria, b. 17 Jul 1758; and Johann Christoph (baptism not found). The family settled in Galka, and is reported on the First Settler's List in Family #46.
- Parish records of Lindheim (Hesse) Family Search Film #1201736
- Pleve, Igor. Lists of Colonists to Russia in 1766: Reports by Ivan Kulberg (Saratov: Saratov State Technical University, 2010) p. 159
- Pleve, Igor. Einwanderung in das Wolgagebiet, 1764-1767 Band 2 (Göttingen: Göttinger Arbeitskreis, 2001): p. 31