Father Baumtrog, brother of Father Augustin Baumtrog
, was born in 1873 in the Volga Region. He was ordained in 1897 and served the parish of Semenovka
until 1915. He served as a representative of the Volga Germans to the District Duma. He was shot by Bolshevik troops in Kamyshin
- Bosch, Anton. Lebensbilder russlanddeutscher Märtyrer: Bischöfe und Priester.