Locations

This is a gazetteer of the geographic locations that are important to the history of the Volga Germans worldwide. It is intended to help researchers identify a locale regardless of the names by which it has been known throughout the years.

Most of the settlements in Russia have been known by a variety of names in both the Russian and German languages, and these names have had a variety of spellings throughout the years. Russian uses the Cyrillic alphabet while German uses the Latin alphabet. Translation/transliteration between these two alphabets is further complicated by the fact that today there are at least five primary languages spoken by the Volga Germans and their descendants: German, Russian, English, Spanish, and Portuguese. While the primary language of this website is English, it is hopeful that this gazetteer will be useful in all languages.
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Colonies: Daughter Colonies | Mennonite Colonies | Original Colonies | Resettlements | Samara Colonies
Origins: Germany | France | Poland
Immigration: Argentina | Brazil | Canada | United States
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Names See
Idaho Falls, Booneville Co., Idaho (United States) Idaho Falls, Booneville Co., Idaho
Iktyabrskoye (Original Colonies) Jost
Ilavla (Original Colonies) Leichtling
Ilavlinka (Original Colonies) Leichtling
Ilavlya (Original Colonies) Leichtling
Ilawla (Original Colonies) Leichtling
Ilbeshausen, Kr. Vogelsberg, Hessen (Germany) Ilbeshausen, Kr. Vogelsberg, Hessen
Iliff, Logan Co., Colorado (United States) Iliff, Logan Co., Colorado
Ilovlinka (Original Colonies) Leichtling
Ilovlinskii Umet (Daughter Colonies) Rosenberg (Bergseite)
Ilovlinsky Umet (Daughter Colonies) Rosenberg (Bergseite)
Ilowla (Original Colonies) Leichtling
Ilowlja (Original Colonies) Leichtling
Ilshanka (Original Colonies) Husaren
Imbituva (Brazil) Imbituva, Imbituva Municipality, Paraná
Inés y Carlota (Argentina) Inés y Carlota,Departamento Capital, La Pampa Province
Ingeniero Pablo Nogués (Argentina) Pablo Nogués, Partido de Malvinas Argentinas, Buenos Aires Province (Buenos Aires Metro Area)
Ipiranga (Brazil) Ipiranga, Ipiranga Municipality, Paraná
Irazusta (Argentina) Irazusta, Departamento Gualeguaychú, Entre Ríos Province
Isenburg (Daughter Colonies) Isenburg
Isendorf (Daughter Colonies) Isenburg
Issenburg (Daughter Colonies) Isenburg
Ittlingen, Kr. Heilbronn, Baden-Württemberg (Germany) Ittlingen, Kr. Heilbronn, Baden-Württemberg