Protestante, Departamento Diamante, Entre Ríos Province

Names: 
Agricultores
Aldea Protestante
Protestante
Protestantendorf
History: 

The village of Protestante in the Province of Entre Rios was founded on 21 July 1878 on the banks of the Arroyo Ensenada, about 3 kilometers west of its current location. Because of flooding, it was moved to its current location along the banks of the Arroyo Perdices (Partridge Creek) in October of that year.

Volga German Congregations: 

- Evangélica Congregacional (Congregational) - Evangélica del Río de la Plata (Lutheran)

Volga German Families: 

The following were founding families of Protestante:From Neu-GalkaGottlieb Dahlinger & Maria Katharina      son Georg Heinrich      son Johann Heinrich      son ChristophGeorg Ladner & Susana Schwarz From DönhofHeinrich Erbes & Anna Maria Jacobi     son Johann Heinrich      daughter Maria Katharina     son Johann WilhelmKaspar Gomer & Christine Jacob     daughter Katharina ElisabethJakob Heinrich & Maria Margaretha Kaser     son Wilhelm     son JohannesJacob Kaiser & Sophia Bohl From BauerJohann Jakob Fischer & Elisabeth Erhart     daughter Anna Maria     daughter Eva     daughter ElisabethKatharina Elisabeth Hering (widow)     son Johann Jakob      son Johann Friedrich      son Georg Jakob Johannes Stieben & Katharina Mohr     daughter Eva Katharina      daughter Barbara Friedrich Wagner & Elisabeth Gehlroth     daughter Maria Katharina      daughter Barbara      son Johannes      son Georg Jakob Georg Jakob Wagner& Katharina Schmidt     daughter Eva      daughter Christine      son Heinrich Jakob      son Johannes      son Georg Jakob Phillip Wagner & Eva Katharina Wagner     daughter Elisa Margarethe      daughter Eva Katharina      daughter Eva Elisabeth      son Daniel      son Georg Jakob      son Johann Jakob      son Philipp Konrad Wagner & Elisa Margarethe Becker    daughter Eva    daughter Christine Margarethe From Neu-BauerHubert Michel     son David      son Johann Georg Valentin Müller & Elisabeth Schwartzkopf     son Johannes      daughter Elisabeth      son Valentin From HuckHeinrich Herdt & Anna Maria Hergenroth     son Philipp      son Johannes     daughter Katharina From FresentalGottfield Schanzenbach & Rosine SchimpfMartín Schultz & Maria Elisabeth Batz From Neu-WeimarJohannes Peter Weber      On 1 April 1880, the first group of colonists from Colonía Convert in Santa Fe Province resettled to Protestante because of repeated flooding there.

Sources: 

- Fundacion de las Aldeas (vocesdelvolga.com) - Göttig, Jorge Luis. Los primeros contingentes de Alemanes del Volga en la Argentina: Una aproximaciórica.- Riffel, Jakob. Die Russlanddeutschen insbesondere die Wolgadeutschen am La Plata (2008 reprint in Spanish): 110-112.

Resources: 

1881 Census of Protestante (Jorge L. Göttig)