Humboldt Park (Chicago), Cook Co., Illinois

Names: 
Humboldt Park (Chicago), Cook Co., Illinois
History: 

The park was named for Alexander von Humboldt, a German naturalist and geographer.

Volga German immigrants first arrived in the Humboldt Park area of Chicago in 1888. They came from Balzer and Grimm.

Surnames: 
Volga German Families: 

The following Volga German families are known to have settled, at least for a while, in Humboldt Park:

Schick from Galka
Seibel from Grimm

Volga Colonies: 
Sources: 

- Chris Comella.

Volga Colonies

Latitude: 49.293821
Longitude: 8.964907