Wheatland, Platte Co., Wyoming

Names: 
Wheatland, Platte Co., Wyoming
History: 

The Volga German settlement in Wheatland began in 1915-1916 with the arrival of the sugarbeet industry.

Surnames: 
Volga German Families: 

The following Volga German families are known to have settled in Wheatland:

Deines
Dinges
Eichler from Neu-Dönhof
Fertig from Neu-Bauer
Fischer from Neu-Bauer
Fresorger from Grimm
Geringer from Lauwe
Lauck from Beideck
Lockman
Wilhelm from Schöndorf

Notable Individuals: 
Sources: 

Settlements of Volga Germans in America (Webbitt)

Resources: 

Wheatland Cemetery (findagrave.com)

Volga Colonies

Latitude: 50.592778
Longitude: 8.856389