Conchas, Uvaia Municipality, Paraná

Names: 
Colônia Conchas
Conchas
History: 

Conchas is located in the municipality (district) of Uvaia in the state of Paraná. It was settled by Volga German Catholics.

Volga German Families: 

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

Balzer
Basgal
Denck
Ditzel
Volmer
Frank / Franz / Francisco / Franck
Gassmann
Haas
Hegler
Heim
Lechert
Saffraider from Preuss
Scheres from Hölzel
Schweigner
Wagner
Weiber
Ziegmann

Volga Colonies: 
Sources: 

- Schwab, Carlos Alberto. Resumo Histórico e Genealogia dos Alemães do Volga. Ponta Grossa, Brazil: C.A. Schwab, 1997.

Volga Colonies