Pugas, Palmeira Municipality, Paraná

Names: 
Colônia de Pugas
Marcondes
Pugas
History: 

The colony of Pugas was founded by Volga Germans in the 1930s about 70 kilometers from the city of Palmeria. It was also known by the name Marcondes.  All that remains there is the cemetery.

A reconstruction of this village was built by Arnoldo Miller Bach, himself a Volga German descendant, and now operates like a museum.

Volga German Families: 

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

Pre-Volga Origin