Capivara, Tuparendi District, Río Grande do Sul

Names: 
Capivara
History: 

Germans began settling in this area in 1914.

Volga German Congregations: 

Pastor Christoph Rabenstein served the Lutheran congregation in Capivara from 1961-1970.

Sources: 

- Rabenstein, Christoph. "Volga Germans in Brazil." Rundbrief (Bad Sooden-Allendorf, Germany): January 2001.

Pre-Volga Origin