Kaskelen, Karasay District, Almaty Region, Kazakhstan

Names: 
Каскелен, Карасайский Район, Алматинская Область
Kaskelen, Karasay District, Almaty Region
History: 

Originally founded as a Cossack village in 1857 (and changing names several times), Volga German families began relocating to Kashelen in Kazakhstan as early as 1958.

Surnames: 
Volga German Families: 

The following Volga German families are known to have settled in and around Kaskelen:

Lehmann
Lichtenwald
Stehle
Wasmuth from Dobrinka

Volga Colonies: 

Pre-Volga Origin

Volga Colonies

Latitude: 48.999985
Longitude: 8.478681