La Junta, Otero Co., Colorado

Names: 
La Junta, Otero Co., Colorado
History: 

By the early 1900s Volga Germans from the Russian colonies Galka, Kukkus, Marienfeld, and Rothammel settled in La Junta.

Volga German Families: 

The following Volga German families are known to have lived in La Junta:

Burbach from Norka
Goodman
Helzer from Norka
Rosen
Spadi from Norka
Walker

Volga Colonies: 
Sources: 

- USA Settlement List (Patricia Miller)

Resources: 

Otero County Census Indices (1900, 1910, 1920)

Pre-Volga Origin

Volga Colonies

Latitude: 50.218889
Longitude: 9.041667