Lamar, Prowers Co., Colorado

Names: 
Lamar, Prowers Co., Colorado
History: 

Lamar was founded in Prowers County, along the Arkansas River. Many Volga German families settled in Lamar.

Volga German Families: 

The following Volga German families are known to have lived in and around Lamar:

Bauer
Betzhold
Distel
Eichmann
Ernst
Graf
Grauberger
Gross
Heinze
Helmer
Kling
Koehler
Maurer
Meier
Mohr
Nazarenus
Piel
Schick
Schreiber
Schneider
Steinle
Thorn
Volmer
Wagner
Weber
Weimer
Wollert from Dreispitz

Volga Colonies: 
Notable Individuals: 

Pre-Volga Origin

Volga Colonies

Latitude: 48.580000
Longitude: 7.750000
Latitude: 49.024263
Longitude: 8.919164