Longmont, Larimer Co., Colorado

Names: 
Longmont, Larimer Co., Colorado
History: 

Longmont's Volga German community has historical ties to the development of the sugarbeet industry of Northern Colorado. One of the state's first sugar beet factories was built there in 1903.

Volga German Families: 

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

Frank from Dönhof
Ho(h)nstein from Norka
Litzenberger
Zitzer

Volga Colonies: 

Pre-Volga Origin

Sugar Beet Factory in Longmont, Colorado.
Source: Unknown

Former Sugar Beet Factory in Longmont, Colorado.
Source: Unknown

Volga Colonies

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Longitude: 9.111389
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