Bender Hill, Russell Co., Kansas

Names: 
Bender Hill, Russell Co., Kansas
History: 

The Bender Hill community is located in southern Russell County, Kansas. It is named after the Bender family from Kratzke which settled there in 1876.

Volga German Families: 

The following Volga German families settled in the Bender Hill community:

Bender from Kratzke
Blehm from Kratzke
Deines from Kratzke
Dietz from Kratzke
Flegler from Dietel
Herdt
Krug from Kratzke
Maier from Kratzke
Niedens
Schwein / Schwien from Kratzke
Stricker from Shcherbakovka

Resources: 

- Bender Hill Cemetery (Internment.net)
- Bender Hill Cemetery (USGW Tombstones)
- Trinity Lutheran Cemetery (FindAGrave)

Pre-Volga Origin

Volga Colonies

Latitude: 49.481389
Longitude: 9.641667
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