Great Bend, Barton Co., Kansas

Names: 
Great Bend, Barton Co., Kansas
History: 

Many Volga German families settled in and around Great Bend.

Volga German Families: 

The following Volga German families are known to have settled in Barton County:

Bender from Kratzke
Berschauer from Kratzke
Blehm from Kratzke
Boxberger from Kratzke
Deines from Kratzke
Dietz from Kratzke
Dumler from Blumenfeld
Fabrizius from Kratzke
Gideon from Kratzke
Heronemous
Karst from Eckheim & Holstein
Krug from Dietel & Kratzke
Mai from Kratzke & Ährenfeld
Michaelis from Kratzke
Schneider from Kratzke & Ährenfeld
Schwien from Kratzke
Stenzel from Ährenfeld
Strecker from Dietel

Resources: 

1920 US Census - Barton County
Barton County Maps
Barton County Obituaries

Pre-Volga Origin

Volga Colonies

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