Lost Springs, Marion Co., Kansas

Names: 
Lost Springs, Marion Co., Kansas
History: 

Lost Springs was named for the old lost spring near the city.

Volga German families settled in and around Lost Springs.

Volga German Families: 

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

Bernhardt from Galka
Deines from Franzosen
Fischer from Galka
Hanschu from Shcherbakovka
Keil from Galka
Laubhan from Galka
Mohn
Schneider
Schwemmer from Dreispitz
Sinner from Dreispitz
Wollert from Holstein

Sources: 

Declaration of Intentions filed in Marion Co., Kansas (Janet Flickenger)

Pre-Volga Origin

Booster Day in Lost Springs, Kansas (1914).
Source: Wichita State University Archives

Volga Colonies

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Longitude: 8.856389
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