Plains, Meade Co., Kansas

Names: 
Plains, Meade Co., Kansas
History: 

Plains was founded in 1885, and Volga German families began to move there from Topeka and other areas after 1900.

Surnames: 
Volga German Families: 

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

Amerin from Pfeifer
Eakes from Pfeifer
Kaberline/Kaberlein from Pfeifer
Kisner
Roth
Schaffer
Schell
Schield from Göbel
Stegman from Pfeifer

Volga Colonies: 
Resources: 

- Plains Cemetery (findagrave.com)

Pre-Volga Origin

Volga Colonies

Latitude: 49.966660
Longitude: 9.150000