Severin, Ellis Co., Kansas

Names: 
Severin, Ellis Co., Kansas
History: 

Located five miles northwest of Catharine, Severin was founded by former members of the Catharine parish. It is an unincorporated area of Buckeye Township in Ellis County, Kansas. Reverend Father Severin, in whose honor the town was named, was its first pastor.

Surnames: 
Volga German Families: 

The following Volga German families settled in and around Severin:

Dinkel
Karlin
Krannewitter
Koerner
Meier
Meis
Miller
Staab
Walter

Volga Colonies: 
Sources: 

- Ellis County Extinct Towns (Legends of Kansas)

Pre-Volga Origin

Volga Colonies

Latitude: 52.366667
Longitude: 4.900000