Rosenheim, Alberta

Includes the following communities: 
Rosenheim, Alberta
History: 

Ethnic German settlers, most of whom had first settled in the United States, began arriving in the area in 1907 and established the community of Rosenheim.

Volga German families settled in and around Rosenheim, Alberta.

Volga German Congregations: 

In 1908, the year after the establishment of the community of Rosenheim, a wooden church was constructed. It was consecrated St. Norbert's Roman Catholic Church. The building was replaced by a imposing brick structure that was completed between 1922 and 1926.

Volga German Families: 

The following Volga German families settled in and around Rosenheim, Alberta:

Miller from Neu-Kolonie
Sieben from Volmer
Stang from Volmer
Weinmeyer from Neu-Kolonie

Volga Colonies: 

Pre-Volga Origin

St. Norbert's Roman Catholic Church (2002).
Source: Alberta Culture & Community Spirit, Historic Resources Management Branch.

St. Norbert's Roman Catholic Church (2003).
Source: Alberta Culture & Community Spirit, Historic Resources Management Branch.

Volga Colonies

Latitude: 48.126944
Longitude: 7.810278
Latitude: 48.553056
Longitude: 10.367500
Latitude: 49.618062
Longitude: 9.594612