Hancock Co., Iowa

Includes the following communities: 
Woden, Hancock Co., Iowa
Britt, Hancock Co., Iowa
Garner, Hancock Co., Iowa
Hayfield, Hancock Co., Iowa
History: 

Volga German immigrants from Norka settled originally in Woden, Iowa. Other families settled in neighboring towns in Hancock County.

Volga German Families: 

The following Volga German families settled in Hancock County, Iowa:

Basgall from Rothammel
Bondank from Brabander
Borger from Holstein
Hofferber from Frank
Kern from Josefstal
Kloster from Neu-Kolonie
Quint from Liebental
Rolheiser from Preuss
Sack from Semenovka

Sources: 

- Sallet, Richard. Russian-German Settlement in the United States (Fargo, ND: North Dakota Institute for Regional Studies, 1974): 53.
- USA Settlement List (Patricia Miller)

Pre-Volga Origin

Volga Colonies

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