Aurora, Kane Co., Illinois

Aurora, Kane Co., Illinois

The city of Aurora is located about 35 miles west of Chicago. Many of the Volga Germans in Aurora came from Josefstal and Marienfeld.

Volga German Families: 

The following Volga German families settled in and around Aurora, Illinois:

Schaab from Josefstal

Volga Colonies: 

- Sallet, Richard. Russian-German Settlement in the United States (Fargo, ND: North Dakota Institute for Regional Studies, 1974): 62.
- USA Settlement List (Patricia Miller)

Pre-Volga Origin

Volga Colonies

Latitude: 50.291695
Longitude: 9.829785