Melrose Park (Chicago), Cook Co., Illinois

Names: 
Melrose Park (Chicago), Cook Co., Illinois
History: 

The Chicago suburb of Melrose Park was founded in 1882. Many Volga German families settled in and around Melrose Park.

Volga German Families: 

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

Amen
Dreher from Ober-Monjou
Krutsch from Stahl am Karaman
Ungefug from Meinhard

Pre-Volga Origin

Map showing the location of Melrose Park in the Chicago metropolitan area.
Source: Melrose Park, Illinois (Wikipedia)

Volga Colonies

Latitude: 49.820278
Longitude: 9.257222
Latitude: 50.569339
Longitude: 9.278163