Hoisington, Barton Co., Kansas

History: 

Many Volga German families settled in and around Hoisington.

Volga German Families: 

The following Volga German families settled in and around Hoisington:

Abel
Appel from Yagodnaya Polyana
Baker
Batt
Bechtel
Bechtold
Beck
Becker
Bender from Kratzke
Betz
Bitner
Bitter
Boese
Boger
Boxberger from Kratzke
Brack from Schönfeld
Brehm from Norka
Breit from Pfeifer
Decker
Degenhardt from Sewald
Deines from Kratzke
Demel
Denning
Desch from Pfeifer
Detter
Deutsch
Dewald from Hussenbach
Dietz from Kratzke
Dreher from Neu-Ober-Monjou
Dumler
Ehrlich from Shcherbakovka
Eichman
Eitel
Ernst from Moor
Eurich
Fanestil from Ober-Monjou
Flegler
Fritz
Funk
Gideon from Kratzke
Gross from Mariental
Haas
Hammerschmidt from Herzog
Hein
Heintz
Helwig
Herbel
Herdt
Herzog
Hill
Hoch
Hofferber
Hoffman
Hofmeister
Jacoby
Janke
Johannes
Jordan
Karst from Holstein
Keil from Eckheim
Kisner from Pfeifer
Klein
Koerber
Koerner
Kolb
Kraft
Kramer
Krieger
Krug from Kratzke
Kuhn from Herzog
Lehmann
Lehning
Lust
Maier / Meyer
Manweiler
Margheim from Merkel
Martin
Michaelis from Kratzke
Michel from Ährenfeld
Miller
Mills
Moore
Morgenstern
Muth
Naab
Niedens
Nuss
Ochs from Schönfeld
Pope / Popp
Reisbig
Resner
Rodie
Roesler
Romig
Rube
Rome from Herzog
Scheuerman
Schlegel from Schönfeld
Schmidt
Schneider
Schrader
Schultz
Schwab
Schwartzkopf from Dönhof
Schwien
Siegfried
Stecklein
Steinert
Steitz
Stenzel from Ährenfeld
Stettinger
Streck
Stricker
Templing from Kratzke
Tittel from Dietel
Uhrich
Urban from Kamenka
Voos
Wagner
Walker
Walter
Weber
Weigel from Herzog
Weimaster from Dietel
Wiesner from Kamenka
Wilhelm
Winter(s)
Wirtz
Wittig from Schönfeld
Wurth
Younger from Herzog
Zimmerman from Schönchen

Notable Individuals: 
Resources: 

1920 US Census - Barton County
Barton County Maps
Hoisington City Cemetery (FindAGrave.com)
St. John the Evangelist Catholic Cemetery (FindAGrave.com)
Barton County Obituaries

Pre-Volga Origin

Volga Colonies

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