Monument, Logan Co., Kansas

Names: 
Monument, Logan Co., Kansas
History: 

Volga German families from Russell, Barton, and Ellis Counties moved out to Gove County in search of more farm land.

Volga German Families: 

The following Volga German families settled in and around Monument:

Blehm from Shcherbakovka
Busch
Fink
Herdt from Friedenberg
Kammerer
Krause
Stoppel
Vogler
Wassemiller

Volga Colonies: 
Resources: 

- Monument Cemetery (findagrave.com)

Pre-Volga Origin

Monument Rocks in Gove County, Kansas.
Source: Kansas Geological Society.

Volga Colonies

Latitude: 54.441840
Longitude: 9.435464
Latitude: 49.719312
Longitude: 8.868860