Timken, Rush Co., Kansas

Names: 
Timken, Rush Co., Kansas
History: 

Timken was named after a land speculator, Henry Timken, who had originally purchased the land on which the town was founded.

Volga German families settled in and around Timken.

Surnames: 
Volga German Families: 

The following Volga German families settled in and around Timken:

Huenergardt from Stephan

Volga Colonies: 

Pre-Volga Origin

Volga Colonies

Latitude: 50.607778
Longitude: 9.225000