Buffalo, Harper Co., Oklahoma

Names: 
Buffalo, Harper Co., Oklahoma
History: 

The town of Buffalo was staked out in 1907 and became the county seat the following year. It was named after nearby Buffalo Creek.

Volga German Congregations: 

Zion Lutheran Church (NE of Buffalo)

Surnames: 
Volga German Families: 

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

Dies
Hinther
Hopp
Huenergardt
Krenz from Holstein
Martin from Holstein
Miller
Ring from Dietel
Stieben / Stebbens
Yauk from Holstein

Volga Colonies: 
Sources: 

Bamburg, Maxine. "Buffalo," Encyclopedia of Oklahoma History and Culture (www.okhistory.org)

Resources: 

High Point Cemetery (FindAGrave)
Hopewell Cemetery (FindAGrave)
Lutheran Cemetery, Harper Co. (Oklahoma Cemeteries)
Zion Lutheran Cemetery (FindAGrave)

Pre-Volga Origin

Volga Colonies