Sublimity, Marion Co., Oregon

Sublimity Marion Co., Oregon

A group of Volga German Catholic families from Ellis Co., Kansas, settled in Sublimity and the surrounding area.

Volga German Congregations: 

St. Boniface Catholic Church

Volga German Families: 

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

Burghardt from Pfeifer
Etzel from Pfeifer
Hafner from Pfeifer
Lambrecht from Pfeifer
Rohwein from Kamenka
Schaab / Schab from Semenovka
Schwindt from Kamenka
Toepfer from Fischer


- Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Cemetery in Jordan (
- St. Boniface Catholic Cemetery in Sublimity (

Pre-Volga Origin

St. Boniface Catholic Church
Sublimity, Oregon

Volga Colonies

Latitude: 50.992698
Longitude: 9.451937