Moses Lake, Grant Co., Washington

Moses Lake, Grant Co., Washington

Moses Lake was originally called Neppel after the German town from which many of the early settlers had immigrated.  In 1938, it was renamed in honor of Chief Moses of the Sinkiuse tribe.  Many Volga Germans have settled in Moses Lake, Washington.

Volga German Families: 

The following Volga German families are known to have lived in and around Moses Lake:

Schmunk from Galka

Volga Colonies: 
Notable Individuals: 

- Moses Lake, Washington (Wikipedia)

Pre-Volga Origin

Map showing the location of Moses Lake in Grant County, Washington.
Source: Wikipedia.

Volga Colonies

Latitude: 49.750000
Longitude: 8.866667