Parera, Departamento Gualeguaychú, Entre Ríos Province

Includes the following communities: 
Faustio M. Parera
F. M. Parera

Parera is a small village located just south of Urdinarrain. Its full name is Faustio M. Parera.

Volga German Congregations: 

Volga German families living in Parera founded Zion Congregational Church.

Volga German Families: 

The following Volga German families, originally from the colony of Huck, are known to have settled there:

  • Bohl
  • Eckerdt
  • Huck
  • Sack
  • Scheffer
  • Schultheis
  • Sittner
  • Schlotthauer
  • Weigandt

In 1926, several of these families moved to Villa Carlota bei Gualeguaychú (now called Colonia El Potrero).


Zubia Schultheis, Fabian.

Pre-Volga Origin

Map showing location of Parera in Entre Ríos.

Zion Congregational Church in Parera.
Source: Cristian Verseckas.

Sign for Parera at the old train station.
Source: Rodolfo Julio Velázquez.

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