San Miguel, Departamento Nogoyá, Entre Ríos Province

Names: 
Colonía San Miguel
San Miguel
History: 

San Miguel was founded on 21 May 1899.

The following from Valle María and surrounding area were founders of Colonía San Miguel:

  • Antonio Seib
  • Adán Gassmann
  • Miguel Neiff
  • Eduardo Oberlein
  • José Dreher
  • Matías Gassmann
  • Pedro Neiff
  • Conrado Krapp (from El Chaleco)
  • Pedro Schunk
  • Federico Schweigert
  • José Gerstner
  • Nicolás Kessler
  • Andrés Krapp
  • Felipe Derfler (from El Chaleco)
Volga German Congregations: 

Iglesia San Miguel Arcángel served the area residents.

Volga German Families: 

The following Volga German families are known to have settled in Colonía San Miguel:

  • Derfler
  • Dreher
  • Gassmann
  • Gerstner
  • Kessler
  • Krapp
  • Neiff
  • Oberlein
  • Schunk
  • Schweigert
  • Seib
Resources: 

- Britos, Orlando. Alemanes del Volga, el pueblo que emigró dos veces
- Elena Vega Stehle

Pre-Volga Origin