Mariental, Lapa Municipality, Paraná
The colony of Mariental was settled by Volga Germans on 14 April 1879. German colonists from Bukovina also settled there.
The following Volga German families settled in and around Mariental:
Biehl from Zug
Hammerschmidt from Zug
Hornüng from Luzern
Mildenberger from Preuss
Tieder from Wittmann
- Schwab, Carlos Alberto. Resumo Histórico e Genealogia dos Alemães do Volga. Ponta Grossa, Brazil: C.A. Schwab, 1997.