Runnymede, Saskatchewan

Includes the following communities: 
Runnymede, Saskatchewan
Togo, Saskatchewan
Kamsack, Saskatchewan
Veregin, Saskatchewan

Lutheran immigrants from the Volga settled in Runnymede. They organized a Lutheran parish in 1917 which joined with the Togo Lutherans in 1921, and both were served by an itinerant pastor based at Rhein.

Volga German Congregations: 

St. Paul Lutheran Church (in Togo)

Volga German Families: 

The following families are known to have settled in and around Runnymede:

Elsasser from Galka
Leis from Hussenbach
Nabe from Kraft
Staub from Hussenbach
Weitzel from Hussenbach

Volga Colonies: 

The Encyclopedia of Sasketchewan (online)

Pre-Volga Origin

Volga Colonies

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Longitude: 9.084300
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