Aurora, Kane Co., Illinois

Includes the following communities: 
Aurora, Kane Co., Illinois

The city of Aurora is located about 35 miles west of Chicago. Many of the Volga Germans in Aurora came from Josefstal and Marienfeld.

Volga German Families: 

The following Volga German families settled in and around Aurora, Illinois:

Al(l)way from Göbel
Schaab from Josefstal

Volga Colonies: 

- Sallet, Richard. Russian-German Settlement in the United States (Fargo, ND: North Dakota Institute for Regional Studies, 1974): 62.
- USA Settlement List (Patricia Miller)

Pre-Volga Origin

Volga Colonies

Latitude: 50.291695
Longitude: 9.829785