Bender Hill, Russell Co., Kansas

Includes the following communities: 
Bender Hill, Russell Co., Kansas

The Bender Hill community is located in southern Russell County, Kansas. It is named after the Bender family from Kratzke which settled there in 1876.

Volga German Families: 

The following Volga German families settled in the Bender Hill community:

Bender from Kratzke
Blehm from Kratzke
Deines from Kratzke
Dietz from Kratzke
Flegler from Dietel
Krug from Kratzke
Maier from Kratzke
Schwein / Schwien from Kratzke
Stricker from Shcherbakovka


- Bender Hill Cemetery (
- Bender Hill Cemetery (USGW Tombstones)
- Trinity Lutheran Cemetery (FindAGrave)

Pre-Volga Origin

Volga Colonies

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