Ransom, Ness Co., Kansas

Includes the following communities: 
Ransom, Ness Co., Kansas
Brownell, Ness Co., Kansas
History: 

Volga German families settled in and around Ransom.

Volga German Families: 

The following Volga German families settled in and around Ransom:

Bahm from Kutter
Basgall
Breit
Dinkel from Herzog
Eichmann from Schwab
Engel
Foos from Friedenfeld
Herman / Herrman from Liebental
Hertel from Ober-Monjou
Kraft from Shcherbakovka
Kreutzer from Liebental
Mai
Paul from Mariental
Pfannenstiel
Randa from Liebental
Rohr from Mariental
Rupp from Ober-Monjou
Schell
Schoeppel (Kreutzer) from Liebental
Schreiner from Herzog
Schuckman / Schupman from Schönchen
Schwartzkopf from Dönhof
Sewald
Stecklein from Zug
Steinert from Eckheim
Stricker
Younger from Herzog
Werth from Schönchen
Zimmerman from Schönchen

Resources: 

- Ransom Cemetery (findagrave.com)
- St. Aloysius Cemetery (findagrave.com)

Pre-Volga Origin

Volga Colonies

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