Preston, Caroline Co., Maryland

Includes the following communities: 
Preston, Caroline Co., Maryland

Volga German immigrants from Yagodnaya-Polyana settled in and around Preston and nearby Federalsburg.

Volga German Families: 

The following Volga German families are known to have settled in and around Preston:

  • Fuchs from Yagodnaya-Polyana
  • Goehring from Yagodnaya-Polyana
  • Nepert from Yagodnaya-Polyana
  • Schmick from Yagodnaya-Polyana
Volga Colonies: 

- Schmick, William G. From the Steppes to the Land of Pleasant Living: A History of the John W. Schmick Family (1987).


- Junior Order Cemetery (FindAGrave)

Pre-Volga Origin

Volga Colonies

Latitude: 49.803889
Longitude: 7.541111
Latitude: 50.286296
Longitude: 9.111384