Yakima, Yakima Co., Washington

Includes the following communities: 
Yakima, Yakima Co., Washington
Wapato, Yakima Co., Washington
Moxee, Yakima Co., Washington
Selah, Yakima Co., Washington
Harrah, Yakima Co., Washington
History: 

Many Volga German families in the Yakima Valley of central Washington.

Volga German Families: 

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

Achziger from Kolb
Adler from Kolb
Artzer from Sewald
Balzer from Wiesenmüller
Bastrom from Frank
Becker
Bender from Kratzke
Benzel from Kautz
Besel from Hussenbach
Borgens from Frank
Breitgham from Kolb
Deines from Kratzke
Dillman from Norka
Ditter from Frank
Eichler from Neu-Dönhof
Foos from Merkel
Frank
Friehauf from Norka
Gettmann
Green from Neu-Norka & Norka
Heilbrun from Dietel
Heimbigner
Hein from Frank
Herbst
Hert from Alexanderdorf (Caucasus)
Hofferber from Frank
Hoffman from Balzer
Horst
Kanzler from Kolb
Kindsvater
Kissler
Knopp
Koch
Kreining
Lesser from Frank
Lust from Yagodnaya Polyana
Melcher from Brunnental
Pfeif from Frank
Pister from Merkel
Rehn
Reiber from Kolb
Rohn from Walter
Rommel from Hussenbach
Rosenow
Ruff
Schiffelbein from Streckerau
Schneider
Schoessler
Schreiber from Norka
Sittner
Steinbock from Köhler
Treise from Wiesenmüller
Trupp
Wilhelm
Winters
Woitt from Walter
Wolsborn from Frank
Zier from Dietel

Notable Individuals: 
Resources: 

- 1920 Federal Census of Yakima County (Eugene Jenkins)
- Grandview Cemetery (Block 1) (Block 2)
- Terrace Heights Memorial Park (findagrave.com)

Pre-Volga Origin

Volga Colonies

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