The town of St. Francis was officially founded in 1887.
The following families are known to have settled in Cheyenne Co., Kansas, in or near St. Francis:
VOLGA GERMAN PARISHES
There are, and have been, Volga German families affiliated with the following parishes in Cheyenne Co., Kansas:
Hope Valley Lutheran Church
Immanuel Lutheran Church
St. Francis Catholic Church
There were many German families from the Black Sea who settled in Cheyenne County.
History of St. Francis (Official Website)