Many Volga Germans moved to the Owosso, Michigan, area to work in the sugar beet industry. The Owosso Sugar Company factory was constructed in 1902.
VOLGA GERMAN CONGREGATIONS
VOLGA GERMAN FAMILIES
The following Volga German families are known to have settled in and around Owosso:
Oak Hill Cemetery (FindAGrave.com)
Owosso, Michigan (Wikipedia)
Owosso Sugar Company (shiawasseehistory.com)