Centenario,
Departamento Paraná,
Entre Ríos Province
Names
Apeadero Colonia Centenario; Centenario; Colonia Centenario
Location
31°51' S 59°59' W
History
      Colonia Centenario was founded about 1911 near Viale. The first major Volga German construction in this colony was a church for the Congregation of the Rio de la Plata. Most of the inhabitants of Centenario were Italian immigrants.
Volga German Families
      The following Volga German families are known to have settled in Colonia Centenario:
Buxmann
Heinze
Hock
Hoffmann
Popp
Strauss
Volga German Congregations
      There is a church in Colonia Centenario that is affiliated with the Iglesia Evangélica del Río de la Plata (IERP). There is also a Seventh Day Adventist congregation outside of town.
Sources:
Elena Vega Stehle
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Last updated on 14 December 2012.