Browse Items (1 total) Tags: Jacob Herrman Browse All Browse by Tag Search Items Sort by: Title Creator Date Added Liebenthal, Rush County Jacob Herrman founded the land in Rush County, Kansas that came to be known as Liebenthal. The village of Liebenthal still stands today as the proud religious community ithas always been, but it has gotten considerably smaller. It is most likely… Tags: Big Timber Creek, Chad Miller, Fr. Rudolph Stollenwerk, Homestead Act, Jacob Herrman, Liebenthal, Lucille Dechant, Rev. George Herrman, Volga-German Featured Item The Legacy of Metz Farms in Sumner County, Kansas: 1870-2000 This paper details the history of Kansas as it relates to the farms owned by members of the Metz family.