Melbeta, Scotts Bluff Co., Nebraska

Includes the following communities: 
Melbeta, Scotts Bluff Co., Nebraska
History: 

Following development of the sugar beet industry in the area, Volga Germans settled in and around Melbeta.

Volga German Families: 

The following Volga German families settled in and around Melbeta, Nebraska:

Eisenach from Frank
Foos from Dietel
Hopp from Frank
Reisig from Shcherbakovka
Tripple from Warenburg

Sources: 

- Sallet, Richard. Russian-German Settlement in the United States (Fargo, ND: North Dakota Institute for Regional Studies, 1974): 52.

Resources: 

Creighton Valley Cemetery (findagrave.com)

Pre-Volga Origin

Volga Colonies

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