Nisland, Butte Co., South Dakota
Nisland was settled by Volga German beet farmers responding to a opportunities brought about by a new irrigation project in 1905.
The following Volga German families are known to have settled in or around Nisland:
Dumler from Grimm
Rothermel from Katharinenstadt
- Sallet, Richard. Russian-German Settlement in the United States (Fargo, ND: North Dakota Institute for Regional Studies, 1974): 53.
Nisland Cemetery (findagrave.com)