Jerome, Jerome Co., Idaho

Includes the following communities: 
Jerome, Jerome Co., Idaho

Volga Germans seeking work in the sugar beet industry settled the Jerome area.

Volga German Families: 

The following Volga German families settled in and around Jerome, Idaho:

Goetz from Herzog
Kolb from Laub
Ostermiller from Beideck
Worster from Schilling


- Sallet, Richard. Russian-German Settlement in the United States (Fargo, ND: North Dakota Institute for Regional Studies, 1974): 53.


- Jerome Cemetery (

Pre-Volga Origin

Volga Colonies

Latitude: 50.241111
Longitude: 11.328056
Latitude: 49.623056
Longitude: 10.668610
Latitude: 49.193027
Longitude: 8.933828