Twin Falls, Twin Falls Co., Idaho

Twin Falls, Twin Falls Co., Idaho

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

Volga German Families: 

The following Volga German families settled in and around Twin Falls:

Mai from Kratzke
Traudt from Norka

Volga Colonies: 

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


- Sunset Memorial Park Cemetery (
- Twin Falls Cemetery (

Pre-Volga Origin

Volga Colonies

Latitude: 50.199722
Longitude: 9.111389
Latitude: 49.842708
Longitude: 8.826458