Omaha, Douglas Co., Nebraska
Many of the early Volga German settlers to Nebraska were poor and could not afford to buy farmland, so they resettled from places like Sutton to Omaha where they could find employment.
The following Volga German families settled in and around Omaha:
Deines from Norka
Strasheim from Frank
Zier from Dietel
- Sallet, Richard. Russian-German Settlement in the United States (Fargo, ND: North Dakota Institute for Regional Studies, 1974): 43.