Newell, Butte Co., South Dakota

Includes the following communities: 
Newell, Butte Co., South Dakota

In 1905, Newell was settled by Volga German beet farmers responding to a opportunities brought about by a new irrigation project.

Volga German Families: 

The following Volga German families are known to have settled in and around Newell:

Dumler from Grimm
Keil from Katharinental
Knaub from Merkel

Volga Colonies: 

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

Pre-Volga Origin

Volga Colonies

Latitude: 49.735210
Longitude: 8.738512
Latitude: 49.066667
Longitude: 8.900000