Ballantine, Yellowstone Co., Montana

Names: 
Ballantine, Yellowstone Co., Montana
History: 

The village of Ballantine was laid out in 1907 as part of the Huntley Project. Many Volga German families settled in and around Ballantine.

Surnames: 
Volga German Families: 

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

Batt
Baum
Becker
Foos
Fox from Kautz
Gabel
Giesick
Hill from Walter
Hofferber
Johannes
Karst
Kembel
Knaub from Kautz
Lackman from Dietel
Michaelis/Michalies from Kratzke
Oblander
Propp
Reiter
Staley from Kautz
Vogel

Volga Colonies: 
Sources: 

- Sallet, Richard. Russian-German Settlement in the United States (Fargo, ND: North Dakota Institute for Regional Studies, 1974): 51.

Resources: 

- Pleasantview Cemetery (findagrave)

Volga Colonies

Latitude: 50.652052
Longitude: 9.162438