Belle Fourche, Butte Co., South Dakota
Belle Fourche was settled by Volga German immigrants who came to work in the sugar beet fields that were made possible by an irrigation project in 1905.
The following Volga German families are known to have settled in or around Belle Fourche:
Keil from Katharinental
Kindsfater from Dietel
Rothermel from Katharinenstadt
- Sallet, Richard. Russian-German Settlement in the United States (Fargo, ND: North Dakota Institute for Regional Studies, 1974): 53.
Pine Slope Cemetery (findagrave.com)