Batesland, Shannon Co., South Dakota

Names: 
Batesland, Shannon Co., South Dakota
History: 

Batesland was settled in 1923 by Volga Germans moving there from the Scottsbluff area in Nebraska.

Sources: 

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

Pre-Volga Origin