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.
The following Volga German families are known to have settled in and around Newell:
Dumler from Grimm
Keil from Katharinental
- Sallet, Richard. Russian-German Settlement in the United States (Fargo, ND: North Dakota Institute for Regional Studies, 1974): 53.