German's from Berrasina RN PL South Russia. Decendents of Christian Kempf and Barbara Nitzke boorn in Russia. Their son Christian born 6-2-1852 married Christina Valentine they immegrated in 1903 from Andwar, Holland on the ship Kemelin to St. John Canada along with their 8 children. They homesteaded in Coleharbor, ND. Christian died 12-11-1928, and Christina died 06-13-1939.