Oral History Interview Form

Elsie Wagner


Oral History Interview
Germans from Russia Heritage Collection
North Dakota Institute for Regional Studies
North Dakota State University Libraries
P.O. Box 5599
Fargo, ND 58105-5599 U.S.A.

Tel: 701-231-8416
Fax: 701-231-7138
E-mail: Michael.Miller@ndsu.edu

1. Today's date: 10 June 2000
2. Your name: Elsie Gackle Wagner
3. Present address: Available upon request to Michael Miller
4. Phone number: Available upon request to Michael Miller
5. Date of birth: 28 February 1904
6. Place of birth: Fredonia, North Dakota
7. Name of spouse: Louis Wagner
8. Date of Marriage: 10 April 1929, Fredonia, North Dakota
9. Father's name: Gottfred Gackle
10. Father's date of birth and place of birth: Born 5 August 1861, in Alt Postal, Bessarabia, Russia
11 Mother's name and maiden name: Rosina Dittos
12 Mother's date of birth and place of birth: Born 21 June 1864, in Alt Postal, Bessarabia, Russia
13 Name of village in South Russia or Bessarabia of your father's ancestors: Alt Postal, Bessarabia; Bernbach, Baden-Württemberg, Germany
14 Name of village in South Russia or Bessarabia of your mother's ancestors: Alt Postal, Bessarabia
15 Your occupation: Farm wife/mother
16 Father's occupation: Farmer
17 Mother's occupation: Farm wife/mother
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