Forbes Centennial Book: 1905 - 2005: Blessings of the Land

Wilma Flakoll and Paul Flakoll, Editors, Forbes Centennial Book Committee, Forbes, North Dakota, J & M Companies, Gwinner, North Dakota, 2005, 436 pages

The Germans from Russia Heritage Collection is pleased to provide the centennial book for Forbes located in south central North Dakota. The book include Forbes, Whitestone Battlefield, Dickey County, ND, McPherson County, SD, and the 1955 Forbes 75th Jubilee histories with many photographs. The July 2-4, 2005 centennial photographs are also included. There is a Family Histories Index.

The extensive Family Histories Section includes these German names: Aman, Baer, Balliet, Bertsch. Bohl, Brandenburger, Bucholz, Dewald, Dockter, Engel, Eszlinger, Feickert, Flagel, Guenther, Haas, Hauck, Heinrich, Henke, Hochhalter, Hoffman, Hoffner, Holsworth, Isaak, Jerke, Kauk, Kempf, Kirschman, Klipfel, Klotzbucher, Knopp, Koecher, Koehler, Koenig, Maier, Merkel, Meyer, Miller, Mock, Mueller, Netzke, Neu, Beygardtm Nitschke, Pahl, Rall, Rath, Rutschke, Schaefer, Schlenker, Schlipe, Schock, Schrum, Schwarz, Selzle, Silbernagel, Stoebner, Strobel, Uecker, Wachter, Wagemann, Wagner, Walz, Weber, Weisser, Whelan, Wolf, Wolff, and Zahn.

Distant view of Forbes, ND.
Delivering cream to Forbes Cemetery, 1908.
Elevators and Salzer Lumber Company and a load of shingles.
Hauling grain into Forbes.


Forbes Centennial Book: 1905 - 2005

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