Filming for the Germans from Russia Foodways Videotape
Prairie Public Television
Theresa Kuntz Bachmeier Making Cheese Buttons (Käse Knöpfla)
Rugby, North Dakota
Theresa, who is first generation Germans from Russia, was born at Blumenfeld, ND, on April 10, 1909. Her late husband was George Bachmeier. Theresa has nine children including seven daughters and two sons. She is the daughter of Engelbert Kuntz and Elizabeth Duchscherer. Engelebert was born at Elsass and Elizabeth at Mannheim, both of the Black Sea Kutschurgan Catholic villages, South Russia, today near Odessa, Ukraine.