- 1852 Kutschurgan census; Selz, Kandel, Baden, Strassburg,
Mannheim, Elsass; Saratov Archives; Fond 1166, Opus 1, Delo 58, pages 51-111;
published by the Kutschurgan Listserv; GRHS, Bismarck ND.
- Johannes Baumgartner Story and Genealogy, Bicentennial Edition,
1774-1974; Germans from Russia Heritage Collection; North Dakota State University
Libraries, Fargo ND.
- Our Wald Family Tree, by Father John Wald, S.V.D., and Leo
& Diane Wald, in conjunction with the Wald & Friends Family Reunion held on July
16 & 17, 1983 in East Grand Forks, Minnesota.
- Department of Commerce - Bureau of the Census, Fourteenth
Census of the United States - 1920 Population.
- Department of Commerce, Bureau of the Census, Fourteenth
Census of the United States - 1930.
- Ludwig H. Feist; ancestry.com, "Faist, Feist, Lauinger, Benson,
Bartel, Maier, Still Descendants family group sheet," compiled Dec 24, 2003 (firstname.lastname@example.org).
Filed on Ancestry.com.
- Family Listings of Elsass 1893; Odessa Archives as purchased
by GRHS, compiler. (Bismarck ND 58501-8115: Germans from Russia Heritage Society,).
- Ship manifest - SS Westernland; departed Antwerp December
9, 1899, arrived New York December 21, 1899. (Manifest included Christian Merk,
wife Eva, and children Jacob and Juliana. Destination was to brother-in-law
Johannes Baumgartner in North Dakota.) Ellis Island files.
- 1900 U.S. Census, Bureau of Census, Department of Commerce.
- U. S. Federal Census.
- Merck Family Tree family record document, January 1990;
Marie Hertz, 800 Birch Avenue, Harvey, ND 58341, (701) 324 4283 or 324-4374.
- Agnes Merck Schwan, "All Germans from Russian Background
must be related," e-mail message from () to Edward Merck,
September 16, 2002.
- FAMILY LISTINGS OF ELSASS, 1881 - Odessa Archives; published
by Germans from Russia Heritage Society, 2000. (Germans from Russia Heritage
Society, 2000; 1125 West Turnpike Avenue, Bismarck ND 58501).
- Descendants of Eva Baumgartner, by Dolores Welk Kline; provided
by Agnes Merck Schwan, Aberdeen SD, September 2004.
- Minnesota Death Index, 1908-2002 (Ancestry.com).
- Interview with Sister Catherine Merck, Mount Saint Benedict
Monastery, Crookston, Minnesota, USA.
- Ship Manifest - August Victoria, from Hamburg, Germany,
arrived New York on November 3, 1900; Ellis Island files.
- Kraft-Wald Family file at ancestry.com; Lorraine Kraft;
email@example.com; January 15, 2003.
- Ancestry.com file: Hyslop, Stuart, Forsyth, Leier, Schatz,
Mitzel, Evans, Gillespie, Kraft; Nick Hyslop, EHyslop@msn.com; August 2, 2003.
- Social Security Administration. Social Security Death Index,
Master File. Orem UT: Ancestry, Inc., 2000.
- George C. Meyer, compiler, Meyer Family Tree (http://www.gigacorp.net/~gcmeyer/:,
- George C. Meyer, http://www.gigacorp.net/~gcmeyer/ (http://www.gigacorp.net/~gcmeyer/
20 March 2004).
- GRHS files.