Looking for info on AUGUSTA RETZLAFF.Immigrated to Minnesota/Wisconsin in about 1877-1880.AUGUSTA married FRED ROHDE/RHODE and settled in Minnetrista Minnesota.
AUGUSTA had a daughter BERTHA RETZLAFF before this marriage who initially stayed in Germany, but eventually immigrated in 1893 and came to Minnesota to be reunited with her mother. (Ship "Gellert" from Hamburg)
It is rumored that AUGUSTA had a twin sister in Germany & that both sisters became pregnant with the same German Military Officer's children.
AUGUSTA was born May 14, 1852 according to her gravestone in Watertown Minnesota.
ANY info on this RETZLAFF family would be greatly appreciated!! (Other spellings have included: RETZLOFF RETZLAW, RITZLOFF, RITZLAF)