I have researched my family history now for nearly 35 years….
Most of my ancestors are from the south of Russia, mainly the Crimea, [now the Ukraine] They were immigrants to Canada, western USA, and also Argentina, in the late 1800's and early 1900's. Most became farmers and prospered in their new homes.
Surnames I am researching include:
Inquiries are very welcome and usally email is answered daily. Feel free.
This homepage is currently undergoing revisions, and a BOOK is currently being formatted for publication for sale to relatives.
- Barbara Oberst (10 KB)
One of my cousins...
- Grandson Brandon Walz (39 KB)
Brandon aged two.[A thumbs up type of boy!]
- My brother Cameron 1997 (22 KB)
My brother Cameron.
- Mary ca1950 (4 KB)
Mary Feser--ca1950--died quite young too.
- Jordan YK 2004 (3 KB)
Fishing with Dad[Gordon Jr.] at Detah, NWT.
- Terry 1997 (3 KB)
- Cindy (23 KB)
My sister Cynthia
- Brandon YK 2004 fishing (62 KB)
Fishing with dad at Detah 2004
- Ashley 2001 (22 KB)
- My wife Anna (9 KB)
Anna ca 1988-- my rock for sure!
- Mia 2003 (23 KB)
School Pic 2003!
- Brandon (35 KB)
- Brother-in-law Leo Keller (3 KB)
Leo Keller, ca 1988
- Mia 2003 (23 KB)
Granddaughter Mia--a pretty gal!
- David 2002 (2 KB)
My nephew David Oberst.
- Our Wedding (231 KB)
Our Wedding Picture---1962, taken in Saskatoon.
- Hayley-2004 (24 KB)
Hayley-2004--growing up fast!
- Ami (22 KB)
- Anna Mary Obrigewitsch-- my paternal biological gm (3 KB)
My biological paternal grandmother--died in the 1918 Spanish 'flu epidemic, at age 26.
- Phydime & Phylomine [Poulin] (2 KB)
Great grandparents of Candide Poulin
- Ed2002 Cape Breton (1 KB)
Uncle Ed Oberst- 2002
- Grandma Oberst and Walz grandchildren, ca1955. (43 KB)
Grandma Oberst and Walz grandchildren[Helen's], taken at farm south of Major, Sask.
- Alec Ruthven Family (21 KB)
- Scott (13 KB)
- Gordon's Parents (42 KB)
Wedding photo of Leo+Helen[Oberst] Walz
- My paternal great grandmother Elizabeth Galwas. (21 KB)
Elizabeth Galwas, d.1951
- Cordin Schan and Ethan Kelvin Steinke (1067 KB)
My great nephews!!
- The Ruthven clan!! (1093 KB)
This is Billy Ruthven and family! Daughter Vawn'sinlaws.
- Walz 7 (10 KB)
Wendelin Walz + Elisabeta Galwas et al
- Ashley 2005 (26 KB)
School Pic 2005
- Pic.Hourglass 1-Jun-2003 (44 KB)
Gordon's new tree....
- Kendall 2005 (28 KB)
Grandson Kendall Gordon 2005
- Johannes Obrigewitsch ca 1900 (13 KB)
My maternal g grandfather.
- Brother-in-law Jerry (15 KB)
Brother-in-law Jerry Schan-killed in indus. accident 1974
- Barbara Oberst (2 KB)
My maternal grandmother.
- ca 2000 (33 KB)
Vawn & Fred...
- Brandon 98 (17 KB)
Grandson Brandon--all dressed up!
- Martin + Frances Walz (27 KB)
Martin Holding eldest grandson!
- Frank Keller (87 KB)
Frank Keller--from my wife Anna's side of the family.
- Volga Bergseitie (35 KB)
GER_Rus ancestral villages [West of Volga]
- Ethan Steinke (7 KB)
Baby picture 2000[my great nephew!]
- Volga Weisenseite (49 KB)
Ger_Rus ancestral villages to east of Volga
- Robert Sr 1--Wedding, Bob+Vera (62 KB)
Vera's remarriage after Jerry's passing.
- Rose Oberst (1 KB)
My aunt, died young, at ca1951.