If anyone can help me find more information past Martin, or more information on the kids, Karl, Millie, etc.
HISTORY OF THE CARL SAUER FAMILY (as recorded by Ken Sauer, May 2002)
1. FAMILY BACKGROUND (most compiled by my cousin the late Ron Sauer)
My grandfather, Martin Sauer, born December 13th, 1861 in Satulmare, Bukowina, Romania
married Elizabeth Sahling born December 10th, 1864 in Galizian, Poland had eight children
as follows from the eldest to the youngest (present location given if known):
1.1 William (born 1892) – now deceased; lived in Fox Valley/Kindersley, Sask.
1.2 John (born 1894) – now deceased; lived in Regina, Sask.
1.3 Frank (born 1896) – now deceased; lived in New Westminster, B.C.
1.4 Elizabeth (born 1898) – now deceased; lived near Kindersley, Sask.
1.5 Carl Sauer (born 1899) – now deceased; lived in Fox Valley, Sask.
1.6 Joseph (born 1902) – now deceased; lived near Kelowna, B.C.
1.7 Anton (Tony) (born 1905) – now deceased; lived in Medicine Hat, AB
1.8 Emily (born 1908) – now deceased; lived in Wells, B.C.
The family emigrated from Romania in 1911, first settling in the area of Southey,
Saskatchewan; later most of the family settled in the Fox Valley area. Bill continued to farm
and do carpentry work in the region, while Carl rented a farm, then moved into the town and
worked in a grocery store, and an Imperial Oil dealership; Tony farmed and did mechanical
work in a garage in Fox Valley, later moving to Medicine Hat where he continued with Beny