Regional Interest Group:
Bessarabia & Dobrudscha Chapter (BESS)

Village Coordinators:

Elli Wise

Sangerowka, Bessarabia


  • Region: Black Sea
  • Area: Bessarabia
  • District: Akkerman
  • Rayon:
  • Founded: 1898
  • Religion: Evangelical Lutheran
  • Location: E-9 Stumpp Map
  • Longitute and Latitude:
  • Parish: Kishinev/Posttal
  • German Name: Sangerowka
  • Russian Name:
  • Ukrainian Name:

Founded in 1898 by villagers from Alt Elft, Dennewitz, Teplitz, and the mother colonies of Tschemtschelly, Neufall, and Neu Posttal. The land in the village was leased due to the low prices of leasing vs. buying land. There were 29 farms in Sangerowka.

From Catherine to Khruschev by Dr. Adam Giesinger (page 120)
Homeland Book of the Bessarabian Germans by Pastor Albert Kern, village history (pp. 174), list of MIA/deaths in WWI/II pp. 300-301.

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