Gage, Ellis Co., Oklahoma

Names: 
Gage, Ellis Co., Oklahoma
History: 

Settlement of Gage began in 1893 with the opening of the Cherokee Strip. It incorporated in 1904, and named for a Chicago railroad financier.

In 1901, the opening of the Kiowa-Comanche-Apache lands brought Volga German farmers to the area.

Volga German Families: 

The following Volga German families are known to have settled in and around Gage:

Dewald

Sources: 

Everett, Dianna. "Gage," Encyclopedia of Oklahoma History and Culture (www.okhistory.org)

Resources: 

Pre-Volga Origin

Gage Train Depot (1906)