|Birth: ||Jul. 1, 1890|
New Mexico, USA
|Death: ||Jan. 27, 1962|
Los Angeles County
Royden William Belcher was born on July 1, 1890, in Pinos Altos, Mexico before New Mexico's statehood. He was a son of Charles W. Belcher, born in Pennsylvania (1855-), and Mary Jane Dodd, born in Minnesota (1857-). Royden (Roy) was the fourth child in a family of 5 known children. His brothers and sisters were: Bert C. Belcher, born in Wyoming (1884-), Claude W. Belcher, born in Colorado (1886-), Ethel M. Belcher, born in Colorado (1887-), and Gladys M. Belcher, born in Mexico (1894-). The family had settled in Minnesota by 1900 where Roy's father is listed as a farmer.
About 1914, Roy married Nancy Dorabelle (Dora) Fertig, born in Minnesota (1888-1939), a daughter of David William Fertig, born in Indiana (1853-1913), and Emeline Emma Olson, born in Sweden (1861-1948).
Roy is listed with an occupation as a foreman in bridge work in different counties in Minnesota. Their known children were: David William Belcher (1916-1990), Leona Faye Belcher (1921-), and Royden A. Belcher (1925-), all born in Minnesota.
Roy died on Jan 27, 1962, in Los Angeles County, California.
Nancy Dorabelle Fertig Belcher (1888 - 1939)*
Created by: Shirley Bradley
Record added: Aug 01, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 40136881
In memory to the husband of my 1st cousin once removed, Dora (Fertig) Belcher.|
Olson Family Member
Added: Oct. 3, 2009