|Birth: ||Dec. 29, 1886|
|Death: ||Apr. 1, 1957|
Jacob Stanton Fertig was born Dec 29, 1886 in Red River, Kittson County, Minnesota, to parents David William Fertig, born in Indiana (1853-1913), and Emeline Emma Olson, born in Sweden (1861-1948).
Jacob was the second child in a family of ten children. His brothers and sisters were: Mamie C. Fertig-Horne (1885-1978), Nancy Dorabelle Fertig-Belcher (1888-1939), Walter William Fertig (1891-1959), Ingri Fertig, died in infancy, Charles Alexander Fertig (1893-1964), John Laurence Fertig (1896-1942), Anna L. Fertig-Hansen (1898-1976), Mabel Irene Fertig-Smilanich (1901-1985), and Ellis Raymond Fertig (1906-1993), all born in Minnesota.
On Nov 26, 1913, in Hallock, Minnesota, Jacob married Sena Julia Haugen, born in Minnesota (1892-1968). Sena was a daughter of Hans Haugen (1857-1908), and Maria Johnson (1859-1947), both born in Norway.
Jacob and Sena lived in Minnesota for a few years, moved to North Dakota for a short time, and settled again in Tegner, Kittson County into a life of farming.
Jacob and Sena had eight children. Doris Harriet Fertig-Meek, (1914-2009), Donald W. Fertig (1915-2002), Arnold Hayes Fertig (1917-1984), Evelyn Margaret Fertig-Gravgaard-Wolfe (1918-1983), Harris Kenneth Fertig (1921-1991), Glen LaMar Fertig (1923-2010), Rodney LuAllen Fertig (1926-1964), and the youngest was Keith Fertig.
Jacob died on Apr 1, 1957, in Kittson County and is buried in Greenwood Cemetery with his wife and other family members.
David William Fertig (1853 - 1913)
Emeline Ingeborg Olson Fertig (1861 - 1948)
Sena Julia Haugen Fertig (1892 - 1968)
Donald Wentzel Fertig (1915 - 2002)*
Arnold Hayes Fertig (1917 - 1984)*
Evelyn Margaret Fertig Wolfe (1918 - 1983)*
Harris Kenneth Fertig (1921 - 1991)*
Glen LaMar Fertig (1923 - 2010)*
Rodney LuAllan Fertig (1926 - 1964)*
Jacob S. Fertig
Maintained by: Shirley Bradley
Originally Created by: ShaneO
Record added: Jun 02, 2009
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