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William Spencer Fisher
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Birth: Jul. 1, 1844
Rutland County
Vermont, USA
Death: May 22, 1900
Brookings County
South Dakota, USA

William Fisher served in the Civil War. After the war, he moved to Mondovi Wisconsin with his brother Charles, where he married Emma Rowe and began raising his family. He was a banker, and when the railroads opened into Dakota Territory, he moved his family to Volga South Dakota where he was president of the Volga Bank. He died young of a heart attack. His children spread from coast to coast, with Roy Spencer Fisher settling in Seattle Washington, William Rowe Fisher moving to Los Angeles California (where wife Emma also moved and died), Lyle Ebenezer Fisher, who worked for the railroad, working from Minnesota to Texas, Martha Ada Fisher, who never married but worked at the YWCA and then taught school in Bemidji Minnesota, Lillian Mabel Fisher who married George Harrison Durand and lived in Yankton South Dakota, and Frank Cyril Fisher, who Attended Oberlin College and was a lawyer in New York City. 
Family links: 
  Ebenezer Fisher (1814 - 1889)
  Mary Nichols Fisher (1813 - 1848)
  Lillian Mabel Fisher Durand (1870 - 1952)*
  Roy Spencer Fisher (1876 - 1945)*
  Martha Ada Fisher (1878 - 1942)*
  William Rowe Fisher (1890 - 1944)*
  Frank Cyril Fisher (1893 - 1967)*
  William Spencer Fisher (1844 - 1900)
  Mary Fisher Mailhiot (1851 - 1886)**
  Melvin Ebenezer Fisher (1865 - 1932)**
*Calculated relationship
Hillside Cemetery
Brookings County
South Dakota, USA
Created by: Greg Kimberley
Record added: Feb 10, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 47961452
William Spencer Fisher
Added by: Greg Kimberley
William Spencer Fisher
Added by: Greg Kimberley
William Spencer Fisher
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