|Birth: ||Dec. 29, 1853|
|Death: ||Sep. 26, 1913|
David William Fertig was born Dec 29, 1853, in Harrison County, Indiana, to parents Jacob Fertig, born in Virginia (1809-1868), and Nancy Matilda Cook, born in Kentucky (1826-1868). David's known brothers and sisters (all born in Indiana) include: half-sister Elizabeth Catherine Fertig-Kirk (1839-), and Anna M. Fertig-Hedden (ca 1851-), Rev Thomas Henry Fertig (1855-1933), Jacob S. Fertig (ca 1857-), and James Fertig (1859-).
David moved to Minnesota prior to 1880 and worked as a laborer. He met Emeline Emma Olson (1861-1948) and on Dec 28, 1883, in Hallock, Minnesota, they were married. They settled in Kittson County and had ten children: Mamie C. Fertig-Horne (1885-1978), Jacob Stanton Fertig (1886-1957), 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-), Mabel Irene Fertig-Smilanich (1901-1985), and Ellis Raymond Fertig (1906-1993).
David died Sep 26, 1913, in Minnesota and is buried in the Red River Lutheran Cemetery.
Emeline Ingeborg Olson Fertig (1861 - 1948)
Mamie C. Fertig Horne (1885 - 1978)*
Jacob Stanton Fertig (1886 - 1957)*
Nancy Dorabelle Fertig Belcher (1888 - 1939)*
Ingri Fertig (1890 - 1890)*
Walter William Fertig (1891 - 1959)*
Charles A Fertig (1893 - 1964)*
John Laurence Fertig (1896 - 1942)*
Annie L Fertig Hansen (1898 - 1976)*
Ellis Raymond Fertig (1906 - 1993)*
Red River Cemetery
Created by: Shirley Bradley
Record added: Jul 12, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 39367595
In memory of the husband of my grandaunt, Emeline "Emma" (Olson) Fertig.|
Olson Family Member
Added: Oct. 3, 2009