Deaths, Births, Marriages and other items from
the Portal International 1904 - 1936
Note: complete from 1904 to Dec 1921
Notes: The first date is when the item appeared in the newspaper.
It is assumed that the towns that are named in the articles, without
a state, are located in North Dakota.
Jan 1, 1904 Annie Graves was shot and killed
by her husband, William Graves on Monday, 28 Dec 1903. Couple has
contemplated divorce. She was killed in front of her children
ages 2, 3, and 5. Husband sent to Minot. Children cared for
by Mr. And Mrs. James Mitchell. Service in school house, burial in
cemetery south of town.
Jan 1, 1904 Emma Gladness Finzel Born 23 Dec and died
25 Dec, aged 2 days. Parents Mr. And Mrs. Mike Finzel. Service
by Rev George Roddick.
Jan 8, 1904 W. C. Putnam, Farms and Merchants Bank
Died Monday 4 Jan 1904. Age about 50. Wife and one son.
Burial site not noted.
Jan 15, 1904 Alfred Offord, 22 died in fire in building
owned by LaFlame Brothers. He had two sisters at Oxbow.
Jan 22, 1904 Alfred Offord buried 21 Jan , relatives could
not be found.
Feb 5, 1904 Reed, only child of Editor of Flaxton
Eagle and his wife, died 24 Jan 1904 at age 6 months , born about 28
July 1903. and one week. Service at home by Rev Brandser, burial
delayed because ground was frozen. Burial on Wednesday.
Feb 12, 1904 Marriage: Frank Giesen and Miss
Elva Wood 10 Feb at St. Agnes Catholic, in Kenmare.
Feb 12 1904 Mrs. Carl Tetzlaff (Emma Pasche)
died 5 Feb of Consumption. Born 5 Dec 1874 in German. At age
7, her parents, August and Ernestine Pasche moved to Mayville, Wisconsin.
In 1892 they moved to Good Thunder, Minnesota. She married Carl
Tetzlaff there in 1899. Lived Elkton, S.D. for 2 years. In
1902 moved to farm 15 miles west of Portal. Husband, 2 small children,
5 brothers and 2 sisters survive. Rev Stolt officiated. Burial
at home. Note: reburial in 1908 at St. John Lutheran, Larson
Feb 19, 1904 (copy of paper blurred) John Culon (?)
“Pat Murphy” died 12 Feb (/) of stroke. Age 71. Burial in
cemetery south of town yesterday. Service by Father Wagner, Kemare.
March 4, 1904 Kenneth Ingle, only child of Mr. And Mrs.
Ingle, died 26 Feb 1904. Child was born about Jan 2, 1904. Service
and burial North side. By Rev Mr. Clark.
April 1, 1904 Body of Mrs. Graves (see Jan 1, 1904)
exhumed and autopsy done to prove she was shot in face or in breast.
She was shot in breast.
April 15, 1904 Tim Looney found dead near Farmers Elevator
on April 9. Coroner ruled death due to whiskey and exposure.
Friends Pat Mahoney and Chris Keller provided a burial at their expense.
May 13, 1904 Otto Stibbs, 3 miles west of Flaxton,
died last Sunday evening, May 9, 1904.
Jan 6, 1905 Viria Viola Crandall, 5 miles west of
Portal, died 2 Jan 1905 of pneumonia. Child of Mrs. C. Crandall.
Child was 2 years old. Niece of Wallace R. Crandall of Portal.
Feb 10, 1905 Marriage: Bridget Green and Amrose
Daley, both of Portal, at Kenmare Catholic Feb 7 1905.
Mar 3,1905 Marriage: Anthony Chezik and Gertrude Wood
at bride’s home 6 miles east of Portal on March 1, 1905, by Father Wagner.
Daughter of Thomas Wood.
Mar 3, 1905 Marriage Mina F. more and Albert Shinoe,
Columbus, by Justice of Peace John Mathews, March 1, 1905 at Portal.
May 12, 1905 Female Bechard, age 9, 8 miles south of Portal,
poisoned accidentally on 10 May. Daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Bechard.
Services and burial not cited..
May 26, 1905 Mrs. Rose Aiken, 87, died at home in Portal
18 May 1905. Husband and three sons survive. Services and
burial not cited.
June 2, 1905 Male Erdman, 9 months, son of Mr. and Mrs. Frd
Erdman, died on 31 May 1905. Service held last Thursday. Private
burial in Portal Twp.
June 9, 1905 Mrs. Samuel Paulson (Andrea) died 31 May
1905. Husband and three children survive. Burial at Underwood, Minnesota.
August 11, 1905 Peter Bilstad, section 13, 162 N, 97 W, died
last Wednesday of bowel inflammation at home. Wife and 9 children
survive, Burial site not noted.
August 18, 1905 Marriage: Gustaf Fossen and Christine
Tollefson, both of Columbus, 10 August 1905, by Rev Hjelmeland.
Mrs. E. B Moses (Bertha) died 10 August 1905 at Kenmare hospital.
Husband and one child survive.
Sept. 15, 1905 Herman H. Burgeson, 35, died as result of
well gas accident on Mike Coughlin farm, 1 1/2 miles south of Portal
on 11 September 1905. Wife and three children survive as do six
brothers and one sister, Mrs. Judson Marley, Portal.. Burial in Portal
Cemetery.. Born 10 Dec 1877.
Sept. 15, 1905 Hans Hatlelid, farmer near Columbus, died
last Wednesday 11 Sept. 1905. Burial site not noted.
Sept. 21, 1905 William Benjamin Peterson, five years old,
died 12 Sept. 1905 after short illness. Burial in Short Creek Cemetery
on 14 Sept. 1905. Son of Mr. and Mrs. Fred Peterson. Born 8
Sept. 21, 1905 Alve E. Gamble, seven months, daughter of
Mr. and Mrs. William Gamble, Portal, died 15 Sept. 1905, born 3 May
Sept. 21, 1905 Herman H. Burgeson died 11 Sept. 1905
at age 27 years, 9 months and one day. service and burial Portal
Presbyterian. Born 11 Dec 1877 in Renville Co, Minnesota. Came
to Portal after Marriage, Wife Albertina. Wife, two girls
and one boy survive.
Sept. 28, 1905 Betress Spooner, 9 months, daughter of Mr.
and Mrs. Ed Spooner, died 25 Sept. 1905. Services and burial not
Oct. 19, 1905 Marriage: Leila B. Lawyer and James
Alter, both of Columbus, in Minot 19 Oct. 1905.
Nov. 9, 1905 Boy, Ole Hatlelid, 9 October
Nov. 16, 1905 Marriage: Lewis Brown and Louise Eayrs,
both of Columbus, 15 November 1905, at Minot.
Nov. 23 1905 John L. Green, Portal, died 24 Nov. 1905 of
diabetes. (see Dec 7, 1905 issue below)
Nov. 30, 1905 Marriage License: Ernest G. Wood and
Francis Vandergrint, both of Portal
Marriage License: Wencil Hierath and Vedee
Gilbert, both of Portal.
Male Alberts, son of George, died after being kicked by a horse
last week. Burial not cited.
Dec 7, 1905 John L. Green, 63, Portal, Chinese Inspector,
died Nov. 24, 1905. Services and burial St. John's Catholic Church.
burial in NW corner of James Green's farm, one mile east of Portal.
Born 22 Dec 1843 at St. Johns, New Brunswick, married Ellen McGrwin
in 1869. Wife and 13 children survive, oldest 36 and youngest 11,
7 boys and 6 girls.
Dec 21, 1905 Nels Nelson placed in State hospital last week
but died after two days at the hospital. Burial possibly State hospital.
Jan 4, 1906 Mrs. Annie Irving, mother of Mrs. A. C.
Paterson & Mrs. R. H. Douglas died 1 Jan oldest resident of North
Portal. Age 72 years 9 months.
Feb 15, 1906 Birth To Paul Schumann Girl born
7 Feb. Birth To Ed Baumann Girl born 10 Feb
March 8, 1906 Verne E. Abbott, 14, died 3 March after surgery.
Service and burial at Portal Presbyterian. Son of M/M F. B.
Abbott. Born 3 Oct. 1891. Parents and a brother Merie, survive.
March 15, 1906 Ingebrigt Negarrd Jr., died at home of
parents, Short Creek Twp, on 8 March. He was 23 years old. Had
lung problems for the last 4 years. Born about 22 June 1882,
buried in Short Creek Cemetery..
March 29, 1906 Birth to Seth Aagard Girl and
Birth to P. J. Thune 25 March no sex noted.
April 26, 1906 Florence Bergeson 5 year old daughter of Mrs.
Herman Bergeson (Albertina Johnson) died 24 April of Scarlet Fever. Her
father died a short time ago. Florence born about 1901.
May 10. 1906 Sarah G. Crosby )Sarah G. Bradway). 40 died 5
May of heart difficulty. Service Presbyterian; burial Menomenee,
Wisconsin.. Born 8 Jan 1866 in Dunn Co. Wisconsin, married Seth O.
Crosby. Survived by husband, mother (Mrs. Margaret Bradway) and siblings,
Arthur, Edmond, Albert and Willima and by nephew, Stanley Arnold.
June 7, 1906 James Taylor, 60, died last week at home. Wife,
two girls and one boy survive. He was an old soldier born
1 Sept. 1884., burial in the Portal Cemetery
June 28, 1906 Marriage: James V. Davidson and Esther
Elizabeth Vahl at North Portal Presbyterian on 26 June 1906
July 26, 1906 Birth: Boy born to Herman
DeVilliers, Columbus, 17 July 1906 of last week
Aug. 2, 1906 Marriage: Frank Witty, Garfield Post
Office and Mathilda Kleijnschmidt, by Rev M. Stolt.
Aug. 23, 1906 Birth a girl to William D. Campbell
on August 18, 1906
Aug. 30, 1906 MaryEdna Skinner, North Portal, 2 1/2months,
daughter of M/M William Skinner, died . Service Methodist: burial
at North Portal Cemetery.
Sept 13, 1906 Mrs. Catherine Maus, mother of Mrs. Jerry Daly,
died 7 Dept. of stomach cancer. Burial Casselton, N.D.
Sept 20, 1906 Birth Girl to Bert Piercy, Sept
Oct 4, 1906 William Gilmore, son of George and Helen
Gilmore of Williston, formerly of Portal, died Sept 27, 1906. Child was
three years and three months old..
Oct 4, 1906 Mabel Mary Johnston, child of A. E. Johnston,
died Oct 1, 1906. Service M.E. Church. Child was 1 year,
1 month, and 8 days old. Born about August 26, 1905.
Oct 18, 1906 Gladys Genevive Hill, daughter of M/M J. Hill,
5 miles west on Canadian side, 9 months, died last Sunday night. Rev.
Clark of Church of England, Estevan and North Portal, presided. Burial
in North Portal. Child was 9 months and 10 days old.
Nov 1, 1906 Marriage: Amy Charlotte Evenson, daughter
of Emil Evenson, married Alfred George Crate on Oct 31, 1906.
Nov 22, 1906 Marriage: William Finn, Portal and Fannie
Hall, Ambrose, at Bowbells Catholic.
17 Jan 1907 Mrs Olaf Boen (Probably Laura Boen), 3 miles
NW of columbus, died 13 January enroute to home from Columbus after
securing medical care, she delivered a child. She died the
following moring. Burial Pleasant Prairie, Forthum Twp (Burke County)
31 Jan 1907 Mrs Oscar Clukey died last Saturday afternoon,
on 26 January at home. Service Monday and burial at Portal Cemetery.
31 jan 1907 Mrs L. O. Arshuse, near Imperial, died last Friday
25 Jan 1907. Burial Portal Cemetery. Husband and three children
survive, including Mrs. M. LaFlame.
2 May 1907 James A. Rovlan died 19 April a907. Came to
Portal 7 years ago. Burial not cited.
11 June 1907 Marriage: Nels G. Nelson ("Kansas" Nelson)
and Lena Larson, in Salina, Kansas
15 August 1907 Robert Thompson Lyall, son of Peter Lyall, died
last Wednesday, 7 August 1907, burial not cited.
29 August 1907 Marriage: Charles M. Nelson and E. Genevieve
Finn, both of Portal, at Minot. She is a daughter of Mike Finn of
31 Oct 1907 Editor Neil, 26, accidentally killed in Columbus
by Mrs Raspenson.
14 Nov 1907 Marriage: William Tams and Mildred Potter
at home of bride's brother. This item reprinted from the Columbus
21 Nov 1907 "Coffin Charley" died last Wednesday.
23 Jan 1908
Percy Hogan, 15 months, son of M/M P. J. Hogan,
died Sunday, 19 Jan 1907. Service and burial Portal Catholic. He
was born Oct 1907.
18 June 1908 Marriage: George G. Lawyer and Mary
Raymond, near Columbus, at the Presbyterian Manse, North Portal, 16 June
13 August 1908 Armin Klitzke, 19 years, 4 months, died at home
6 August 1908. Burial in Portal Cemetery, born 19 August 1889.
14 Jan 1909 Birth: Girl to Robert Campbell, Rival
4 March 1909 Mrs. Mads Dahl (Anna) died Saturday, 28 Feb 1909
at home in Columbus as results of childbirth. Burial at Portal Cemetery.
She was born in 1873.
18 March 1909 Marriage: John R. Bly and Tillie Kolbach
on 22 Feb at Port Washington, Wisconsin.
18 March 1909 Ingeborg Western, Larson, N.D. enters State hospital
after caring for ailing parents.
23 April1909 Vera Vigninia Rydell, 6 months, 11 days, daughter
of M/M Rydell, 2 miles SW of Portal, died 17 April. She was born 5
24 June 1909 Baby Mertes, 3 months, child of M/M Mathies Mertes,
Bowbells, died last week.
1 July 1909 Birth: Boy to Leonard Kurtz, Columbus.
1 July 1909 Marriage: Edmund J. Retzlaff, Springbrook,
and Ella Domrese, Columbus, married 30 June 1909 at Columbus.
29 July 1909 August Luckman, (Mrs Joseph Luckman) died
at home 15 miles NE of Bowbells 17 July. Husband, 5 sons and 1 daughter
survive. She was born 8 Dec 1839. Burial at Bowbells Cemetery.
19 Aug 1909 Birth: Boy to M/M Gullickson,
Columbus on 7 August 1909.
19 Aug 1909 Infant Male Messinger, child of A. O. Messinger,
Portal, died 13 August 1909. Burial was on Sunday. Burial site
26 Aug 1909 Marriage: M.A. Maher, Larson, and Grace Finn,
Noonan, Bowbells last Wednesday.
26 Aug 1909 George P. Herloz, 5 miles west of Bowbells, died
Sunday, 22 August 1909, in farm accident. Two sons and four brothers
survive. Burial site not listed.
2 Sept 1909 Mrs Lulu Melvin, wife of Hardie Melvin, Ambrose,
died at her claim at Ambrose 2 September 1909 of typhoid. See item
on 7 September.
2 Sept 1909 Charles Metzger, 3 years, 7 months, 10 days, son
of M/M William Metzger, died 29 August 1909 of spinal meningitis. Service
Catholic, burial in Harvey. Mrs Metzger's parents are M/M C. N. Biesecker,
Child was born 19 Jan 1906.
7 Sept 1909 Birth: Boy to Charles Tyson, NW of Columbus,
31 August 1909.
7 Sept 1909 Male, James McKechney, son of M/M D. H. Mckeckney,
born 6 Sept and died 8 Sept 1909. Burial Portal Cemetery.
7 Sept 1909 Mrs John Hardie Melvin (Lulu Cartwright), 25, died
2 September 1909 at claim near Ambrose, of typhoid.
Burial Portal Cemetery, service Presbyterian, Born 22 March
1884 to M/M James Cartwright, Fort Wayne, Indiana. Married 1908.
One sister is Mrs. D. H. Mckeckney, Portal.
11 Nov 1909 Amada Rudh died at the home of her sister, Mrs.
S. O. Crosby, on 10 Nov 1909. Service at S. O. Crosby home and burial at
Battle Lake, Minn. She was born at Battle Lake, Otter Tail Co.,
on 6 July 1884.
11 November 1909 Marriage: Elveda Olsen and Howard Melvin,
Portal, at North Portal 10 Nov 1909
11 Nov 1909 John Vien killed by train 30 Oct 1909. Wife
and 2 children and sister survive. Lived 5 miles NE of Flaxton.
Burial Flaxton cemetery. Born 11 March 1871, married Amanda
11 Nov 1909 Birth; Boy to Wm Durick, Columbus.
11 Nov 1909 Birth: Girl to Wm Johnson, Columbus.
18 Nov 1909 Marriage: Herman Kleinschmidt and Mamie Domrese,
Larson, 3 Nov 1909 by Rev. Stein at bride's home.
2 Dec 1909 Marriage: Pauline Ofelt and Allen Brynildson
at Bertle Nelson home 20 Nov 1909. Allen is a brother of Mrs. Nelson.
They will live near Stampede.
30 Dec 1909 Male Chapman, child of Mr/Mrs. William Chapman,
died 26 Dec 1909. Child was born 21 Dec 1909. Service from home
5 May 1910 Nora Mae Roan, 3 months, one of twins born to hugh
and Mae Roan, died 29 August 1910 of pneumonia. Born 12 Jan 1910.
Service and burial at Portal Catholic.
19 May 1910 Mathew Rockford, 45, 6 miles from Columbus,
died 1o May 1910. Had been hospitalized at Jamestown. A brother
lives at Kermit.
19 May 1910 Nora Bell Hawkins, 2 years, 8 1/2 months, died 9
or 16 May 1910. Daugher of M/M P. L. Hawkins. Born about 1c
Sept 1907. Service at home burial "here" by Rev. Coffin.
18 August 1910 Born twin to Charles Nyreen on 5 August 1910
18 Aug 1910 Mrs Elizabeth Curtis, died Friday 12 August 1910.
Service North Portal Methodist; burial North Portal.
18 August 1910 Marriage: Louis Negaard, Columbus, and Mary
Stompro, Plentywood, at Bowbells M.E. Parsonage on 15 August 1910.
18 August 1910 Marriage: Odin Stompro and Jessie Dewing
at Dewing home by Rev J. R. Coffin, 10 August 1910.
25 August 1910 Elma Knutson, 3 year old female, daughter of M/M
K.C. Knudtson, North Portal, died 17 August 1910 in farm accident. Born
20 Oct 1906. Service 18 August at Dunkard Church, Rev, Gassell
officiated. Burial Dunkard Cemetery. North Star Twp.
1 Sept 1910 Marriage: Irene Finn and Mr. W. A. Hennesy
in Bowbells Catholic on 30 August 1910.
29 Sept 1910 Baby Hetherton, 4 months, died 26 Sept 1910 in Minot
after operation. Child of M/M William Hetherton. Burial site
13 Oct 1910 Marriage: Mr. Ruffcorn, Columbus, and Miss
Evans, Portal, at courthouse this week.
27 Oct 1910 Marriage: Minnie Tate and Sam Paulson a;t Minot
26 Oct 1910.
3 Nov 1910 Marriage: Christ Molden and Laura Gunlock
at North Portal 21 Oct 1910.
3 Nov 1910 Marriage: Jack Johnson, west of Portal , and
Minnie Tate, at North Portal 2 Nov 1910.
10 Nov 1910 Marriage: Mr. Limberg and Gunda Kindbek Tuesday
afternoon in Columbus.
17 Nov 1910 Marriage: William Prim and Sadie Chapmen, 13
Nov 1910 in Minot Methodist.
17 Nov 1910 Marriage: E. Wilkins and Clara Klitzke 10 Nov
at bride's home by Rev. Coffin.
17 Nov 1910 Marriage: Thomas Tate and Annie Brown at Knox
Church, North Portal 15 Nov 1910.
8 Dec 1910 Louis Iverson died in Soo Line Yard in accident
7 Dec 1910. Service and burial Portal Presbyterian. Wife and
4 children survive. Wife and son Andrew, live at Lanesboro, Minnesota.
Son Iver and daughter May live in Portal.. One daughter, Mrs.
Garfield Chaplin, lives at Milk River, Alberta, and one brother at Balfour.
12 Jan 1911 Henry Murdock, 85, father of Eugene Murdock, died
Saturday (eithe Jan 7 or Jan 14). Service and burial Flaxton
Cemetery. (item from the Flaxton Times, date is probably Jan 7 for death)
16 Feb 1911 Gotfred Brown died 16 Jan of pneumonia. Sevice
at home and burial Portal Presbyterian. He came last December from
Roger Mills, Oklahoma. Wife and 8 children survive.
16 Feb 1911 Mrs A. F. Johnson died 16 Feb in Portal (see 23 Feb
16 Feb 1911 Mary Mcnamara Gumm, 73 died 9 Feb 1911. Resident
of Portal for 9 years. Service and burial Portal Catholic. Niece
(Mary Scott) and childfren survive. J. E. McNamara (1 mile from Portal),
Mrs C. D. Short, Thief River Falls, Minn. and Mrs. George Scofield, Grano
are children who survive.
23 Feb 1911 Mrs. Andrew F. Johnson (Lura Moe) died 16 Feb 1911.
Burial North Portal Cemetery. Born 16 Sept 1860, married 1878.
Children survive: Howard M, Portal; Harry, Ambrose; Mrs.
W. H. Cowley, Detroit Lakes, Minn; Hazel, Mpls; and Roberta and Frances
2 March 1911 Infant male Abraham, son of M/M James Abraham, died
Wednesday ( 1 March 1911), 2 days old, Service and burial North Portal Cemetery.
15 March 1911 Marriage: Dr. Arthur J. Somers and Elizabeth
Gerding, both Portal, 13 March 1911 at Portal Catholic.
30 March 1911 Marriage: P. N. Johnson, Lignite and Bena
Smith, Gayville, South Dakota, at Gayville last week.
6 April 1911 Marriage: (license obtained): Axel Hagen
and Emma Lubaack, both Portla
6 April 1911 Marriage: license obtained): Gustav Dahl,
age 35, and Mary Martinson, age 19, both of Larson.
17 August 1911 Male Gill, child of M/M Fred Gill, born 7 August
1911, died last Sunday afternoon 13 August 1911. Service at
home on Monday. Burial not cited.
24 Aygust 1911 William G. Chapman died 6 miles west of Portal
15 August 1911. Service and burial Portal Presbyterian. Born
in Wicklow County, Ireland 28 March 1865. Came to Dodge Co, Minnesota
in 1867. Married Margaret Falck in 1890. Came to Portal in 1901.
Wife and one daughter (Mrs. W. F. Prim), 3 brothers and 3 sisters
5 Oct 1911 Wesley Peters, 28, Bowbells businessman, killed in
train accident near Portal on 28 September. Service and burial Bowbells
Presbyterian. Married Edith B. Randall, Bowbells, in 1909. Born 5 June
1883. Wife, parents, brother and sister at Frobisher, Canada.
9 Nov 1911 William Irving Agard killed in auto accident near Coteau
5 Nov 1911. Service and burial Portal Presbyterian. Born in
Maron County, Iowa 18 July 1875. Married Ella Horr in 1897. Came
to Portal in 1902. Wife, 2 daughters, 2 brothers, one sister in Oklahoma
and one sister in Iowa survive.
1 Feb 1912 Marriage: Elizabeth McCoy, Columbus, and Laurence
Hierath at Catholic Church 27 Jan 1912.
1 Feb 1912 Marriage: Jennie Doolittle and Everetrt Ely at
brides' home near Columbus 26 Jan 1912
15 Feb 1912 Bartley Taylor killed in CPR Railroad Yard 13 Feb
1912. Service and burial Portal Presbyterian. Born 1 Sept 1880
near Delano, Minnesota. Came with paretns, Mr/Mrs James Taylor,
to Portal in 1904. His father, James, died in 1906 and is buried here.
Two sisters and 1 brother survive. Mother Hannah.
28 March 1912 Marriage: Ruth Prince and William A. Miller
in Bowbells 20 March 1912. by Rev. Sampson.
2 May 1912 Henry Ackerman, 73, died 29 May 1912. Service
at home, burial in Iowa. Born 20 July 1839 in Germany. Married
Candis McKirman in 1862. Civil War Veteran, Had 9 children;
6 children survive: James, Iowa; Sam, Los Angeles; William, canada;
Charles, Crosby; Mrs Hess, Los Angeles; and Mrs. Ely of Columbus.
23 May 1912 Louis N. Botton, 49, Flaxton, died in Mpls hospital
15 May 1912. Born 29 Jan 1863. Service at St Paul Presbyterian and
in Flaxton. Born in Norway, married Esther Regnell in 1895. Four
children: Nester, Russell, Lowell
8 August 1912 Charles Alphonzo Hoydt, 68, died in Flaxton 5 August
1912. Born about 17 April 1844 at Ithica, New York. Married
Betsey Amelia Bliss. Moved to Wisconsin and then Stewart, Minn in 1880.
Moved to 3 1/2 miles SE of Flaxton in 1889. Survivors: Wife,
sons Joseph P' Stewart, Minn; Charles A,. Flaxton; Fayette C., Portal.
Service and burial Flaxton Presbyterian.
15 August 1912 Marriage: Ed Grina and Marie Jensen at Minot
17 Oct 1912 Neal Ogden Nelson, 5 months, child of M/M T.A. Nelson
died while the family was on an auto ride across the border on Sunday 27
Oct 1912. Service and burial Portal Presbyterian. Born 2 May
Records for 1914 to May 1915 Missing
April, May, June and July 1920 missing