Life and Times of Fred

Thursday, August 4, 2016


On the back of this picture are the names of the children. 

Please help me if the names are wrong or you know one that has not been identified. 

Please give their last names and correct any misspelling. 

What year was this?  Where was this picture taken?

Left to Right

Back row:      Unknown, Bertha, Goldy

Middle Row:  Martha Fleming, Verna Jensen, Alice Wiebe

Front Row:     Lelia Frezen, Unknown, Ardith Wiebe 
                     small child in front of Ardith is Unknown

Susanna Richert Duerksen

Not sure when or where this photo was taken. This is my great-grandmother. She's the mother of my grandmother Mary Duerksen Wiebe.

Thelma Jean Duerksen

Thelma Jean Duerksen, the daughter of Abraham J  and Clara Duerksen who died in 1922.

Apr. 16, 1921
North Platte
Lincoln County
Nebraska, USA
Aug. 24, 1922
North Platte
Lincoln County
Nebraska, USA
Buried Aug 24,1922
Lot 282
Space- 1

Thelma Jean Duerksen
April 16,1921-Aug 24,1922

Thelma Jean Duerksen, living at 1700 west 4th died yesterday at 11:30 o'clock. She was one year, four months and eight days old. Funeral services will be held this afternoon at 2:30 from the Christian church, with Rev.Stevens officiating. Burial will be made in the local cemetery.

The North Platte semi-weekly tribune., August 25, 1922 

North Platte Cemetery
North Platte
Lincoln County
Nebraska, USA

Created by: David Goltry
Record added: Apr 08, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 50810993

I'm so grateful to Greg Pilgrim for this information.