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Charles Louis Otremba

Male 1858 - 1947  (89 years)


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  • Name Charles Louis Otremba 
    Born 26 Sep 1858  , Prussia, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Male 
    Census 1 May 1875  Pierz Twp, Morrison, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    1875 Minnesota State 
    • in the John Otramba Household, listed as Karl; Page 43 Line 5, Family # 12
    Census 1880  Pierz, Morrison, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    1880 US Federal 
    • in the John Otremba Household, listed as Karl; HH/F# 32-32 ED 9 Pg 5 Line 28
    Census 1 May 1885  Little Falls, Morrison, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    1885 Minnesota State 
    • listed as Charles Otremba; Page 5 Line 26 Entry 46
    Census 17 Jun 1895  Little Falls, Morrison, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    1895 Minnesota State 
    • listed as Charlie Otremba a 36 year old, German-born shoemaker.
    Census Jun 1900  Little Falls, Morrison, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    1900 US federal 
    • in the Chas Otremba household; HH/F# 183-202 ED#100 Sheet 10 Line 74
    Location 1906  , Golden Valley, North Dakota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    moved to a homestead 20 miles south of Sentinel Butte 
    Naturalized 1910  [4
    Census Jun 1910  Twp 137 Range 104, Billings, North Dakota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    1910 US Federal 
    • in the Charley Otramba household. Enumerated were Charley. (head) age 50; Mary (wife) age 33; Frances (daugher) age 11; Gertrude (daughter) age 9; Mamie C (daughter) age 7; Hellen (daughter) age 5; Carl (son) age 2.
    Land 27 Apr 1912  Bullion Twp., Golden Valley, North Dakota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    which he homesteaded 
    • The land description was the SE quarter of section 20 of Bullion Twp.
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    Census 20 Jun 1920  Bullion Twp., Golden Valley, North Dakota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    1920 
    • in the Charles Otramba household. Enumerated were Charles L. (head) age 60; Mary J. (wife) age 44; Mamie C (daughter) age 17; Hellen (daughter) age 14; Charles (son) age 10; Bernice (daughter) age 4 8/12; Louise (daughter) age 1 _/12.
    Died 10 Dec 1947  Golva, Golden Valley, North Dakota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • OBITUARY
      Thursday, December 11, 1947 edition of The Golden Valley News [Beach, ND]
      "Chas. L. Otramba [sic] Succumbs Dec. 10 "The ranks of the pioneer residents of this community were further decreased, with the death of Charles L. Otramba of Alpha [ND], who passed away at his home there Wednesday, Dec. 10, at 12:30 a.m. "All of his children, six daughters and one son were at his bedside. He had only been bedridden three days. Funeral services will be held at St. Mary`s Catholic church in Golva on Saturday, Dec. 13, at 10:00 a.m. A complete obituary will appear in next week`s issue of the News." The following week`s Thursday, December 18, 1947 edition of The Golden Valley News provided Charles` Otremba`s obituary: "Last Rites Held For Chas. Otramba [sic] "Last rites were said for Charles L. Otramba, 89, at St. Mary`s Catholic Church in Golva, Saturday, Dec. 13, at 10 a.m. Father Lack celebrated the Requim [sic] high mass. Pallbearers were Matt Krause, Jerry Kouba, Louis Fasching, Alfred Fasching, Leo Nistler and Louis Drewniak. Interment was made in the Catholic cemetery in Golva. Mr. Otramba died Wednesday, Dec. 10, at his home in Alpha, after an illness of 3 days. "Mr. Otramba was born in Prussia, Germany, in 1858, and came to this country with his parents in 1873. He was a resident of Little Falls, Minn., for 33 years. On Nov. 9, 1876, he was married to Mary Jendro in Pierz, Minn., and in 1906 they came to North Dakota, where they homesteaded 20 miles south of Sentinel Butte. In 1946 they celebrated their golden wedding anniversary. He was a member of St. Joseph`s altar society, Little Falls, and St. Mary`s of Golva. "Mr. Otramba was the last survivor of his family of four brothers and five sisters. He is survived by his widow and the following children: Mrs. Peter Hagen, Mrs. Ed Scherman and Carl Otramba of Sentinel Butte, Mrs. Werner Nistler of Golva, Mrs. Paul Thomas, Mrs. Wm. Szudera, Jr., and Mrs. Robert Sonnek of Beach besides 25 grandchildren, and 1 great grandchild. One daughter, Lillian preceded him in death, having died at the age of 7. "Out of town relatives attending the last rites were Mrs. Joe Gohl of Pierz, Minn., Mrs. Peter Kalzenberg of Genola, Minn., both nieces of Mr. Otramba, Mrs. William Green, Little Falls, Minn., and Mrs. Annie Pietron of Larimore, N.D., both sister in laws of Mr. Otramba."
    Buried St. Mary`s Cemetery, Golva, Golden Valley, North Dakota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I2602  Brendas Branches
    Last Modified 26 Dec 2013 

    Father Johann Otremba,   b. 29 Jul 1831, Falkenberg, Reg. Bez. Oppeln, Schlesien, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Nov 1909, Pierz, Morrison, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years) 
    Mother Anna Rosina Schultz,   b. 24 Aug 1833, , , , Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Mar 1902, Pierz, Morrison, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years) 
    Married Abt 1855  [6
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    Family ID F54  Group Sheet

    Family Mary Jendro,   b. 2 May 1875, Elmdale, Morrison, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Jan 1963, Beach, Golden Valley, North Dakota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years) 
    Married 9 Nov 1896  Pierz, Morrison, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Children 
     1. Frances Susan Otremba,   b. 4 Oct 1897, Little Falls, Morrison, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Apr 1973, Beach, Golden Valley, North Dakota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years)
    +2. Gertrude Mary Otremba,   b. 4 Oct 1899, Little Falls, Morrison, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 May 1984, Beach, Golden Valley, North Dakota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years)
     3. Mary Caroline Otremba,   b. 9 Nov 1902, Little Falls, Morrison, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Jun 2001, Baker, Fallon, Montana, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 98 years)
    +4. Helen Otremba,   b. 28 Nov 1905, Little Falls, Morrison, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Feb 1998, Beach, Golden Valley, North Dakota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 92 years)
     5. Carl M. Otremba,   b. 8 May 1908, Alpha, Golden Valley, North Dakota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Jan 1985, Beach, Golden Valley, North Dakota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years)
     6. Lillian Otremba,   b. 26 Feb 1911, , Golden Valley, North Dakota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Apr 1918, , Golden Valley, North Dakota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 7 years)
    +7. Bernice Eva Otremba,   b. 24 Apr 1915, Alpha, Golden Valley, North Dakota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Mar 2006, Dickinson, Stark, North Dakota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 90 years)
    +8. Louise Evelyn Otremba,   b. 22 Feb 1918, Alpha, Golden Valley, North Dakota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Apr 1997, Bismarck, Burleigh, North Dakota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years)
    Last Modified 29 Jun 2003 
    Family ID F934  Group Sheet