Alfred Fred Bringewatt
1906 - 1979



FACTS AT A GLANCE
BORN: 05 APR 1906
         Daykin, Nebraska
MARRIED: Yrma PERKINS
         27 JUL 1940
         Grand Forks, North Dakota
MARRIED: Alfreida STEIGER
         09 NOV 1974
         Grand Forks, North Dakota
DIED: 03 MAR 1979
         Grand Forks, North Dakota



Alfred Fred Bringewatt was a farmer, like his older brother and his father who died when Alfred was about 17.

Alfred married Yrma Perkins and immediately started building a house for them on one of the 160 acres of hand his father had bought years earlier. Over time, additional buildings were added.

Alfred and Yrma adopted 6 year old Kathleen Wolfer in 1953.

When Alfred retired from farming, he and Yrma moved into Grand Forks and he started working at the University of North Dakota.

Yrma died in 1969 and Alfred remarried five years later.


WIVES of Alfred Fred Bringewatt:
    1. Yrma U. PERKINS

         1912-1969
    2. Alfreida STEIGER

PARENTS of Alfred Fred Bringewatt:
    Henry William BRINGEWATT

     1877-1923
    Anne Marie Louise DREES
     1881-1970

CHILDREN of Alfred Fred Bringewatt:
   1. Kathleen Janet Wolfer (SALAZAR)




DREES FAMILY HOMEPAGE


References:
  A Genealogy and History for the Family of Albert and Ethel Drees, by Donna Widenhoefer
  The Drees Family Tree, Book II, by Elsie Spicer
  1910 U.S. Federal Census for Jefferson Co. NE
  1925 North Dakota State Census for Grand Forks ND
  1940 U.S. Federal Census for Grand Forks ND
  U.S. Social Security Death Index
  WEB: Find A Grave