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"A Select Few"

A complete index of "Acme Memories" are located at the "Alberta Digital Archives".

Acme Memories
Copyright 1979




The Art Becker Family 177 & 178
Alvina Reich and Art Becker married in Trochu, Alberta on October 25, 1938. Children: Bernice b. 1941 and Allan b. 1944. Adopted 2 boys: Dale and Myles.
Mary and Joh Befus 178
John and Mary Befus came to Calgary from Russia in the year 1912 at the age of 22. No Children. John died in 1973.
Albert Bertsch 181
Albert was born in Ashley, ND on September 5, 1898 and came to Canada in 1913. He married Paulina Ohlhauser on October 21, 1919. Children: Lily Ada and Reada. Albert passed away in 1975.
Mr. & Mrs. Jacob Bitz and Family 182
Jacob was born in Southern Russia, north of Odessa on December 31, 1867. Rosina Leno was born December 18, 1867 in the Odessa District. They married in 1885. Came to America in 1903. Children: Mathilda, Gustav, Edward, Theodore, Lydia, Nathaniel, & Arthur. Came to Canada in 1908.
Vernon Brost Family 191
Vernon and Gladys (Bechthold) and daugther, Sherlene, cam to the Grainger area in 1954.
William Craft 216
William had worked in the Acme district prior to homesteading SW 3-30-25-W4.
Jacob A. Eitzen 235
Jake married Helen Penner on June 25, 1933. Children: Bill, Denver, Lydia, Marge and Jean.
Theresa Esslinger 235
Theresa was born at Turtle Lake, ND in 1906. Came to Canada in 1909. She married Daniel Weis from Leader, Saskatchewan. Children: Kenneth, Vernon and Donald.
The J.C. Fehr Family 241
J. Fehr married Mary Sawatsky in 1907.
The Edward Fischer Family 242
Edward was born at Turtle Lake, ND in 1899. Came to Canada in 1909. Married Sophie Diede. Children: Dolores, Bud, Ramona, Dorothy, Edna and Dick. Ed died in 1949.
Emil Fischer 242
Emil was born in Acme on November 25, 1913. His parents were Karl and Christina Fischer nee Wagner. He married Barbara Reich in 1934. Children: Leroy James in 1936, Ruby Diana June in 1938, Eleanor Gladys in 1942, and Jeritta Gwendolyn in 1951.

Kelly Mitchell -2003 - Calgary AB CA