14 August 1898–16 October 1987 (Age 89)
Hatton, Traill, North Dakota, United States
When Oliver Benjamin Fortney was born on 14 August 1898, in Hatton, Traill, North Dakota, United States, his father, Sølfest Olson Fortney, was 44 and his mother, Else Olsdotter Groenen, was 39. He married Helen Dorthy Ballweber on 11 June 1925, in Anaheim, Orange, California, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He lived in Garfield Township, Traill, North Dakota, United States in 1900. He died on 16 October 1987, in Riverside, California, United States, at the age of 89, and was buried in California, United States.
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