FORTNER, WILLIAM H married 16 May 1904 in ST. CLAIR COUNTY, ILLINOIS, U.S.A. a bride named NORAH GESTRING. (P stands for Pauline)
Marriage Place: East St Louis, St Clair, Illinois Groom's Father's Name: H. T. Fortner Groom's Mother's Name: Mary Griffin Bride's Father's Name: Wm Gestring Bride's Mother's Name: Sophia Knobeloch SOFANNA DIED MAY 26 1924 IN PHILLIPSBURG, MISSOURI. HER HUSBAND DIED MARCH 14 1901 AND IS BURRIED AT LONESOME HILL, LEBANON, MISSOURI.
1952 William H Fortner who with his widow Billie, operated road shows for over 40 years. Fortner was 68. For the past three months the Fortners had been making their home in Crescent City and were preparing to return to the road in 1952. They operated their Magic Tent Show in Louisiana the past two years.
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