ALBERT B. FERTICH

 
Albert B. Fertich was born in September 18491, the son of Adam Joseph Fertig/Fertich and  Anna Bolich2,3.  He was born and raised in Butler Township, Schuylkill County, Pennsylvania2,3.
 
Albert married Clara J. Horn in 1879 or 18801.  Clara was born in January 18511.  Albert and Clara lived in an apartment on Columbia Avenue in Philadelphia1,4.  They moved to the city sometime prior to 18925 and lived there for the remainder of their lives1,4,6.  He was the owner of a paint store4,6.  Albert and Clara did not have any children7.
 
Albert and Clara were close to his niece Amelia Jane and her husband William Allen Eyster, Sr.6.  Amelia was the daughter of Albert's brother, Benjamin Franklin Fertich6.  Albert and Clara would take a train from Philadelphia to Sunbury to visit them every spring and fall6.  They kept their belongings in a chest in William and Amelia's attic6.
 
Clara passed away sometime after 19204 and Albert died sometime after 19276 William went to Philadelphia after Albertís death to help settle his estate6
 
REFERENCES:
1. 1900 Census of Philadelphia City, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania, Albert B. Fertich family.
1204 Columbia Ave; A. B. Fertich, head, born Sept. 1849, age 50, married 20 years, paint a?erch, rented house; Clara Fertich, wife, born Jan 1851, age 49, married 20 years
 
2. 1850 Census of Butler Township, Schuylkill County, Pennsylvania, Adam Joseph Fertig/Fertich family.
For more information, see the reference section for Adam Joseph Fertig/Fertich.
 
3. 1860 Census of Butler Township, Schuylkill County, Pennsylvania, Adam Joseph Fertig/Fertich family.
For more information, see the reference section for Adam Joseph Fertig/Fertich.
 
4. 1920 Census of Philadelphia City, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania, Albert B. Fertich family.
1227 Columbia Avenue; Albert B. Fertich, head, home owned free, age 70, married, Paint Store; Clara J. Fertich, wife, age 68, married, housekeeper
 
5. 1892 Property purchase by Julia Ann (Yoder) Fertich.
For more information, see the reference section for Benjamin Franklin Fertich.
 
6. Correspondence with Mildred Jeanette (Eyster) Shealter, granddaughter of Benjamin Franklin Fertich.
For more information, see the reference section for Benjamin Franklin Fertich.
 
7. Writings of Esther E. (Fertich) Hummel, daughter of Jermiah T. Fertich
For more information, see the reference section for Adam Joseph Fertig/Fertich.
 
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