Dr. Wilfrid Bernard Fetterman Jr.1

#21771, (27 April 1877 - 25 January 1953)
Relationship3rd cousin of Estelle Rose Roche
Father*Wilfred Baldwin Fetterman1 (1832 - 1910)
Mother*Elizabeth S Edwards1 (c 1846 - 1890)
passport photo, 1922


Dr. Julia Faith Skinner b. 1887, d. 1972
Birth*27 April 1877He was born on 27 April 1877 at Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.1 
7 June 1880He appeared on the census of 7 June 1880 in the household of Wilfred Baldwin Fetterman and Elizabeth S Edwards at Mill Street, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, age 3, b. PA.2 
27 February 1908In Wilfred Baldwin Fetterman's will dated 27 February 1908, Dr. Wilfrid Bernard Fetterman Jr. was named as an heir.3 
23 April 1910He appeared on the census of 23 April 1910 at 7047 Germantown Avenue, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.4 
12 January 1920He appeared on the census of 12 January 1920 at 7047 Germantown Avenue, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.5 
Marriage*1924He married Dr. Julia Faith Skinner in 1924 at Pennsylvania.6,7 
17 April 1930He and Dr. Julia Faith Skinner appeared on the census of 17 April 1930 at 7047 Germantown Avenue, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.8 
Death*25 January 1953He died on 25 January 1953 at Germantown Hospital, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, at age 75.1 


  1. [S1570] Pennsylvania Death Certificates, 1906-1963/1964/1966: Year 1953, 4951-7650, img. 3737/3970. File No. 7467, Reg. No. 2054. Wilfrid B Fetterman, b. Philadelphia PA 27 Apr 1877, son of Wilfred B Fetterman and Elizabeth Edwards; marr., physician, res. 6803 Emlen, Philadelphia PA; d. Germantown Hospital and Dispensary, Philadelphia PA, 28 Jan 1953, age 75, chronic myocarditis; inf. Dr. Faith S Fetterman, same res.; bur. Calvary Cemetery, Media, Delaware Co. PA, 31 Jan 1953, Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, online Ancestry.com.
  2. [S17] 1880 U.S. Federal Census. Wilfred (47), b. and parents b. PA, real estate agent; Lizzie S (33), b. and parents b. PA.
  3. [S1666] Pennsylvania Wills and Probate Records, 1683-1993, index and images, online Ancestry.com, File No. 882 of the year 1910, Estate of Wilfrid B Fetterman imgs. 255-266. Last will dated 27 Feb 1908. All property and estate, including "all whereof I have power of appointment, by the last Will and Testament of my late wife, Lizzie S. Fetterman," to be divided among "my four children now living," three sixths to dau. Mary Gertrude Fetterman, to be held in trust by her brother George Edwards Fetterman, and one-sixth each to sons Wilfrid Bernard Fetterman, George Edwards Fetterman and Joseph Gordon Fetterman; names George Edwards Fetterman, Executor, and Mary Gertrude Fetterman, Executrix; witn. George L Crawford and Samuel W Woolford, Jr. Admitted to probate 13 Apr 1910. Copy also entered in Taylor Co. Courthouse, WV, Vol. 2, p. 392-396.
  4. [S8] 1910 U.S. Federal Census. Wilfred (33), b. and parents b. PA, physician.
  5. [S11] 1920 U.S. Federal Census. Wilfrid B (42), b. and parents b. PA, physician.
  6. [S1812] The Philadelphia Inquirer, Philadelphia, Pa.
  7. [S1575] Pennsylvania, Philadelphia Marriage Indexes, 1885-1951, online FamilySearch.com, Julia F Skinner and Wilfrid B Fetterman, marr. Philadelphia PA 1924, lic. no. 505024.
  8. [S7] 1930 U.S. Federal Census. Wilfrid B (47), b. and parents b. PA, physician; Faith S (37), b. IL, parents b. KY, surgeon.