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Fred P. Galle
The History of Renville County, Volume 2
Compiled by Franklyn Curtiss-Wedge
Fred P. Galle, a substantial citizen of Morton, was born in Brown county, Minnesota, Nov. 23, 1886, son of Phillip H. and Marie (Gruber) Galle. His parents came from Germany in 1882 and settled in this county, the father dying in 1906 at the age of fifty. The mother now lives in Morton. Fred P. Galle clerked in a store in Morgan for five years, then he bought the restaurant of H. C. Quehl in Morton in company with his brother Henry. At present he is a manufacturer of ice cream. Mr. Galle is the village clerk of Morton and is a member of the German Lutheran church. April 24, 1913, Mr. Galle was united in marriage to Mable Wessell, born July 28, 1890, daughter of R. C. and Wilhelmina (Henning) Wessell. Mr. Wessell operates a hardware store in Morgan.
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