Marianne Jane "Mary" Biberdorf

parents: Bernhard ("Ben") Biberdorf and Elsie Liebelt


Birth:  19 May 1927  Towner, McHenry, ND
Death:  18 Oct 2010  Portland, Multnomah, OR 

Marriage #1

John Orville Owens

24 Feb 1947 Sidney, Richland, MT (divorced)


Paul Myron Owens (Bires) 11 Feb 1948 
Marilyn Elsie Owens living?
Bebe Dora Owens 23 Jul 1951
Jack E Owens living?

notes regarding the children of John Owens and Marianne Jane "Mary" (Biberdorf) Bires

Marriage #2

William Joseph Bires

17 Dec 1955  Butte, Silver Bow, MT (divorced 1998)


Susan Leone Bires living?
William "Bill" Jr Bires living?

notes regarding the children of William Joseph Bires and Marianne Jane "Mary" (Biberdorf) Bires

1930 Federal census Poplar Twp, Mc Henry, ND - age 2
Family records Records kept by Bill and Lisa Bires
Family records Records kept by Mary Bires
Family research Research belonging to Valerie Boman

(click here to view census information)

Miscellaneous Information
1) I have school records for Mary (grades 1-9).

2) Husband (1) of Marianne Jane "Mary" Biberdorf: John Orville Owens - born c. 1921; son of Sam Owens and Ida Evans.

3) Husband (2) of Marianne Jane "Mary" Biberdorf: William Joseph Bires - living?.

Photos and/or signatures


c. 1930

Doris, Mary, Dollee, and 
Lois Biberdorf

28 May 1937


back: Buzzer Biberdorf, ___, ___
Dollee Biberdorf, Rev. Zaff, Mary Biberdorf

c. 1942


Mary Biberdorf



Mary (Biberdorf) Owens



siblings: Dollee (Biberdorf) Leverson, 
Mary (Biberdorf) Bires, Bud Biberdorf

c. 1996

Mary with her nephews Steve Sherman and Clay Biberdorf

June 2010

click here for photos from Mary's 80th birthday celebration







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Last updated April 14, 2014

Valerie Ann (Biberdorf) Boman - 2004-2010