Name of father William Patterson
Name of mother Adelia
1900 IA CENSUS - Bertha E. Paterson [Patterson], age 21, b. Sep 1878 in Dakota, is enumerated with William, age 41, occupation farmer, b. Jul 1849 in New York, and his wife of 27 years, Adelia E., age 43, mother of 8 children 5 of whom are living at the time of the cenus, b. Nov 1856 in Michigan, along with Susan E., age 12, b. Aug 1887 in Iowa, William R., age 10, b. Oct 1889 in Iowa, Dela E., age 8, b. [?] 1891 in Iowa, and Margret H., age 1, b. Jul 1898 in Iowa.
MARRIAGE – Leonard C. Ring (23y, son of L.F. Ring & Eleanor Arthur) & Bertha E. Patterson (24y, dau of William Patterson & Adelia Gallup) md 21 Sept 1901, Okoboji, Dickinson co, Iowa
1910 OR CENSUS - Bertha E. Ring , age 30, mother of 2, b. South Dakota, enumerated with husband of 8 years Leonard C., age 30, occupation house mover, b. Iowa, along with sons Raymond L., age 5, b. Oregon, and Roland R., age 2, b. Oregon.
1920 IA CENSUS – Bertha Ring (40y, b South Dakota) enumerated with husband L.C. (40y, b Iowa, occupation carpenter) and son Robert R. (12y, b Oregon)
1930 IA CENSUS – Bertha Ring (47y, b South Dakota, married at age 23y) enumerated with husband L.C. (47y, b Iowa, married at age 23y, occupation carpenter) and son Robert R. (22y, b Oregon)
1940 IA CENSUS – Bertha Ring (59y, b South Dakota) enumerated with husband L.C. (59y, b Iowa, occupation carpenter); family was living in same house in 1935