Gehrke Personal Papers
Title: Gehrke Personal Papers
Span Dates: 1133-1982
Bulk Dates: 1781-1977
Accession Number: 2012-30
Creator: Gehrke, Velma O.
Extent: 10 scanned manuscript pdf files
Repository: Digital Manuscript Collections, Genealogical Forum of Oregon Library, Portland, Oregon
Abstract: Genealogical research as donated by Velma O. Gehrke. Includes 10 folders containing family group sheets, biographical sketches, correspondence, research notes and copies of newspaper clippings. The research spans several generations and follows the families from Ireland to New England and into various Midwestern and Western states. The primary surnames include Sexton/Saxton, Bird, Garner, Floch, Davis, Bryant, and Rawson.