1870 IA CENSUS - Jay Gemmel, age 16, b. Illinois, is enumerated with Julia Gemmel, age 54, b. New York, along with Herbert, age 21, b. Illinois, and Irene, age 19, b. Illinois.
DEATH CERTIFICATE: N/A
OBITUARY: DIED--In this city, May 8, 1878, at 1 o'clock a.m., Mr. Jay M. Gemmell, aged 23 years. Mr. Gemmell was at the time he was taken sick a student in Willamette University. He was a native of Quasque[n]ton, Iowa, where his mother and brother now reside. Although far away from home and kindred kind friends ministered to his every want and did all in their power to alleviate his suffering. His funeral will take place from the Congregational Church this morning at 9 o'clock. Oregon Statesman 9 May 1878 3:2
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1870 IA CENSUS (Buchanan Co., Liberty, Quasquenton PO, FA #3)
OS 9 May 1878 3:2