|Birth: ||Aug. 4, 1885|
|Death: ||Feb. 13, 1957|
Shortly after being diagnosed with cancer, she died from a heart attack.
As a young woman she was accepted into nursing school in Washington DC but couldn't attend because her father was ill. She and her husband raised their two children on her family's dairy farm on the east end of Purcellville on Rte 7. They continued operating the dairy until her death.
Click on family photo to read about Gertrude and Ralph's wedding ceremony.
Sister of Lilian Brown, 39443875
David Henry Birdsall (1845 - 1924)
Ruth Hannah Smith Birdsall (1846 - 1903)
Ralph Birdsall Brown (1886 - 1967)
Ruth Hannah Brown Kemp (1918 - 2001)*
Goose Creek Burying Ground
Created by: M Roberts
Record added: Jul 04, 2009
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