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Albert E Gehrig
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Birth: Mar. 22, 1900
Adams County
Indiana, USA
Death: Aug. 6, 1962
Calhoun County
Michigan, USA


Marshall (MI) Evening Chronicle
Tuesday, August 7, 1962
Homer News
Albert E. Gehrig Died Monday After Extended Illness
---Albert E. Gehrig, 62, Homer merchant for many years, died at his home here Monday afternoon at 3 o'clock following a long illness.
---Born March 22, 1900 in Berne, Ind., the son of Louis H. and Jennier[sic[ Bierie, Gehrig, he was married to Miss Kathryn Dorwin in Decatur, Ind., on June 27, 1929. They moved to Homer in June 1938, where he owned and operated the Gehrig Five to a Dollar store.
---The deceased was a World War I veteran and a member of Hess-Whitcomb, American Legion Post No. 225 of Homer.
---Surviving besides his wife Kathryn, are a daughter, Mrs. Leslie (Greta) Spaulding of Sharon, Pa.; a son, Stephen, at home; three grandchildren; his mother, Mrs. Jennie Gehrig, and a brother, Tillman Gehrig, both of Decatur; a sister, Mrs. Fred (Marie) Ahta of Fort Wayne, Ind.

Funeral Services
Homer, Michigan
Funeral services for Albert E. Gehrig, Homer, who died Monday afternoon, will be held Thursday at 2 p.m. from the Westbrook-Tidd funeral home with Rev. LeRoy Cabbage of Milan and Dr. J. C. Shull of Homer officiating. Interment will follow in Fairview cemetery, Homer.

Marshall (MI) Evening Chronicle
Saturday, August 11, 1962
Homer News
Funeral Services For Albert E. Gehrig
---Funeral services for Albert E. Gehrig, 62, a Homer merchant for the past 24 years, were held Thursday at 2 o'clock at the Westrbook - Tidd funeral home with the Rev. Leroy Cabbage of Milan and Dr. J. C. Shull officiating. Interment was in Fairview cemetery, Homer.
---Casket bearers included; Dr. G. H. Bowden of Jackson, L. Day Slout, Orrie Parker, Ray E. Fogel, Howard H. Shear and Paul D. Brooks.


Father: Louis Gehrig (1870)
Mother: Jennie M. Bierie (1872)

Siblings: Tillman, Marie

Married: Mildred Kathryn Darwin (1905) on 6/27/1929 in Adams Indiana

Military: WW I and member of Hess-Whitcomb, American Legion Post No. 225 of Homer.


1. Greta E Gehrig (1930-2003) m- Leslie Spaulding
2. Steven Gehrig

1910 Monroe Adams Indiana
Louis Gehrig Head M 40 Indiana
Jennie M Gehrig Wife F 38 Indiana
Tillmon H Gehrig Son M 14 Indiana
Albert E Gehrig Son M 10 Indiana
Mary C Gehrig Daughter F 7 Indiana
Mary Gehrig Mother F 82 Germany

1920 Decatur Adams Co Indiana
Louis Gehrig Head M 50 Ohio
Jenny Gehrig Wife F 47 Indiana
Tilman Gehrig Son M 24 Indiana
Albert Gehrig Son M 19 Indiana
Marie Gehrig Daughter F 16 Indiana


1940 Homer Calhoun Co Mi
Albert E Gehrig Head M 40 Indiana
Kathryn M Gehrig Wife F 35 Indiana
Gerta E Gehrig Daughter F 9 Indiana

Name Albert E Gehrig
Event Type Marriage Registration
Event Date 27 Jun 1929
Event Place Adams, Indiana, United States
Residence Place Decatur, , Indiana
Gender Male
Age (Estimated) 29
Race White
Race (Original) White
Number of Previous Marriages 1st
Birth Date 27 Mar 1900
Birthplace Berne, , Indiana
Marriage License Date 27 Jun 1929
Marriage Place Adams, Indiana
Father's Name Louis Gehrig
Mother's Name Jennie Bierie
Spouse's Name Mildred Kathryn Darwin
Spouse's Residence Place Decatur, , Indiana
Spouse's Gender Female
Spouse's Age (Estimated) 24
Spouse's Previous Marriage Number 1st
Spouse's Race White
Spouse's Race (Original) White
Spouse's Birth Date 31 Mar 1905
Spouse's Birthplace Decatur, , Indiana
Spouse's Father's Name Will R Darwin
Spouse's Mother's Name Maude Thompson
Officiator's Name R W Stookes
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Number of Images 1

Name Albert E Gehrig
Event Type Draft Registration
Event Date 1917-1918
Event Place Adams County, Ind
Gender Male
Nationality United States
Birth Date 22 Mar 1900
Birthplace , , United States
Family links: 
  Louis Gehrig (1870 - 1927)
  Jennie Gehrig (1871 - 1965)
  Mildred Kathryn Dorwin Gehrig (1905 - 1991)
  Greta E Gehrig Spaulding (1930 - 2003)*
*Calculated relationship
Fairview Cemetery
Calhoun County
Michigan, USA
Plot: 5
Maintained by: Genealogy Bug Kate
Originally Created by: Bushong Weiss
Record added: Apr 01, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 67750946
Albert E Gehrig
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