|Birth: ||Mar. 9, 1880|
|Death: ||Aug. 29, 1963|
Emily Gertrude "Gertie" was born to Charles D & Mary Jane Barrette Brandes. The name inscribed on her tombstone is in error. Maternal Grandparents were Charles A & Emily Josephine Dousman Barrette - Paternal Grandparents - Henry & Phillipena Brandes,Sr. Her siblings were Violett Mae (Raymond Wilkey Calhoon) and Violett's twin - Bertha Ellen (Died at birth) and Martha "Mattie" Elizabeth (Edward Hurff "Red" Rittenhouse) Brandes. Emily Gertrude never married - but followed in the footsteps of her Father and was a Rail Road Station Master till her retirement - Serving in Clayton and at the Kikapoo Station in Gays Mills.
She is buried alongside her parents at Gays Mills Cemetery. Submitted by Cousin Peter (Barrette Family) Rodgers.
Charles D Brandes (1849 - 1921)
Emily Gertrude Brandes (1880 - 1963)
Violet Mae Brandes Calhoon (1887 - 1982)*
Martha Elizabeth Brandes Rittenhouse (1891 - 1974)*
Gays Mills Cemetery
Plot: With Parents Front/North
Created by: Anita Rodgers
Record added: Jun 13, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 71302504