|Photo courtesy of Bary Gammell|
1932 – James Gammell’s eldest child, Orlin Fitzgerald Gammell, died shortly before six o’clock on Monday morning, February 15, at Sheridan, Montana. He was eighty-five years old.(1)
|Orlin F. Gammell, his wife, Sarah, |
and three daughters, (left to right) Vesta, Harriet, and Alta.
|San Francisco: April 18, 1906|
Looking Down Sacramento Street
the results of the earthquake and the beginning of the fire
Orlin died peacefully from the infirmities of old age and was buried with Masonic funeral rites in the Sheridan Cemetery next to his father, James Gammell.
- Orlin F. Gammell, obituaries: Montana Standard, Butte, Montana, February 16, 1932, p. 4, c2; copy , " 'Daddy' Gammell Died Monday...", from an identified Montana newspaper, February 19, 1932.
- 1880 U.S. Census, Grant, Cass; Iowa. 1885 Iowa State Census.
Census, U.S. , Los Angeles . Los Angeles County, California
- Carey, Dorothy Ellinghouse, Pioneer Trails and Trials, Madison County History Association, 1976, pp. 468-69.
- Orlin F. Gammell obituary (copy), “’Daddy’ Gammell Died Monday…”, from an unidentified
newspaper, Montana February 19, 1932.