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Name Byrd, Forrest Wiatt, 1890-1978
Born 09/18/1890
Birthplace Blair, Nebraska
Father Byrd, Milton Patterson, 1865-1925
Mother Byrd, Alta May (Wiatt), 1866-1948
Spouse Byrd, Mary Alice (Yeats), 1892-1983
Children Forbes, Marion (Byrd), 1916-2003
Deceased 06/--/1978
Deceased where Mercer Island, Washington

Associated Records

Image of RG0840.AM - RG0840 Byrd-Yeats Family

RG0840.AM - RG0840 Byrd-Yeats Family

This collection has miscellaneous papers relating to the Byrd and the Yeats families from Omaha, Nebraska, primarily concerning the Byrd Nurseries and the Gregg School of Commerce. Specific items include a booklet titled "Landscape Gardening: A book which points the way to more attractive home surroundings," which was put out by the nursery; a brochure from the Gregg School of Commerce, where Beulah Byrd was the principal; a program for the Omaha College Club; and a letter of sympathy to Forrest and Mary Yeats on the death of Beulah in 1920.