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Name Yake, James K., 1845-1902
Born 08/02/1845
Birthplace Pennsylvania
Spouse Yake, Flora Amanda (Devenny), 1858-1946
Children Eaton, Cora Maude (Yake), 1876-1945
Yake, Daniel Devenny, 1880-1959
Chinburg, Ruby Gladys (Yake), 1884-1966
Yake, Bertha Cecil, 1887-1901
Yake, Edna, 1892-1922
Deceased 05/24/1902
Deceased where Kansas

Associated Records

Image of RG0949.AM - RG0949 Riley, Paul Davis, 1936-1981

RG0949.AM - RG0949 Riley, Paul Davis, 1936-1981

The Riley collection contains large amounts of material related to the history of Nebraska and its people. There are four series: 1) Research Materials; 2) Correspondence, 1973-1975; 3) Vertical File Materials; and 4) Miscellaneous Materials. Series 1, Research Materials, encompasses over half of the entire collection. Included here are mainly transcriptions of newspaper clippings organized by subject. Substantial material can be found specifically relating to Webster County history, Willa Cather, cattle ranching, various forts, the Pawnee tribe, and the genealogy of many pioneering families. Series 2, Correspondence, 1973-75, is a small series of Rileyís letters to and from individuals