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William and Catherine Doerr 50th Wedding Anniversary Taken at farm of John Moellers November 13, 1927
William and Catherine Doerr 50th Wedding Anniversary
Taken at farm of John Moellers
November 13, 1927


The above picture was taken at William and Catherine Doerr’s (my great grandparents) 50th wedding anniversary celebration on November 13, 1927 at the farm of John Moellers in Winneshiek County, Iowa.[1]

Below are the names in the picture:

1st row: John Moellers, Jr. Ardis Einck, Ila Einck, Frederick Einch, Donald Einck, Edna Moellers, Clair Moellers, Maurice Doerr, Luke Doerr (my father), Jerome Einck, William Doerr.

2nd row: Amanda Schultz, Elizabeth Meyer Miller, Irene Einck, Amelia Espeseth (Gina’s sister), Anna Doerr holding LeRoy Doerr (My grandmother and Uncle LeRoy), Cornelia Espeseth (Gina’s mother), Helen Moeller, holding Ralph Moeller, Gina Espeseth Doerr, holding Arlawayne Doerr, Catherine Einck holding Helen Einck, John Doerr holding Dorisgene Doerr, Mrs August Meyer, Ben Einck, Julie Einck, Gilbert Torgenson (John Doerr’s friend), Catherine Doerr (my great grandmother), Henry Schultz holding Geneva Schultz, William Doerr (my great grandfather), A.J. Einck, August Meyer, John Moeller, Ted Doerr (my grandfather), Henry Miller.

[1] Donald and Margaret Einck, Doerr Families, about 1979.