Family History, Pictures, Document, and Evidence Files
These are the ancestor families of Henry and Mayme Gimbel that immigrated to the California in the second half of the eighteen hundreds from Alsace, Hesse, and the Azores. They came via New England and "around the Horn" by steamship. Manuel Dias probably came by whaling ship. One Gimbel brother returned to Philadelphia after the Civil War and his family expanded there.
Little is known yet about the Mathews/Mathias and Thomas families to say much here.
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