Local Family Histories
'Working to preserve the rich heritage of the Temecula Valley'
The Van Nest Family
On the left: Frank and Catherine Fernald
In the Middle: Cornelius and Ella Van Nest
On the right: Ormiston and Maud Gonzalez
Photo courtesy of H. Loren and Leah Fernald
Cornelius Van Nest
Ella (Rathburn) Van Nest
Catherine Beatrice (Van Nest) Fernald
Nickname: Trixie
Maude (Van Nest) Gonzales
Catherine and Maude Van Nest with Bessie Gonzalez
Ormiston and Maude Gonzalez