Republican League Register of Oregon, The Register Publishing Company, 1896, page 244.
MCKERN, A. E., of McMinnville, County Clerk of Yamhill County, was born in that county March 24, 1864. He was engaged in merchandising in North Yamhill till 1894, when he was elected County Clerk, and moved to McMinnville. He is an active worker and was a delegate to the county conventions of 1890 and 1892, and the club conventions of 1895 and 1896. Mr. McKern has been renominated by the Republican convention.