Descendants of George L Daum & Mary Muth
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Notes from obituary of Mary Muth Daum
Mrs Mary Daum 81 died 21 June 1920 in Evansville Indiana.
She was the oldest member of Central Methodist Church.
Her son, J Albert, died suddenly 4 months ago in Denver, his wife died June 18, 1920.
Burial in Locust Hill cemetery
Servivors, Daughter, Mrs L B Finke; sons, George L & Dr.Wm F Daum
#1.J Albert Daum died 9 Feb 1920. Obituary says son & 3 daughters. No names given.
#2.Olive Irene Daum born ? married Lawrence B Finke date unknown. Olive died 5 Oct 1934 buried Locust Hill Cemetery.
Children: 1. Harold L Finke 27 Sept 1905- 15 Apr 1983 died in Holmes Beach Florida. Founder WGBF radio station. Wife: Helen Latshaw Finke died 12 Feb 1986, Son: Robert N Finke of Florida survives. 2.Mildred Irene Finke 11 Dec 1909 - 7 June 1974.
Mildred died in Owensboro, Daviess Co. Kentucky Burial in Memorial Park cemetery, Evansville, Vanderburgh Co.Indiana Husband: Clarence B Baker Daughters: Mary E & Nancy Judith Baker
3.Dorothy May Finke born 8 April 1913
Husband: J Glenn Bretz. J Glenn died 30 Jan 1990, burial: Locust Hill cemetery.
Dau: Susan; Sons: Gary & Randall
4.Margaret Lucille Finke born 30 Jan 1918
Husband: Charles H Guard
Charles died 11 Jan 2000 burial Sunset
Memorial Park, Evansville, Vanderburgh Co.
Indiana. Military: Marine WWII
Son: Charles B
notes for Lawrence B Finke, from obituary
L B Finke 84 died 31 Oct 1963, burial Locust Hill cemetery.
Chairman of board Finke Furniture,founded 1902
with brother C E Finke, bought out 1926 with W C Bussing founded slogan & steps in brass in sidewalk on 7th st '37 steps from 7th'
Wife: Meta Kramer (married 1936)
1rst wife Ollie Irene Daum, died Oct 5 1934
Son: Harold, pres Finke Furnituer
Dau: Mrs Clarence Baker
Dau: Mrs Clarence(Charles)Guard Jr
Dau: Mrs J Glenn Bretz
Stepsons: Jack & Harold Richardson.
3.George L Daum born ?? married 18 Dec 1895 in Evansville, Vanderburgh Co., Indiana to Fannie L
Lant. George died 26 Feb 1923, Fannie died 4 June
1964 burial Oak Hill cemetery, Evansville, Vanderburgh Co.,Indiana
Dau:Mrs.Elizabeth Brown died 11 May 1961 Oak Hill
4.William Fletcher Daum born ?? died 11 Jan 1962 burial:Locust Hill cemetery
notes from obituary
Rev Dr Wm Fletcher Daum 94, to lie in state @ Thorton where the funeral will be held.
Retired Presbyterian Minister, preached 1rst sermon @ Old North Methodist, 74 years ago. Spent most of his career in churches in NY & in New England.
adopted daughter: Mrs Arthur Manzer, New Hampshire
bro-in-law: L B Finke
nephews: Harold Finke
Joe Daum, Portland Oregon
neices: Mrs Charles Guard
Mrs Clarence Baker
Mrs Glenn Bretz
Mrs Oscar Zopf
I have not figured out who Ione's parents are.
Oscar P N Zopf 3 Nov 1896 - 17 July 1981 died in Oregon.
Wife: Ione Daum 13 Jan 1906 - 22 Jan 1998 died in Poulsbo Washington
Dau: Lucy Zopf
Son: David Oscar Zopf