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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 Dau: Peggy 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