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Henry Atherton "Pete" DeWolfe
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Birth: May 4, 1859
Marion County
Ohio, USA
Death: Mar. 8, 1894
Marion County
Ohio, USA

Better known as "Pete DeWolfe" in his hometown of Marion Ohio. First husband of Florence Mabel Kling and the father of Marshal DeWolfe.

Florence DeWolfe divorced her first husband, and later married Warren G. Harding, publisher of The Marion Daily Star. She would become First Lady of the U.S. following Harding's election.

No known marriage certificate is known for Pete DeWolfe and Florence Kling's marriage, but a divorce certificate does exist in Marion County Ohio courthouse records.

Following the divorce, DeWolfe drifted from Marion to Columbus to Wyoming. His battle with alcohol was well known and well documented in the newspapers.

DeWolfe died from tuberculosis, and the side effects of prolonged alcoholism. 
Family links: 
  Florence Mabel Kling Harding (1860 - 1924)
  Marshall Eugene DeWolfe (1880 - 1914)*
*Calculated relationship
Marion Cemetery
Marion County
Ohio, USA
Created by: Stu Haley
Record added: Mar 13, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 86730221
Henry Atherton Pete DeWolfe
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