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Conrad George May
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Birth: Oct., 1854
Darmstadt
Hessen, Germany
Death: Apr. 3, 1941
Buffalo
Erie County
New York, USA

Conrad May came to America when he was 11, in 1865. Once here, he learned cabinetmaking, and then the furniture trade. At age 23, he formed his own business.
i. Initially, it was at Clay and Austin Streets, Buffalo, NY.
ii. Then he expanded it, to Dearborn and Austin Streets, Buffalo.
iii. Then, he located it at 1875 Niagara Street, Buffalo, NY.
iv. Later, he also was the President of the Black RockóRiverside Savings and Loan Association.

He married Mary Margaret Keller on October 29, 1878. Together they had the following children:

1. Cecilia Catherine May Huber (1879-1950)
2. Frances T. May Schneggenburger (1881-1914)
3. Mary Catherine May Baumgarten (1882-1955)
4. George Francis May (1884-1950)
5. Edward Isidore May (1886-1966)
6. Isidore Francis May (1889-1958)
7. Conrad "Nootzie" May (1891-1897)

Conrad's Will probated on 20 May 1941 in Buffalo. The Heirs were his five surviving children and the four children of his daughter Frances.

 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Mary Margaret Keller May (1859 - 1912)*
 
 Children:
  Frances T. May Schneggenburger (1881 - 1914)*
  Mary Catherine May Baumgarten (1882 - 1955)*
  Edward Isidore May (1886 - 1966)*
  Isidore Francis May (1889 - 1958)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Saint Francis Xavier Cemetery
Erie County
New York, USA
Plot: Lot 125 Section DD
 
Created by: Bronwyn
Record added: Jul 24, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 94122224
Conrad George May
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