Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Find all Baumgartens in:
 • Mount Olivet Cemetery
 • Kenmore
 • Erie County
 • New York
 • Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Community Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Sponsor This Memorial!
Mary Catherine May Baumgarten
Learn about upgrading this memorial...
Birth: Nov. 21, 1882
Erie County
New York, USA
Death: Feb. 13, 1955
Erie County
New York, USA

Mary Catherine (May) Baumgarten was a daughter of of Conrad George May and Mary Margaret Keller May. She was baptized December 3, 1882 at St. Francis Xavier Catholic Church in Buffalo, Erie, NY. The name on her baptismal record was Mariam Annam May. Perhaps Catherine was her confirmation name.

She married Jacob Philip Baumgarten on 12 September 1905. They were married in the same church in which she was baptized.

Together they had eight children.

1. Inez Dorothy Prytherch (1908-1980)
2. Isidor James Baumgarten (1909-1909)
3. Marion Helen Wilker (1912-1984)
4. Edmund John Baumgarten (1916-1975)
5. Frances Cecelia Schaffer (1921-1998)

6. James Arthur Baumgarten (1922-1993)
7. Walter Bernard Baumgarten (1922-2003)

8. Ruth May Reinhardt (1924-1992)


The Hamburg Sun
Thursday, Feb. 17, 1955

Mrs. Jacob P. Baumgarten

Mrs. Mary May Baumgarten of Buffalo, mother of Mrs. Jerome L.Wilker of Water Valley, died in Sisters of Charity Hospital last Sunday following a prolonged illness. Besides Mrs. Wilker she is survived by her husband, Jacob P. Baumgarten; three other daughters, Mrs. Hugh Prytherch of Albany, Mrs. James R. Schaffer and Mrs. James Reinhardt, both of Buffalo. She also leaves three sons, Edmund J. Baumgarten of Los Angeles, Calif., James A. Baumgarten, Central Valley and Walter B. Baumgarten. She was a daughter of the late Conrad and Mary May and the grandmother of 12 grandchildren.
Family links: 
  Conrad May (1854 - 1941)
  Mary Keller May (1859 - 1912)
  Jacob Philip Baumgarten (1882 - 1967)*
  Inez Dorothy Baumgarten Prytherch (1908 - 1980)*
  Marian H. Baumgarten Wilker (1912 - 1984)*
  Frances Cecelia Baumgarten Schaffer (1921 - 1998)*
  Walter B. Baumgarten (1922 - 2003)*
  James Arthur Baumgarten (1922 - 1992)*
  Ruth May Baumgarten Reinhardt (1924 - 1992)*
  Frances T. May Schneggenburger (1881 - 1914)*
  Mary Catherine May Baumgarten (1882 - 1955)
  George Francis May (1884 - 1950)*
*Calculated relationship
Mount Olivet Cemetery
Erie County
New York, USA
Plot: Section M, Lot 228, Grave 3
Created by: Bronwyn
Record added: Jul 24, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 94122147
Mary Catherine <i>May</i> Baumgarten
Added by: Bronwyn
Mary Catherine <i>May</i> Baumgarten
Added by: Bill VanStone
Mary Catherine <i>May</i> Baumgarten
Added by: Bronwyn
There is 1 more photo not showing...
Click here to view all images...
Photos may be scaled.
Click on image for full size.


Privacy Statement and Terms of Service