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Theodore Ament
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Birth: Mar. 17, 1862
Worthington
Dubuque County
Iowa, USA
Death: Apr. 9, 1937
Worthington
Dubuque County
Iowa, USA

Mayor. Ament, engaged in the harness business for thirty years, organized the Worthington Cornet Band and served several terms as mayor of the city.

Theodore married Elizabeth, dau. of Mr. & Mrs. Bernard Werdell, born in Joliet, IL, on March 17, 1862, on Jan. 25, 1887 in St. Paul's Church with Rev. J. B. Zigrang officiating, she married Theodore Ament. The couple settled on a farm and became parents of 12 children: Rev. E. P. Ament; Veronica (Mrs. John Pins); Clara (Mrs. Frank Baum); Albert; Ben; Leo; Herman; Lester; Frederick; Josephine; Arthur; and Leonard.

Lyon, Randolph W. Faith and Fortunes: An Encyclopedia of Dubuque County. Iowa City, Iowa. Flynn Printing and Graphics,
1998
 
 
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 Parents:
  Henry Ament (1818 - 1906)
  Catherine Weiss Ament (1830 - 1889)
 
 Spouse:
  Elizabeth Werdell Ament (1866 - 1941)*
 
 Children:
  Josephine Ament (1888 - 1918)*
  Veronica E. Ament Pins (1889 - 1956)*
  Clara B. Ament Baum (1891 - 1988)*
  Arthur N. Ament (1892 - 1892)*
  Albert J Ament (1893 - 1972)*
  Benjamin W Ament (1895 - 1969)*
  Leo B Ament (1900 - 1993)*
  Herman Ament (1901 - 1991)*
  Ernest P Ament (1904 - 1999)*
  Frederick N Ament (1909 - 1966)*
  Leonard Ament (1915 - 1925)*
 
 Sibling:
  Theodore Ament (1862 - 1937)
  Christian Ament (1867 - 1960)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Saint Paul Cemetery
Worthington
Dubuque County
Iowa, USA
 
Created by: Cheryl Locher Moonen
Record added: Feb 16, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 85080011
Theodore Ament
Added by: Cheryl Locher Moonen
 
Theodore Ament
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