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Harm Menke Harms
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Birth: May 7, 1870
Woodford County
Illinois, USA
Death: May 3, 1955
Putnam County
New York, USA

Harm M. Harms, 84, a lifelong resident of Minonk, died early last night (Wednesday, March 2) at the home of his daughter, Mrs Hilda Wood, at Brewster, N.Y. He had been ill for a long time, and had gone to New York to be with his daughter in November.

Funeral services will be held from the Tallyn-Folkers Memorial Home, in this city, at 2 o'clock Saturday afternoon, March 5, with the Rev Charles Auerswald, pastor of the Minonk Baptist church, officiating. Burial will be in the Minonk cemetery.

Mr Harms was born in Minonk on May 7, 1870, a son of Menke and Jane Saathoff Harms [Meenke Heeren Harms and Jantje (Jennie) Saathoff Harms]. During his active life he was engaged in farming, and after retiring he became a real estate broker and was active in that business until his last illness.

He was married to Helene Seggerman, at Minonk, on Jan. 6, 1895. She survives with a daughter, Mrs Hilda Wood, of Brewster, N. Y., and a son, Arthur Harms, at home. There is also one sister, Mrs Herman H. Smith of Paris, Ill. 
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  Meenke Heeren Harms (1830 - 1877)
  Halena Annette Seggerman Harms (1876 - 1966)
  Arthur E. Harms (1896 - 1974)*
*Calculated relationship
Minonk Township Cemetery
Woodford County
Illinois, USA
Created by: Amy Robbins-Tjaden
Record added: Dec 24, 2005
Find A Grave Memorial# 12779736
Harm Menke Harms
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