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Max Mayer

Death 26 Jul 1913 (aged 55)
Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, USA
Burial Lincolnwood, Cook County, Illinois, USA
Memorial ID 100025277 · View Source
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Age 55 years

Widower of Mathilda "Tillie" Rieser, whom he married 09 Mar 1887 in Chicago, Illinois.

Father of Leo M. Mayer and Harry M. Mayer.

Son of Henrietta Strauss and Solomon Mayer.

Max Mayer was a native of Germany who immigrated to the United States of America in 1885. He was a naturalized U. S. citizen. He resided in Chicago, Illinois, about 28 years. He was a tea and coffee merchant.

His twin great-grandsons portrayed the toddler, Little Ricky Ricardo, 1953 - 1956, on the television series, I Love Lucy.

He was interred on 28 July 1913 in New Light Cemetery, Lincolnwood, Illinois.

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  • Created by: Rachelle Z
  • Added: 2 Nov 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 100025277
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Max Mayer (24 Oct 1857–26 Jul 1913), Find A Grave Memorial no. 100025277, citing New Light Cemetery, Lincolnwood, Cook County, Illinois, USA ; Maintained by Rachelle Z (contributor 46815898) .