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 William Blume

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William Blume

  • Birth 14 Apr 1847 Germany
  • Death 12 Jan 1899 Sumner, Bremer County, Iowa, USA
  • Burial Sumner, Bremer County, Iowa, USA
  • Memorial ID 34710844

William was born in Germany. He was a farmer in the Sumner, Iowa, area. He practiced the Lutheran faith.

Cemetery Records state: "William was found hanging from the rafters in his barn last Thursday A.M.; he leaves a wife and a large number of children."
{Information from "Events 30 Years Ago", 1899}

William & Minnie (Fritz) Blume had 10 children: Elizabeth "Lizzie", Minna, Henry, Sophia, William, August C., Mary, Sarah, Charles Edwin, Emma Blume

1895 Census, Sumner Twp, Bremer Co, Iowa
William Blume 47 yrs
Minnie 40 yrs
Elizabeth 18 yrs
Minna 17 yrs
Henry 15 yrs
Sophia 13 yrs
William 11 yrs
August C. 8 yrs
Mary 5 yrs
Sarah 2 yrs


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  • Maintained by: Cheri
  • Originally Created by: Diane Zabel
  • Added: 11 Mar 2009
  • Find A Grave Memorial 34710844
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for William Blume (14 Apr 1847–12 Jan 1899), Find A Grave Memorial no. 34710844, citing Union Mound Cemetery, Sumner, Bremer County, Iowa, USA ; Maintained by Cheri (contributor 47094916) .