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Maude Evelyn SOMERS

Maude Evelyn SOMERS

Female 1878 - 1958  (79 years)

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  • Name Maude Evelyn SOMERS 
    Born 16 Oct 1878  Chicago, Cook County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    • though she is 2 years younger in the 1930 census
    Gender Female 
    Obituary 2 Jan 1958  Topeka, Shawnee County, Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    • in the Topeka Journal:
      Widow of Packing Firm Founder Dies
      Mrs. G. C. Bowman, 79, of La Canada, Calif., widow of the founder of the Seymour Packing Co. and a former Topeka resident, died early Thursday after an illness of about a year.
      Mrs. Bowman lived in Topeka until about 1940 and was active in civic and community affairs, including the old Provident Assn. and Grace cathedral.
      Her husband founded Seymour's in 1901 with the late H. A. Perry. He died about 10 years ago.
      Funeral will be Saturday at 11:30 am at the Turner and Stevens mortuary at Pasadena, Calif., and burial will be in Rosedale cemetery in Los Angeles.
      Survivors are a son, Robert Haig of Los Angeles, and two daughters, Mrs. Florence Everingham of San Diego and Mrs. Mildred Bacon of Los Angeles.
    Name Maude Bowman  [1
    Name Maude Haig 
    Name Maude E. Bowman  [4
    Name Maude Haig Bowman  [3
    Name Mrs. G. C. Bowman  [2
    Died 2 Jan 1958  Pasadena, Los Angeles County, California Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Buried Angelus-Rosedale Cemetery, Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    • where the inscription was transcribed as:

      HAIG

      Maham H. Haig

      July 9, 1878 - Nov. 10, 1924

      Maude Haig Bowman

      Oct. 16, 1878 - Jan. 2, 1958
    Person ID I35480698  GWood Family
    Last Modified 11 Nov 2020 

    Father George C. SOMERS,   b. EITHER 1840 OR 1841, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Mother Maria GROSVENOR,   b. EITHER 1846 OR 1847, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Family ID F16832422  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Maham Hume HAIG,   b. 9 Jul 1878, South Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Nov 1924  (Age 46 years) 
    Married Oct 1904  [1, 3, 5
    Children 
     1. Robert H. HAIG,   b. 17 Dec 1909, Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Aug 1978, Los Angeles County, California Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years)
    Last Modified 11 Nov 2020 
    Family ID F16832420  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 George Clarendon BOWMAN,   b. 6 Apr 1869, Blooming Grove Twp., Orange County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 May 1950, La Ca?ada, Los Angeles County, California Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years) 
    Married 27 Mar 1929  Kansas City, Jackson County, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 4
    Last Modified 11 Nov 2020 
    Family ID F16832245  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Active in civic and community affairs including the old Provident Assn. and Grace cathedral [2]

  • Sources 
    1. [S26431] Shawnee Co. 1930 Census (Pop. Sched.), U.S. Bureau of the Census, (National Archives and Records Administration, Washington, D.C., n.d.), SD 5, ED 38, 15/67A (Topeka 6th Ward, Topkea Twp.), dwelling 346, famil y 366, George C. Bowman household (Reliability: 3).

    2. [S26560] Topeka Journal, (Topeka, Kans.), 2 Jan 1958, 14. (Reliability: 3).

    3. [S26576] Rosedale Cem. Gravestone Inscrips., Plot M100, Maham H. Haig and Maude Haig Bowman gravestone (Reliability: 3).

    4. [S26560] Topeka Journal, (Topeka, Kans.), 27 May 1950, 1. (Reliability: 3).

    5. [S26404] Shawnee Co. 1920 Census (Pop. Sched.), U.S. Bureau of the Census, (National Archives and Records Administration, Washington, D.C., n.d.), SD 101, ED 183, 10/211B (Topeka 6th Ward, 3rd precinct), dwelling 248, fa mily 268, Maham H. Haig household (Reliability: 3).


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