Starting Sept. 5, 2014, Genealogy.com will be making a big change. GenForum message boards, Family Tree Maker homepages, and the most popular articles will be preserved in a read-only format, while several other features will no longer be available, including member subscriptions and the Shop.
 
Learn more


Chat | Daily Search | My GenForum | Community Standards | Terms of Service
Jump to Forum
Home: Surnames: Harms Family Genealogy Forum

Post FollowupReturn to Message ListingsPrint Message

Re: August & Mary Harms of St. Louis
Posted by: Bob Harms (ID *****9178) Date: September 13, 2003 at 10:03:40
In Reply to: Re: August & Mary Harms of St. Louis by Bobbi colegrove of 466

Bobbi-
Yes the Charles you're refering to was the son of August & Mary. August & Mary are my Great uncle & aunt. So I don't know a lot about this side of the family. Here's what I do know:

August shows up in the St. Louis directoriesin 1886 along with his father (Anthony) and brother (Herman). His parents were Anthony and Christina Harms who are both buried at Gatewood Gardens in south St. Louis. August and Mary are also buried at Gatewood Gardens, which was called New Pickers until recently. I'm still trying to figure out exactly when they arrived in the US and where in Germany they're from.

Charles was born in 1896, 5th of 6 children. He's in the 1900 census with August & Mary. After they passed away, he lived with his grandmother, Christina. Charles, Lena, & Hanna (the 3 youngest) are all in the 1910 census with Maria (Christina) Harms.

I've got a Charles Harms who died on Jan. 11, 1927. He's also buried at Gatewood Gardens in the Harms family plot. I'm pretty sure it's the same Charles.


Notify Administrator about this message?
Followups:

Post FollowupReturn to Message ListingsPrint Message

http://genforum.genealogy.com/harms/messages/336.html
Search this forum:

Search all of GenForum:

Proximity matching
Add this forum to My GenForum Link to GenForum
Add Forum
Home |  Help |  About Us |  Site Index |  Jobs |  PRIVACY |  Affiliate
© 2007 The Generations Network