Friday, July 06, 2012

Louis Baum - July 6th - 123 Years Ago Today . . .

123 Years Ago Today - At The Age of 2
Louis Baum passed away.
Who Is Louis Baum?
My Great Grand Uncle!
Son of my Great, Great Grandfather Christian Baum
& his 1st Wife, Friedericke W. Baum (nee. Griesel)
on Cook County, Illinois, Marriage Index 1871-1920
on Louis' Birth Certificate (nee. Ricka Kreaser)
Cook County, Illinois, Deaths Index, 1878-1922
b. 11 January 1887, Chicago, IL
d. 06 July 1889, at Home at 3836 Wallace Street, Chicago, IL

Not long ago, I was searching GenealogyBank.com
and I came across an item in the Daily Inter Ocean Newspaper
dated 09 July 1889 on Louis'a' Baum's passing.
Louisa? How can that be? I know it's Louis.
Yes, an error in the 1889 Daily Inter Ocean Newspaper!

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