Sarah C. Becker

F, #1701, (c 1855 - )

Last Edited=28 Mar 2009
Sarah C. Becker was born about 1855 in South Bend, Indiana.1 She married Peter Gaume, son of Julian Gaume and Victorine Moser, on May 4, 1878.1

Her married name was Sarah Gaume.

Census

1880Neuchatel, Nemaha County, KansasSarah C. Becker and Peter Gaume appeared on the census of 1880 in Neuchatel, Nemaha County, Kansas, - listed in the same household: Auguste Gaume and Maria Gaume.2
1900Onaga City (Millcreek Township), Pottawatomie Co., KansasShe appeared on the census of 1900 in the household of Peter Gaume in Onaga City (Millcreek Township), Pottawatomie Co., Kansas.3

Children of Sarah C. Becker and Peter Gaume

  • Auguste Gaume (1879 - )
  • Maria Gaume (1880 - )
  • August J. Gaume4 (1882 - )
  • Louis Gaume4 (1884 - )
  • John Gaume4 (1886 - )
  • Mary Gaume4 (1890 - )
  • Lizzie Gaume4 (1892 - )

Citations

  1. [S376] Obituaries on-line, online http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/…, Mrs. Sara Gaume passed away Friday afternoon, February 15, 1929 at 2 o’clock at her home in Onaga, Kansas. She had been failing for about four months.
    Sara Gaume was born in South Bend, Indiana. Her maiden name was Becker. She came with her parents, to Kansas when she was 20 years old and lived near Centralia, Kansas.
    She was married to Peter Gaume, who recently preceded her in death on May 4, 1878. To this union were born eleven children, five of whom preceded them in death. The living children are: August and Lewis Gaume and Mrs. Lucy Cunningham, of Onaga; Frank Gaume of Hamilton, Missouri, John Gaume of Topeka; and Mrs. Mary Shannon of Wolcott, Wyoming.
    After their marriage Mr. and Mrs. Gaume settled on a farm on French Creek. After a few years they moved to Centralia, then back to the farm, then to Onaga, where they resided until death. The funeral services were held at the Coal Creek Catholic Church on Monday morning and interment was in the Coal Creek cemetery.. Hereinafter cited as Obituaries on-line.
  2. [S185] 1880 United States Census, Nemaha Co., Kansas, Washington: National Archives And Records Administration, pg 360, ED 195, IMG 717.
  3. [S362] 1900 Census, Onaga City, Pottawatomie Co. Kansas
    , Washington: National Archives And Records Administration, ED 144 Sheet 3A (Also appearing on census record is Annie Becker (b. June 1875) and listed as niece of Peter Gaume).
  4. [S362] 1900 Census, Onaga City, Pottawatomie Co. Kansas
    , Washington: National Archives And Records Administration, ED 144 Sheet 3A.
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