John Donat Gaume

M, #981, (1813 - c 1853)


John Donat Gaume was born in 1813.1 He marriedMary Elizabeth Giriot after 1838. He died about April, 1853.2

The family of John Gaume appears in the US Census of 1850 in Stark Co., Ohio and the record lists John & Mary Gaume and children: Constantine (b. abt 1839), Mary (b. abt 1841), and Victor (b. abt 1843). The will of John Donat Gaume, dated 1853 and probated 5 April 1853, list his wife's name as Marie Elisabeth Giriot and children as follows: Zozime age 15, Josephine age ??, and Victor age 9. The comparitive number of children and their ages appear to match, however there is a difference in names.