Obit: May, Minnie E. (1894 - 1950)

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Surnames: May, Schembel

----Sources: Colby Phonograph (Colby, Clark County, Wis.) 02/23/1950

May, Minnie (8 Feb. 1894 - 22 Feb. 1950)

Neillsville, Wisconsin - Unconscious for a week, Mrs. George May, 56, a semi-invalid, died Wednesday at the Neillsville hospital.

Officials said her death was due to a cerebral hemorrhage, probably induced when she collapsed February 14 after a man allegedly broke into here home on the outskirts of Neillsville. She never regained consciousness.

The man, Herbert Schembel, of Neillsville, is at liberty under $200 bond after pleading innocent to a charge of malicious destruction of property. He is accused of breaking down the door of Mrs. May’s home. Her husband was at work in Wisconsin Rapids at the time.

1930 Federal Census, Neillsville, Clark, Wisconsin, enumeration district number: 0029, family 445, line 63

Minnie May, White married female
father's birthplace: Germany
mother's birthplace: Germany

Household Members
head George May M 36 Illinois
wife Minnie May F 36 Wisconsin
daughter Ruth May F 6 Wisconsin
daughter Janet May F 4 Wisconsin

1940 Federal Census, Neillsville, Neillsville City, Clark, Wisconsin, United States, enumeration district number: 10-29, family 389, line 12

Minna E May, white, married, female
residence in 1935: Same House

Household Members
head George M May M 46 Illinois
wife Minna E May F 46 Wisconsin
daughter Ruth D May F 16 Wisconsin
daughter Janet M May F 14 Wisconsin

 

 


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