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William Harris Baum

William Harris Baum

Male 1884 - 1919  (34 years)

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  • Name William Harris Baum 
    Born 8 Oct 1884  Provo, Utah, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Census 25 Jun 1900  Provo, Utah, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Census 1900

    Utah, Utah, Provo Precinct, Provo City, ED #164, Family 793, Sheet 41A, 25 Jun 1900

    Jacob, head, born May 1836, 64, married 35 years, born in PA. Melinda, wife, born in 1841, 59, married 35 years, 8 children, 5 living, born in TN
    Jane, daughter, born Sep 1876, 23, single, Utah
    Harmon, son, Dec 1878, 21, single, Utah
    William H, son, Oct 1884, 15, single, Utah 
    Age: 15 
    1900 US Federal Census for Provo, Utah, Utah, USA
    1900 US Federal Census for Provo, Utah, Utah, USA
    Includes the Jacob Baum Family
    Census 26 Apr 1910  Pleasant View, Utah, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Census 1910

    Pleasant View, Utah, Utah, SD 1, ED 189, Sheet 8B, 26 Apr 1910, Dwelling 288, Family 211

    William H. Baum, head, 25. Grace F., wife, 23. Married for the first time for 3 years; 2 children, both living. Children: Wm Homer, son, 2; Alta, daughter, 5/12. Also living with them is Frank B. Sackett, nephew, 7; Jacob H. Baum, father, 74; widow. William is a general farmer working on his own account; owns own farm. William and Grace can both read and write. William and Jacob are born in Pennsylvania; the rest of the family is born in Utah. Next door to John and Jane Brown and Ernest and Mema B. Kimball. 
    Age: 25 
    1910 US Federal Census, William H. Baum Family
    1910 US Federal Census, William H. Baum Family
    Military Service 9 Sep 1918  Provo, Utah, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    #WWI, World War I Draft Registration

    W.H. Baum, 33; born 8 Oct 1884. Grace Ferguson Baum, RFD No 2, Box 104, Provo, Utah, nearest relative. 
    Died 30 May 1919  Provo, Utah, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried 1 Jun 1919  Provo City Cemetery, Provo, Utah, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 5, 6
    Headstone for William Harris Baum and Ida Malinda Grace Ferguson Baum
    Headstone for William Harris Baum and Ida Malinda Grace Ferguson Baum

    William Harris Baum (1884 - 1919) - Find A Grave
    William Harris Baum (1884 - 1919) - Find A Grave
    Death Certificate 2 Jun 1919  Pleasant View, Utah, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    State file number: 1919002783 
    Age: 34 
    Death Certificate for William Harris Baum, 1919, Pleasant View, Weber, Utah, USA
    Death Certificate for William Harris Baum, 1919, Pleasant View, Weber, Utah, USA
    Person ID I669  clanSoren | I103-Ferguson, FRS101
    Last Modified 28 Oct 2014 

    Father Ancestors Jacob Harris Baum,   b. 13 May 1836, Brandywine, Chester, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Mar 1912, Centerfield, Sanpete, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Mother Ancestors Melinda Ann Cummings,   b. 06 Apr 1840, Gibson, Gibson County, Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Jan 1910, Pleasant View, Utah, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Married 24 Jul 1864  Heber City, Wasatch, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • BAUM, JACOB HARRIS (son of Jacob Baum and Agnes Nancy Harris). Born May 29, 1836, in Pennsylvania. Came to Utah 1852. Married Malinda Cummings July 24, 1864, Heber, Utah (daughter of John G. and Rachel Cummings of Gibson county, Tenn., pioneers 1852). She was born April 6, 1840, and died Jan. 31, 1909, Provo, Utah.

      Their children:
      Rachel Ann b. May 29, 1865, m. John Gatherum
      Thomas J. b. April 12, 1868
      John E. b. Feb. 5, 1869
      Elizabeth b. March 21, 1871, m. Fred Ferguson
      Malinda b. June 18, 1873, m. Mads Jorgensen
      Jane b. Sept. 19, 1876
      Harmon David b. Dec. 18, 1877, m. Susie Moore
      William Harris b. Oct. 8, 1884, m. Grace Ferguson

      Member 45th quorum seventies; special missionary to bring immigrants to Utah; his health was ruined on this trip. Block teacher. Farmer. Died March 21, 1912, Gunnison, Utah. [8]
    Family ID F253  Group Sheet

    Family Ancestors Ida Melinda Grace Ferguson Married: 3x3x ,   b. 4 Oct 1886, Alexander, Westmoreland, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Jan 1958, Provo, Utah, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years) 
    Married 12 Dec 1906  Provo, Utah, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Family Record BAUM, WILLIAM HARRIS (son of Jacob Harris Baum and Malinda Cummings). Born Oct. 8, 1884, Provo, Utah.

    Married Grace Ferguson Dec. 12, 1906, Provo, Utah (daughter of John Burkholder Ferguson and Mary Ann Shantey, of Westmoreland county, Pa., and they came to Provo, Utah, March, 1905). She was born Oct. 4, 1886.

    Their children:
    William Homer b. Jan. 4, 1908;
    Alva Grace b. Oct. 25, 1909;
    Mary Bernice b. Feb. 4, 1911.

    Family home Provo, Utah.
    Elder; ward teacher. Farmer and orchardist.  [8
    Children 
    +01. William Homer Baum,   b. 4 Jan 1908, Provo, Utah, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Dec 1977, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years)
    +02. Alta Grace Baum,   b. 25 Oct 1909, Provo, Utah, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Jan 1989, Orem, Utah, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years)
    +03. Mary Bernice Baum,   b. 4 Feb 1911,   d. 13 Mar 1989  (Age 78 years)
    +04. Lloyd J. Baum,   b. 17 Jan 1913, Provo, Utah, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Mar 1964, Provo, Utah, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 51 years)
    +05. Arnold Ferguson Baum,   b. 19 Oct 1915, Provo, Utah, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Feb 1981, Payson, Utah, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years)
    Married: 1x06. Eldon De Loss Baum,   b. 27 Sep 1919, Provo, Utah, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Sep 1989, Provo, Utah, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years)
    Last Modified 3 Aug 2012 
    Family ID F400  Group Sheet

  • Sources 
    1. [S91] World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918, United States, Selective Service System, National Archives and Records Administration, Washington, D.C., (Ancestry) (Reliability: 3).

    2. [S97] 1900 United States Federal Census, United States of America, Bureau of the Census. Twelfth Census of the United States, 1900. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1900. T623, 1854 rolls., (Ancestry.com), Year: 1900; Census Place: Provo, Utah, Utah; Roll: T623 1687; Page: 41A; Enumeration District: 164 (Reliability: 3).

    3. [S98] 1910 United States Federal Census, Thirteenth Census of the United States, 1910 (NARA microfilm publication T624, 1,178 rolls). Records of the Bureau of the Census, Record Group 29. National Archives, Washington, D.C., (Ancestry.com. 1910 United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2006.), Year: 1910; Census Place: Pleasant View, Utah, Utah; Roll: T624_1609; Page: 8B; Enumeration District: 189 (Reliability: 3).

    4. [S19] Provo City Cemetery Sexton Records, (http://provo.org/parks.cemetery_records.html).

    5. [S61] Utah State History Cemetery Burials Database, (http://cemeteries.utah.gov/burials/execute/searchburials) (Reliability: 3).

    6. [S157] Findagrave.com, (Findagrave.com), Memorial 14300454 (Reliability: 3).

    7. [S141] FamilySearch™ Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1954, Genealogical Society of Utah (GSU), (http://search.labs.familysearch.org) (Reliability: 3).

    8. [S119] Utah Pioneers and Prominent Men, (Ancestry.com ) (Reliability: 3).

    9. [S172] BYU Idaho Special Collections and Family History, (BYU Idaho) (Reliability: 3).
      Groom's Last Name: BAUM
      Groom's First Name: W. H.
      Bride's Last Name: FERGUSON
      Bride's First Name: Grace
      Bride's Residence: null
      Groom's Residence: null
      State: Utah
      County: Utah
      Place: Provo
      Marriage Date: 12 Dec 1906
      Partial Date: null
      Volume: 5
      Comment: null
      Page: 297