Mary Gumm

about 1839–5 April 1903 (Age 64)
Peoria, Peoria, Illinois, United States

The Life Summary of Mary

When Mary Gumm was born about 1839, in Peoria, Peoria, Illinois, United States, her father, Jesse N. Gum, was 37 and her mother, Margaret Louisa MCDONALD, was 39. She married George Washington Shute on 7 November 1856, in Knox, Illinois, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 7 daughters. She lived in Galva Township, Henry, Illinois, United States in 1870 and Blue Rapids, Marshall, Kansas, United States in 1880. She died on 5 April 1903, at the age of 65.

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Family Time Line

George Washington Shute
1832–1895
Mary Gumm
1839–1903
Marriage: 7 November 1856
Martha A. Shute
1859–
Gurley Shute
1883–
Della Shute
1861–1944
Ella May Shutt
1864–1947
Diantha Adelia Shute
1866–
Annie Shute
1868–
Effie Dora Shute
1869–
William Shute
1873–
Susan May Shultz
1876–1935
Harry Zenus Shute
1879–1945

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    7 November 1856Knox, Illinois, United States
  • Children

    (10)

    +5 More Children

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (8)

    +3 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1840
    Age 1
    Historical Boundaries: 1840: Knox, Illinois, United States
    1846
    Age 7
    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
    1860
    Age 21
    Historical Boundaries: 1860: Marshall, Kansas Territory, United States 1861: Marshall, Kanas, United States

    Name Meaning

    English: nickname from Middle English gome, Old English guma ‘man’.German: from a short form of an ancient Germanic personal name such as Gundemar (gund ‘battle’ + mār, mēri ‘famous’).

    Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

    Possible Related Names

    Gomm
    Gum
    Gumbs

    Sources (12)

    • Mary Gumm in entry for Harry Zenus Shute, "California, County Birth and Death Records, 1800-1994"
    • Mary Shute in household of Jeff Clawson, "United States Census, 1870"
    • Mary Gumm in entry for Harry Zenns Shute and Mary Margaret Brady, "California, County Marriages, 1850-1952"

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