Josephine Traum

31 March 1879–1964 (Age 84)
Walhonding, Coshocton, Ohio, United States

The Life of Josephine

When Josephine Traum was born on 31 March 1879, in Walhonding, Coshocton, Ohio, United States, her father, Conrad L Traum, was 34 and her mother, Frances LAFFEL, was 30. She married Harry Franklin Humbert on 27 December 1899, in Knox, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons. She lived in Howard, Knox, Ohio, United States for about 20 years and Howard, Howard Township, Knox, Ohio, United States in 1940. She died in 1964, at the age of 85, and was buried in Millwood Cemetery, Millwood, Union Township, Knox, Ohio, United States.

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Family Time Line

Harry Franklin Humbert
Josephine Traum
Marriage: 27 December 1899
Arthur D. Humbert
Robert William Humbert
Leslie Curtis Humbert
Lenioine Humbert

Spouse and Children

27 December 1899
Knox, Ohio, United States


    Arthur D. Humbert


    Robert William Humbert


    Leslie Curtis Humbert


    Lenioine Humbert


Parents and Siblings

    Conrad L Traum


    Frances LAFFEL




    Samuel W Traum


    Annie Traum


    Anna Catherine Traum


    John E Traum



+4 More Children

World Events (8)

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 2

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.
1882 · The Chinese Exclusion Act

Age 3

A federal law prohibiting all immigration of Chinese laborers. The Act was the first law to prevent all members of a national group from immigrating to the United States.
1902 · So Much Farm Land

Age 23

A law that funded many irrigation and agricultural projects in the western states.

Name Meaning

1 German: nickname for a dreamer, from Middle High German troum ‘dream’,2 German: from Bavarian Traum (standard German Tramm) ‘rafter’, ‘beam’, a nickname for a crude man. Compare Trammell .3 Jewish (Ashkenazic): ornamental name from German Traum ‘dream’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Josephine Humbert in household of Harry F Humbert, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Josephine Humbert in household of Harry F Humbert, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Josephine Humbert in household of F Harry Humbert, "United States Census, 1920"

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