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Subject: Obit: MANN, 1931 Darke, co.
Date: Tue, 5 Oct 1999 14:08:19 EDT
Wm. H. Mann, was born July 6, 1865, and died January 8, 1931. He spent his
boyhood days in the vicinity of Gettysburg, Ohio. He came to Greenville in
1888 and spent several years in association with A. N. Wilson & Sons in the
dry goods business.
He was united in marriage with Gertrude Wilson, eldest daughter of A. N.
Wilson, October 7, 1892. Employed for many years in the mercantile business,
in which he was a conscientious and efficient worker. He was very much
devoted to his home and family, where he always manifested a fine spirit of
attachment and cooperated in all the work of the home. Noted for his kindly
and considerate attitude to his fellow-men and his life of moderate and
He joined the St. Paul's reformed church of this city under the pastorate
of Rev. Ludwig. Mr. Mann held his church membership in the Congregational
Church, Battle Creek, Michigan.
He leaves to mourn his death, his wife, Mrs. Gertrude Mann, one daughter,
Mrs. Kathryn Bamborough, and husband Harold Bamborough, and one daughter
Carolyn, One brother, and a host of devoted relatives and friends.