Mary Ann Hummer nee Kelch


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Born: November 8, 1822 in Nelsonville, Athens County, Ohio

Passed: February 19, 1886 in Greenleaf, Washington County, Kansas




Mary’s parents were Philip and Sarah M. Kelch both of whom were of German extraction.  Mary married David Hummer on March 17, 1840 in Athens, Ohio.  David was born in Carlisle, Pennsylvania but at the time was living some 25 miles away in McArthur, Ohio. 


In 1870, she was living in Middleport, Meigs County, Ohio, with her husband David Hummer (1820-1900) and her daughters Helen born in 1863 and Anna Orinda born in 1866.


In 1880, she was living with her teenage daughter Anna Orinda Hummer in Sherman Township, Washington County, Kansas. 


In 1885, she was living with her husband David Hummer and her daughter Anna Orinda Hummer in Greenleaf, KS.


Her children included

               Sarah Jane Hummer b. about 1842 in Ohio

               Harriet C. Hummer b. about 1845 in Ohio

               Mary C. Hummer b. about 1850 in Ohio; d. before 1900

               Flora Hummer (deceased)

               Millie Hummer (deceased)

               Franklin David Hummer

               Georgia A. Hummer (deceased)

               Myrtle Helen Hummer (January 14, 1862-1936) b. in Ohio

               Anna Orinda Hummer (October 10, 1866-1935)

                   b. October 10, 1866 in Middleport, Meigs County, Ohio

                   d. September 26, 1935 in Falls City Richardson County, NE


She is buried in Greenleaf City Cemetery in Greenleaf Kansas.