William H. Gaymann

In 1889 Neosho County Kansas William Gahman is 24, Sarah 26, Mabel 4, David 2, and Owen J. nine months.

William cash-claimed a quarter in 30, 7N 48W in 1891.

In 1900 Wichita, Kansas, William Gahnian is a stationary engineer, born Aug 1856 in Pennsylvania, Sarah E Nov 1849 Ohio, David Dec 1878 Illinois a day laborer, Owen J. Oct 1881 Illinois - a flour packer, and Odis W. Jan 1886 Kansas.


In 1895 Neosho County, Kansas, the census is very faint.  It looks like

 W.H Gayman  ?? born in Virginia, with Elizabeth 37 New York, Marshall 16 Delaware ?, Wm. H. 12, Etta 9, Ida ?, and Grace, 3.

Chanute Kansas, August 1897 "Mrs. Will Gahman and Mrs. Angel of Chanute spent Friday with Mrs. L. P. terry of Union Valley."

W.H. Gahman, son of David and Eliza Gahman was born Aug 1856 in Pennsylvania and died 1939, buried in Highland Cemetery, Wichita.    David and Eliza are buried in Chanute, Kansas.

March 21, 1902 Chanute "The body of Mrs. Eliza Gahman was laid to rest in Elmwood cemetery last Monday morning.  The remains were accompanied here by her three sons, who are well known in this city."

Cora Lee Hill born May 19, 1875, married Percy Patton 1895.  Divorced Percy sometime after their 25th anniversary. She remarried a Mr. Ed Gahman. Lived in Chanute. Probably moved in with Gladys at that time. Became senile, Alzheimers. Hit Vinnie with a cane. Vinnie visited her grandparents as a child she rode horses there.

More About Cora Lee Hill:
Burial: Unknown, Memorial Park Cemetery, Chanute KS.

More About Cora Lee Hill and Percy Albert Patton:
Divorce: April 30, 1932, Married 36+ years.
Marriage: December 25, 1895


Might be related to Austin A. Gayman, who proved up on a quarter in Elbert County in 1901.