1 Nov 2013                   

Husband: Peter C. SCHRUM
Born: 27 May 1849 in PA 1,2 (see note 1) Died: 25 Dec 1931 in Austintown, Mahoning Co. OH 3,2 Cause of death: Heart failure, old age Buried: 28 Dec 1931 in New Brunstetter Cem. Austintown, Mahoning Co. OH 1,2,4 (see note 2) Occupation: Stone Mason (1870, 80, 1910) Occupation: Farmer (1900) Occupation: Stone Mason (1931) Father: Peter SCHRUM (1810 - 1894) Mother: Catherine MUSSER (1809 - 1878)
Wife: Mary Ann RIPPLE Married: 13 Apr 1873 in Austintown, Mahoning Co. OH (see note 3) Born: 5 Mar 1856 in Austintown, Mahoning Co. OH 1,2 (see note 4) Died: 2 Oct 1929 in Austintown, Mahoning Co. OH 5,2 Buried: 5 Oct 1929 in Brunstetter Cemetery, Austintown, OH 6,2,4 (see note 5) Father: Samuel RIPPLE (1814 - 1888) Mother: Eve GILBERT (1818 - 1864)
M Child 1: Melvin Jerome SCHRUM Born: 27 May 1876 in Austintown, Mahoning Co. OH 2 (see note 6) Died: 3 Jan 1972 in St.Petersburg, Pinellas Co. FL 7 Buried: in New Brunstetter Cem. Austintown, Mahoning Co. OH 2,4 (see note 7) Occupation: Stone Cutter (1900) Occupation: Farm Hand (1910) Occupation: Farmer (1918) Occupation: Steel Worker (1920) Occupation: Brick Layer (1930) Occupation: Foreman (1940) (see note 8) Wife: Christina REEL b. 19 Feb 1872 d. 1956 Married: 23 Nov 1898 in Mahoning Co. OH 8 (see note 9)
M Child 2: Irvin Orange SCHRUM Born: 25 Aug 1878 in Austintown, Mahoning Co. OH 9 (see note 10) Died: 29 Jul 1960 in Austintown, Mahoning Co. OH 9 Cause of death: Tuberculosis Buried: in New Brunstetter Cem. Austintown, Mahoning Co. OH 10,4 (see note 11) Occupation: Stone Mason (1900) Occupation: Farm Laborer (1910) Occupation: Steel Worker (1920) Occupation: Carpenter (1930) Wife: Blanche Exena KEENAN b. 11 Aug 1882 d. 29 May 1968 Married: 20 Jun 1902 in Austintown, Mahoning Co. OH 8
F Child 3: Mary Blanche SCHRUM Born: 27 Feb 1881 in W.Austintown, Mahoning Co. OH Died: 31 Mar 1975 in Canfield, Mahoning Co. OH 11 Buried: in Brunstetter Cemetery, Austintown, OH Husband: David Edward SCHRECKENGOST b. 20 Nov 1882 d. 1969 Married: 23 Nov 1912 in Mahoning Co. OH (see note 12)
M Child 4: Peter DeV(e)aux SCHRUM Born: 10 Feb 1884 in Austintown, Mahoning Co. OH (see note 13) Died: 22 Oct 1980 in Youngstown, Mahoning Co. OH 11 (see note 14) Buried: in Austintown, Mahoning Co. OH Occupation: Carpenter (1920, 30, 40) Wife: Ruth (UNKNOWN) b. 4 Feb 1893 d. Apr 1980 Married: Aft 1930
F Child 5: Margaret SCHRUM Also known as: "Maggie Mae" Born: 5 Apr 1886 in West Austintown, Mahoning Co. OH Died: 14 Jul 1980 Buried: in Austintown, Mahoning Co. OH Husband: Glenn C. McMAHON b. 5 Apr 1885 Married: 2 Oct 1909 in Mahoning Co. OH 8 (see note 15)
M Child 6: Thomas Spurgeon SCHRUM Born: 18 Sep 1888 in Austintown, Mahoning Co. OH Died: 1 Jan 1963 in Mahoning Co. OH 12 Buried: in Forest Lawn Cemetery, Boardman, OH Occupation: Laborer (1910) Occupation: Farmer (1914, 20) Occupation: Excavator of Cellars (1930) Occupation: Carpenter (1940) Wife: Della Mabel TAYLOR b. 13 Nov 1890 d. 16 Oct 1977 Married: 1 Jan 1914 in Mahoning Co. OH (see note 16)
M Child 7: Clyde DeWitt SCHRUM Born: 23 Nov 1890 in Austintown, Mahoning Co. OH Died: Mar 1987 in Plant City, Hillsborough Co. FL 11 Military: 1917 - 1919 US Army (see note 17) Occupation: Steel Worker (1920) Occupation: Carpenter (1930, 51) Wife: Martha E. SCHAFFER b. 3 Apr 1900 d. Aug 1989 Married: 27 Oct 1951 in Mahoning Co. OH (see note 18) No children:
F Child 8: Grace Victoria SCHRUM Born: 27 Aug 1893 in Austintown, Mahoning Co. OH Died: 30 Dec 1984 in Austintown, Mahoning Co. OH Buried: in Austintown, Mahoning Co. OH Husband: Leroy DAVIS b. 21 Aug 1888 d. 24 Oct 1974 Married: 24 Jul 1913 in Mahoning Co. OH (see note 19)
M Child 9: Samuel Ripple SCHRUM Born: 26 Aug 1896 in Austintown, Mahoning Co. OH 2 Died: 9 Apr 1984 in Mahoning Co. OH 11,2 Buried: in New Brunstetter Cem. Austintown, Mahoning Co. OH 2 (see note 20) Occupation: Pipe Fitter (1920) Occupation: Trucker (1930) Occupation: Roofer (1940) Wife: Edith Roselta BISHOP b. 8 Feb 1898 d. Aug 1966 Married: Abt 1916 in Prob. Mahoning Co. OH
Sources: (1) Ohio Certificate of Death, Division of Vital Statistics. (2) Koch, JB; Simon, MM; Wilm, JF (comp), Austintown Township Cemetery and Death Records, Mah. Co. (OGS); The Anundsen Pub,; Decorah, IA (1996), Pg. 18. (3) Ohio Certificate of Death, Division of Vital Statistics, Cert. No. 73481 of 25 Dec 1931 for Peter C. Schrum. Father named, mother unk. Inf: Sam Schrum. . (4) Burial Marker. (5) Ohio Certificate of Death, Division of Vital Statistics, Cert. No. 66234 of 2 Oct 1929 for Mary Ann Schrum. Inf. PD Schrum. (6) Ohio Certificate of Death, Division of Vital Statistics, Pg. 18. (7) Koch, JB; Simon, MM; Wilm, JF (comp), Austintown Township Cemetery and Death Records, Mah. Co. (OGS); The Anundsen Pub,; Decorah, IA (1996), Pg. 18. (8) County Courthouse record. (9) Koch, JB; Simon, MM; Wilm, JF (comp), Austintown Township Cemetery and Death Records, Mah. Co. (OGS); The Anundsen Pub,; Decorah, IA (1996), Pg. 17. (10) Koch, JB; Simon, MM; Wilm, JF (comp), Austintown Township Cemetery and Death Records, Mah. Co. (OGS); The Anundsen Pub,; Decorah, IA (1996), Pg. 17. (11) Social Security Death Index. (12) Ohio Certificate of Death, Division of Vital Statistics, Cert. No. 05354 of 1 Jan 1963 for Thomas Schrum. Event Notes Note (1) Both Peter and his father are listed as having been born in Clarksburg, PA on the death certificate. While it is known this is incorrect for Peter Senior, it may be correct for Peter C. although he consistantly gives Ohio as his birthplace. The 1850 census though indicates Peter C. and his siblings were all b. in PA. This was while the family lived in Mercer County and Peter C. was only a year old. Note (2) Sec 3. Row 13. Note (3) Mahoning County Register 3, page 247. Note (4) Date of birth is not stated on the death record but given as 73y 5m 15d which computes to 17 Apr 1856. The 5th of March as entered by Margaret may be from a burial marker. Note (5) Sec 3. Row 13. Note (6) Register page 409. Note (7) Sec. 3. Row 10. Note (8) Industry not stated in census. Note (9) Vol. 10, Pg. 409. Note (10) Burial Marker gives 1878 as YOB. Note (11) Sec. 3. Row 3. Note (12) Reg. Pg. 94 Note (13) WWI draft registration. Note (14) SSI indicates last residence to be Girard, Trumbull Co. OH. Note (15) Reg. Pg. 457 Note (16) Reg. Pg. 343 Note (17) Enlisted 19 Sep 1917, honorably discharged 7 Aug 1919 as PFC. Served in the European theater. Note (18) Vol. 89, Pg. 387. Note (19) Reg. Pg. 537 Note (20) Sec 3. Row 13. _______________ The Howells and Frost Families - and Relations Compiled by Margaret Ellen (Howells) Ball, 1949-2008 Revised by James D. Ball Name Index