James E. Zolman & Maud M. Slessman -- 7114
BIRTH DATE: ??-Feb-1868  PLACE: near Churubusco, Indiana
DEATH DATE: 17-Oct-1933  PLACE: Fort Wayne, Allen County, Indiana 
                  BURIAL PLACE: Eel River Cemetery, Allen County, Indiana 
FATHER:  ZOLMAN, John [711]        MOTHER: HARTER, Margaret 
WIFE: SLESSMAN, Maud M. BIRTH DATE: 22-May-1876 PLACE: Smith Twp., Whitley County, Indiana MARR. DATE: 21-Jan-1893 PLACE: Whitley County, Indiana DEATH DATE: 07-Oct-1909 PLACE: Fort Wayne, Allen County, Indiana BURIAL PLACE: Eel River Cemetery, Allen County, Indiana FATHER: SLESSMAN, Jacob MOTHER: ?, Elcia
1) ZOLMAN, Claude Edwin 71141 md. BIRKS, Elberta Irene 2) ZOLMAN, Chester Elvin 71142 md. three times

Maud Zolman circa 1900.

James & Maud Zolman gravestone in Eel River Cemetery.

They were married in Whitley County by B. S. Hollipeter.

1900 census: Line St., Churubusco, Whitley County, Indiana
1909: their residence was 519 Fulton St., Fort Wayne
1910 census:
1920 census:
1922: he was listed as "of Dakota" in his father's obituary

He died at the home of Mrs. Inez Youngberg, 1602 W. Third St., Fort Wayne.

Obituary: Fort Wayne (IN) News-Sentinel of Wednesday 18-Oct-1933 page 2


James Zolman, aged 67, died of heart trouble Tuesday at 3:30 p.m. at 1602 Third Street, where he had been making his home recently. He was born near Churubusco. The body was removed to C. M. Sloan & Sons Funeral Home.
Surviving are two sons, Claude and Chester, three sisters, Mrs. Alphonse Barkman, of Mentone, Mrs. Ona Merrick, of Elkhart, and Mrs. W. M. Zellers, of Fort Wayne, and two brothers, Charles, of this city, and John, of Mentone.
Funeral rites will be held Friday at 2 p.m. at the funeral parlors. Burial will be in Eel River Cemetery.

Obituary: Columbia City (IN) Post of Saturday 09-Oct-1909 page 1


Mrs. Maud Zolman, formerly of Smith township, who resided at 519 Fulton street in Fort Wayne, died Friday afternoon in the St. Joe hospital where she had been for fifteen days. She was afflicted with obstruction of the bowels and an operation finally became inevitable, but she did not survive it. She was born in Smith township May 22, 1876, and was aged 33 years, 4 months and 15 days.
She leaves a husband and two sons, Chester and Claud, her parents, Mr. & Mrs. Jacob Slessman, west of Churubusco, George of Seattle and Mrs. Sadie Long of Churubusco.
Short services were held Saturday forenoon and the remains were taken across country to the home of her parents where the funeral will occur Sunday at 10 a.m.; interment in Eel River cemetery.

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