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  Akers Cemetery
South of Sherman on Hwy 75

Gumm Family

Elsey B. Gumm
Wife of Jacob Gumm


Jacob Gumm
  26 Feb 1820 - 16 Oct 1887

The Dallas Morning News
October 17, 1887

Death of an Old Citizen
Howe, Tex., Oct 16 - Jacob Gum, one of the Grayson County's earliest settlers, died at his residence, about two miles from this place this evening at 6:15. Mr. Gum was sheriff of this county for a term of years and has been a leading politician for some time. He stumped the county several times in favor of Greenbackism. He leaves a large family of children to mourn his death.

Lizzie Gumm
Wife of Jay Gumm

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