Rowena Korns, daughter of William Henry Korns

According to page 88 of the 1949 book "The Genealogy of Michael Korns, Sr. of Somerset County Pennsylvania", William Henry Korns was the son of Solomon & Mary Elizabeth (Finck) Korns. A biography of William is provided on pages 89 & 90 of the Korns book. William H. Korns was the father of four children, two of whom lived to adulthood; Rowena Korns and J. Roderic Korns. In regards, to Mr. & Mrs. W.H. Korns, page 89 of the Korns book states “In 1888 the couple located at Tekamah, Burt Co., Nebraska... Two children, Rowena and J. Roderic, were born here on March 18, 1889, and July 24, 1890, respectively.” Page 90 of the book states “Rowena married C. A. Maly and has one daughter...”.

In 2009 e-mail correspondence, Marqel Godzich indicated that Rowena K. Korns was the second wife of Charles Arthur Maly, was born March 18, 1889 in Tekamah, Burt Co., Nebraska, died October 2, 1964 in Los Angeles, California, and was married February 13, 1928 in Salt Lake City, Utah. Marqel also indicated that Charles Arthur Maly was born on December 2, 1879 in Richland Center, Richland Co., Wisconsin, died March 14, 1946 in Salt Lake City, Utah, and is buried at Mount Olivet, Salt Lake City, Utah. Marqel also indicated that Charles’ first wife was Anna, who was born in 1881 in Germany and married before September 12, 1918. Marqel also provided the tombstone images that are included below, and indicated that Charles and Rowena had a daughter.

tombstones of Charles Arthur Maley and his wife Rowena

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