Harmon Louis Schwert

b. 13 July 1903, d. 14 March 1969
  • Harmon Louis Schwert was born on 13 July 1903 in New York.
  • Augusta Doering appeared in the US federal census of 15 April 1910 in Farnham, Erie County, New York, at Commercial Street. Other members of the household included Harmon Louis Schwert, Minnie C. Schwert, Julius Cleveland Schwert, Louisa Schwert and Hattie H. Schwert.
  • He married Margaret Holtz.
  • The following appeared on 10 March 1944 in the Buffalo Courier-Express: J. Cleveland Schwert, 50, a deputy collector of internal revenue at the Buffalo office, died suddenly Wednesday at his Angola home. He was a cousin of the late Rep. Pius L. Schwert.
         Mr. Schwert, son of the late Supervisor Louis H. Schwert, and Mrs. Augusta Schwert, was born in Farnham and until a few years ago had conducted the general store in Farnham owned by his father. Both Louis Schwert and his brother, Julius, father of Rep. Schwert, were elected to the Board of Supervisors the same year and both died while holding office.
         J. Cleveland Schwert was appointed a deputy collector of Internal Revenue in March, 1941. He was one of the organizers of the National Bank of Angola and the Evans Land Co. He also was active in Democratic circles.
         He is survived by his wife, Isabelle Eyeington Schwert; his mother; a son, Dean E. Schwert; a brother, Harmon, of Buffalo, and three sisters, Minnie Schwert and Mrs. Louise Allen of Buffalo, and Hattie Schwert of Boston, Mass.
         Funeral services will be at the home, 73 Mill St., Angola, tomorrow at 2:30 p. m.
  • Harmon Louis Schwert became a widower at the 23 December 1967 death of his wife Margaret Holtz.
  • Harmon Louis Schwert died on 14 March 1969 at age 65.
  • He was interred at Holy Cross Lutheran Cemetery, Farnham, Erie County, New York.
  • Last Edited: 17 Dec 2013

Family: Margaret Holtz b. 11 September 1907, d. 23 December 1967