Charles H MAY

July 9th 1846  - November 8th 1927 (81 years)

Members of the May family began coming to Fremont in late 1860's.  Together four May brothers  built a wholesale grocery business in Fremont.

Charles H May arrived in Fremont Nebraska in 1878 at the age of 32.  There him and his brothers Joseph T May, Jacob K May and Charles H May directed the May Brothers Grocery Company.  A grocery wholesale company on 6th & Park (F Street).

Charles H May was head of the May Brothers Company until it was sold to H.P. Lau of Lincoln Nebraska in 1920.  He was an incorporator of Equitable Building & Loan Assocation and was director of the Commercial National Bank. 




Emilia May (1838 - 1846) - 8 years

William Lew May (1842 - 1915) - 73 years

Jacob Lew May (1844 - 1917) - 73 years

Joseph T May (1848 - 1926) - 78 years