Jacob Kent MAY
1844 - 1926 (82 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.
Jacob K May arrived in Fremont Nebraska in 1869 at the age of 25. There him and his brother Joseph T May formed the May Brothers Grocery Company. a grocery store on 6th & Park (F Street).
Jacob May died in 1917. His estate was valued at $289,212.95 which consisted mainly of Fremont real estate and corporation stocks.
Emilia May (1838 - 1846) - 8 years
William Lew May (1842 - 1915) - 73 years
Charles H May (1846 - 1927) - 81 years
Joseph T May (1848 - 1926) - 78 years