Parks and Recreation Image

Juneau-Douglas City Museum

Halm, Mahias

by Harry, Mary, David & Bill Sperling

MAHIAS HALM OR “MATT” (1874-1953)

Grandpa Halm was born in Hannerberg Am Rhine, Germany, in 1874. As a young man he “jumped ship” in the United States and went to a predominately German settlement outside of Chicago. There he met and married Mary Wibblesman in 1899.