Charles Mau obituary
Charles F. Mau,-Designer Mau,-Designer Mau,-Designer of Many Local Buildings, Is Dead. Clmrles p. Mau. one of the well known . architects of the coast and since 1873 a resident of Oakland, died last evening at his home nt 825 Filbert street, after an ..Illness- ..Illness- lasting since January, when he suffered a stroke of paralysis. Mau was 78 years of age. Funeral services will he conducted tomorrow. , Born in Hamburg, Germany, In 1839, Mau "as"fri his .young manhood when 'the Franco-rr'.ipslan Franco-rr'.ipslan Franco-rr'.ipslan war tin ke out- out- and served in that conflict to its close, lie then came to .America, enter-Ins; enter-Ins; enter-Ins; the practice practice ol his profession In Chicago In .1 173. After but a brief-stay" brief-stay" brief-stay" in tiat city be came to Oakland at the close of the same 'year and has made his residence herw ever, since. He lias been prominent In public affairs affairs at various times, and his name has .been commonly muntioned as among the builders ..fi:4 ;50,Jbl.v' 'l'teiitsi'eneil number' of' Iw'ttlr buildinKS and residences, including the AbraliainHun-'sbulldiug, AbraliainHun-'sbulldiug, AbraliainHun-'sbulldiug, the ' Cliff, : Reliance anil Aetna Club buildinRS, the Masonic Temple- Temple- in Alameda, the residence residence "f Mrs. Louis Ohirurdelli . and many others. He Is a member of the American Institute of AivMttus. ' Mau is survived by a , widow, Airs. Louise Mau, and iwo f."ii:;, Louis . K; and Carl F. Mau. He wus a member of Koyul Arch VUiftoits. Funeial seiMcea will be held at 1 p. m. tomorrow from the late lesidence..