Glenn Harold Mummaw, well known Doctor of Drugless Therapy, with offices on West Side Square, is an outstanding
citizen of Medina. He was born at Poe, Medina County, Sept. 15, 1895, the son of Frank L. and Mary C. (Kindig)
Frank L. Mummaw is a native of Lancaster County, Pa., born April 2, 1865. He engaged in general farming and stock
raising during his active career and now lives retired at Medina. His wife is the daughter of Jonathan and Leanah
Kindig, natives of Medina County. To Mr. and Mrs. Mummaw were born two Sons: Glenn Harold, the subject of this
sketch; and Edwin, born Nov. 12, 1900, who died in Cincinnati, Ohio, during the World War while in service.
Glenn Harold Mummaw attended the public schools of Poe and Medina and in 1912 entered the American School of Osteopathy
at Kirksville, Mo., from which he received the degree of Doctor of Osteopathy in June, 1916. In September, 1917,
he entered Wagner's School of Ophthalmology, from which he was graduated in May, 1918. Doctor Mummaw then established
offices at Sikeston, Mo., and remained in that location until July, 1919, when he returned to Ohio and located
in Medina. In September, 1922, he entered the Akron College of Chiropractic, and completed the course at that institution
in June, 1923. During 1926 he studied at the Blodgett School of Chiropractic and Electro Therapy in Cleveland,
and in 1928 took another graduate course in Mechano therapy in Cleveland. Doctor Mummaw has an extensive practice
throughout the county and specializes in nervous afflictions and abnormalities of vision, his treatments being
entirely devoid of drugs.
On Aug. 18, 1926, Doctor Mummaw was united in marriage with Mrs. Sadie Hamlin, the daughter of David Bobb, of North
Baltimore, Ohio. By her former marriage Mrs. Mummaw has two sons, Howard and Kenneth. The family residence is at
128 West Homestead Street, Meclina.
Dr. and Mrs. Mummaw hold membership in the Medina Methodist Episcopal Church, and he is affiliated with Kirksville
Lodge, A. F. & A. M., No. 105; Missouri Consistory, St. Louis, 32nd degree; Moolah Temple, St. Louis. Doctor
and Mrs. Mummaw are members of the Eastern Star.
Politically, Doctor Mummaw is a Republican.
History of North Central Ohio
Embracing Richland, Ashland, Wayne,
Medina, Lorin, Huron and Knox Counties
BY: William A. Duff
Historical Publishing Company
North Central Ohio Biographies
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