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Plato Settle Bumgarner[1, 2]

Male 1893 - 1952


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  • Born  13 Sep 1893  , Millers Creek, Wilkes County, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Gender  Male 
    Census: Federal  21 Jun 1900  , Wilkesboro, Wilkes County, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    • 1) Linville Bumgarner, head, white male age 32, married 12 years, born Jul 1867 in NC, parents born in NC, owned a house
      2) Bessie R. Bumgarner, wife, white female age 30, mother of 6 kids, 5 living, born Feb 1870 in NC, parents born in NC
      3) Pedie I. Bumgarner, daughter, single white female age 8, born Jan 1892 in NC, attended school 10 months
      4) Plato S. Bumgarner, son, single white male age 6, born Sep 1893 in NC, attended school 10 months
      5) Pearl B. Bumgarner, daughter, single white female age 5, born Feb 1895 in NC
      6) Edgar E. Bumgarner, son, single white male age 4, born Oct 1896 in NC
      7) Romless L. Bumgarner, son, single white male age 1, born Sep 1899 in NC
    Census: Federal  19 Apr 1910  , Wilkesboro, Wilkes County, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    • 1) Linville Bumgarner, head, white male age 42, married 20 years, born in NC, parents born in NC, farmer, owns farm #28
      2) Bessie R. Bumgarner, wife, white female age 40, mother of 12 kids, 11 living, born in NC, parents born in NC
      3) Pedie I. Bumgarner, daughter, single white female age 18, born in NC, teacher at public school
      4) Plato S. Bumgarner, son, single white male age 16, born in NC, attended school
      5) Pearl B. Bumgarner, daughter, single white female age 15, born in NC, attended school
      6) Edgar E Bumgarner, son, single white male age 13, born in NC, attended school
      7) Romulus L. Bumgarner, son, single white male age 11, born in NC, attended school
      8) Mary Bumgarner, daughter, single white female age 9, born in NC, attended school
      9) Ruth Bumgarner, daughter, single white female age 8, born in NC, attended school
      10) Abigail Bumgarner, daughter, single white female age 5, born in NC
      11) Tyre Bumgarner, son, single white male age 4, born in NC
      12) Charlie G. Bumgarner, son, single white male age 3, born in NC
      13) Baby Bumgarner, daughter, single white female age 9 months, born in NC
    Move  Abt 1922  , Rahway, Union County, New Jersey, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Census: Federal  7 Apr 1930  84 East Hazelwood Avenue, Rahway, Union County, New Jersey, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    • 1) Plato Bumgarner, head, owned an $8,000 home, white male age 35, married at 24, born in NC, parents born in NC, department manager, chemical plant, fought in WW[I]
      2) Mitzie Bumgarner, wife, white female age 31, married at 19, born in Hungary, parents born in Hungary
      3) Ruth Bumgarner, daughter, white female age 7, attended school, born in NJ
      4) Blanche Bumgarner, daughter, white female age 6, attended school, born in NJ
      5) Mitzie Bumgarner, daughter, white female age 3, born in NJ
    Died  26 Jan 1952  , Rahway, Union County, New Jersey, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Buried  29 Jan 1952  , Rahway, Union County, New Jersey, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Obituary  31 Jan 1952  , North Wilkesboro, Wilkes County, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    The Journal-Patriot 
    • "Plato Bumgarner Dies In N. Jersey
      Plato S. Bumgarner, 58, native of Wilkes County, died unexpectedly of a heart attack Saturday at his home in Rahway, N. J.

      He was an executive of Merck and Company in Rahway. where he lived for more than 30 years. Mr. Bumgarner served with the Army during World War I, with part of the service overseas.

      Surviving are the wife; three daughters, of New York City; five brothers, Edgar E. Bumgarner of 700 Cloverdale Avenue, Winston-Salem, and Charles G., Rom L., Thomas L. and Tyre L. Bumgarner, all of Wilkesboro; and six sisters, Mrs. J. V. Jennings of Petersburg, Va., Mrs. J. Bryan Gilreath of North Wilkesboro Mrs. W. H. Riley of Raleigh, Mrs. R. O. Poplin of Elkin, Mrs. C. M. Hart of Chattanooga and Miss Pearl Bumgarner of Wilkesboro.

      Funeral services were held in Rahway at 2 p. m. Tuesday. Among those attending the funeral service in Rahway, N. J. Tuesday were Charlie Bumgarner Mr. and Mrs. Tom Bumgarner and Miss Pearl Bumgarner of Wilkesboro. Mrs. Bryan Gilreath of North Wilkesboro, Mrs. W. H. Riley of Raleigh and Mrs. J. V. Jennings of Petersburg, Va."
    Occupation  executive of Merck and Company  [2
    Person ID  I45  Nestor Rich Tree
    Last Modified  13 Jan 2011 

    Father  James "Linville" Bumgarner, Jr.,   b. 7 Jul 1867, , Millers Creek, Wilkes County, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Nov 1941, 1370 West D Street, North Wilkesboro, Wilkes County, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Relationship  Natural 
    Mother  Bessie Ryan McNeil,   b. 15 Feb 1870, , , Wilkes County, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Nov 1938, , Wilkesboro, Wilkes County, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Relationship  Natural 
    Married  20 Jan 1889  home of Martha J. McNeil, Millers Creek, Wilkes County, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID  F131  Group Sheet

    Family  Mitzie Mihalovics,   b. 5 Aug 1898, , Budapest, , , Hungary Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 May 1999, , Toms River, Ocean County, New Jersey, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  20 Jan 1918 
    Children 
     1. Living
     2. Living
     3. Living
    Last Modified  28 Dec 2003 
    Family ID  F25  Group Sheet

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    Link to Google MapsBorn - 13 Sep 1893 - , Millers Creek, Wilkes County, North Carolina, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus: Federal - 21 Jun 1900 - , Wilkesboro, Wilkes County, North Carolina, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus: Federal - 19 Apr 1910 - , Wilkesboro, Wilkes County, North Carolina, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMove - Abt 1922 - , Rahway, Union County, New Jersey, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus: Federal - 7 Apr 1930 - 84 East Hazelwood Avenue, Rahway, Union County, New Jersey, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 26 Jan 1952 - , Rahway, Union County, New Jersey, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 29 Jan 1952 - , Rahway, Union County, New Jersey, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsObituary - The Journal-Patriot - 31 Jan 1952 - , North Wilkesboro, Wilkes County, North Carolina, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S2] A Genealogy of Stephen Bumgarner 1811-1901, Flora B. Friend, (Winston-Salem, North Carolina: Hunter Publishing Company, 1983), 133.

    2. [S142] The Journal-Patriot, North Wilkesboro, North Carolina, on microfilm, (Wilkesboro, North Carolina: Wilkes County Community College Library), M 071.756 Jou., obituary for Plato S. Bumgarner, 31 Jan 1952, page 1.

    3. [S1736] 1900 U.S. census, Ancestry.com, Digital images, North Carolina, Wilkes County, (http://www.ancestry.com: National Archives and Records Administration, 2004), T623, roll 1224, Wilkesboro Township, enumeration district (ED) 162, sheet 19B, dwelling 299, family 299, Linville Bumgarner household, accessed 13 Jan 2011, 13 Jan 2011.

    4. [S1387] 1910 U.S. census, Ancestry.com, North Carolina, Wilkes County, (http://www.ancestry.com: National Archives and Records Administration, 2006), T624, roll 1135, Wilkesboro Township, enumeration district (ED) 182, sheet 5A, dwelling 83, family 83, Linville Bumgarner household, accessed 18 Jul 2008, 18 Jul 2008.

    5. [S1334] 1930 U.S. census, Ancestry.com, New Jersey, Union County, (http://www.ancestry.com: National Archives and Records Administration, 2002), T626, roll 1389, Rahway, enumeration district (ED) 133, p. 8B, dwelling 158, family 185, Plato Bumgarner household, accessed 2 Jul 2008, 2 Jul 2008.