Blair County Genealogical Society

Bertha E. Bumgardner, wife of George A., died 3/16/1938 at J. C. Blair Hospital.She was born 2/6/1890 in Rockhill Furnace, a daughter of Archie Dell Querry and Amanda Kyler.She is survived by her husband and children:Verneta, George H., Gerald E.Siblings include:Mrs. Willis Dell.Burial at Bowmanís Chapel.Archie Claar Collection

James Newton Bumgardner died in Mill Creek on December 11.He was born 2/26/1871 in Calvin, a son of Harry B. and Mary (Prough).He married Frances Few on 10/22/1895 in Huntingdon.He retired in August 1936 from the PRR.Survived by:wife, and children: Mrs. Nellie Hawn, W. Ross.Siblings include:Grant, John.Burial at Riverview in Mill Creek.Archie Claar Collection

Joyce A. Bumgardner, wife of Henry R., died in Williamsburg.She was born in Williamsburg on 7/11/1885, a daughter of John H. and Nancy Jane (Acker) Brumbaugh.She was married on 1/2/1909.Survived by:father, husband, children:John E., Kenneth L., K. Glenn, Richard, Mrs. Winifred Wasson.Siblings include:Howard, Viola, Earnest A., Grace Dunkle.Burial in Shelly Cemetery in Clover Creek.Archie Claar Collection

Martin Bumgardner died in J. C. Blair Hospital on 12/29/1938.He was born 1/27/1864, a son of Lewis and Sophia (Park).He married Mary Ellen Swope on 2/5/1886; she died 5 years ago.Children include:Mrs. Oscar Stapleton, Perry, Lewis, Clayton, and 2 sons who preceded him in death.Burial in Cassville Lutheran Cemetery.Archie Claar Collection, Vol. 9, pg. 34

Mrs. Mary Swope Bumgardner died in Trough Creek, a wife of Martin.Children include:George, Clayton, Perry, Lewis, Mrs. Oscar Stapleton.Siblings include:Horace B., George W., Belle Fisher.Burial in Cassville Cemetery.Archie Claar Collection