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 Bowmans 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