Jacob Alexander Bumgardner, Sr.

Male 1847 - 1925  (77 years)


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  • Name Jacob Alexander Bumgardner 
    Suffix Sr. 
    Nickname Alick 
    Born 15 Dec 1847  Talladega, Talladega County, Alabama, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 16 Mar 1925  Bossier City, Bossier Parish, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried 17 Mar 1925  Lay Cemetery - Benton, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I1489  Cody LeBlanc's Family Tree
    Last Modified 6 Nov 2019 

    Father Jacob Frederick Bumgardner,   b. 1811, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Oct 1865, Benton, Bossier Parish, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 54 years) 
    Mother Martha Jane Thomas,   b. 6 Jun 1825, Alabama, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Feb 1877, Bossier City, Bossier Parish, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 51 years) 
    Family ID F1981  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Alwilda Keturah Holley,   b. 23 Jul 1859, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Oct 1908, Benton, Bossier Parish, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 49 years) 
    Married 7 Jun 1880  Bossier City, Bossier Parish, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Walter Bumgardner,   b. 9 Oct 1880, Bellevue, Calcasieu Parish, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Oct 1880, Bellevue, Calcasieu Parish, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
     2. L Joy Ann Bumgardner,   b. 1 Sep 1881, Benton, Bossier Parish, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Jan 1882, Benton, Bossier Parish, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
     3. Infant Bumgardner,   b. 23 Nov 1882, Benton, Bossier Parish, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Nov 1882, Benton, Bossier Parish, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
    +4. Ada Lillian Bumgardner,   b. 2 Sep 1884, Benton, Bossier Parish, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Feb 1920, Shreveport, Caddo Parish, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 35 years)
    +5. Jacob Alexander Bumgardner, Jr.,   b. 18 Nov 1887, Benton, Bossier Parish, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Mar 1951, Benton, Bossier Parish, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years)
     6. Infant Bumgardner,   b. 16 Jan 1891, Benton, Bossier Parish, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Jan 1891, Benton, Bossier Parish, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
    +7. Lamantha Ruth Bumgardner,   b. 20 Jul 1892, Benton, Bossier Parish, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Nov 1982, Pasadena, Harris County, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 90 years)
    +8. John Watkins Bumgardner,   b. 22 Feb 1895, Benton, Bossier Parish, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Feb 1979, Jackson, Madison County, Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years)
     9. Infant Bumgardner,   b. 20 Aug 1897, Benton, Bossier Parish, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Sep 1897, Benton, Bossier Parish, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
    Last Modified 16 Mar 2018 
    Family ID F577  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Photos
    Jacob Alexander Bumgardner Sr. with son John Watkins Bumgardner
    Jacob Alexander Bumgardner Sr. with son John Watkins Bumgardner
    Jacob Alexander Bungardner, Sr.
    Jacob Alexander Bungardner, Sr.
    Confederate Soldiers taken on Look Out Mountain - 1921
    Confederate Soldiers taken on Look Out Mountain - 1921
    #4 is Jacob Alexander Bumgardner, Sr. Taken on October 25, 1921

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    Jacob Alexander Bumgardner, Sr.
    Jacob Alexander Bumgardner, Sr.
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    Documents
    Mrs. L. Houston Visits Benton
    Mrs. L. Houston Visits Benton
    Published in The Bossier Banner on September 17, 1908
    J.A. Bumgardner Goes To Benton with Homemade Syrup
    J.A. Bumgardner Goes To Benton with Homemade Syrup
    Published in The Bossier Banner on December 26, 1901
    Mr. J.A. Bumgardner brings corn
    Mr. J.A. Bumgardner brings corn
    Published in The Bossier Banner October 14, 1915
    Birth Announcement for John Watkins Bumgardner
    Birth Announcement for John Watkins Bumgardner
    Published in The Bossier Banner on February 28, 1895
    Mrs. J.G. Warfield visits family in Linton and Shreveport
    Mrs. J.G. Warfield visits family in Linton and Shreveport
    Published in The Benton Banner on October 2, 1919
    Obituary of Jacob Alexander Bumgardner, Sr.
    Obituary of Jacob Alexander Bumgardner, Sr.
    Published in The Shreveport Times on March 17, 1925
    Marriage License for Jacob Alexander Bumgardner Sr. and Alwilda Keturah Holley
    Marriage License for Jacob Alexander Bumgardner Sr. and Alwilda Keturah Holley
    Groom Name: Jacob Bumgardner
    Bride Name: Alwilda Holley
    Marriage Date: 7 Jun 1880
    Marriage Place: Bossier Parish, Louisiana, USA

    Headstones
    Headstone of Jacob Alexander Bumgardner, Sr.
    Headstone of Jacob Alexander Bumgardner, Sr.
    Lay Cemetery - Benton, Louisiana, USA

  • Notes 
    • Obituary:

      J.A. Bumgardner, 77 years old, and for 60 years a resident of Bossier parish where he emigrated from Talladega, Ala., in 1865, died Monday afternoon at 3 o'clock at the home of his son, J.A. Bumgardner, Jr., 2124 Seymour street. Funeral services will be held Tuesday morning at 11 o'clock from the home of his son-in-law, Lonnie Houston, 3149 Samford avenue, where services conducted by Dr. M.E. Dodd and the Rev. Winston Borum, pastor and assistant pastor of the First Baptist church, of which he was a member. The body will be sent to Linton for burial. He was married June 10, 1880 to Miss Alwilda Ketura Holly and to them eight children were born, three of whom survive him, Mrs. J.G. Warfield of Houston, and J.A. and John Bumgardner of Shreveport. Two brothers, L.R. and W.R. Bumgardner, both of Linton, also survive him. He was a veteran of the Confederacy and a member of Gen. LeRoy Stafford Camp, U.C.V., Shreveport.

      (Published in The Shreveport Times on March 17, 1925)