I am looking for information on Lee H Bumgardner.He was born about 1841 and died in Polk County, TN on July 29, 1911. He died in the “Poor house”in Polk County, TN and was buried in the cemetery on that property. He was married at the end of his life to RebeccaBates (born in Polk County, TN on 08 Feb 1868 – died 04 Oct 1909 in Polk County, Tn). Rebecca Bates is the daughter of George M Bates (born in 1832) and the granddaughter of Martin Bates (born 1810 in NC and died unknown in Polk County ). Any information would be appreciated. S. David Smith
More information on the Bumgardner listed in Polk County, Tennessee.
Polk County, Tennessee Death Certificates for 1908-1910 BAUMGARNER, B. C. female age 54 b. TN d. December 14, 1909 (cancer) # 69422 BUMGARNER, L.H. age 70 b. NK d. July 29, 1911 in poorhouse (jaunders) # 69142 Source: http://www.tngenweb.org/polk/p_dc1910.htmhttp://www.tngenweb.org/polk/p_dc1910.htm ---- Benton/Town Cemetery Inscriptions First known date recorded - November 12, 1831, last recorded May 2, 1943 Excerpts From a 1912 Benton News-Gazette Bumgarner, Becky Bates - died October 4, 1909 Source:http://www.tngenweb.org/polk/bencem.htm …… COLUMBIA ANNAH CEMETERY, POLK COUNTY, TN ARCHE? BUMGARNER born DEC. 23, 1855 Died Dec. 14, 1909 Surce: http://www.tngenweb.org/polk/p_misccem.htmhttp://www.tngenweb.org/polk/p_misccem.htm