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Rebecca Nichols[1, 2, 3, 4]

Female 1811 - 1887


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  • Born  17 Apr 1811  , Millers Creek, Wilkes County, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 5
    Gender  Female 
    Census: Federal  1820  , , Wilkes County, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    • male 26-45: William Nicholds [at 36]
      female 26-45 [Elizabeth at 37]
      female 10-16 [Mary Ann at 13]
      female <10 [Rebecca at 9]
      female <10
      female <10
      female <10
      male <10
    Census: Federal  1830  , , Wilkes County, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    • male 40-50: William Nicholds [at 46]
      female 40-50 [Elizabeth at 47]
      female 20-30
      female 15-20 [Rebecca at 19]
      female 10-15
      female 10-15
      female 5-10 [Nancy at 6]
      female <5 [Sarah at 5]
    Census: Federal  1840  , McNiel's District, Wilkes County, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    • male 20-30: Stephen Bumgarner [at 29], engaged in agriculture, cannot read or write
      female 20-30 [Rebecca at 29], cannot read or write
      male 5-10 [James Linville at 8]
      male <5 [Simeon Nelson at 4]
      female <5 [Nancy Caroline 1]
    Census: Federal  22 Jul 1850  , , Wilkes County, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    • 1) Stephen Bingham [sic], male age 45, farmer, $600 real estate, born in Ashe
      2) Rebecah Bingham, female age 45, born in Ashe
      3) James Bingham, male age 17, farmer, born in Wilkes
      4) Nelson Bingham, male age 13, born in WIlkes
      5) Nancy Bingham, female age 10, born in Wilkes
      6) Matilda Bingham, female age 8, born in Wilkes
      7) Wesley Bingham, male age 6, born in Wilkes
      8) Alexander Bingham, male age 4, born in Wilkes
      9) Robert Bingham, male age 2, born in Wilkes
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    Census: Federal  19 Jul 1860  , Wilkesboro, Wilkes County, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    • 1) Stephen Bumgarner, male age 49, farmer, $500 real estate, $500 personal estate, born in NC, cannot read or write
      2) Rebecca Bumgarner, female age 49, born in NC, cannot read or write
      3) Nelson Bumgarner, male age 24, born in NC
      4) Nancy Bumgarner, female age 21, born in NC, cannot read or write
      5) Lydia Bumgarner, female age 18, born in NC
      6) Wesly Bumgarner, male age 16, born in NC, attended school
      7) Stephen Bumgarner, male age 14, born in NC, attended school
      8) Robert Bumgarner, male age 12, born in NC, attended school
      9) Fanny Bumgarner, female age 10, born in NC, attended school
      10) William Bumgarner, male age 7, born in NC, attended school
      11) Andrew Bumgarner, male age 5, born in NC
    Census: Federal  23 Aug 1870  , Mulberry Township, Wilkes County, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [11
    • 1) Stephen Bumgarner, white male age 59, farmer, $349 real estate, $383 personal estate, born in NC
      2) Rebecca Bumgarner, white female age 59, keeping house, born in NC, cannot read or write
      3) William Bumgarner, white male age 16, farm labor, born in NC, cannot write
      4) Andrew Bumgarner, white male age 15, farm labor, born in NC, cannot read or write
      5) Vilia Beman, white female age 13, domestic servant, born in NC
    Census: Federal  8 Jun 1880  , Reddies River Township, Wilkes County, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [12
    • 1) Stephen Bumgarner, head, white male age 69, farmer, cannot write, born in NC, parents born in NC
      2) Rebecca Bumgarner, wife, white female age 69, keeping house, cannot write, born in TN, parents born in VA
    Died  30 Oct 1887  , Millers Creek, Wilkes County, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Buried  Stephen Bumgarner Family Cemetery, Millers Creek, Wilkes County, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
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    Person ID  I325  Nestor Rich Tree
    Last Modified  13 Feb 2011 

    Father  William Nichols,   b. 20 May 1784, , Frederick, Frederick County, Maryland Province, Colonial America Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Between 1840 and 1850, , , Macon County, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Relationship  Natural 
    Mother  Elizabeth Holdaway,   b. 1783, , , Culpeper County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Between 1860 and 1870, , , Macon County, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Relationship  Natural 
    Married  19 Dec 1807  , , Wilkes County, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID  F153  Group Sheet

    Family  Stephen Bumgarner,   b. 18 May 1811, , , Wilkes County, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Jul 1901, , Millers Creek, Wilkes County, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  6 Jan 1831  , , Wilkes County, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 13, 14, 15
    • Bride: Rebecca Nicholds
      Groom: Stephen Bumgarner
      Bond Date: 05 Jan 1831
      County: Wilkes
      Record #: 01 036
      Bondsman: Joseph Nichols
      Witness: T S Bouchell
      Bond #: 000164374
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    Children 
     1. Rev. James Linville Bumgarner, Sr.,   b. 7 Oct 1832, , Fishdam Creek, Wilkes County, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Apr 1921, , Millers Creek, Wilkes County, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Simeon Nelson Bumgarner,   b. 9 Jun 1836, , , Wilkes County, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     3. Nancy Caroline Bumgarner,   b. 30 Jun 1839, , , Wilkes County, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     4. Lydia "Matilda" Bumgarner,   b. 11 Dec 1841, , , Wilkes County, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Apr 1924
     5. Wesley Levi Bumgarner,   b. 26 Mar 1844, , , Wilkes County, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     6. Stephen Alexander Bumgarner,   b. 23 Apr 1846, , , Wilkes County, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Feb 1925, , Millers Creek, Wilkes County, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     7. Absalom Robert Bumgarner,   b. 18 May 1848, , , Wilkes County, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Feb 1918
     8. Fanny Rebecca Bumgarner,   b. 4 Oct 1850, , Millers Creek, Wilkes County, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Sep 1863, , Millers Creek, Wilkes County, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     9. William Amon Bumgarner,   b. 25 Aug 1853, , Millers Creek, Wilkes County, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Aug 1934, , Millers Creek, Wilkes County, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     10. Andrew Jackson Bumgarner,   b. 15 Dec 1855, , , , North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 May 1901, , Millers Creek, Wilkes County, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified  13 Feb 2011 
    Family ID  F152  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 17 Apr 1811 - , Millers Creek, Wilkes County, North Carolina, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus: Federal - 1820 - , , Wilkes County, North Carolina, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus: Federal - 1830 - , , Wilkes County, North Carolina, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 6 Jan 1831 - , , Wilkes County, North Carolina, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus: Federal - 1840 - , McNiel's District, Wilkes County, North Carolina, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus: Federal - 22 Jul 1850 - , , Wilkes County, North Carolina, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus: Federal - 19 Jul 1860 - , Wilkesboro, Wilkes County, North Carolina, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus: Federal - 23 Aug 1870 - , Mulberry Township, Wilkes County, North Carolina, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus: Federal - 8 Jun 1880 - , Reddies River Township, Wilkes County, North Carolina, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 30 Oct 1887 - , Millers Creek, Wilkes County, North Carolina, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Stephen Bumgarner Family Cemetery, Millers Creek, Wilkes County, North Carolina, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S68] Stephen Bumgarner Cemetery, Millers Creek (Reddies River Township), Wilkes County, North Carolina, grave marker for Rebecca Holdaway Nichols Bumgarner, photographed by Gail Rich Nestor, 15 Jan 2004.

    2. [S2] A Genealogy of Stephen Bumgarner 1811-1901, Flora B. Friend, (Winston-Salem, North Carolina: Hunter Publishing Company, 1983), 1-4.

    3. [S43] The Heritage of Wilkes County, North Carolina, Vol II, 1990, Mrs. Nancy W. Simpson, editor, (Charlotte, North Carolina: The Wilkes Genealogical Society, Inc. in cooperation with Delmar Printing and Publishing, 1990), Ancestor #673.

    4. [S142] The Journal-Patriot, North Wilkesboro, North Carolina, on microfilm, (Wilkesboro, North Carolina: Wilkes County Community College Library), M 071.756 Jou., obituary for William A. Bumgarner, 23 Aug 1934, page 5.

    5. [S144] "Stephen and Rebecca Bumgarner's Family Bible", Stephen Bumgarner, (Bulletin of The Genealogical Society of the "Original" Wilkes County, vol. 1, no. 1, May 1967, page 2), "Rebecca Bumgarner was born April 17, 1811.".

    6. [S1644] 1820 U.S. census, Ancestry.com, North Carolina, Wilkes County, (http://www.ancestry.com: National Archives and Records Administration, 2004), M33, roll 83, p. 545, William Nicholds household, accessed 19 Jul 2008, 19 Jul 2008.

    7. [S1613] 1830 U.S. census, Ancestry.com, North Carolina, Wilkes County, (http://www.ancestry.com: National Archives and Records Administration, 2004), M29, roll 125, p. 350, William Nicholds household, accessed 19 Jul 2008, 19 Jul 2008.

    8. [S1591] 1840 U.S. census, Ancestry.com, North Carolina, Wilkes County, (http://www.ancestry.com: National Archives and Records Administration, 2004), M704, roll 373, McNiel's District, p. 93, Stephen Bumgarner household, accessed 19 Jul 2008., 19 Jul 2008.

    9. [S111] 1850 U.S. census, Wilkes County, North Carolina, population schedule, digital image by subscription, Ancestry.com, (www.ancestry.com), Stephen Bingham [sic] household, dwelling & family 170, pages 261 & 262; citing National Archives and Records Administration microfilm publication M432, roll 649.

    10. [S734] 1860 U.S. census, Wilkes County, North Carolina, population schedule, digital image by subscription, Ancestry.com, (www.ancestry.com), Stephen Bumgarner household, Upper Division - Wilkesboro, dwelling 595, family 592; citing National Archives and Records Administration microfilm publication M653, roll 918.

    11. [S637] 1870 U.S. census, Wilkes County, North Carolina, population schedule, digital image by subscription, Ancestry.com, (www.ancestry.com), Stephen Bumgarner household, Mulberry Township, dwelling & family 36, page 336; citing National Archives and Records Administration microfilm publication M593, roll 1165.

    12. [S1737] 1880 U.S. census, Ancestry.com, Digital images, North Carolina, Wilkes County, (http://www.ancestry.com: National Archives and Records Administration, 2005), T9, roll 987, Reddies River Township, enumeration district (ED) 221, p. 197D, dwelling 66, family 66, Stephen Bumgarner household, accessed 15 Jan 2011, 15 Jan 2011.

    13. [S467] "Wilkes County Marriage Bonds, 1778-1868, Vol. A-B," on microfilm, Wilkes County, North Carolina Courthouse, (Wilkesboro, North Carolina: Wilkes County Community College Library), vol. A-B, Reel C.104.6001, M 929-37568 Wil.

    14. [S18] "North Carolina Marriage Bonds, 1741-1868," subscription database, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com, compiler, (www.ancestry.com), Bond #000164374, Record #01 036.

    15. [S144] "Stephen and Rebecca Bumgarner's Family Bible", Stephen Bumgarner, (Bulletin of The Genealogical Society of the "Original" Wilkes County, vol. 1, no. 1, May 1967, page 2), "Stephen Bumgarner was married January 6 to Rebecca Nichols in the year of 1831.".