Find A Record
  Cemetery Map
  Contact Information
  Sources / Credits
  Resource Links
Salem Pioneer Cemetery ~ Merton S. Baump ~ part of the Marion County Pioneer Cemeteries of Oregon
Search Options
Surname: First Name: Maiden Name: Ethnicity:
Birth Date: month (Jan) year (1925) Lot #:
Death Date: month (Jan) year (1925) Military:
Various Text Fields (notes, obituary):
For an alphabetical list, type the first letter of the last name in the [Surname] box.
A list for Maiden names and AKA's will appear after the Surname list.
Note: larger results take longer time, please be patient.

Print Friendly Version
Merton S. Baump
MAIDEN NAME:  AKA 1: Bump AKA 2:  AKA 3: 
BORN: 11 Sep 1877 DIED: 1 Nov 1931 BURIED: 5 Nov 1931
ETHNICITY:   OCCUPATION:  Dairy Farmer; Cook
BIRTH PLACE:  Buffalo Co., Wisconsin
DEATH PLACE: Salem, Marion Co., Oregon

Name of father Jay W. Baump/Bump
Maiden name of mother Charlotte Thomas
1st MARRIAGE - Merton S. Bump, age 22, b. Buffalo Co., Wisconsin, of Spokane (name of father J. W. Bump; maiden name of mother Charlotte Thomas), md Vinnie F[lorence] Cason, age 20, b. Howard Co., Missouri, of Spokane on Nov. 10, 1898 at Spokane, Washington.
2nd MARRIAGE - Merton S. Bump, age 39, widowed, b. Wisconsin, of Trent, Washington, occupation dairy farmer, name of father J. W. Bump (b. New York), maiden name of mother Charlotte Thomas (b. Massachusetts), md Laura Colan Coombs, age 32, widowed, b. Illinois, of Spokane, name of father John Matchette (b. Iowa), maiden name of mother Sarah Rogan (b. Wisconsin), married 18 Jan 1915 at Spokane, Washington. [Laura died in 1925]
3rd MARRIAGE - to Minnie [last name not known by compiler]
1920 WA CENSUS - Merton S. Bump, age 43, occupation dairy farmer, b. Wisconsin, is enumerated w ith wife Laura E., age 38, b. Illinois, along with Willard E., age 20, b. Washington, Armond M., age 18, b. Washington, Ruby E., age 16, b.Washington, Emmett D., age 10, b. Washington, and Berton O., age 8, b. Washington.
DISCREPANCY - in marriage and census records, his last name is spelled Bump, on DC and in obit, his name is spelled Baump

OSBH DC (Marion County1931) #790 - M. S. Baump, male, married (Minnie Baump), restaurant cook, b. 11 Sep 1877 in Wisconsin, d. 1 Nov 1931 in Salem, Oregon (Capitol Hotel) at the age of 54 y's 1 m 20 d's, name of father Jay Baump, interment 5 Nov, undertaker Clough-Bariick, informant Mrs. Minnie Baump of Salem;
At the residence, Capitol Hotel, Nov. 1, M.S. Baump, 54. Survived by widow, Minnie of Salem; one daughter, Alma of Berkeley, Cal., four sons, Willard, Armond, and Emmett, all of Spokane, Washington, and Barton of Berkeley; one sister, Mrs. Irene Lawton, Spokane. Funeral services Thursday, Nov. 5 at 2 p. m. from the Clough-Barrick chapel. Rev. D. J. Howe officiating. Interment I. O. O. F. cemetery.
Oregon Statesman 5 Nov 1931, 5:1
OSBH DC (Marion County1931) #790 
WA Digital Archives (Marriage Records)
1920 WA CENSUS (Spokane Co., Four Lakes, ED 302, sheet 6A)
OS 5 Nov 1931 5:1

Home |  Find a Record |  Cemetery Maps |  Contact Information |  Cemetery History |  Photographs |  Sources |  Resource Links |  Friends of Pioneer Cemetery (FOPC) |  Login