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Thomas Augustus Figard
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Birth: Feb. 28, 1850
Rockhill Furnace
Huntingdon County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Feb. 1, 1916
Bellwood
Blair County
Pennsylvania, USA

Figard, Thomas A.

At the home on N. 3rd st., Bellwood, Thomas A. Figard, died at 5:45 Tues. evening, of pneumonia. Mr. Figard had been ill for some time, having contracted grip which developed into the disease that caused his death. Mr. Figard was a son of Amos and Hannah Figard and was born at Rock Hill, Huntingdon co., Feb. 28, 1850. He was married at Broad Top City to Teressa Frances Sheeder. 28 years ago Mr. and Mrs. Figard came to Bellwood and he entered the employ of the Bellwood Manufacturing company. For the past 13 years he had been an employee of the Kerbaugh plant. He was a faithful member of the Methodist Episcopal church, a quiet, consistent Christian, beloved by a host of friends.

Surviving are his wife and 5 children: Mrs. Harry Thomas, Fostoria; Mrs. Samuel Enyeart, Juniata; Charles E. and Harvey E., of Bellwood and Oscar S ., Tyrone. 3 sisters also survive: Mrs. Mary J. Trout, Columbus, O.; Mrs. Kate Sechrist, Orbisonia and Mrs. Etta Sheeder, Woodvale.

The funeral service will be held in the Methodist Episcopal church at 2 p.m. Thurs., conducted by his pastor, Rev. S.S. Carnell. Interment in Logan Valley cemetery.

- Morning Tribune (Altoona, PA), February 2, 1916
 
 
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 Parents:
  Amos Figard (1814 - 1899)
  Hannah Horton Figard (1819 - 1904)
 
 Spouse:
  Teressa Frances Sheeder Figard (1854 - 1943)
 
 Children:
  Charles Emery Figard (1873 - 1961)*
  Bertha May Figard Thomas (1878 - 1952)*
  Amos Figard (1883 - 1884)*
  Edith V Figard Shaner (1885 - 1959)*
  Stewart Oscar Figard (1891 - 1978)*
  Harvey Edwin Figard (1892 - 1969)*
 
 Siblings:
  Abigail Sylvanna Figard Watkins (1836 - 1893)*
  Henry Figard (1839 - 1862)*
  Elizabeth Figard Hild (1844 - 1907)*
  Mary Jane Figard Trout (1848 - 1933)*
  Thomas Augustus Figard (1850 - 1916)
  David Alexandria Figard (1852 - 1907)*
  George Washington Figard (1860 - 1904)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Logan Valley Cemetery
Bellwood
Blair County
Pennsylvania, USA
 
Maintained by: Chad
Originally Created by: jbowers
Record added: Feb 26, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 34219118
Thomas Augustus Figard
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Thomas Augustus Figard
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