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Herman Guy Kump
Birth: Oct. 31, 1877
Hampshire County
West Virginia, USA
Death: Feb. 14, 1962
Elkins
Randolph County
West Virginia, USA

Politician. He served as the 19th Governor of West Virginia from 1933 through 1937. He helped lead the state out of the Great Depression. During his administration, many new state programs were created. Such programs included the state road, park and forestry projects, county unit school systems, and the Department of Public Assistance. (bio by: Steve Corley) 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Benjamin Franklin Kump (1841 - 1915)
  Margaret Frances Rudolph Kump (1840 - 1926)
 
 Spouse:
  Edna Hall Scott Kump (1887 - 1957)*
 
 Children:
  Infant Girl Kump (1909 - 1909)*
 
 Siblings:
  Garnett Kerr Kump (1875 - 1957)*
  Herman Guy Kump (1877 - 1962)
  Volunta Volonia Kump Millar (1879 - 1969)*
  Otelia Vera Kump Harness (1881 - 1920)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Beverly Cemetery
Beverly
Randolph County
West Virginia, USA
Plot: Front area, near the left
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: Steve Corley
Record added: May 04, 2002
Find A Grave Memorial# 6391789
Herman Guy Kump
Added by: Steve Corley
 
Herman Guy Kump
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- R I P
 Added: Oct. 31, 2014
Dear Governor Kump, Just met your grandson William Kump, Attorney-At-Law, Newport News, Virginia, at Das Wald Cafe German Restaurant, a very spry and witty fellow and his wonderful wife. Thank you for your public service. May you always be lovingly rememb...(Read more)
- E49
 Added: Aug. 16, 2014
Happy Birthday & Happy Halloween
- Tracey Reid
 Added: Oct. 31, 2013
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