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Alton Kirk Bales
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Birth: Jun. 2, 1888
Jamestown
Guilford County
North Carolina, USA
Death: Oct. 12, 1942
New York, USA

Alton Kirk Bales was born in Jamestown, the fourth child and third son of Nathan Marmaduke Bales and Luemma Jackson Johnson. He married 10 Feb 1919 Minnie Mae Chamelin, with whom he had a son and a daughter. He was involved in the manufacturing of hosiery in conjunction with his brother Nathan Wanamaker Bales. His death occurred as a result of an accident while on a visit to New York City to visit his son who was in the military and was stationed in New Jersey. While crossing a street, Alton was struck by a city bus and died a few days later of his injuries. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Nathan Marmaduke Bales (1856 - 1933)
  Luemma Jackson Johnson Bales (1862 - 1938)
 
 Spouse:
  Minnie Mae Chamelin Bales (1890 - 1969)
 
 Children:
  Bernard Owen Bales (1919 - 2007)*
 
 Siblings:
  Vera Bales Bundy (1882 - 1959)*
  John Orvil Bales (1884 - 1954)*
  Alton Kirk Bales (1888 - 1942)
  Nathan Wanamaker Bales (1890 - 1949)*
  Emma Adella Bales Lauder (1895 - 1985)*
  Walter Allen Bales (1897 - 1982)*
  Clara Bales Osborn (1900 - 1989)*
  Florence Bales Hall (1903 - 1977)*
  Lola Margaret Bales Church (1906 - 1984)*
  Eva Marie Bales Clodfelter (1910 - 1986)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Oakwood Cemetery
High Point
Guilford County
North Carolina, USA
Plot: Oakwood Municipal
 
Created by: Mary Louise Reynolds
Record added: Dec 18, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 121885211
 

 
 
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