Evaline <I>Rector</I> Lumpkins

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Evaline Rector Lumpkins

  • Birth 5 Oct 1840 Indiana, USA
  • Death 28 Oct 1899 Emporia, Lyon County, Kansas, USA
  • Burial Emporia, Lyon County, Kansas, USA
  • Plot Section 14 - Lot 37 - Space 1
  • Memorial ID 85776893

Daughter of Frances Little and Jacob Rector. Married to George Washington Lumpkins on 18 April 1862 in Emporia, Lyon Co, KS.

Emporia Weekly Republican, Thursday, November 2, 1899; page, column 3

Death of Mrs. Lumpkins

Mrs. Evaline Lumpkins died October 28, aged 59 years and 23 days. The funeral services were held this morning in the First Christian church, conducted by the Rev. Luther Sellers. A quartette (sic) composed of D. S. Kelly, J. T. Burton, Mrs. L. Sellers and Mrs. Leonard rendered some very fine music.

Mrs. Lumpkins was born in Indiana, October 5, 1840. and moved to this county in 1859. She was married to George W. Lumpkins in April 1862. In the fall of the same year, her husband enlisted in this city in Company C, Eleventh Kansas Cavalry - Colonel Plumb's regiment - and served until the close of the war. Nine children were born to them, four of whom have preceded the mother to the great beyond. Of the remaining children, Mrs. James M. Brown lives in Anderson county, and the others, William, George and Roy, and Mrs. Chas. Carle, reside in this city.

Mrs. Lumpkins was an earnest Christian woman. She was a member of the Methodist Protestant church and the W.R.C. of Neosho Rapids.

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  • Created by: Becky Doan
  • Added: 26 Feb 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 85776893
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Evaline Rector Lumpkins (5 Oct 1840–28 Oct 1899), Find A Grave Memorial no. 85776893, citing Maplewood Memorial Lawn Cemetery, Emporia, Lyon County, Kansas, USA ; Maintained by Becky Doan (contributor 46821009) .