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James Baum Ferguson

James Baum Ferguson

Male 1889 - 1969  (79 years)

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  • Name James Baum Ferguson 
    Born 20 Aug 1889  Provo, Utah, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Census 25 Jun 1900  Provo, Utah, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Census 1900

    Utah, Utah, Provo, Enumeration District 164, Sheet 41B, Family #801

    William Ferguson 32. Lizzie 29. He was born Feb 1868; she was born Mar 1871. Children: James B 10 (b Aug 1889); Hazel 8 (b. Sept 1891); Myrtle 5 (b. Aug 1894); Elsie 2 (b. Dec 1897); Orpha 6/12 (b. Nov 1898). They have been married for 11 years; 6 children, 5 living. He owns a far. James is at school. All are born in Utah. His father was born in Pennslvania; his mother in Tennessee. Her parents were born in Utah. (next door to William and Lille M Ferguson; Johnson and Susannah .)  
    Age: 10 
    1900 US Federal Census - Frederick Ferguson Family, Provo, Utah, Utah, USA
    1900 US Federal Census - Frederick Ferguson Family, Provo, Utah, Utah, USA
    Census 26 Apr 1910  Pleasant View, Utah, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Census 1910 US

    Utah, Utah, Pleasant View, Enumeration District 189, Sheets 7A and 8A, Dwelling 200, Family 202

    Frederick Ferguson 42. Elizabeth 39. First marriage for both; married 22 years; 10 children, 7 living. Children: James 20; Hazel 18; Myrtle 14; Elsie 12; Orpha 10; Fred 8; Floyd 6; Forest 2. He was a farmer, working on own account. All could read and write. All were born in Utah. His parents were born in Scotland and England; hers were born in Pennsylvania and Tennessee. (Residing next door to Henry W. and Elizabeth Young; W.W. and Lillie M. Ferguson (brother))  
    Age: 20 
    1910 US Federal Census - Frederick Ferguson Family and W.W. Ferguson Family, Pleasant View, Weber, Utah, USA (part 1 of 2)
    1910 US Federal Census - Frederick Ferguson Family and W.W. Ferguson Family, Pleasant View, Weber, Utah, USA (part 1 of 2)
    1910 US Federal Census - Frederick Ferguson Family and W.W. Ferguson Family, Pleasant View, Weber, Utah, USA (part 2 of 2)
    1910 US Federal Census - Frederick Ferguson Family and W.W. Ferguson Family, Pleasant View, Weber, Utah, USA (part 2 of 2)
    Military Service 5 Jun 1917  Provo, Utah, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    #WWI, World War I Draft Registration

    James Baum Ferguson, age 27, born in Provo, Utah, Utah on 20 August 1889. Home address is RFD No. 2, Provo, Utah. Self employed as a farmer in Pleasant Veiw. Married with 2 children. Medium height, stout build, blue eyes and ligh brown hair. Record states that he has a deformity or missing left hand causing him to be disabled. 
    Age: 27 
    Mangled by Mower, James Baum Ferguson
    Mangled by Mower, James Baum Ferguson
    Published in the Ogden Standard Newspaper, 1891-07-10
    Census 6 Jan 1920  Provo, Utah, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Census 1920

    Utah, Utah, Provo Bench Precinct, Ward of Precinct 3, 6 and 7 Jan 1920, SD 2, ED 213, sheet 3A, Dwelling 39, Family 43

    Jane B. Furguson, head, 30. Ora, wife, 29. Children: Howard, son 8; Ray, son 3 1/12. Also living with them is her mother Odelia Bowlden, widow 64. Owns a farm with a mortgage. He is a general farmer working on his own account. Howard is attending school. All are able to read and write except the two children. All are born in Utah; his parents in Utah; hers in England and Iowa. Odelia was born in Iowa; her parents in the United States. Next door to Joseph F. and Mary Haws; James D. and Edna Celsand.

    Note: Both James and Ossa's names are transcribed incorrectly as well as their surname. Ossa's mother's name is Ophelia and not Odelia.  
    Age: 30 
    Census 2 Apr 1930  Pleasant View, Utah, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Census 1930

    Utah, Utah, Pleasant View, 2 Apr 1930, ED 25-39, SD 4, Sheet 4A, Canyon Road, Dwelling 3, Family 3

    James B. Ferguson, head, 40. Ossa B. wife, 39. He was 21 when first married; she was 20. Children: Howard B., son 14; Ray B., son 14; Naomi, daughter 5; J. Cecil, son 4 6/12. They own their home and farm and do have a radio set. He is a fruit farmer working on his own account. He is not a veteran. Howard, Ray and Naomi are attending school. All can read and write except Noami and Cecil. All are born in Utah. His parents are both born in Utah; her were born in Iowas and England. Next door to Joe and Jacka Yacenda; J.V. and Elnora T. Tilly 
    Age: 40 
    Census 19 Apr 1940  Pleasant View, Utah, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Census 1940

    Utah, Utah, Pleasant View, 19 Apr 1940, SD 2, ED 25-39, sheet 15A, dwelling 267

    James B. Ferguson, head 50. Ossa B., wife 49. Children: Noami, daughter 18; Cecil, son 14. They own a farm valued at $10,000. James is a farmer working on his own account. Wages for 1939 were zero; has other source of income. Noami is a new worker, working on her own account. Cecil is attending school. Highest educational level: James 8th; Ossa, 8th; Naomi, H-4; Cecil, 8th. All were born in Utah. Several doors down from Howard and Beth N. Ferguson; Elmer D. and Clara Eastman. 
    Age: 50 
    Family Record Provo, Utah, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Prepared by Myrtle Melinda Robey 
    Family Record 22-27 Oct 1951  Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Honolulu, Hawaii Trip

    Osa Ferguson, 60, and James B. Ferguson, 61, departure from Los Angeles, California to Honolulu, Hawaii aboard the S.S. Lurline with arrival on 27 Oct 1951  
    Age: 61 
    List of Inward-Bound Passengers, James B. and Ossa Ferguson, the S.S. Lurline, Los Angeles to Honolulu, 1951
    List of Inward-Bound Passengers, James B. and Ossa Ferguson, the S.S. Lurline, Los Angeles to Honolulu, 1951
    Family Record 7 Nov 1951  Honolulu, Honolulu, Hawaii, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    List of outward-bound passengers

    Sailing from Honolulu, Hawaii, 7 Nov 1951 abord the S.S. Lurline, bound for post of Los Angeles Harbor, California. James Ferguson, 62, and Ora Ferguson, 60. Place of birth was Provo, Utah and Springville, Utah, respectively 
    Age: 62 
    List of Outward-Bound Passengers, James B. and Ossa Ferguson, the S.S. Lurline, Honolulu, Hawaii to Los Angeles Harbor, California
    List of Outward-Bound Passengers, James B. and Ossa Ferguson, the S.S. Lurline, Honolulu, Hawaii to Los Angeles Harbor, California
    Died 14 May 1969  Orem, Utah, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Obituary 17 May 1969  Orem, Utah, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    James Baum Ferguson, 79, 1625 E 800 N, Orem, well known church and civic leader, died Wednesday afternoon at his home of natural causes.

    The was born Aug 20, 1889, in Provo, a son of Fred and Elizabeth Baum Ferguson. He married Ossa Bowlden on Nov 30, 1910, in the Salt Lake LDS Temple.

    Mr. Ferguson was a fruit farmer.

    Active in the LDS Church, he was serving as a high priest in the Edgemont First Ward at the time of his death. From 1926 to 1929, Mr Ferguson served in the bishopric as a counselor in that ward. He was later the second bishop of the ward from 1929 to 1934. For a number of years he was a high councilman on the stake high council.

    Mr Ferguson had lived in the Provo-Orem area his entire life. Since 1918 he had made his home at the above address.

    For 35 years he was president of the Alta Ditch Company.

    In 1968, he received an award from the Future Farmers Association as "Horticulturist of the Year".

    Survivors include his widow of Orem; two sons and one daughter, Ray B Ferguson, Mrs J. T. (Naomi) Walker and J. Cecil Ferguson, all of Orem; 16 grandchildren, and three brothers and four sisters, Floyd Ferguson, Fred Ferguson and Forrest Ferguson, all of Orem; Mrs Hazel Anderson, Bountiful; Mrs Elsie Campbell and Mrs Myrtle Robey, both of Provo, and Orpha Ferguson, Portland, Oregon.

    Funeral services will be conducted Saturday at 1 p.m. at the Edgemont First LDS Ward Chapel, Bishop Charles Y. Warner, Edgemont First LDS Ward, officiating.

    Friends may call at the Sundberg-Olpin Mortuary in Orem. Friday and at the ward chapel Saturday prior to the services. Burial will be in the Orem City Cemetery.  
    Age: 79 
    James Baum Ferguson Obituary
    James Baum Ferguson Obituary
    Buried 17 May 1969  Orem City Cemetery, Orem, Utah, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    Headstone for James Baum Ferguson
    Headstone for James Baum Ferguson
    Section D-39-7
    James Baum Ferguson (1889 - 1969) - Find A Grave
    James Baum Ferguson (1889 - 1969) - Find A Grave
    Person ID I667  clanSoren | I103-Ferguson, FRS101
    Last Modified 28 Oct 2014 

    Father Ancestors Frederick Ferguson,   b. 21 Feb 1868, Provo, Utah, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 03 Jan 1946, Provo, Utah, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Mother Ancestors Elizabeth Agnes Baum,   b. 4 Mar 1871, Provo, Utah, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Sep 1953, Provo, Utah, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Married 17 Dec 1888  Provo, Utah, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [11, 12
    Marriage License for Frederick Ferguson and Elizabeth Baum, 17 December 1888, Provo, Utah, Utah
    Marriage License for Frederick Ferguson and Elizabeth Baum, 17 December 1888, Provo, Utah, Utah
    Photos 2 photos
    Family ID F227  Group Sheet

    Family Ancestors Ossa Orissa Bowlden,   b. 21 Nov 1890, Springville, Utah, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 09 Feb 1984, Springville, Utah, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 93 years) 
    Married 30 Nov 1910  Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [13
    Wedding reception for James M. Ferguson and Ossa Bowlden
    Wedding reception for James M. Ferguson and Ossa Bowlden
    Children 
    +01. Howard Bowlden Ferguson,   b. 16 Nov 1911, Provo, Utah, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Aug 1963, Provo, Utah, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 51 years)
     02. Ruth Ferguson,   b. 3 Jan 1913, Provo, Utah, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Jan 1913, Provo, Utah, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
    +03. Ray Bowlden Ferguson,   b. 17 Sep 1916, Provo, Utah, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 07 Aug 1981, Provo, Utah, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 64 years)
    +04. Naomi Ferguson Married: 2x2x ,   b. 4 May 1921, Orem, Utah, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Oct 2001, Orem, Utah, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years)
    +05. James Cecil Ferguson,   b. 7 Sep 1925,   d. 5 Jun 1980, Orem, Utah, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 54 years)
    Last Modified 20 Apr 2010 
    Family ID F258  Group Sheet

  • Photos 2 photos

    Documents
    LDS Family Record, James Baum Ferguson
    LDS Family Record, James Baum Ferguson
    James Baum Ferguson and Ossa Orisa Bowlden

  • Sources 
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      Name: Miss Elizabeth Baum
      Gender: Female
      Birth Date: abt 1871
      Age: 17
      Spouse's Name: Mr Frederick Fergerson
      Spouse's Birth Date: abt 1868
      Spouse's Age: 20
      Marriage Date: 17 Dec 1888
      Marriage Place: Utah

    13. [S172] BYU Idaho Special Collections and Family History, (BYU Idaho) (Reliability: 3).
      Marriage ID: 389372
      Groom's Surname Name: FERGUSON
      Groom's First Name: James Baum
      Bride's Surname Name: BOWLDEN
      Bride's First Name: Ossa O.
      Place: Salt Lake City
      Marriage Date: 30 Nov 1910
      County: Utah
      State: Utah
      Bride's Residence:
      Groom's Residence:
      Volume: 6
      Page: 285