Thomas A. Plumm

Eggleston Family Bible


Bible ID: 177
Year of Publication: 1913
Place of Publication: New York
Publisher: American Bible Society
Bible Language: English
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First Name: Thomas
Middle Name: A.
Last Name: Plumm
Date of Birth: 01 January 1859
Date of Death: 26 October 1928
Marriage Date: 20 September 1886
Wife’s Name: Lora K. Eggleston
First Name: Lora
Middle Name: K.
Last Name: Eggleston
Date of Birth: 15 September 1858
Date of Death: 11 December 1926
Marriage Date: 20 September 1886


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Newspaper Clipping found in the bible:

Passing of Mrs. Kate Heussmann
Katherine Elizabeth Heussmann passed away in San Francisco Tuesday, after an extended illness, at her home, 509 Grove Street. The deceased at one time resided in Santa Cruz and was a former wife of Joe Harveston, also well known here as a constable. Mrs. Heussmann was an ordained Spiritualist clergyman. While residing in Santa Cruz she was a spiritualist medium by profession and also conducted the old Waverly Lodging House. She was the mother of John L. Heussmann of San Francisco, Mrs. Violet Reed and Mrs. Lillian Sargent of Monroe. March 21st, 1922

Marine assigned to Asiatic Station – Wilfred A Long, 22, son of Mrs. Charles Long, 301 Bezzell street, East Palo Alto, who enlisted in the Marines last January, has been assigned to the Asiatic Station for duty, according to announcement by Marine Corps headquarters in San Francisco. He will depart from San Francisco on April 13th aboard the navy transport “Henderson”. While undergoing training at San Diego, Long qualified as marksman with the pistol and as an expert with the bayonet.

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Special Unique Findings or Bible Features:
Written in the front of the bible:
Grandma with Love, Wilfred Barrett
September 15-15
The name Charles was written on one page, and the names Charles Long and the name Minnie were written on another page