Harper Bruce Thompson1,2

M, (28 September 1907 - 23 July 1981)
     Harper Bruce Thompson was born on 28 September 1907 at Sheridan, Porter Township, Schuylkill County, Pennsylvania.2,1 He was the son of Abel Robert Thompson and Augusta Mae Hensel.1,2 Harper Bruce Thompson married, at age 27, Myrtle Adeline Batdorf, age 17, daughter of James Edward Batdorf and Beulah Irene Wert, on Saturday, 15 June 1935 at Saint John's Lutheran Church, Lykens Township, Dauphin County, Pennsylvania.2,1 Harper Bruce Thompson died on 23 July 1981 at Harrisburg, Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, at age 73 years, 9 months and 25 days.2,1 He was buried in the Woodland Memorial Gardens, located in Harrisburg, Dauphin County, Pennsylvania.1
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  1. [S2027] Robert Averell, Bob Averell Family Tree, online http://awt.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi ( page last updated 6 July 2010) viewed on 14 July 2010.
  2. [S2024] Marc D. Thompson, Delray Beach, Florida [e-address for private use,] to Kevin L. Sholder, e-mail, 16 June 2010, "Descendants of John William Updegroff," Updegraff Research Files; privately held by Kevin Leonard Sholder, [(e-address) & street address for private use),] Dayton, Ohio, USA.