Abram Banta Bogart


Brief Life History of Abram Banta

When Abram Banta Bogart was born in 1901, in New Jersey, United States, his father, Abraham Banta Bogert, was 40 and his mother, Mary Demarest, was 36. He married Alice Carrie Thorpe on 12 October 1929, in Queens, New York City, New York, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He lived in Ulster, Ulster, New York, United States for about 5 years and Saugerties, Ulster, New York, United States in 1940. He was buried in Mount Marion Cemetery, Saugerties, Ulster, New York, United States.

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Abram Banta Bogart
Alice Carrie Thorpe
Marriage: 12 October 1929
Ralph Bogert

Sources (7)

  • Abram B Bogert, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Abram B Bogert, "New York, New York City Marriage Records, 1829-1940"
  • Abram B Bogert, "Find A Grave Index"

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  • Marriage
    12 October 1929Queens, New York City, New York, United States
  • Children (1)

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    Siblings (7)

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    World Events (8)

    1901 · Assassination of Mckinley

    Age 0

    President William McKinley was shot at the Temple of Music, in the Pan-American Exposition, while shaking hands with the public. Leon Czolgosz shot him twice in the abdomen because he thought it was his duty to do so. McKinley died after eight days of watch and care. He was the third American president to be assassinated. After his death, Congress passed legislation to officially make the Secret Service and gave them responsibility for protecting the President at all times.


    Age 2

    The Public Service Corporation (PSC) was formed on May 6, 1903. The company began as a merger of a power company with four different trolley companies. PSC would ultimately combine with over 400 other companies.


    Age 12

    A strike led by silk mill workers in Paterson, New Jersey. The primary demands of the strike were focused on improved quality of working conditions and establishing an eight-hour workday limit. Two protestors were killed during the strike, and over 1,850 workers were arrested. The strike ultimately ended in failure, due to the manufacturers' inability to accept the demands of the strikes.

    Name Meaning

    Dutch: variant, archaic or Americanized, of Bogaart, a variant of Bogaard . The surname Bogart is no longer found in the Netherlands. Compare Vandebogart .

    Probably also an Americanized form of Flemish and Dutch Bogaert , a cognate of 1 above.

    History: This surname is recorded in Beverwyck in New Netherland (now Albany, NY) in the mid 17th century, but it was also brought independently to North America by other bearers.

    Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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