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Kemp Plummer Battle, Sr.

Kemp Plummer Battle, Sr.

Male 1831 - 1919

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  • Suffix  Sr. 
    Born  19 Dec 1831  Louisburg, Franklin County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender  Male 
    Died  04 Feb 1919  Chapel Hill, Orange County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4
    Buried  06 Feb 1919  Raleigh, Wake County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Person ID  I1  Battle
    Last Modified  28 May 2009 

    Father  William Horn Battle,   b. 17 Oct 1802, Edgecombe County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Mar 1879, Chapel Hill, Orange County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother  Lucy Martin Plummer 
    Family ID  F1  Group Sheet

    Family  Martha Ann "Pattie" Battle,   b. 14 Feb 1833,   d. 16 Mar 1913, Chapel Hill, Orange County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  Nov 1855  Edgecombe County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [5, 6
    Children 
     1. Cornelia Viola Battle,   b. 1857,   d. 1886
     2. Kemp Pummer Battle, Jr.,   b. 1859
     3. Thomas Hall Battle,   b. 1860,   d. 1936
    >4. Herbert Bemerton Battle,   b. 29 May 1862, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 03 Jul 1929
     5. Susan Martin Battle,   b. 1864,   d. 1870
     6. Penelope Bradford Battle,   b. 1866,   d. 1868
     7. William James Battle,   b. 1870,   d. 1955
    Last Modified  17 Jun 2009 
    Family ID  F3  Group Sheet

  • Photos
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    Kemp Plummer Battle
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    Kemp Plummer Battle
    Kemp Plummer Battle
    Photo from 1919 UNC-Chapel Hill yearbook memorial

    Documents

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    1860 Census: Kemp & Martha Battle
    1860 Census: Kemp & Martha Battle
    Enumeration Date: 11 Jun 19=860
    Page: 30
    Location: Raleigh, Wake County, North Carolina

    #236
    1. K.P. Battle - Head, age 28, lawyer, real estate $14,000, personal estate $125,000
    2. Martha - age 26
    3. Cornelia V. - age 3
    4. Kemp Plummer - age 1

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    1870 Census: Kemp & Martha Ann Battle
    1870 Census: Kemp & Martha Ann Battle
    Enumeration Date: 12 Jul 1870
    Page: 137
    Location: Raleigh, Wake County, North Carolina

    #956
    1. Battle, Kemp - Head, age 38, lawyer, real estate $70,000, personal estate $25,000
    2. Martha - 37
    3. Cornelia - age 13
    4. Kemp - age 11
    5. Thomas - age 10
    6. Herbert - age 8

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    1880 Census: Kemp & Martha Ann Battle
    1880 Census: Kemp & Martha Ann Battle
    Enumeration Date: 28 Jun 1880
    Enumeration District: 128
    Page: 62
    Location: Chapel Hill, Orange County, North Carolina

    #147
    1. Battle, Kemp - Head, age 48, President of the University of North Carolina
    2. Martha - wife, age 47
    3. Kemp P. - son, age 21
    4. Thos. H. - son, age 19
    5. Herbert - son, age 18
    6. William J. - son, age 9
    + several servants & several students

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    Obituary: Kemp Plummer Battle Sr.
    Obituary: Kemp Plummer Battle Sr.
    "Dr. Kemp Plummer Battle." New York Times 6 Feb. 1919. New York Times Archives. .
    Death Certificate: Kemp Plummer Battle
    Death Certificate: Kemp Plummer Battle
    Father: William H. Battle
    Mother: Lucy M. Plummer

    Headstones
    Tombstone: Kemp Plummer Battle Sr.
    Tombstone: Kemp Plummer Battle Sr.
    Find A Grave Memorial# 37614238
    Headstone: Kemp Plummer Battle & Martha Battle
    Headstone: Kemp Plummer Battle & Martha Battle
    Find A Grave Memorial# 37614238

  • Sources 
    1. [S1] Dictionary of North Carolina Biography, Vol.1, A-C, Powell, William S., (UNC Press, 1979), 114.

    2. [S4] North Carolina Death Certificates, 1909-1975, (Ancestry.com).

    3. [S1] Dictionary of North Carolina Biography, Vol.1, A-C, Powell, William S., (UNC Press, 1979), 115.

    4. [S9] "Dr. Kemp Plummer Battle." New York Times 6 Feb. 1919. New York Times Archives. .

    5. [S1] Dictionary of North Carolina Biography, Vol.1, A-C, Powell, William S., (UNC Press, 1979), 114.
      they were cousins.

    6. [S5] Battle, Herbert B. The Battle book : a genealogy of the Battle family in America, with chapters illustrating certain phases of its history. Montgomery, AL: Paragon P, 1930. Ancestry. , 150.