Thomas McCullough Boughton

1 July 1895–December 1988 (Age 93)
Neosho Falls, Woodson, Kansas, United States

The Life of Thomas McCullough

When Thomas McCullough Boughton was born on 1 July 1895, in Neosho Falls, Woodson, Kansas, United States, his father, Charles Boughton, was 45 and his mother, Mary Ella McCullough, was 30. He married Evelyn E. Ebert on 23 November 1927, in Buchanan, Missouri, United States. He lived in Saint Joseph, Buchanan, Missouri, United States in 1930 and Kansas City, Jackson, Missouri, United States in 1940. He died in December 1988, at the age of 93, and was buried in Mount Moriah Cemetery, Kansas City, Jackson, Missouri, United States.

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Thomas McCullough Boughton
Evelyn E. Ebert
Marriage: 23 November 1927

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23 November 1927
Buchanan, Missouri, United States

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World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 1

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
1904 · The World's Fair of 1904

Age 9

St. Louis hosted the 1904 World's Fair and welcomed a crowd of 200,000 visitors on opening day of April 30, 1904. The fair had exhibits from 50 countries and 43 states. Several notable inventions showcased at the fair include iced tea and the ice cream cone. By the time of its closing in December 1904, over 20 million people had visited the fair.

Age 25

The Prohibition Era. Sale and manufacture of alcoholic liquors outlawed. A mushrooming of illegal drinking joints, home-produced alcohol and gangsterism.

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from any of the numerous places so named. Those in Cambridgeshire (formerly Huntingdonshire), Lincolnshire, Norfolk, Northamptonshire, and Nottinghamshire are named from the Old English byname Bucca ( see Buck 1) + Old English tūn ‘enclosure’, ‘settlement’; those in Cheshire and Kent are named with Old English bōc ‘beech’ + tūn.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Thos Boughton in household of Chas Boughton, "Kansas State Census, 1915"
  • Thomas M Bougton, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Thomas Boughton in household of Chas Boughton, "United States Census, 1900"

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