Franklin David Boody

5 January 1891–
Brookfield Township, Eaton, Michigan, United States

The Life of Franklin David

When Franklin David Boody was born on 5 January 1891, in Brookfield Township, Eaton, Michigan, United States, his father, Amos A. Boody, was 25 and his mother, Lula Minnie Stuart, was 20. He married Hazel B. Bidwell on 26 November 1912, in Charlotte, Eaton, Michigan, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. He lived in Brookfield, Eaton, Michigan, United States in 1920 and Jackson, Jackson, Michigan, United States in 1930.

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Franklin David Boody
Hazel B. Bidwell
Marriage: 26 November 1912
Dorothy Olive Boody

Spouse and Children

26 November 1912
Charlotte, Eaton, Michigan, United States


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World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 5

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.
1903 · Ford Motor Company

Age 12

"Henry Ford built his first gasoline-powered vehicle, named the Quadricycle, in 1896, at his home in Detroit. Ford sold the Quadricycle for $200 and used the money to build a second car. In 1901, Ford raced his car ""Sweepstakes"" against Alexander Winton and won. The victory resulted in publicity for Ford which allowed him to gain investors for his new company, Ford Motor Company. The first Model A was sold on July 23, 1903, and the company was incorporated on November 13, 1903."
1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 32

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.

Name Meaning

English: variant of Booty .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Frank D Boody, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Frank D Boody, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Franklin E Boody in entry for Wayne F Boody and Janice Merrill, "Indiana Marriages, 1811-2007"

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