Franklin David Boody

5 January 1891–1955 (Age 63)
Brookfield Township, Eaton, Michigan, United States

The Life Summary 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 son and 2 daughters. He lived in Brookfield, Eaton, Michigan, United States in 1920 and Jackson, Jackson, Michigan, United States in 1930. He died in 1955, at the age of 64.

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

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    26 November 1912Charlotte, Eaton, Michigan, United States
  • Children


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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."
    1908 · The Bureau of Investigation is formed
    Age 17
    Known as the National Bureau of Criminal Identification, The Bureau of Investigation helped agencies across the country identify different criminals. President Roosevelt instructed that there be an autonomous investigative service that would report only to the Attorney General.

    Name Meaning

    English: variant of Booty .

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

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    Sources (19)

    • Frank Boody, "Michigan Births, 1867-1902"
    • Frank Boody in household of Fay Champlin, "United States Census, 1910"
    • Franklin David Boody in entry for Wayne Franklin Boody and Grace Parks Boody, "North Carolina, County Marriages, 1762-1979 "

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