Emily S. Boughton

Female19 February 1847–14 January 1925

Brief Life History of Emily S.

When Emily S. Boughton was born on 19 February 1847, in Victor, Victor, Ontario, New York, United States, her father, Myron Benjamin Boughton, was 34 and her mother, Jane Malura Farnam, was 25. She married Jeffery Amherst Farnham on 1 December 1880, in Yates Center, Woodson, Kansas, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. She lived in Neosho Falls Township, Woodson, Kansas, United States in 1900 and Topeka, Shawnee, Kansas, United States in 1910. She died on 14 January 1925, at the age of 77, and was buried in Cedarvale Cemetery, Neosho Falls, Woodson, Kansas, United States.

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Family Time Line

Jeffery Amherst Farnham
Emily S. Boughton
Marriage: 1 December 1880
Benjamin Farnam
Edith Inez Farnam
Marion B. Farnam

Sources (8)

  • E G Farnam, "Kansas State Census, 1895"
  • E. S. Boughton in entry for J. A. Farnam, "Kansas Marriages, 1840-1935"
  • Emily F Boughton in household of Myron Boughton, "United States Census, 1850"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    1 December 1880Yates Center, Woodson, Kansas, United States
  • Children (3)

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    Siblings (7)

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    World Events (8)


    Age 7

    Historical Boundaries: 1854: Unorganized Federal Territory, United States 1854: Kansas Territory, United State 1855: Shawnee, Kansas Territory, United States 1861: Shawnee, Kansas, United States


    Age 16

    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

    1868 · Impeach the President!

    Age 21

    Caused by many crimes and breaking the Tenure of Office Act, Many Senators and House Representatives became angry with President Johnson and began discussions of his Impeachment. After a special session of Congress, the Articles of Impeachment were approved by the House and then the Senate. Making Andrew Johnson the first President to be Impeached.

    Name Meaning

    English: habitational name from any of numerous places so named. Those in Cambridgeshire (formerly Huntingdonshire), Lincolnshire, Norfolk, Northamptonshire, and Nottinghamshire are named from Old English bucc ‘goat’ or the Old English byname Bucca with the same meaning (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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