Charles Elwood Boughton

1899–1974 (Age 75)
Neosho Falls, Woodson, Kansas, United States

The Life of Charles Elwood

When Charles Elwood Boughton was born on 8 April 1899, in Neosho Falls, Woodson, Kansas, United States, his father, Charles Boughton, was 49 and his mother, Mary Ella McCullough, was 34. He married Betty A in 1932. He lived in Polk, Missouri, United States in 1935 and Polk, Polk, Missouri, United States in 1940. He died on 9 December 1974, in Vernon, Missouri, United States, at the age of 75, and was buried in Nevada, Vernon, Missouri, United States.

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Charles Elwood Boughton
1899–1974
Betty A
1900–1976
Marriage: 1932

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1932

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World Events (8)

1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 1

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.
1904 · The World's Fair of 1904

Age 5

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.
1919 · The Eighteenth Amendment

Age 20

The Eighteenth Amendment established a prohibition on all intoxicating liquors in the United States. As a result of the Amendment, the Prohibition made way for bootlegging and speakeasies becoming popular in many areas. The Eighteenth Amendment was then repealed by the Twenty-first Amendment. Making it the first and only amendment that has been repealed.

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)

  • Charles E Boughton, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Charley Boughton in household of Chas Boughton, "Kansas State Census, 1915"
  • Charles E Boughton in household of Mary E Boughton, "United States Census, 1930"

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