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.
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.