Earnest Booher

MaleOctober 1890–14 November 1954

Brief Life History of Earnest

When Earnest Booher was born in October 1890, in Mercer, Missouri, United States, his father, Adam Tennessee Booher, was 28 and his mother, Laura Jane Nigh, was 27. He lived in Washington Township, Mercer, Missouri, United States in 1910. He died on 14 November 1954, at the age of 64.

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Family Time Line

Adam Tennessee Booher
Laura Jane Nigh
Stella Maud Booher
Glenn Booher
Barbara Evelyn Booher
Bertha Gertrude Booher
Earnest Booher
Martha Frances Booher
Henry Ernest Booher
James Edward Booher
Freda Elmira Booher
Eldon Cole Booher
Winifred Ewing Booher
Margaret Booher
Kathleen Ardenia Booher

Sources (3)

  • Earnest Booher in household of Adam Booher, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Legacy NFS Source: Earnest Booher - birth-name: Earnest Booker
  • Earnest Booker in household of Adam Booker, "United States Census, 1910"

Parents and Siblings

Siblings (13)

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World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 6

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.

1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 8

After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.

1907 · Not for profit elections

Age 17

The first act prohibiting monetary contributions to political campaigns by major corporations.

Name Meaning

Probably an Americanized form of German Bucher .

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

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