Charley B. Boggs


Brief Life History of Charley B.

When Charley B. Boggs was born in 1879, in Letcher, Kentucky, United States, his father, Aaron Collins Boggs, was 25 and his mother, Sylvania Surilda Blair, was 23. He lived in Millstone, Letcher, Kentucky, United States in 1880.

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Aaron Collins Boggs
Sylvania Surilda Blair
William Francis Boggs
Charley B. Boggs
Riley Fleetwood Boggs
Nervesta Alice Boggs
Mary Regina Boggs
Maldonia Boggs

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  • Charley B Boggs in household of Aaron C Boggs, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Legacy NFS Source: Charley B. Boggs -

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World Events (8)

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 2

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.

1892 · The Radio is invented

Age 13

Kentucky native Nathan Stubblefield invented the radio in 1892

1910 · The BSA is Made

Age 31

Being modeled after the Boy Scout Association in England, The Boy Scouts of America is a program for young teens to learn traits, life and social skills, and many other things to remind the public about the general act of service and kindness to others.

Name Meaning

English: nickname from Middle English bogeys ‘boastful or haughty’. The name (in the forms Boge(y)s, Boga(y)s) is found in the 12th century in Yorkshire and East Anglia, and also around Bordeaux, which had trading links with East Anglia.

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

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