Robenah B Boyington

Female2 November 1862–25 May 1960

Brief Life History of Robenah B

When Robenah B Boyington was born on 2 November 1862, in Prentiss Plantation, Penobscot, Maine, United States, her father, Elias William Boyington Sr, was 42 and her mother, Mary Jane Thombs, was 38. She married Forrest Edwin Osgood on 8 August 1886, in Prentiss Plantation, Penobscot, Maine, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 4 daughters. She lived in Drew Plantation, Penobscot, Maine, United States in 1900 and Carroll, Carroll Plantation, Penobscot, Maine, United States in 1940. She died on 25 May 1960, in Carroll Plantation, Penobscot, Maine, United States, at the age of 97, and was buried in Prentiss Plantation, Penobscot, Maine, United States.

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Family Time Line

Forrest Edwin Osgood
Robenah B Boyington
Marriage: 8 August 1886
Linwood Forest Osgood
William Edward Osgood
Mary Merle Osgood
Luda Ella Osgood
Belle Evelyn Osgood
Dwight Moody Osgood
Charles Sterling Osgood
Dorothy Dix Osgood
Russell Lowell Osgood
Clifford Arnold Osgood

Sources (34)

  • Robena Asgood in household of Forest E Asgood, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Robenah Boyington, "Maine Births and Christenings, 1739-1900"
  • Robena Boyington, "Maine, Marriages, 1771-1907"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    8 August 1886Prentiss Plantation, Penobscot, Maine, United States
  • Children (10)

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    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (18)

    +13 More Children

    World Events (8)


    Age 1

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

    1863 · The Battle at Gettysburg

    Age 1

    The Battle of Gettysburg involved the largest number of casualties of the entire Civil war and is often described as the war's turning point. Between 46,000 and 51,000 soldiers lost their lives during the three-day Battle. To honor the fallen soldiers, President Abraham Lincoln read his historic Gettysburg Address and helped those listening by redefining the purpose of the war.

    1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

    Age 28

    This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.

    Name Meaning

    English (Nottinghamshire): variant of Boynton .

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

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