Leander E. Boatright

13 November 1853–12 June 1878 (Age 24)
Lavaca, Texas, United States

The Life of Leander E.

When Leander E. Boatright was born on 13 November 1853, in Lavaca, Texas, United States, his father, Martin Boatright, was 27 and his mother, Nancy Ann Simpson, was 21. He died on 12 June 1878, in Llano, Llano, Texas, United States, at the age of 24, and was buried in Llano City Cemetery, Llano, Llano, Texas, United States.

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Family Time Line

Martin Boatright
Nancy Ann Simpson
John S Boatright
Leander E. Boatright
Milam L. Boatright

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World Events (6)

1861 · Texas Secedes from the United States

Age 8

On February 1, 1861, Texas seceded from the United States. On March 2, 1861, they had joined with the Confederate States of America.

Age 10

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1868 · Impeach the President!

Age 15

Caused by many crimes and breaking the Tenure of Office Act, Many Senators and House Representatives became angry with President Johnson and began discussions of his Impeachment. After a special session of Congress, the Articles of Impeachment were approved by the House and then the Senate. Making Andrew Johnson the first President to be Impeached.

Name Meaning

English: variant of Boatwright .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (2)

  • Leander Boatright in household of Martin Boatright, "United States Census, 1870"
  • L. E. Boatright, "Find A Grave Index"

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