Abraham Boring

1776–6 July 1851 (Age 75)
Baltimore, Baltimore, Maryland, United States

The Life Summary of Abraham

Abraham Boring was born in 1776, in Baltimore, Baltimore, Maryland, United States as the son of James Boring and Elizabeth Day. He married Elizabeth Tracy on 1 August 1798, in Baltimore, Maryland, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in Prairie Township, Henry, Indiana, United States in 1850. He died on 6 July 1851, in Henry, Indiana, United States, at the age of 75.

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Abraham Boring
Elizabeth Tracy
Marriage: 1 August 1798
Henrietta Boring
Caleb Boring
Lewis Boring
George Boring
Mary Boring
Sara Boring
Abraham Boring
Patterson Boring
Eli Boring

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    1 August 1798Baltimore, Maryland, United States
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    World Events (8)

    Age 0
    Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
    1782 · Lexington Market Opens
    Age 6
    The Legendary Lexington Market Opened in 1782. The market is as old as the America itself.
    1800 · Movement to Washington D.C.
    Age 24
    While the growth of the new nation was exponential, the United States didn’t have permanent location to house the Government. The First capital was temporary in New York City but by the second term of George Washington the Capital moved to Philadelphia for the following 10 years. Ultimately during the Presidency of John Adams, the Capital found a permanent home in the District of Columbia.

    Name Meaning

    German: very rare variant, or an Americanized form, of Bohring or Böhring, patronymics from a short form of an Old Slavic personal name composed with the element bor ‘to fight’ (see Bora 1), or topographic names from Slavic bor ‘pine tree’.Possibly an altered form of Irish Boran .

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

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    Sources (5)

    • Abram Boring, "United States Census, 1850"
    • Abraham Baring, "Indiana Marriages, 1780-1992"

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