Warham Boardman Noble

20 August 1828–24 October 1873 (Age 45)
Westfield, Hampshire, Massachusetts, United States

The Life of Warham Boardman

When Warham Boardman Noble was born on 20 August 1828, in Westfield, Hampshire, Massachusetts, United States, his father, Boardman Noble #2, was 23 and his mother, Elizabeth "Betsey" Colton, was 21. He married Theresa Amelia Turner in 1848, in Grand Rapids, Kent, Michigan, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 4 daughters. He died on 24 October 1873, in Grand Rapids, Kent, Michigan, United States, at the age of 45, and was buried in Greenwood Cemetery, Grand Rapids, Kent, Michigan, United States.

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Family Time Line

Warham Boardman Noble
1828–1873
Theresa Amelia Turner
1832–1882
Marriage: 1848
Frank Lafayette Noble
1849–1895
Julia Alice Noble
1852–1931
Lucy Ellen Noble
1855–1915
Boardman Warham Noble
1857–1861
Jay Dewitt Noble
1859–1925
Adelia Addie Noble
1861–
Elizabeth 'Lizzie' Elvira Noble
1863–1942

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1848
Grand Rapids, Kent, Michigan, United States
children

(7)

    Frank Lafayette Noble

    Male1849–1895Male

    Julia Alice Noble

    Female1852–1931Female

    Lucy Ellen Noble

    Female1855–1915Female

    Boardman Warham Noble

    Male1857–1861Male

    Jay Dewitt Noble

    Male1859–1925Male

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Parents and Siblings

siblings

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World Events (8)

1830 · The Second Great Awakening

Age 2

Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.
1837

Age 9

Michigan is the 26th state.
1846

Age 18

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

Name Meaning

1 English, Scottish, and Irish (of Norman origin); also French: nickname from Middle English, Old French noble ‘high-born’, ‘distinguished’, ‘illustrious’ (Latin nobilis), denoting someone of lofty birth or character, or perhaps also ironically someone of low station. The surname has been established in Ireland since the 13th century, but was re-introduced in the 17th century and is now found mainly in Ulster.2 Jewish (Ashkenazic): Americanized form of Knöbel, a surname derived from an archaic German word for a servant. This was the name of a famous rabbinical family which moved from Wiener Neustadt to Sanok in Galicia in the 17th century; several members subsequently emigrated to the U.S.3 Jewish: Americanized form of Nobel .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Warrumt Noble, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Boardman Noble in household of Boardman Noble, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Boardman Noble, "United States Census, 1860"

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