Margaret Ellen Boles

19 December 1852–13 March 1858 (Age 5)
Lexington, Scott, Indiana, United States

The Life of Margaret Ellen

When Margaret Ellen Boles was born on 19 December 1852, in Lexington, Scott, Indiana, United States, her father, Samuel Patterson Boles, was 35 and her mother, Elizabeth Hamacher, was 30. She died on 13 March 1858, in Scott, Indiana, United States, at the age of 5.

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Family Time Line

Samuel Patterson Boles
1817–1895
Elizabeth Hamacher
1822–1895
James R. Boles
1839–
Harriet Elizabeth Boles
1841–1842
Allen Perry Boles
1842–
William Henry Boles
1846–1882
Samuel Limon Boles
1848–1856
Mary Jane Boles
1850–1922
Margaret Ellen Boles
1852–1858
Joseph Boles
1853–
Minerva Caroline Boles
1855–1858
Edward N. Boles
1857–1879
John Cortland Boles
1860–1939
Charles D. Boles
1860–
Oliver Perry Morton Boles
1864–1961
Anna Celestine Boles
1868–1869
Charles F. Boles
1871–1885

Parents and Siblings

    Samuel Patterson Boles

    Male1817–1895Male

    Elizabeth Hamacher

    Female1822–1895Female

siblings

(15)

    James R. Boles

    Male1839–Male

    Harriet Elizabeth Boles

    Female1841–1842Female

    Allen Perry Boles

    Male1842–Male

    William Henry Boles

    Male1846–1882Male

    Samuel Limon Boles

    Male1848–1856Male

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World Events (1)

1856 · The Town of Santa Claus

Age 4

The town of Santa Fe was denied their application for a United States Postal Service as a town of Santa Fe, Indiana, was already established. Several meetings were held and the name was changed to Santa Claus, Indiana. The United States Postal Service granted their application. Due to the name, the post office in Santa Claus continues to receive thousands of letters to Santa Claus from children around the world each December.

Name Meaning

Origin uncertain; possibly an altered spelling of English Bowles , a variant of Bowell or Bowler , or of German Bolz or Bohls .

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

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