Simon Elmer Boone

3 October 1871–13 January 1937 (Age 65)
Sprigg Township, Adams, Ohio, United States

The Life of Simon Elmer

When Simon Elmer Boone was born on 3 October 1871, in Sprigg Township, Adams, Ohio, United States, his father, Henry Harrison Boone, was 31 and his mother, Nancy Jane Tucker, was 23. He married Maude Cartmell Martin on 14 January 1893, in Brown, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in Bradysville, Adams, Ohio, United States in 1880 and Bradysville, Sprigg Township, Adams, Ohio, United States in 1900. He died on 13 January 1937, in Sprigg Township, Adams, Ohio, United States, at the age of 65.

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Simon Elmer Boone
Maude Cartmell Martin
Marriage: 14 January 1893
Milburn Francis Boone
Nellie M Boone
James Raymond Boone
Eva Virginia Boone
Alice Boone
Leroy D. Boone
Herald Boone

Spouse and Children

14 January 1893
Brown, Ohio, United States


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World Events (8)

1872 · The First National Park

Age 1

Yellowstone National Park was given the title of the first national park by the U.S. Congress and signed into law by President Ulysses S. Grant. It is also believed to be the first national park in the world.
1872 · The Amnesty Act

Age 1

A federal law which reversed most of the penalties on former Confederate soldiers by the Fourteenth Amendment. The Act affected over 150,000 troops that were a part of the Civil War.
1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 19

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

1 English (of Norman origin): from a nickname meaning ‘good’, from Old French bon ‘good’. Compare Bone 1.2 English (of Norman origin): habitational name from Bohon in La Manche, France, of obscure etymology.3 Dutch: from Middle Dutch bone, boene ‘bean’, hence a metonymic occupational name for a bean grower or a nickname for a man of little importance (broad beans having been an extremely common crop in the medieval period), or possibly for a tall thin man (with reference to the runner bean).

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

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Sources (3)

  • S Elmer Boone, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Elmer S Boone, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Simon E Boone, "United States Census, 1920"

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