William G. Boughner

Male19 March 1882–9 February 1960

Brief Life History of William G.

When William G. Boughner was born on 19 March 1882, in Macomb, Michigan, United States, his father, Peter Boughner, was 28 and his mother, Lorinda Jane Moore, was 27. He married Esther E. May Leaman on 20 October 1899, in Wheeler, Wheeler Township, Gratiot, Michigan, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in Saginaw, Michigan, United States in 1922. He died on 9 February 1960, in Saginaw, Saginaw, Michigan, United States, at the age of 77, and was buried in Saginaw, Saginaw, Michigan, United States.

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William G. Boughner
Esther E. May Leaman
Marriage: 20 October 1899
Ursula H. Boughner
Ralph Boughner
Harry B. Boughner
Lenora M Boughner
Dorothy Loretta Boughner
Earl A Boughmer
Clifford Boughner

Sources (21)

  • Wm G Baughner, "United States 1950 Census"
  • Wm. G. Boughner, "Michigan Marriages, 1868-1925"
  • William Greenshields Boughner, "United States World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1942"

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  • Marriage
    20 October 1899Wheeler, Wheeler Township, Gratiot, Michigan, United States
  • Children (7)

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    Siblings (3)

    World Events (8)


    Age 4

    Statue of Liberty is dedicated.

    1887 · The Bagley Memorial Fountain

    Age 5

    "The Bagley Memorial Fountain was erected in 1887 with funds from the estate of John Judson Bagley. Bagley's will ordered the construction of the drinking fountain which would provide the people of Detroit ""water cold and pure as the coldest mountain stream."" H.H. Richards was the architect for the Romanesque-style, pink granite, lionhead fountain. It is engraved with the words, ""TESTAMENTARY GIFT FOR THE PEOPLE FROM JOHN JUDSON BAGLEY A.D. MDCCCLXXXVII""."

    1903 · Department of Commerce and Labor

    Age 21

    A short-lived Cabinet department which was concerned with controlling the excesses of big business. Later being split and the Secretary of Commerce and Labor splitting into two separate positions.

    Name Meaning

    Americanized form of German Buchner .

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

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