Peter Adrian Boone

16 April 1894–20 May 1985 (Age 91)
Holland, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States

The Life of Peter Adrian

Peter Adrian Boone was born on 16 April 1894, in Holland, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. He married Maria van Zweden on 15 February 1923, in Gelderland, Netherlands. He died on 20 May 1985, in Amsterdam, North Holland, Netherlands, at the age of 91.

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Peter Adrian Boone
1894–1985
Maria van Zweden
1890–
Marriage: 15 February 1923

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
15 February 1923
Gelderland, Netherlands

World Events (3)

1895 · Museum Willet-Holthuysen

Age 1

Louisa Holthuysen, owner of a prestigious house she had inherited from past generations, bequeathed the property to the city of Amsterdam at the time of her passing. Her only request was that the building, and its contents, become a museum known by the name of Willet-Holthuysen. The building remains open to the public, and contains many decorative paintings (including some of unknown origin).
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 2

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 4

After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.

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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