Seabrun Ambrus Boone

2 September 1906–26 October 1955 (Age 49)
Giles Town, Shelby, Tennessee, United States

The Life of Seabrun Ambrus

When Seabrun Ambrus Boone was born on 2 September 1906, in Giles Town, Shelby, Tennessee, United States, his father, Julius Reed Boone, was 21 and his mother, Ethel Myrtle Harwell, was 18. He married Maude Katherine McWaters on 28 September 1928, in Pottawatomie, Oklahoma, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons. He died on 26 October 1955, in Modesto, Stanislaus, California, United States, at the age of 49, and was buried in Newman, Stanislaus, California, United States.

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Seabrun Ambrus Boone
Maude Katherine McWaters
Marriage: 28 September 1928
Drannon Evert Boone Sr
Aubrey Dale Boone

Spouse and Children

28 September 1928
Pottawatomie, Oklahoma, United States


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World Events (8)

1907 · Not for profit elections

Age 1

The first act prohibiting monetary contributions to political campaigns by major corporations.
1910 · Angel Island Serves Immigrants

Age 4

Angel Island served as a western entry point for hundreds of thousands of U.S. immigrants, mainly from China, from 1910 to 1940.

Age 14

The Prohibition Era. Sale and manufacture of alcoholic liquors outlawed. A mushrooming of illegal drinking joints, home-produced alcohol and gangsterism.

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)

  • Cebourne Boone in household of Reid Boone, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Sebern A Boone in household of Julur R Boone, "United States Census, 1910"
  • S A Boone, "United States Census, 1930"

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