Herman Boser

18 March 1892–6 December 1960 (Age 68)
Buh Township, Morrison, Minnesota, United States

The Life of Herman

When Herman Boser was born on 18 March 1892, in Buh Township, Morrison, Minnesota, United States, his father, George Boser, was 53 and his mother, Katharina "Kate" (Catherine) Held, was 44. He married Adelaide Virnig on 22 September 1914, in Pierz, Morrison, Minnesota, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in Pierz Township, Morrison, Minnesota, United States in 1895. He died on 6 December 1960, in Little Falls, Morrison, Minnesota, United States, at the age of 68, and was buried in Saint Josephs Catholic Cemetery, Pierz, Morrison, Minnesota, United States.

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Family Time Line

Herman Boser
Adelaide Virnig
Marriage: 22 September 1914
Ruby Clara Boser
Lloyd William Boser
Lavina Clara Boser
Harvey John Boser
Doris Marie Boser

Spouse and Children

22 September 1914
Pierz, Morrison, Minnesota, United States


Parents and Siblings

    George Boser


    Katharina "Kate" (Catherine) Held




+6 More Children

World Events (8)

1893 · The Minnesota State Flag

Age 1

The Flag of Minnesota was adopted on August 2 and consists of scenes from the seal of Minnesota. The flag has been modified over the years to be easier to manufacture.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 4

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.
1910 · The BSA is Made

Age 18

Being modeled after the Boy Scout Association in England, The Boy Scouts of America is a program for young teens to learn traits, life and social skills, and many other things to remind the public about the general act of service and kindness to others.

Name Meaning

German (also Böser): nickname for a malicious man, from an agent derivative of Middle High German bōsen ‘to do evil’.

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

Sources (3)

  • Hermann Poser, "Minnesota State Census, 1905"
  • Herman Boser, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Herman Boser, "United States Census, 1930"

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