John Henry Boshard

19 April 1853–30 September 1923 (Age 70)
Wildberg, Zürich, Switzerland

The Life Summary of John Henry

When John Henry Boshard was born on 19 April 1853, in Wildberg, Zürich, Switzerland, his father, Johannes Caspar Bosshard, was 35 and his mother, Elisabeth Trachsler, was 33. He married Sarah Meredith Boyden on 27 January 1886, in Logan, Cache, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 7 daughters. He lived in Ward 5 Provo, Provo, Utah, Utah, United States in 1910. He died on 30 September 1923, in Provo, Utah, Utah, United States, at the age of 70, and was buried in Provo City Cemetery, Provo, Utah, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

John Henry Boshard
1853–1923
Sarah Meredith Boyden
1870–1953
Marriage: 27 January 1886
Clarence Henry Boshard
1886–1968
James Rudolph Boshard
1888–1920
Mary Marie Elizabeth Boshard
1891–1984
Pauline Boshard
1892–1897
Casper Le Roy Boshard
1896–1985
Arnold V Boshard
1898–1982
Viola Meridith Boshard
1900–1990
Genevieve Boshard
1903–1988
Lenore Bushard
1903–
Hayden Boyden Boshard
1905–1992
Erma Elaine Boshard
1907–2006
Paul Lowell Boshard
1910–1972
Edna Boshard
1912–2004

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    27 January 1886Logan, Cache, Utah, United States
  • Children

    (13)

    +8 More Children

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (11)

    +6 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1861 · Denver Becomes a City
    Age 8
    In 1861, Denver City was incorporated into the territory as an official city.
    1863
    Age 10
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    1872 · The First National Park
    Age 19
    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.

    Name Meaning

    Some characteristic forenames: German Fritz, Gerda, Heinz, Kurt, Otto.Swiss German: variant of Bosshart .

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

    Possible Related Names

    Bosshart

    Sources (38)

    • J H Boshard in entry for Boshard, "Utah, Birth Certificates, 1903-1914"
    • Harry Boshard, "United States Census, 1910"
    • Harry in entry for Edward Oscar Dowe and Edna Boshard, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1940"

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