William James Bone

26 March 1860–31 January 1901 (Age 40)
Williamsburg, Brooklyn, Kings, New York, United States

The Life Summary of William James

When William James Bone was born on 26 March 1860, in Williamsburg, Brooklyn, Kings, New York, United States, his father, William Henry Bone, was 31 and his mother, Ellen C Carter, was 24. He married Alveretta Frances Carlos on 18 January 1886, in Kaysville, Davis, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in Brooklyn, Kings, New York, United States in 1860 and Layton, Davis, Utah, United States in 1900. He died on 31 January 1901, in Kaysville, Davis, Utah, United States, at the age of 40, and was buried in Kaysville City Cemetery, Kaysville, Davis, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

William James Bone
Alveretta Frances Carlos
Marriage: 18 January 1886
William Henry Bone
Harriet Mable Bone
Lawrence Bone
Laura Bone
Llouelline Bone
Llewellyen Bone
James Lloyd Bone

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    18 January 1886Kaysville, Davis, Utah, United States
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    World Events (8)

    1861 · The 14th Brooklyn is Known as The Red Legged Devils
    Age 1
    The 14th Regiment New York State Militia, or 14th Brooklyn, was constituted on May 13, 1847. The 14th Brooklyn received the nickname “The Red Legged Devils” due to their vibrant red trousers. At the time, most Union regiments wore blue. The volunteer militia, led by Colonel Alfred M. Wood, consisted primarily of abolitionists from Brooklyn. They served between the years of 1861 through 1864 and were known for their grit and determination and never stood down from a fight.
    Age 3
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    1872 · The First National Park
    Age 12
    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

    English (of Norman origin): nickname meaning ‘good’, from Middle English bon(e), boun, Old French bon ‘good’.English: possibly a nickname from Middle English bone ‘bone, leg’ (Old English bān; compare Bain 3), used of someone with a bad leg or long legs.English: variant of Boone 1.

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

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    Sources (42)

    • William Bone in entry for Unknown, "Utah, County Birth and Death Records,1892-1951"
    • Wm J Bone in household of Wm Bone, "United States Census, 1860"
    • William J Bone in entry for Lloyd Bone and Bertha Barnes, "Utah, Weber County Marriages, 1887-1939"

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