Colie Ann Boone

5 February 1903–14 January 2003 (Age 99)
Monticello, Drew, Arkansas, United States

The Life of Colie Ann

When Colie Ann Boone was born on 5 February 1903, in Monticello, Drew, Arkansas, United States, her father, James Lee Boone, was 32 and her mother, Dora Virginia Creswell, was 27. She married Clarence Hooper Porter on 4 March 1923, in Drew, Arkansas, United States. She died on 14 January 2003, in Monticello, Drew, Arkansas, United States, at the age of 99, and was buried in Monticello, Drew, Arkansas, United States.

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Family Time Line

Clarence Hooper Porter
Colie Ann Boone
Marriage: 4 March 1923

Spouse and Children

4 March 1923
Drew, Arkansas, United States

Parents and Siblings


    Dora Virginia Creswell




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World Events (8)


Age 1

St. Louis, Missouri, United States hosts Summer Olympic Games.
1904 · William H. Fuller Grows 70 Acres of Rice

Age 1

Rice is one Arkansas leading crops, in 1904 William H. Fuller planted 70 acres of rice, this act is what started the making rice the leading crop in Arkansas.

Age 26

13 million people become unemployed after the Wall Street stock market crash of 1929 triggers what becomes known as the Great Depression. President Herbert Hoover rejects direct federal relief.

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)

  • Colie Boone in household of James Boone, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Coli Boone in entry for Clarence H Porter, "Louisiana, Orleans Parish Death Records and Certificates, 1835-1954"
  • Calie Boone, "Arkansas, County Marriages, 1837-1957"

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