Richard Boardman

7 February 1908–18 September 1985 (Age 77)
Massachusetts, United States

The Life of Richard

When Richard Boardman was born on 7 February 1908, in Massachusetts, United States, his father, Joseph Henry Boardman, was 25 and his mother, Susan Bailey Aarons, was 24. He lived in Somerville, Middlesex, Massachusetts, United States in 1920 and Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, United States in 1930. He died on 18 September 1985, in Massachusetts, United States, at the age of 77.

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Joseph Henry Boardman
Susan Bailey Aarons
Emma Malverne Boardman
Richard Boardman
Richard Boardman
Edward Joseph W Boardman

Parents and Siblings

    Joseph Henry Boardman





World Events (8)

1909 · The NAACP is formed

Age 1

Organized as a civil rights organization, The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People is a bi-racial endeavor to advance justice for African Americans. It is one of the oldest civil rights organizations in the nation.
1910 · The BSA is Made

Age 2

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.

Age 21

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

English (chiefly Lancashire): occupational name for a carpenter or a topographic name for someone who lived in a plank-built cottage ( see Board ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Richard Boardman in household of Joseph Boardman, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Ritchard Boardman in household of Joseph Boardman, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Richard E Boardman in household of Joseph H Boardman, "United States Census, 1910"

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