George L Boomershine

7 September 1905–3 July 1963 (Age 57)
Millersburg, Clinton Township, Elkhart, Indiana, United States

The Life of George L

When George L Boomershine was born on 7 September 1905, in Millersburg, Clinton Township, Elkhart, Indiana, United States, his father, Daniel A Boomershine, was 28 and his mother, Madge H Lutes, was 23. He married Grace H Otto on 20 August 1923, in Berrien, Michigan, United States. He lived in Clinton Township, Elkhart, Indiana, United States for about 10 years and Penn Township, St. Joseph, Indiana, United States in 1930. He died on 3 July 1963, in South Bend, Portage Township, St. Joseph, Indiana, United States, at the age of 57, and was buried in Granger, St. Joseph, Indiana, United States.

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Family Time Line

George L Boomershine
1905–1963
Edith Johnson
Marriage: 20 September 1961

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
20 September 1961
South Bend, Portage Township, St. Joseph, Indiana, United States

Parents and Siblings

    Daniel A Boomershine

    Male1877–1931Male

    Madge H Lutes

    Female1882–1915Female

siblings

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World Events (8)

1906 · Saving Food Labels

Age 1

The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.
1906 · Gary, Indiana, Is Founded

Age 1

The town of Gary, Indiana, was founded by the United States Steel Corporation in 1906. The Gary Works steel mill was the largest integrated mill in North America. The city of Gary was named after Elbert Henry Gary who was the founding chairman of the United States Steel Corporation and American lawyer and county judge. Gary partnered with J.P. Morgan, Andrew Carnegie, and Charles M. Schwab to found the United States Steel Corporation.
1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 18

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.

Name Meaning

Americanized form of the German habitational name Bommersheim, from a place so named in Hesse.

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

Sources (3)

  • George Boomershine, "United States Census, 1930"
  • George L Boomershine in household of Joshua Boomershine, "United States Census, 1920"
  • George L Boomershine in household of Dan A Boomershine, "United States Census, 1910"

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