Hobart Evans Boren

11 August 1903–12 August 1985 (Age 82)
Nebraska, United States

The Life of Hobart Evans

When Hobart Evans Boren was born on 11 August 1903, in Nebraska, United States, his father, John William Boren, was 35 and his mother, Lilly Ethel Evans, was 30. He married Jane Isabel Whitcomb on 3 March 1919, in Blaine, Oklahoma, United States. He lived in Hays Township, York, Nebraska, United States for about 10 years and Bladen, Webster, Nebraska, United States in 1930. He died on 12 August 1985, in Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States, at the age of 82, and was buried in North Hollywood, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States.

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Family Time Line

Hobart Evans Boren
Jane Isabel Whitcomb
Marriage: 3 March 1919

Spouse and Children


    Jane Isabel Whitcomb


3 March 1919
Blaine, Oklahoma, United States

Parents and Siblings

    John William Boren





    Alma I Boren


    Howard M. Boren


    Clifford Boren



    Helen M Boren


+2 More Children

World Events (8)


Age 1

St. Louis, Missouri, United States hosts Summer Olympic Games.
1906 · Great San Francisco Earthquake

Age 3

A 7.8 magnitude earthquake shook San Francisco for approximately 60 seconds on April 18, 1906. A 1906 report by US Army Relief Operations recorded the death toll for San Francisco and surrounding areas at 664. Later reports record the number at over 3,000 deaths. An estimated 225,000 people were left homeless from the widespread destructuction as 80% of the city was destroyed.

Age 24

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.

Name Meaning

1 Czech (Boreň): see Borak .2 Possibly also an altered spelling of German Born .3 Swedish: ornamental name composed of an unexplained first element + the common surname suffix -en, from Latin -enius ‘descendant of’.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Hobart E Bosen in household of John W Bosen, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Hobart Boren in household of John A Jacobs, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Hobart B Boren in household of John W Boren, "United States Census, 1920"

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