Ohla May Boggess

27 April 1885–23 April 1952 (Age 66)
Eagle Magisterial District, Harrison, West Virginia, United States

The Life of Ohla May

When Ohla May Boggess was born on 27 April 1885, in Eagle Magisterial District, Harrison, West Virginia, United States, her father, James Delaney Boggess, was 26 and her mother, Caroline Amanda Heldreth, was 25. She married Albert Curtis Ashcraft on 25 July 1906, in Harrison, West Virginia, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. She lived in Simpson Magisterial District, Harrison, West Virginia, United States in 1940. She died on 23 April 1952, in Bridgeport, Harrison, West Virginia, United States, at the age of 66, and was buried in Bridgeport Cemetery, Bridgeport, Harrison, West Virginia, United States.

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Family Time Line

Albert Curtis Ashcraft
1881–1973
Ohla May Boggess
1885–1952
Marriage: 25 July 1906
Glenn D Ashcraft
1910–1976

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
25 July 1906
Harrison, West Virginia, United States
children

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Parents and Siblings

siblings

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World Events (8)

1886

Age 1

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
1886 · Giving Working Men a Union

Age 1

The largest union group in the United States during the first half of the 20th century. It still exists today but merged with The Congress of Industrial Organization.
1903 · Department of Commerce and Labor

Age 18

A short-lived Cabinet department which was concerned with controlling the excesses of big business. Later being split and the Secretary of Commerce and Labor splitting into two separate positions.

Name Meaning

English: nickname from Middle English boggish ‘boastful’ or ‘haughty’ ( see Boggs ).

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Olie M Ashcraft in household of Albert C Ashcraft, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Ola M Ashcraft in household of Albert C Ashcraft, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Ola Boggess in household of J D Boggess, "United States Census, 1900"

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