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Mary Wilhemina "Willie" Watson Boone
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Birth: May 21, 1872
New Haven
Nelson County
Kentucky, USA
Death: Feb. 2, 1952
New Haven
Nelson County
Kentucky, USA

Parents: Richard H. Watson and Anna Marie "Annie" Johnson.

Baptized Mary Wilhemina Watson, 6-29-1872, by Rev. John A. Creary at St. Catherine Catholic Church. Birth date, 5-21-1872. Sponsor, Rebecca Keep. Parents: Richard Watson and Anna Mary Johnson.

Wife of Victor Ivo Boone, Sr.
Married, Oct 28, 1895, by Rev. George A. Weiss at St. Catherine Catholic Church. Their witnesses were Moses Hagan and Mary Joseph McKune.

The Kentucky Standard, Thursday, 2/07/1952.
RITES HELD FOR MRS. V. I. BOONE AT NEW HAVEN - MRS. MARY WILLIE BOONE, 79, wife of V. I. Boone, died at her home near New Haven, Saturday, February 2. Mrs. Boone was the mother of 15 children, 4 deceased. Her husband and the following children survive: Mrs. Frances E. Hall, Buechel, Ky.; Mrs. Joe Cecil, Louisville; Mrs. T. J. Sweat, Mrs. W. O. Sweat, J. M. and J. C. Boone, Lebanon Junction, Ky.; Mrs. Delime Boone, Howardstown; Mrs. Paul Hogan, New Haven; David, Felix and Elizabeth Boone, New Hope; also 59 grandchildren, 13 great-grandchildren; one brother, Richard Watson, Louisville; six sisters, Mrs. Margaret Figg, Louisville; Mrs. Russell Greenwell, Mrs. George O'Bryan, Mrs. Anne Elmore, Bardstown; Mrs. Edna Hicks, New Haven, and Mrs. Lottie Willett, Trappist. Funeral services were held Tuesday at 9 a.m. at St. Catherine's Church. Rev. Fred J. Gettelfinger, pastor, was celebrant; Rev. Lawrence Hardesty, New Haven, deacon; Rev. Bernard Hartledge, New Hope, sub-deacon. Father Lawrence Boone and Father Hubert Hagan, both of Louisville, were present in the sanctuary. Interment was in Trappist Cemetery. Pallbearers were: Thomas, Robert, James U., and T. J. Sweat, Harry Hicks, Samuel Willett.

The Kentucky Standard, Thursday, 2/07/1952.
CARD OF THANKS - We, the family of Mrs. V. I. Boone of New Haven, Ky., wish to express our deep appreciation of the kind expressions of sympathy extended to us in the death of our wife and mother who departed this life on February 2, 1952; especially do we wish to thank Father Gettelfinger, Father Lawrence Hardesty and Father Hartlage for their services; also Dr. Greenwell and son, Nich Greenwell. To our many friends who donated flowers we also owe a debt of gratitude. Our sincere thanks to these and any who participated in extending a helping hand. Mr. V. I. Boone and family.
(abstracted by Dolores Bohn) 
Family links: 
  Richard H. Watson (1850 - 1931)
  Anna Marie Johnson Watson (1850 - 1936)
  Victor Ivo Boone (1873 - 1954)*
  Rose Louise Boone Sweat (1896 - 1984)*
  Mary Bernadette Boone (1897 - 1899)*
  Mary Willie Boone Sweat (1898 - 1981)*
  Estella Marie Boone Hall (1899 - 1983)*
  Joseph Miles Boone (1901 - 1967)*
  Victor Ivo Boone (1903 - 1934)*
  John Cripps Boone (1904 - 1964)*
  Mary Bernadette Boone (1906 - 1907)*
  David Cyprian Boone (1908 - 1982)*
  Mary Elizabeth Boone (1910 - 1991)*
  Felix Bernard Boone (1912 - 1994)*
  Mary Jessie Boone Cecil (1913 - 1997)*
  Mary Alberta Boone Boone (1915 - 1998)*
  Mary Kathleen Boone Hagan (1917 - 2006)*
  Margaret Ellen Boone (1919 - 1919)*
  Mary Wilhemina Watson Boone (1872 - 1952)
  Johnson Watson (1895 - 1915)*
*Calculated relationship
Abbey of Gethsemani Trappist Cemetery
Nelson County
Kentucky, USA
Maintained by: Dolores & Danny Bohn
Originally Created by: Francie Ede
Record added: Dec 23, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 45748558
Mary Wilhemina Willie <i>Watson</i> Boone
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Mary Wilhemina Willie <i>Watson</i> Boone
Added by: Scott Mitchell
Mary Wilhemina Willie <i>Watson</i> Boone
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