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James Boone
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Birth: Mar. 5, 1757
Yadkin County
North Carolina, USA
Death: Oct. 10, 1773
Lee County
Virginia, USA

Born at "Bear's Creek" {LDS records}
Killed and tortured by an Indian War Party at "Wallen's Ridge" {Wallen's Creek in the Powell Valley} Also killed were 5 others {2 killed instantly; 1 tortured and killed with James; 2 others were missing-one found miles away killed by Indian war party and 1 remains found about 20 years later}
Indian massacre

Also buried in same grave as James Boone was
Henry Russell son of General William Russell and Tabitha Adams


 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Daniel Boone (1734 - 1820)
  Rebecca Bryan Boone (1739 - 1813)
 
 Siblings:
  James Boone (1757 - 1773)
  Israel Boone (1759 - 1782)*
  Susannah Boone Hays (1760 - 1800)*
  Jemima Boone Callaway (1762 - 1834)*
  Levina Boone Scholl (1766 - 1802)*
  Rebecca Boone Goe (1768 - 1805)*
  Daniel Morgan Boone (1769 - 1839)*
  Jessie Bryan Boone (1773 - 1820)*
  William Bryan Boone (1775 - 1775)*
  Nathan Boone (1781 - 1856)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Body lost or destroyed
Specifically: Reportably buried near where he was killed with 3 of the other 5 killed
 
Created by: P Fazzini
Record added: Feb 27, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 48869746
James Boone
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