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Dr Benjamin Robinson Boggess
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Birth: Apr. 20, 1820
Death: Jul. 30, 1877

h/o Matilida A Shinn.

Birth: 2nd of nine known children in Lumberport, Harrison county, Virginia now West Virginia. Both grandfathers veterans of the Revolutionary war.

Raised with cousins Caroline Litchfield & Samuel Boggess in household.

Review: "History of Medicine in Harrison Co.- Harrison Co. Physicians 1784-1977"

Census: 1850, age 30 in Distrct 23, Harrison county, Virginia now West Virginia with birth incorrectly in Maryland, with parents & six of eight siblings.

Census: 1860, age 40 in Harrison coynty, Virginia now West Virgiia with wife.

Census: 1870, age 50 in Eagle district, Harrison county, West Virginia with wife & 3 kids and brother, Mortimer C Boggess.

Death: at home in Lumberport, Harrison county, West Virginia

Father: Caleb Boggess b 23 FEB 1784 in Frederick county, Maryland
Mother Mary Elizabeth Robinson b 2 FEB 1791 in Harrison county, Virginia now West Virginia

Marriage: Matilda A Shinn b 19 DEC 1838 in Shinnston, Harrison county, Virginia now West Virginia.
Married: 15 May 1860 in La Harpe, Hancock county, Illinois.

Known Children

Caleb Rezin Boggess b 13 MAR 1861 in Lumberport, Virginia now West Virginia.

Seymore Edwin Boggess b 16 JAN 1863 in Lumberport, Harrison county, Virginia now West Virgina.

Ernest Benjamin Boggess b 6 JUN 1866 in Lumberport, Harrison county, West Virginia.

Florence Belle Boggess b 3 MAR 1874 in Lumberport, Harrison county, West Virginia.
 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Caleb Boggess (1784 - 1852)
  Mary Elizabeth Robinson Boggess (1791 - 1855)
 
 Spouse:
  Matilida A Shinn Boggess (1838 - 1915)*
 
 Children:
  Caleb Rezin Boggess (1861 - 1924)*
 
 Siblings:
  Benjamin Robinson Boggess (1820 - 1877)
  Caleb Harrison Boggess (1822 - 1889)*
  John Robert Boggess (1824 - 1896)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Masonic Cemetery
Clarksburg
Harrison County
West Virginia, USA
 
Maintained by: NJBrewer
Originally Created by: Bill
Record added: Oct 06, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 59677845
Dr Benjamin Robinson Boggess
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God rest your soul.
- DKWhitt
 Added: Feb. 10, 2013
~ ~ raised with my orphaned g,grandfather & his older sister ~ ~
- bill
 Added: Aug. 27, 2011
 
 
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