|Death: ||Mar. 13, 1932|
THE HENRY BULLETIN, Martinsville, Va., Martinsville, Va., Tue., March 15, 1932, p. 3, col. 4:
News Of Bassett.
Mrs. John Young of Bassett, died suddenly at her home here early Sunday morning. Although she had been in delicate health for some time, her death was quite unexpected and came as a great shock to her family and friends.
Mrs. Young was a daughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. Sam Peter Boaz, and a native of Henry County, having spent the greater portion of her life in the Mayo neighborhood.
She was a most estimable Christian lady, a loyal friend and a devoted wife and mother.
Besides her husband, she leaves to mourn her loss five children, all of Bassett, a sister, Mrs. Tom Taylor of Mayo and three brothers, (?). L. Boaz and Fletcher Boaz of Martinsville, and one in Georgia.
Funeral services were held on Monday afternoon at Mayo Missionary Baptist Church, of which she was a member. Interment was in the family plot in the church cemetery.
The marriage record of her parents is listed in Jimmie Martin Steele: PATRICK COUNTY VIRGINIA MARRIAGES, 1854 - 1874, p.6:
24 Dec. 1868: Saml. P. Boaz, Age 21 yrs., 1 month, 9 days, Born/Raised Henry Co., Son of S. M. & S. E. Boaz, married Catharine P. Young, Single, Age 14, Born Lunenburg Co., Resides Patrick Co., Dau. of A. J. & M. P. Young.
The marriages of two of her brothers are listed in Henry Co. Reg. of Marriages No. 2, 1893 - 1913:
Page 46, line 181:
27 Dec. 1901: Fletcher Boaz, Single, 22, Born/Resides Henry Co., Farmer, Son of S. P. & Kate Boaz, married Emma Roberson, Single, 19, Born/Resides Henry Co., Dau. of R. F. & R. Roberson.
Page 83, line 90:
14 Nov. 1909: Peter L. Boaz, Single, 21, Born/Resides Henry Co., Farming, Son of S. P. & C. Boaz, married Minnie Roberson, Single, 21, Born/Resides Henry Co., Dau. of R. F. & R. Roberson.
Ref:Paul Martin: AN ALPHABETICAL INDEX TO..FOLLOW THE PERIWINKLE, p. 6, Mayo Baptist Church:
Samuel P. Boaz, 1/13/1848 - 1/2/1929
Katherine P. Boaz, Wife of S. P. Boaz, 12/5/1849 - 6/14/1925
C. F. Boaz, 10/10/1869 - 10/29/1892
C. F. Boaz, 10/14/1888 - 11/23/1924
Fletcher Boaz, 9/30/1878 - 4/19/1960
Frank Boaz, Son of J. R. & Poca Boaz
J. A. Boaz, 4/29/1873 - 7/28/1904
J. B. Boaz, 3/8/1871 - 6/9/1931
Suttenfield Boaz, Son of S. P. & C. P. Boaz.
source: Bruce Locke
Samuel Peter Boaz (1848 - 1929)
Katherine P. Young Boaz (1849 - 1925)
John Aaron Young (1878 - 1934)
Schley Roosevelt Young (1914 - ____)*
Daisy Dell Boaz Young (____ - 1932)
James Robert Boaz (1871 - 1931)*
Note: Her Tombstone may say MRS. JOHN A. YOUNG... ?
Mayo Baptist Church Cemetery
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Record added: Nov 26, 2010
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