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Alphonso Boone
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Birth: Nov. 7, 1796
Mason County
Kentucky, USA
Death: Feb. 27, 1850
Oroville
Butte County
California, USA

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On February 21, 1822 Alphonso Daniel Boone married Nancy Linville Boone in Round Prairie, Callaway County, Missouri. He was the son of Jesse Bryan Boone and Chloe (Van Bibber) Boone, grandson of the famous explorer Daniel Boone.

The family can be found in Lewiston, Montgomery, Missouri for the 1830 Federal Census.

On April 1, 1831 Alphonso Boone of Montgomery, Missouri purchased 80 acres of land in what was Saint Louis County, Missouri (now Cole Co.), being "the west half of the northeast quarter of section seven, in township forty seven north of range six west in the district of lands subject to sale at St. Louis, Missouri".

Alphonso and Nancy were the parents of Chloe Donnelly (Mrs. George Law Curry), Jesse Van Bibber, Mary Elizabeth (Mrs. Thomas J Norris), George Luther, James C, an infant that didn't live, Harriet B (passed at 4 yrs.), Joshua Morris, Lucy Ann (Mrs. Thomas R Musick), and Alphonso Daniel, Jr.

The widowed Alphonso and his eight surviving children can be found in the 1840 Federal Census of Cole (formerly St. Louis) County, Missouri. In this one document, the census taker misspelled his name with a z.

In 1846 Alphonso and children migrated to Oregon Territory and settled on the banks of the Willamette River and there, in 1847, they set up and started Boones Ferry, which necessitated "Boones Landing", which became "Old Town", which became the present town of Wilsonville. This original page creator, Bev, directly cited some excellent information on this history from these two sources:

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Alphonso_Boone

http://historicoregoncity.org/end-of-the-oregon-trail-history/89-pioneer-families/80-boone

Being unsure of permission to directly quote those documents I have given the site addresses, and if those links should be broken I can share those documents with persons interested.
*research by Lila Cole ************************** 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Jessie Bryan Boone (1773 - 1820)
  Chloe Van Bibber Boone (1772 - 1822)
 
 Spouse:
  Nancy Linville Boone (1798 - 1838)
 
 Children:
  Chloe Donnelly Boone Curry (1822 - 1899)*
  Jesse VanBibber Boone (1824 - 1872)*
  Joshua Morris Boone (1833 - 1900)*
  Lucy Ann Boone Musick (1835 - 1880)*
  Alphonso Daniel Boone (1837 - 1915)*
 
 Siblings:
  Alphonso Boone (1796 - 1850)
  Minerva S. Boone Warner (1799 - 1850)*
  Rebecca Boone McCoy (1800 - 1827)*
  Albert Gallatin Boone (1806 - 1884)*
  James Madison Boone (1809 - 1868)*
  Emily Boone Henderson (1811 - 1873)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Unknown
Specifically: Butte County, California
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: Bev
Record added: Jun 11, 2004
Find A Grave Memorial# 8902777
Alphonso Boone
Added by: Josie Smith
 
Alphonso Boone
Added by: Josie Smith
 
Alphonso Boone
Added by: Bev
 
 
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- CrabTreeHotSprings
 Added: Apr. 5, 2013
Grandson of the famous explorer Colonel Daniel Boone.
- Lila Cole
 Added: Feb. 25, 2013

- Diane Curry Thompson Alvarez
 Added: May. 24, 2011
 
 
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