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William Bolton Box
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Birth: 1799
Georgia, USA
Death: Jul. 20, 1887
Covington
Hill County
Texas, USA

William Bolton Box was the son of Jonathan Box (1770-1860) and Elizabeth "Betsy" Bolton (1780-1859). On 14 Mar 1822 William married Sarah Whitehead in Hall County, Georgia. The couple had at least the following children: Elizabeth Box Curbow in abt 1822; Martha Ann Box Hill McCollough in 1831; Sarah Ann Box in 1835 and William Thomas Box in 1836. Two boys remain unidentified. After Sarah's death, William Bolton Box remarried to Tebitha (last name White or Whitehead). The couple had the following children: Tabitha Elendar "Ellen" Box McKown in 1837; Mary Ann "Mollie" Box Evans in 1893; William "Will" Floyd Box in 1843; Henrietta (or Harriet) Jane Box Hodges in 1848; Geoge Harrison Box in 1854. The family spent time in Itawamba County, Mississippi before migrating to Hill County, Texas, probably during or right after the Civil War. 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Tobitha B. White Box (1817 - 1887)*
 
 Children:
  Elizabeth Box Curbow (1822 - ____)*
  Martha Box McColough (1831 - 1912)*
  W T Box (1836 - 1889)*
  Tabitha Elendar Box McKown (1837 - 1917)*
  William Floyd Box (1843 - 1912)*
  Harriett Jane Box Hodges (1847 - 1910)*
  George Harrison Box (1854 - 1913)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
In Memory of Father - William B. Box; Aged 87 yrs., 9 mos., 9 days; Gone but not forgotten
 
Note: Buried in the McKown family plot next to daughter Tabitha Ellen Box McKown
 
Burial:
Covington Cemetery
Covington
Hill County
Texas, USA
 
Created by: Judy L. Curbow
Record added: Nov 13, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 61551327
William Bolton Box
Added by: Judy L. Curbow
 
William Bolton Box
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William Bolton Box
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- Dee
 Added: Feb. 11, 2014
Great ggg-grandfather to James L. Curbow
- Judy L. Curbow
 Added: Nov. 13, 2010
 
 
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