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Almira Freer Boone
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Birth: Jan. 17, 1842
Benton
Yates County
New York, USA
Death: Mar. 5, 1926
Brant
Saginaw County
Michigan, USA

Almira is the daughter of John E. and Anna Freer.

In the 12th & 13th centuries Freer or written La Frere. Appearing in Norfolk and Suffolk England, La Frere came with William the Conquerer under Robert Malet and settled in Suffolk. All of this maybe part of family history.

Freer English descendant of the Friar, Frere, Freres-a member of a religious order. " A Friar at Reformation. Many of the Frairs rehounces their vows chastity and married.

1850 Census: John 73; Ana 59; Alvira 13; Almira 9; all born in New York; two girls were in school.

1860 US Census, Almira Freer age 19, is living in Seneca, Ontario, NY ; Post office: Geneva and working as a demostic in the household of William Foster along with a wife & 7 children, ages from 28-13 years.

On July 4, 1861, Elmira married John Boone in Seneca Castle, Ontario, New York. Their first child, Eudora, was born March 19,1862 in Yates County, New York and after moving to Michigan, 8 other's followed.

Almira worked in the Brant Methodist Church Ladies Aid and played piano accompaniment for the Men's choir. John sang in the choir.

After John's death, Almira filed for and recieved a widows pension of $20 a month.

Elmira was 84y 1m 16d old when she died of a Cerebral Hemorrhage. 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  John B. Boone (1842 - 1913)*
 
 Children:
  Eudora Mable Boone Wemple (1862 - 1918)*
  Arthur T. Boone (1864 - 1948)*
  John Samuel Boone (1866 - 1940)*
  William Albert Boone (1870 - 1943)*
  Henry Otis Boone (1872 - 1953)*
  Rutherford Hayes Boone (1876 - 1937)*
  Charles Oliver Boone (1876 - 1962)*
  Maybelle C. Boone Taylor (1877 - 1937)*
  Mina Boone Unwin (1881 - 1950)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
"MOTHER" top of stone
"Almira Boone / Jan. 17, 1842 - Mar.5, 1925"

Family monument "BOONE / He Giveth His Beloved Sleep, Gone but not forgotten"
 
Burial:
Brant Township Cemetery
Brant
Saginaw County
Michigan, USA
 
Created by: Leanne M. Meyer
Record added: Oct 13, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 60055876
Almira <i>Freer</i> Boone
Added by: Leanne M. Meyer
 
Almira <i>Freer</i> Boone
Added by: Richard Howell
 
Almira <i>Freer</i> Boone
Added by: Leanne M. Meyer
 
 
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