Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Find all Boones in:
 • Boone-Hays Cemetery
 • Kansas City
 • Jackson County
 • Missouri
 • Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Discussion Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
LTC Daniel Morgan Boone, Jr
Birth: Dec. 23, 1769
North Carolina, USA
Death: Jun. 13, 1839

Early American Frontiersman. He was born in North Carolina, the 7th child and 3rd son of famed American frontiersman and explorer Daniel Boone and Rebecca Bryan Boone. As a child, he accompanied his father on hunting trips and soon grew accustomed to traveling through the unknown wilderness. In 1797, at the request of his father, he traveled to the St. Charles district of present-day eastern Missouri and visited with the Spanish lieutenant governor, Zenon Trudeau, who gave him a land grant near present-day Matson, Missouri. Trudeau encouraged him to have his father move there also, with the promise of receiving land and two years later his parents arrived in the area with a group of settlers. He built a home and his parents would live there until their deaths. He made his living as a hunter and trapper and also conducted government land surveys in what are now St. Charles, Warren, Montgomery, and Lincoln counties in Missouri. Around 1805 he and his brother Nathan opened a salt-making operation at a "salt lick" near present-day Boonville. The road they constructed to get there became known as Boone's Lick Trail or Boone's Lick Road, and it enabled settlers to reach central Missouri. He was also an outfitter for the westward trails and owned a store in Westport, Missouri, which is now part of Kansas City. During the War of 1812, he served as a captain in the Missouri militia, working as a spy and patrolling the frontier. In 1826 he moved to present-day Jackson County, Missouri and soon afterward relocated to the Kansas Territory, near the present-day city of Lawrence. He later moved back to Jackson County, Missouri where he died of cholera at the age of 69. (bio by: William Bjornstad) 
Family links: 
  Daniel Boone (1734 - 1820)
  Rebecca Bryan Boone (1739 - 1813)
  Sarah Griffen Lewis Boone (1786 - 1850)*
  John W Boone (1806 - 1822)*
  Nathan Boone (1808 - 1835)*
  Daniel Boone (1809 - 1880)*
  Edward Boone (1813 - 1860)*
  Elizabeth Levica Boone White (1815 - 1850)*
  Alonzo Havington Boone (1817 - 1874)*
  James H Boone (1819 - 1852)*
  Milton Lindsey Boone (1820 - 1820)*
  Cassandra Boone Cosby (1821 - 1845)*
  Morgan Boone (1824 - 1852)*
  Napoleon Boone (1828 - 1850)*
  James Boone (1757 - 1773)*
  Israel Boone (1759 - 1782)*
  Susannah Boone Hays (1760 - 1800)*
  Jemima Boone Callaway (1762 - 1834)*
  Levina Boone Scholl (1766 - 1802)*
  Rebecca Boone Goe (1768 - 1805)*
  Daniel Morgan Boone (1769 - 1839)
  Jessie Bryan Boone (1773 - 1820)*
  William Bryan Boone (1775 - 1775)*
  Nathan Boone (1781 - 1856)*
*Calculated relationship
Boone-Hays Cemetery
Kansas City
Jackson County
Missouri, USA
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Record added: Aug 25, 1999
Find A Grave Memorial# 6223
LTC Daniel Morgan Boone, Jr
Added by: smarker
LTC Daniel Morgan Boone, Jr
Cemetery Photo
Added by: MrPeepers
Photos may be scaled.
Click on image for full size.

Thank you for your service to our country and in helping to make it strong.
- Gloria
 Added: Jul. 12, 2014
Rest in peace my 2nd cousin 7x removed.
- Patricia Williams Curry
 Added: Jun. 20, 2014

- R I P
 Added: Jun. 13, 2014
There are 63 more notes not showing...
Click here to view all notes...
Do you have a photo to add? Click here
How famous was this person?
Current ranking for this person: (4.5 after 16 votes)

Privacy Statement and Terms of Service