James was married 4 times. His first wife was Maude Myrtle Burroughs d/o William Rogers Burroughs & Catherine (Kate) Hamilton. They had two daughters, Catherine Ardelle Boggess-Sandy and Rutha Leone Boggess-Black-Biddulph. She is buried in Idaho with her first husband. After her death in 1904 he married my Grandmother Inez Thompson-Boggess-Eastman in 1906. They had F Opal Boggess-Krueger, Gail Taylor Boggess and Marvin Hubert Boggess. A divorce happened. 3rd marriage was to Sarah Ellen (Ella) Sandy-Pitt-Boggess in 1922 until her death in 1928. No children. The last was Isabel McCannel-Bradbury-Boggess in 1931. No children. They were together until his death.