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John Wigg Boswell
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Birth: Feb. 19, 1853
Death: Dec. 11, 1908

Marriage date: February 27, 1879.
Children: one dozen; nine surviving to adulthood. It is unknown where the three that died as very young children are buried...their names: William Henry, Mary Frances & Bernice Lucille. These three died between 1884-1894.

John's parents: William J. Boswell (died during the Civil War or shortly after, believed to have been a soldier) and Mary Jane Cook. Both were born in North Carolina.

John's siblings: Marguerite/Margaret [married Simpson/Sampson Cain Roberts], William Stephen Boswell (served during the Civil War and died), Thomas Jefferson Boswell (served during the Civil War and survived), Nancy Jane [married "Wash" George Washington Campbell], "Jack" James Jackson Boswell, Josephine V. [married Benjamin Petrey], and Martha M. [married "Jim" James A. Williams].
Family links: 
  Margaret Vermell Garrett Boswell (1862 - 1944)*
  Laura ZueElla Boswell Gibson (1882 - 1919)*
  James Lee Boswell (1885 - 1957)*
  George Stephen Boswell (1892 - 1963)*
  Willie Lee Boswell (1893 - 1949)*
  Minnie Lee Boswell McGaw (1895 - 1974)*
  Emma Alice Boswell Bridger (1897 - 1943)*
  Pearl G. Bellah (1900 - 1982)*
  Robert Marvin Boswell (1902 - 1984)*
  Henry Oliver Boswell (1905 - 1960)*
*Calculated relationship
Camerons Chapel
Crenshaw County
Alabama, USA
Maintained by: candlwood
Originally Created by: Nancy (Folmar) Reykdal
Record added: Jan 26, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 24190126
John Wigg Boswell
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John Wigg Boswell
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[OBITUARY]BOSWELL-J.W.Boswell of Beat 12 committed suicide on the morning of the 11th of Dec. by hanging himself by the neck with a rope in a cotton house near his residence in Beat 12.Mr.Boswell had been in bad health for a long time.He leaves a survivi...(Read more)
- C.C.H.S.
 Added: Oct. 19, 2014

- candlwood
 Added: Aug. 30, 2010

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