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Capt John Boling
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Birth: 1821
Death: Jun. 17, 1864
California, USA

aged about 43 years.

Stockton Daily Independent
Stockton, San Joaquin Co., CA

THURSDAY, 23 JUNE 1864

CAPTAIN JOHN BOLING, Former Sheriff of Mariposa County, died of consumption on the 17th inst. He was the first white man who ever saw the Yo Semite falls and valley, which event of his life happened in 1850, during an Indian war, in which BOLING and his party drove the savages, who took refuge at Yo Semite. BOLING afterward became Sheriff of Mariposa, and was a man very generally known and respected. He died at the age of 42 and leaves a widow and children, who are now in Nevada Territory. 
 
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Created by: Lester Letson
Record added: Apr 03, 2011
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