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Lewis "Buck" Boatright
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Birth: Aug. 29, 1849
Gallatin County
Illinois, USA
Death: Nov. 3, 1912
Harrisburg
Saline County
Illinois, USA

Lewis was the youngest of eleven children born to Daniel (III) and Polly Boatright. He married Mary Mollie (Reed) in 1870 and they had six chidren: Luella, Cordelia, John J., Walter, Harry H., and Elizabeth M.

Obituary

Illinois Republican - Saline County, Illinois
November 7, 1912

Buck Boatright, an old and once prominent citizen of Saline County, died at his home in Harrisburg, Saturday, November 2nd. Mr. Boatright was a member of one of the oldest families in the county and for years lived in Brushy Township and carried on farming. During his residence in Brushy Township he filled the office of Constable and was one time deputy sheriff of the county. Buck, as he was called, was one of the most generous men, in fact too generous for his own financial welfare. For the past several years he has made his home in Harrisburg and was engaged in selling life insurance.

 
 
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 Parents:
  Daniel Boatright (1802 - 1886)
  Mary Gasaway Boatright (1806 - 1863)
 
 Spouse:
  Mary Reed Boatright (1849 - 1931)*
 
 Children:
  Luella Boatright (1871 - 1873)*
  Cordelia Boatright Abney (1874 - 1903)*
  John J. Boatright (1876 - 1959)*
  Walter Boatright (1879 - 1939)*
  Harry Hugh Boatright (1883 - 1926)*
 
 Siblings:
  Robert Boatright (1826 - 1879)*
  Julia Boatright Empson (1832 - 1881)*
  Isabelle Boatright Clark (1839 - 1923)*
  Harmon Boatright (1841 - 1923)*
  Charlotte Boatright Rice (1847 - 1894)*
  Lewis Boatright (1849 - 1912)
  Caldonia Boatright Morris (1865 - 1935)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Brushy Cemetery
Harco
Saline County
Illinois, USA
 
Created by: Sharon
Record added: Nov 08, 2005
Find A Grave Memorial# 12287471
Lewis Buck Boatright
Added by: Sharon
 
Lewis Buck Boatright
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- Sharon
 Added: Oct. 17, 2010
May you rest
in peace
forever.
- J. Bean
 Added: Nov. 12, 2005
 
 
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