Charles Boren died in Trigg County in 1810 at the age of 90 and is believed to have been the first to be buried in Boren Cemetery near Linton. Stephen either inherited or claimed part of his father's land. Stephen married Charity Colson (1791-1870) in 1809. She was d/o Sanders Colson and Bathseba Futrell. Stephen and Charity had three known children: Clarissa, Alfred & Bradley Bailey Boren. Stephen Boren died at Roaring Springs in 1843 and was buried near his father in the Boren Cemetery; Charity joined him there 27 years later. None of their graves are marked.
Charles Boren was my 3rd great-grandfather. He was a pioneer of the wilderness and a trailblazer. For thirty years following the death of his beloved wife Mary (Brashears) he raised his large family and remained their figurehead. He pioneered Maryland,...(Read more) -
Kerry Ross Boren Added: Jul. 15, 2012