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Silas Bost Poovy
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Birth: 1838
Catawba County
North Carolina, USA
Death: 1890
Burke County
North Carolina, USA

Silas is the youngest child of Conrad Bovy Poovey and Sarah "Sallie" Moose. He was born in Catawba county and is a brother to Drucilla, Noah, Riley, Elkanah, Adline, Miles Melancthon, Marcus A and Mary "Polly" Susannah Poovy.

Their father died when Silas was a year old.
The name Boovey has evolved overtime to Poovey.

Silas enlisted as a Pvt. in Confederate States Army on 13 Mar 1862, age 24, Newton, NC, for three years, Co K, 46 Reg't, North Carolina Infantry. (thanks to anonymous contributor)

Silas married Emily Elizabeth Coulter, who was 11 years older than Silas and had been married twice before. They are the parents of Anna and Robert Poovy. 
Family links: 
  Conrad Poovey (1796 - 1839)
  Sarah Moose Poovey (1796 - 1883)
  Marcus A. Poovey (1833 - 1909)*
  Mary Susannah Poovey Eckard (1835 - 1910)*
  Silas Bost Poovy (1838 - 1890)
*Calculated relationship
Broughton Hospital Cemetery
Burke County
North Carolina, USA
Plot: Row 4, Grave 1
Created by: Suzannah McCuen
Record added: Sep 19, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 58906047
Silas Bost Poovy
Added by: Suzannah McCuen
Silas Bost Poovy
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