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Oliver E Boadwine
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Birth: May 16, 1866
Green Bay
Brown County
Wisconsin, USA
Death: May 4, 1941
Watertown
Codington County
South Dakota, USA

HAMLIN COUNTY RESIDENT DIES

Funeral Services for Oliver Boadwine, 74, to be Held Wednesday

Oliver Edward Boadwine, 74, prominent Hamlin county farmer and a resident of South Dakota since 1879 died at a local hospital yesterday morning at 7:35 o'clock.

He resided two miles east and one half mile south of Thomas.

With him at the time of his death were seven children, one brother and one sister. He had been ill for more than a year.

Funeral services will be held Wednesday morning at 10 o'clock at Immaculate Conception church. Burial will be made in the Thomas cemetery. The body will be at the Shaw-Messer chapel until the time of the service.

Mr. Boadwine was born at Green Bay, Wis., May 16, 1866. He married Miss Bertha Olive Stark who died January 1, 1922, at Thomas.

He came to South Dakota in 1879, settling first in Codington county, and then stayed in Watertown until his father was able to complete arrangements for filing on a claim in Oxford township of Hamlin county where they moved in 1880.

Mr. Boadwine continued to live on the homestead until 1901 when he filed on a homestead of his own which he has continued to maintain.

He served on the district school board more than 40 years and was exceptionally active in civic matters. He also served on the board of directors of the farmer's elevator at Thomas and as township supervisor.

Mr. Boadwine was a member of the Catholic church. He was confirmed in October, 1878.

Survivors include: five sons, Nelson R., Francis, A. Graydon, Noel and Howard, all of Thomas, two daughters, Mrs. Arthur Griffen and Mrs. Lyle Lee, both of Thomas, 13 grandchildren and one brother Frank X. of Thomas, and one sister, Mrs. F. C. Helbing of Glenwood, Minn.

He was preceded in death by his wife, one son, five brothers four sisters and three grandchildren."


 
 
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 Parents:
  Nelson Bodoin (1824 - 1881)
  Josette Carbaneau Bodoin (1831 - 1883)
 
 Spouse:
  Bertha Olive Stark Boadwine (1879 - 1922)*
 
 Children:
  Nelson Robert Boadwine (1897 - 1958)*
  William Arnold Boadwine (1899 - 1930)*
  Francis Boadwine (1901 - 1983)*
  Odeal Esther Boadwine Griffin (1903 - 1986)*
  Augustus Graydon Boadwine (1905 - 1983)*
  Noel Boadwine (1907 - 1969)*
  Rhoda M. Boadwine Lee (1909 - 2001)*
  Howard Boadwine (1910 - 1945)*
 
 Siblings:
  Pierre Boadwine (1854 - 1922)*
  William Boudoin (1857 - 1881)*
  Frank Xavoir Boadwine (1864 - 1950)*
  Oliver E Boadwine (1866 - 1941)
  Caroline O Beaudoin Helbing (1868 - 1952)*
  Mary Magdalene Beaudoin Lattimer (1873 - 1939)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Oxford Cemetery
Hamlin County
South Dakota, USA
 
Created by: L Nystrom
Record added: Oct 20, 2010
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