James Maugridge Boone

James Maugridge Boone

Devon, England
Death 1 Sep 1785 (aged 75)
Berks County, Pennsylvania, USA
Burial Exeter Township, Berks County, Pennsylvania, USA
Memorial ID 50632517 · View Source
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James Boone was a son of George Boone and Mary Milton Maugridge Boone.

James Boone married first to Mary Foulke on July 26, 1735 at Gwynedd Meeting.

James Boone married second to Annie Griffith on October 20 1757 at Gwynedd Meeting.

From Corri Ackerman on December 29, 2011:
July 7, 1709 {OS{?} July 18 1709 {NS?}
There was a change in the calendar and how dates were determined. The "OS" is the Old Style of figuring dates. The "NS" is the New Style for figuring dates.

From cryptkeeper on October 17, 2014:
Marriage date and place.

From Sandra Koors on April 23, 2015:
U.S., Quaker Meeting Records, 1681-1935
Birth, Marriage & Death
Name James Boone
Spouse Mary Foulke
Father George Boone
Mother Mary Maugridge
Spouse's Father Hugh Foulke
Spouse's Mother Ann Williams
Birth 7 Sep 1709
Death 1 Sep 1785 - Berks, Pennsylvania -
Age: 75
Marriage 26 Jul 1735 - Gwynedd, Mtg -
Age: 25 (15 May)
Vital 1 Sep 1785

From Neil D Scheidt on July 13, 2016:
Boone, James, Exeter.
July 12, 1785
September 17, 1785
B - 126
Provides for wife Ann.
To son James £400, he having already received a deed for a tract of land over the Blue Mountains.
To son Judah 1/2 of a tract in Alsace which I bought of George Sowerbier. To son Joshua 5 shillings, he having received a deed for land over the Blue Mountains.
To son Moses the plantation where we now live containing 212 acres "and the mine thereon" until his eldest son John is 21, and then I devise same unto said grandson John Boone.
Also to son Moses the remaining 1/2 of tract in Alsace.
To daughter-in-law Sophia Biddle 5 shillings, my son John, deceased, being her former husband, having received his full portion from me.
To my four daughters. Anne Lincoln, Mary Lee, Martha Hughes and Rachel Wilcockson 5 shillings each, their husbands having had deeds for land.
To grandson James, son of son John deceased, £100 and to his sister £50 when they are 21.
To granddaughter. Hannah Boone £50 at 21.

Executors to sell remainder of land over the Blue Mountains.

Mentions son-in-law Abraham Lincoln, George Hughes and Thomas Lee.

Remainder divided among all children now living: James, Judah, Joshua, Moses, Ann, Mary, Martha and Rachel.

Exrs: Sons James and Joshua.
Wits: John Boone, Isaac Levan and Thomas Cherington.

From MGlazeHart on February 16, 2019:
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  • Originally Created by: P Fazzini
  • Added: 4 Apr 2010
  • Find a Grave Memorial 50632517
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for James Maugridge Boone (7 Sep 1709–1 Sep 1785), Find a Grave Memorial no. 50632517, citing Exeter Friends Cemetery, Exeter Township, Berks County, Pennsylvania, USA ; Maintained by Pam Barns (contributor 46946976) .