The Photo Request has been fulfilled.

 
 Ernest Alonzo Boatman

Ernest Alonzo Boatman

Birth
Pierce County, Washington, USA
Death 9 Jul 1946 (aged 86)
Rock Island, Douglas County, Washington, USA
Burial Sumner, Pierce County, Washington, USA
Memorial ID 89491458 · View Source
Suggest Edits

Ernest married Teresa Frederica Serfling in Pierce County, Washington, in approximately 1880; and, together they had five children. Teresa, originally from Minnesota, was from Thurston County and Steilacoom, Pierce County, and they lived in Orting, Pierce County, after their marriage. Teresa died in December of 1904, from "[p]robably neuralgia of heart" with "[s]arcoma of jaw" as a contributing factor.

Ernest remarried on May 2, 1906, in Tacoma, Pierce County, Washington, to May E. Contine (nee Bradley), approximately 34 years old, born in Missouri.

By 1910, Ernest, 50, May, 38, Lettie B., 21, Willis, 19, Grace, 16, and Allen R., 11, are Ruby M. Contine, May's daughter, are living as a family in Washington. Sources: Wash. Reference No. prcmc-vol4-554; United States Census, 1910.

[Thanks to On angels wings for much of this information]

Ernest married for a third time, on January 2, 1918, in Orting, Pierce County, to Sarah Elizabeth Crist Reichert. Ernest's daughter Lettie Barber was one of the witnesses at the ceremony.


Family Members

Parents
Spouses

Advertisement

Advertisement

Advertisement

Advertisement

  • Created by: gensearch
  • Added: 2 May 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 89491458
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Ernest Alonzo Boatman (2 Dec 1859–9 Jul 1946), Find A Grave Memorial no. 89491458, citing Sumner Cemetery, Sumner, Pierce County, Washington, USA ; Maintained by gensearch (contributor 47256542) .