William H. Boraker

William H. Boraker[1, 2, 3, 4, 5]

Male 1817 - 1886  (68 years)

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  • Name William H. Boraker 
    Born 24 Jul 1817  Champaign Co, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 29 May 1886  Crawfordsville, Montgomery Co., Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Oak Hill Cemetery Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I21198  Robert Jackson
    Last Modified 9 Jun 2013 

    Father Henry Boraker,   b. Abt 1789, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1876, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 87 years) 
    Mother Mary Ann Barton,   b. Abt 1794, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. date unknown 
    Married 10 Jan 1814  Shennandoah Co., Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Family ID F8086  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Lucinda Jackson,   b. 30 Mar 1825, Crawfordsville, Montgomery Co., Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Sep 1875, Montgomery Co., Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 50 years) 
    Married 28 Oct 1841  Montgomery Co., Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Notes 
    • 1 REFN 21190 [1]
    Children 
     1. John Milton Boraker,   b. 10 Oct 1842,   d. 1844, Montgomery Co., Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 1 years)
     2. Mary Ann Boraker,   b. 22 Apr 1845, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Oct 1879  (Age 34 years)
     3. Isaiah Jackson Boraker,   b. 22 Sep 1848, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Mar 1937  (Age 88 years)
     4. Martin Van Buren Boraker,   b. 16 May 1851, Union City, Montgomery Co., Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Mar 1907, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 55 years)
     5. Thomas Jefferson Boraker,   b. 6 Oct 1854, Union City, Montgomery Co., Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Feb 1909, Crawfordsville, Montgomery Co., Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 54 years)
     6. Martha Jane 'Mattie' Boraker,   b. 15 Dec 1857, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. date unknown
     7. Mary Elizabeth 'Lizzie' Boraker,   b. 15 Apr 1860, Montgomery Co., Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. date unknown
     8. William Boraker,   b. 1862,   d. 1862  (Age 0 years)
    Last Modified 5 Jun 2018 
    Family ID F7726  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Obituary from Buracker & Boraker Family Newsletters, #43, Dec 2008" about the 1850 census:
      Crawfordsville Star, June 3, 1886
      William Boraker died in this city on last Saturday, May 29, at 11 o'clock p.m., of congestion of the brain. He was one of our oldest citizens and was always as industrious and honest man. He was born in Champaign county, Ohio, in 1817 and moved to Montgomery county, Ind., in 1833, where he had resided continuously up to his death. His age was therefore 68 years. His wife died in September, 1875. Mr. Boraker leaves three sons and two daughters to mourn his loss. The funeral services were conducted at the residence of his son, Thomas Boraker, on North Washington street, on Monday, by Eld. M. M. Vancleave. The remains were interred in Oak Hill cemetery.

      Indiana Deaths, 1882-1920 about William Boricker
      Name: William Boricker
      Date: 31 May 1886
      Location: Crawfordsville
      Age: 68 Yr
      Gender: Male
      Race: White
      Source Location: City Health Office, Crawfordsville
      Source notes: The source of this record is the book H-37 on page 46 within the series produced by the Indiana Works Progress Administration.
      This may have been the date William was buried; according to his obit he died on May 29th.

  • Sources 
    1. [S1002] Research of Janeen Proctor, (jan pro 77 add the at aol add the dot com).

    2. [S1016] 1850 U.S. Census, (https://search.ancestry.com/iexec/?htx=List&dbid=8054), Union, Montgomery Co., Indiana.

    3. [S85] 1860 U.S. Census, (https://search.ancestry.com/iexec/?htx=List&dbid=7667), Union, Montgomery Co., Indiana.

    4. [S970] 1870 U.S. Census, (https://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=7163), Crawfordsville Ward 1, Montgomery Co., Indiana.

    5. [S103] Obituary or Newspaper Death Notice.
      Obit in his notes.

    6. [S1346] Virginia, Compiled Marriages, 1740-1850, (http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=3723).

    7. [S1038] Indiana, Marriages through 1850 at Indiana State Library, (https://www.statelib.lib.in.us/inmarriages1850/marriages_search.asp).



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