This page is part of The Georgia GenWeb Project a AHGP Project and is hosted by USGENNET

Dallas Morning News

An article (including photo of the couple) appeared in the Dallas Morning
  News Sunday, November 12, 1933, as follows:
  "Stories of exploits of pioneering members of their family from Colonial
  times until the last wilderness was conquered in Texas were in order as
Mr. and Mrs. J. H. (Joel Hale) Boone celebrated their fiftieth wedding
  anniversary at the home of their daughter, Mrs. H. M. Aber, 1025 King's
  Mr. Boone, 78, is the great nephew of the famous pioneer and trailblazer,
  Daniel Boone.  He was born near where the city of Uvalde now stands while
  Indians still considered that territory their hunting ground.  Uvalde stands
  now on land that was part of the ranch then owned by Mr. Boone's father,
  Jesse Boone.  Chief Kickapoo and Chief Lapan were the leaders of two tribes
  of Indians that Mr. Boone recalls made frequent raids on the herds of
  ranchers during his childhood and youth.  Mr. Boone was engaged in several
  skirmishes and narrowly escaped death or serious injury in one or two
  surprise attacks.
  Mrs. Boone, 72, was the former Miss Sallie (Sarah) Lenora Fowler and was
  born near Birmingham, Ala.  Her family moved to Texas when she was 10 years old.
  She married Mr. Boone at Tyler on November 5, 1883.
  Mr. Boone engaged in ranching and stock farming for a number of years.  He
  retired from active pursuits some years ago.  They make their home with
  their daughter, Mrs. Aber.
  They have six children, "Dan" (Luther Clements) Boone and T. E. (Troy)
  Boone of Waco, the Rev. C. L. (Claude Leon) Boone of Thorndale, Mrs. R. M.
  (Bertha Boone) Moore of Fort Worth, Mrs. W. R. (Ruth Boone) Presler of Alpine, and
  Mrs. (Cleo Boone) Aber, and seventeen grandchildren."
  A little history on this family says:
  Joel Hale Boone b. March 05, 1855, Uvalde, TX, died April 5, 1937, Dallas,
  TX  married Sarah (Sallie) Lenora Fowler b. 1861 AL, d. 1948 Ft. Worth, TX

Up ] Letters to the Governor ] War of 1812 ] Transcriptions by Kelly Joshlin ] Advocate ] Alabama Papers ] The Atlanta Constitution ] Atlanta Newspaper Project ] Augusta Chronicle ] Augusta Daily ] Christian Advocate ] The Daily Constitution ] The Daily ] Butler Herald ] Carroll Free Press ] Cherokee Advance ] Indian Atrocities ] Columbian Herald ] Columbian Herald ] CV Main Page ] Cuthbert Appeal ] Dale County Alabama Newspapers ] [ Dallas Morning News ] Early Georgia Newspapers ] Eufaula Times Main Page ] Gospel Messenger ] Macon GeorgiaTelegraph ] Macon Citizen ] Miscellaneous Newspapers ] Journal 1808-1818 ] Ga Journal and Msger3 ] The Messenger ] The Georgia Telegraph ] Montgomery  Advertiser ] Southern Christian Advocate ] Southern Banner ] Southern Recorder ] Southern Star ] Times Herald ] The Upson Pilot ] Misc. scattered Papers ]


We are part of The Georgia GenWeb and AHGP
If you have newspaper and other records you would like to share sent them to Margie.



Hosted by USGenNet
Support Free-access Online History and Genealogy.
Join Today!




This nonprofit research network is affiliated with the American History and Genealogy Project and hosted by USGenNet, a nonprofit historical and genealogical Safe-Haven Server. No claim is made to the copyrights of individual submitters, and this site complies fully with with USGenNet's Nonprofit Conditions of Use.

Maintained by Margie Daniels
    Copyright 1991 - All Rights Reserved