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Elijah Boggs (abt. 1781 - 1869)

Elijah "Ely" Boggs
Born about in Wilkes County, North Carolina, USAmap
Ancestors ancestors
Husband of — married [date unknown] [location unknown]
Husband of — married [date unknown] [location unknown]
Husband of — married 1823 in Virginiamap
Descendants descendants
Died in Letcher County, Kentucky, USAmap
Profile last modified | Created 17 Nov 2008
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Biography

Eli Boggs was born in 1781 in North Carolina. He died in 1869 on August, 8 in Letcher County, Kentucky. Eli was first married to Tabitha Penington. He had several children by his first wife: Abel, Silas, Abbie and William. His second wife Sarah (Sally) Margaret Eldridge bore him many more children: John, James, Elihue, Elijah, Elisha, Andrew, Levi and three others. Some had similar names because a number of the children were still born.

  • Mary Tabitha "Polly" Pennington Boggs

Birth: Dec. 14, 1786 South Carolina, USA Death: 1822 Wise County Virginia, USA

Tabitha is the daughter of William (1765-1844) and Abigail Susannah (Caudill) Pennington (1767-1860). Abigail's brothers James, Stephen, Matthew and Thomas Aaron also came to Letcher County to settle. Her parents are buried in Webbville, Lawrence Co., KY

Family links: Parents: William Pennington (1765 - 1844) Abigail Susannah Caudill Pennington (1767 - ____)

Spouse: Elijah Boggs (1781 - 1869)

Children: Abigail 'Abby' Boggs Maggard (1818 - 1877)*

Siblings: Mary Tabitha Pennington Boggs (1786 - 1822) Abel Pennington (1789 - 1865)* Elizabeth Pennington Webb (1792 - 1848)* John Washington Pennington (1796 - 1882)* William Nelson Pennington (1806 - 1862)* Alford Pennington (1809 - 1890)* Elijah Pennington (1812 - 1878)* Elisha Pennington (1816 - 1851)**

Burial: Ice Collier Cemetery Oven Fork Letcher County Kentucky, USA

Created by: Gary L. Eldridge Record added: Apr 08, 2011 Find A Grave Memorial# 68068544

Name

Elijah /Boggs/[1]

Birth

Date: 1781
Place: Virginia, USA[2]

Death

Date: 8 AUG 1869
Place: Letcher, Kentucky, USA[3]

Alias

Eli

Burial

Place: Ice Collier Over Fork, Letcher, Kentucky, USA

Note

#NI5644

Marriage

Husband: @I3260@
Child: Nancy Boggs
Relationship to Father: Natural
Relationship to Mother: Natural
Child: Polly Boggs
Relationship to Father: Natural
Relationship to Mother: Natural
Child: @I3240@
Relationship to Father: Natural
Relationship to Mother: Natural
Child: @I5618@
Relationship to Father: Natural
Relationship to Mother: Natural
Child: Ellen Boggs
Relationship to Father: Natural
Relationship to Mother: Natural
Child: William Boggs
Relationship to Father: Natural
Relationship to Mother: Natural
Child: Elijah Boggs
Relationship to Father: Natural
Relationship to Mother: Natural
Child: Ezekiel Boggs
Relationship to Father: Natural
Relationship to Mother: Natural
Child: Rebecca Boggs
Relationship to Father: Natural
Relationship to Mother: Natural
Child: Jesse Boggs
Relationship to Father: Natural
Relationship to Mother: Natural
Child: Elizabeth Smith Boggs
Relationship to Father: Natural
Relationship to Mother: Natural
Child: Clement Boggs
Relationship to Father: Natural
Relationship to Mother: Natural
Child: David Boggs
Relationship to Father: Natural
Relationship to Mother: Natural
Child: James L Boggs
Relationship to Father: Natural
Relationship to Mother: Natural
Child: Temperance Boggs
Relationship to Father: Natural
Relationship to Mother: Natural
Child: Marion Boggs
Relationship to Father: Natural
Relationship to Mother: Natural
Child: Mary Boggs
Relationship to Father: Natural
Relationship to Mother: Natural
Child: William Boggs
Relationship to Father: Unknown
Relationship to Mother: Unknown
Marriage:
Date: 1777[4][5]
Marriage:
Place: Wilkes, North Carolina, USA[6]
Marriage:
Date: 1777
Place: Wilkes, North Carolina, USA[7]
Marriage:
Date: 1777
Place: Wilkes, North Carolina, USA[8]


Event

Personal Property Tax List, Lee County, VA. PROP 1810

Census

1830 Lee County, Virginia. 1850 Lee County, Virginia. 1860 Letcher County, KY.

Elijah Boggs ... [9]

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Sources

  1. Source: #S020410 Data: Text: Online publication - Ancestry.com. OneWorldTree [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc.
  2. Source: #S020410 Data: Text: Online publication - Ancestry.com OneWorldTree [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc.
  3. Source: #S020410 Data: Text: Online publication - Ancestry.com. OneWorldTree [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc.
  4. Source: #S028226 Data: Text: Online publication - Edmund West, comp.. Family Data Collection - Individual Records [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2000.
  5. Source: #S028226 Data: Text: Online publication - Edmund West, comp.. Family Data Collection - Individual Records [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2000.
  6. Source: #S020410 Data: Text: Online publication - Ancestry.com. OneWorldTree [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc.
  7. Source: #S020410 Data: Text: Online publication - Ancestry.com. OneWorldTree [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc.
  8. Source: #S020410 Data: Text: Online publication - Ancestry.com. OneWorldTree [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc.
  9. Entered by Marie Allen, May 17, 2013

Find A Grave, database and images (accessed 05 June 2018), memorial page for Elijah “Eli” Boggs (1781–8 Aug 1869), Find A Grave: Memorial # 68066767, citing Ice Collier Cemetery, Oven Fork, Letcher County, Kentucky, USA ; Maintained by Gary L. Eldridge (contributor 47055771) .

  • Source: S020410 Title: One World Tree (sm) Author: Ancestry.com Publication: Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., n.d. Repository: Note: #NS204103 Call Number: Media: Ancestry.com

No NOTE record found with id NS204103.

Notes

Note NI5644Eli was the son of James Lee Boggs (1756-1835) and his wife Elizabeth Clements (1760-?). Eli married his first wife Tabitha "Polly" Pennington (1786-1822) on 12 April 1810. Read a story about suspicions that Eli was involved in a murder at http://melungeon-studies.blogspot.com/2009/04/eli-boggs-and-alexander-goins.html

No sources. The events of Elijah's life were either witnessed by Marie Allen or Marie plans to add sources here later.

Acknowledgments

This biography was auto-generated by a GEDCOM import. Boggs-924 was created by Luwana Mayberry through the import of Boggs Family History.GED on Feb 5, 2014. This comment and citation can be deleted after the biography has been edited and primary sources are included. It's a rough draft and needs to be edited.

Thanks to Marie Allen for starting this profile. Click the Changes tab for the details of contributions by Marie and others.




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Boggs-504 and Boggs-5 appear to represent the same person because: same spouse & children.
posted by Jo Gill
Warning: Check the data.

A child's birth date should not be before a parent is six years old.

The Isaac Boggs b. 1847 is the son of John Boggs and Nancy Huff.

Isaac Boggs, son of Eli Boggs and Sarah Eldridge was born 1841 or 1842. He is on the 1850 census with Eli and Sarah listed at 8 years old. He is on the 1860 census with Eli and Sarah as age 19.

posted by Jim Williamson

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