James Preston Boggs was born on April, 6 1873 in Emolina, Knott County Kentucky. He died only 5 days after his 89th birthday on Troublesom Farm, a few miles from Hazard, Kentucky. He was married to Sarah Eversole on August 6, 1896 in Bonnville, Kentucky. They had several children together: Lisle, Bessie, Suzie, Georgia, Clyde, Stewart, Eli Cornett, Sarah, Francis and James Glenn. He remarried to Addie Davis in January 1951.
He spent his life as a physician and in real estate.
"United States World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:KZD2-L66 : 12 December 2014), James Preston Boggs, 1917-1918; citing Beckham County, Oklahoma, United States, NARA microfilm publication M1509 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.); FHL microfilm 1,851,606.
"Kentucky, Vital Record Indexes, 1911-1999," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QKHB-J6D9 : 1 July 2015), Sarah Boggs, 27 Dec 1949; citing Death, Perry, Kentucky, United States, Kentucky Department for Libraries and Archives, Frankfort.
"Kentucky Death Records, 1911-1965," database, FamilySearch (https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:Q2HD-6MWF : 16 December 2020), James Preston Boggs, 18 Apr 1962; citing Death, Emmalena, Knott, Kentucky, United States, certificate , Office of Vital Statistics, Frankfort; FHL microfilm 1,973,414. Born Kentucky, 6 Apr 1873. Parents Jessie Boggs and Margarette Stewart.
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