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History of the Bone Family of America

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History of the Bone Family of America

descendants of William Bone I to the mid-nineteenth century and some of his ancestors

  • by Robert Gehlman Bone, 1906 - 1991
  • published in 1972
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Table of Contents

Introduction of the Author by Dr. Wayne C. Temple, Illinois State Archivist



Chapter I - The Bone Family in America and their Forebears

Section 1. The Bone Family in America

From 1692 to 1850

Chapter II - The Bone Family in Colonial America, 1692-1782

Chapter III - Bone Migrations Across the Appalachians, 1783-1820

Chapter IV - The Bone Family in the Early Westward Movement, 1821-1850

Section 2. Some Bone Family Charts, 1700-1850

Chapter V - The Families of John Bone I for Six Generations

Chart A - John Bone II, 1715-81, and Some of His Descendants

Chapter VI - The Families of William Bone II For Six Generations

Chart B - William Bone III, 1722-87, and Some of His Descendants

Chart D - James Bone, Sr., 1725-c83, and a Few of His Descendants

Chart E - John A. Bone, Sr., 1727-89, and Some of His Descendants

Chart F - Henry Bone, 1730- x , and His Children

Chart G - Jane Bone Gillespie, 1732-60, and Some of Her Descendants

Chart H - Thomas Bone, Sr., 1734-96, and Some of His Descendants

Section 3. Bone, Le Bon, And De Bohun Ancestors

Chapter VII - The Early de Bohon Family of Normandy

Chapter VIII - The de Bohun Family of England

Chapter IX - The le Bon and Bone Families in Scotland and Northern Ireland


Chapter X - Digging Among the Bones


Appendix I Allied Families

Part A - Families Allied to the Early Bones

A-l - The McWilliams Family

A-2 - The Houston Family

A-3 - The Hill Family

A-4 - The Potts Family

A-5 - The Wamick and Smith Families

A-6 - The McMinn and Donnell Families

Part B - Families Allied to the Barons de Bohun

B-l - The Norman Bohons

B-2 - The Gloucester and Neumarche Families

B-3 - The Scottish Royal Family and the de Warenne Family

B-4 - The de Mandeville and de Saye Families

B-5 - The de Lusignan and Eu Families

B-6 - The de Braose, Marshall, and de Quincey Families

B-7 - The de Fiennes, de Cond4, and Damnartin Families

B-8 - The Royal Families of England, and of Castile and Leon

Appendix II Special Family Notes

Part A - Comments on the Early Records (1863-1888-1919) of Robert S. Bone and Sons

Part B - Problems of Tracing Some of the Family

B-l - Introduction

B-2 - James Bone of Western Pennsylvania

B-3 - Henry Bone of Lancaster County, Pennsylvania

B-4 - Some Lost and Unplaced Bones

Part C - The Controversial Marriage of Sir - Richard le Bon de Bohun

Appendix III Sources For This Family History

Part A - Some of the Genealogists Whose Records Were Used

Part B - Some of the Libraries, Museums, and Record Offices Used

B-l - Europe 251

B-2 - United States of America

Part C - Bibliography

Part D - Notes and Comments on Some of the Sources

D-l - Material in Chapter II, 1652-1782

D-2 - Material in III and IV, 1783-1850

D-3 - Material in VII and VIII.

D-4 - Material in Chapter IX

Part E - The Armorial Bearings of the de Bohun and Bone Families

Appendix IV Suggestions for Additional Volumes

Part A - Material Which Might Be Used

Part B - Robert Donnell Bone, M.D.

B-l - A Brief History of Robert and Minerva Burk Bone and Their Descendants

B-2 - A Brief History of the Burk, Lucas, and Allied Families

Part C - Eliphalet Lansden Bone

C-l - A Brief History of Eliphalet and Itha Purvines Bone and Their Descendants

C-2 - A Brief History of the Purviance, Ferguson, Rolfe, Coleman, and Robertson Families

Part D - Robert Edgar Bone

D-l - A Brief History of Robert Edgar and Alice Reach Bone and Their Descendants


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