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From: "Wilma \(Younger\) Norton" <>
Subject: Re: [ARIZARD-L] William Riden Boler and John W. Boler - father and son proof
Date: Wed, 17 Apr 2002 17:32:36 -0700
References: <004601c1e663$fe055e40$>

To answer part of your question: William R. Boler 26 Sep 1824 - 28 Oct 1891
Violet Hill Cem. Husband of 1) Martha 2) Elizabeth (Forrest) Boler.
Martha Boler 6 Apr 1826 - 10 Sept 1886 - Violet Hill
Elizabeth Boler 4 Jun 1847 - 18 Sept 1915 - Violet Hill

I'm not connected to the Bolers, just happen to have Carroll Hayden's
cemetery book.

----- Original Message -----
From: "Lee Anne Center" <>
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Sent: Wednesday, April 17, 2002 4:02 PM
Subject: [ARIZARD-L] William Riden Boler and John W. Boler - father and son

> Hi,
> I need to know the best places to look to find proof that William Riden
Boler (father) and John W. Boler (son) were father and son. John W. Boler
is my great-grandfather, and I truly believe that William R. Boler is my
great-great-grandfather. They came to Franklin, Izard County, AR from Scott
County, MS.
> Please see the 1880 Franklin Township, Izard County, AR census information
below. [John's wife's middle initial is B., not V. By 1900, William R. Boler
is no longer listed and John W. Boler is listed with his wife [Leona B. (for
> 1. Does someone do lookups on the Violet Hill Cemetery? I understand that
William R. Boler is buried there and need the date of birth and death listed
there, along with whatever else is on the tombstone, if possible.
> 2. Would there be an obituary for him, and if so what publication would he
likely have been listed in?
> If you have other suggestions about places to look in the National
Archives or any other thing that might help me prove this connection, I
would be forever grateful. I'm such a beginner.
> Thanks for your help.
> Lee Anne Center
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