Robert William Boring

M, b. 27 October 1939, d. 18 February 1967
     Robert William Boring was born on 27 October 1939 at Stanislaus Co., CA. He was the son of Charles Lester Boring and Ruth Esther Welton. Robert William Boring died on 18 February 1967 at age 27. He was buried in February 1967 at Acacia Memorial Park, Modesto, Stanislaus Co., CA.

Samuel Isaac Boring

M, b. 17 June 1868, d. 3 August 1923
     Samuel Isaac Boring was born on 17 June 1868 at Gray's Station, Washington Co., TN. He was the son of Peter Harrison Boring and Mary A. DeVault. Samuel Isaac Boring married Frances Sophia Lee, daughter of Alexander M. Lee and Eliza T. (?), on 10 December 1891 at Russell Co., VA. Samuel Isaac Boring married Harriet G. Hodges on 3 January 1900 at Washington Co., TN. Samuel Isaac Boring and Harriet G. Hodges were divorced before 2 January 1920. Samuel Isaac Boring married Louise J. Demeres on 2 December 1919 at Methodist Church Parsonage, Fresno, Fresno Co., CA.1 Samuel Isaac Boring died on 3 August 1923 at Visalia, Tulare Co., CA, at age 55

Obituary -- Visalia Times Delta, Visalia, California; Sunday, 5 AUG 1923, page 1 (


Funeral service for Samuel Boring, former head of the furniture department of S. Sweet company, who passed away Friday in the Kaweah hospital, will be held at 10 o'clock this morning from the Hadley & Lacey chapel. Visalia Lodge No. 1298 B.P.O. Elks, will have charge of the services and interment will be in the city cemetery.

He was buried on 5 August 1923 at Visalia Public Cemetery, Visalia, Tulare Co., CA, Findagrave #89916189.

Child of Samuel Isaac Boring and Frances Sophia Lee

Children of Samuel Isaac Boring and Harriet G. Hodges


  1. [S1713] 1920 Federal Census, Tulare County, California. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T625, Roll 153.

Virginia A. Boring

F, b. 6 December 1874, d. 5 August 1968
     Virginia A. Boring was also known as "Vertie". She was born on 6 December 1874 at Washington Co., TN. She was the daughter of Peter Harrison Boring and Mary A. DeVault. Virginia A. Boring married Charles Irvin on 6 August 1892 at Washington Co., TN. Virginia A. Boring married James H. Gray circa 1905. Virginia A. Boring died on 5 August 1968 at Lynchburg (Independent City), VA, at age 93. She was buried in August 1968 at Gray Community Cemetery, Gray's Station, Washington Co., TN, Headstone legend:

1874 - 1968.

Children of Virginia A. Boring and Charles Irvin

Virginia L. Boring

F, b. December 1894, d. after January 1920
     Virginia L. Boring was also known as "Jenny". She was born in December 1894 at Johnson City, Washington Co. (probably), TN.1 She was the daughter of Samuel Isaac Boring and Frances Sophia Lee. Virginia L. Boring died after January 1920 Virginia was working as a nurse in a private home as of the 1920 census, and she also registered to vote in the year 1920, in Los Angeles, Assembly District 61. She is listed in the 1920 city directory of Los Angeles under "Nurses" on page 2556, with residence at 227 Rosemont Avenue. No public record of her has been found after the year 1920. She was not mentioned in her father's 1923 newspaper obituary, nor in her stepmother Harriet (Hodges) Ballmes' 1967 obituary. DLB 2022.


  1. [S465] 1900 Federal Census, Washington County, Tennessee. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T623, Roll 1603; FHL #1241603.

William O. Boring

M, b. 8 November 1866, d. 22 August 1867
     William O. Boring was born on 8 November 1866 at Jonesborough, Washington Co., TN. He was the son of Peter Harrison Boring and Mary A. DeVault. William O. Boring died on 22 August 1867 at Jonesborough, Washington Co., TN.

Minnie M. Borland

F, b. 1889, d. 1958
     Minnie M. Borland was born in 1889. She married Chauncey N. Poffenberger. Minnie M. Borland died in 1958. She was buried in 1958 at Adeline Cemetery, Adeline, Ogle Co., IL, Findagrave #7699438.

Child of Minnie M. Borland and Chauncey N. Poffenberger

Nancy Borlin1

F, b. circa 1823
     Nancy Borlin was born circa 1823 at Ohio.1 She married William H. Dodds circa 1841, Another researcher reports that this marriage was in 1846. If true, then there was a prior marriage of William H. Dodds, and Nancy Borlin was not the mother of Isaac Spencer Dodds. DLB 2013.1

Children of Nancy Borlin and William H. Dodds


  1. [S268] 1850 Federal Census, Fayette County, Ohio. Microfilm Image, NARA Series M432, Roll 678.

Arthur C. Borman Jr.

M, b. 24 November 1927
     Arthur C. Borman Jr. was born on 24 November 1927 at Chicago, Cook Co., IL. He married Vivian O. Winkates on 22 September 1952 at Cook Co., IL. Arthur C. Borman Jr. lived in 1993 at Framingham, Middlesex Co., MA.

Catherine Borman

F, b. December 1864
     Catherine Borman was born in December 1864 at Minnesota. She married Michael Kramer circa 1885.

Child of Catherine Borman and Michael Kramer

Arthur Ezra Born

M, b. 16 December 1899, d. 5 December 1933
     Arthur Ezra Born was born on 16 December 1899 at Michigan. He married Katherine Van Steensel. Arthur Ezra Born died on 5 December 1933 at age 33. He was buried in December 1933 at Maple Hill Cemetery, Cadillac, Wexford Co., MI, Findagrave #122067118.

Child of Arthur Ezra Born and Katherine Van Steensel

Bethel Regina Born

F, b. 6 February 1920, d. 24 December 2008
     Bethel Regina Born was born on 6 February 1920. She was the daughter of Elihu B. Born and Mary Agnes Farrell. Bethel Regina Born married Charles James Trickett, son of James Walter Trickett and Pearl Rogers. Bethel Regina Born died on 24 December 2008 at Kingwood, Preston Co., WV, at age 88

Obituary -- (


-- Bethel Regina Born Trickett, 88, of Arthurdale, died Dec. 24, 2008, at Preston Memorial Hospital. She was born Feb. 6, 1920, in Plainview, a d/o the late Elihu and Mary Agnes Farrell Born. She is survivied by a son, Charles "Bud" Trickett, of Marysville, Ohio; a daughter and spouse, Frances and Carl Trickett of Arthurdale; five grandchildren; two sisters, Helen Catlett and Garnet Sisler; and 11 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband, Charles J. Trickett; a brother, Rex Born; and a sister, Grace brown. Interment was in the Gladesville Cemetery.

She was buried in December 2008 at Gladesville Cemetery, Gladesville, Preston Co., WV, Findagrave #32595283.

Child of Bethel Regina Born and Charles James Trickett

Cora May Born

     Cora May Born married Daniel E. Shively on 14 February 1894 at Piatt Co., IL.

Child of Cora May Born and Daniel E. Shively

Elihu B. Born

M, b. 4 November 1876, d. 9 March 1960
     Elihu B. Born was born on 4 November 1876 at Preston Co., WV. He married Mary Agnes Farrell. Elihu B. Born died on 9 March 1960 at Reedsville, Preston Co., WV, at age 83. He was buried in March 1960 at Masontown Cemetery, Masontown, Preston Co., WV, Findagrave #88619821.

Child of Elihu B. Born and Mary Agnes Farrell

Marion Florence Born

F, b. 13 November 1920, d. 7 May 2002
     Marion Florence Born was born on 13 November 1920 at Cadillac, Wexford Co., MI. She was the daughter of Arthur Ezra Born and Katherine Van Steensel. Marion Florence Born married Harold Wilson Letts, son of Walter Earl Letts Sr. and Nina Opal Lovell, on 15 October 1939 at Grand Rapids, Kent Co., MI. Marion Florence Born died on 7 May 2002 at age 81.

Child of Marion Florence Born and Harold Wilson Letts

Dr. Med. Hildegard Helene Elly Bornhuse

F, b. 15 March 1921
     Occupation: Ärztin in Heidelberg, Psychotherapeutin. Dr. Med. Hildegard Helene Elly Bornhuse was born on 15 March 1921 at Fahrendorf / Altmark, Germany. She married Dr. Jur. Kurt Werner Julius Friedrich Munzinger, son of Ludwig Jakob Munzinger and Charlotte Barbara Katharina Gossweiler, on 3 July 1947 at Fahrendorf / Altmark, Germany.

William J. Boron

     William J. Boron married Mary Louise Wilkins, daughter of Robert Sim Wilkins and Julia Van Barrett, on 2 January 1933.

Amanda Alice Borough

F, b. 1867, d. 7 December 1946
     Amanda Alice Borough was born in 1867 at Ohio. She married David Alfred Diehl, son of John Reuben Diehl and Catherine A. Ober, on 6 May 1888 at Wood Co., OH. Amanda Alice Borough died on 7 December 1946 at Grand Rapids, Kent Co., MI.

Children of Amanda Alice Borough and David Alfred Diehl

Mary Olive Boroughs

     Mary Olive Boroughs married Sterling Floanoy Hartman.

Catherine Helen Borovina

F, b. 22 April 1932, d. 25 April 2019
     Catherine Helen Borovina was born on 22 April 1932 at Los Angeles Co., CA; daughter of Peter and Ana (Kosich) Borovina. She married Eugene Richard Kefalas, son of Thomas Kefalas and Iva Fay Wilson, on 28 June 1971 at Orange Co., CA; Catherine was previously married to Oliver James German (1929-2022) in 1955, and had children Peter (1956), Frances (1957), and Steven (1958) German. Catherine Helen Borovina and Eugene Richard Kefalas were divorced in January 1973 at Los Angeles, Los Angeles Co., CA. Catherine Helen Borovina died on 25 April 2019 at age 87. She was buried in April 2019 at Green Hills Memorial Park, Rancho Palos Verdes, Los Angeles Co., CA, Findagrave #198676096.

Donald Dean Borron

M, b. 11 February 1925, d. 8 April 2001
     Donald Dean Borron was born on 11 February 1925 at Paxton, Keith Co., NE. He began military service WW II service, U.S. Merchant Marine, Steward. He married Alberta Marie Sherman, daughter of Glenwyn Lansing Sherman and Daisy Irene Messersmith, on 31 August 1957. Donald Dean Borron died on 8 April 2001 at North Platte, Lincoln Co., NE, at age 76. He was buried in April 2001 at Ft. McPherson National Cemetery, Maxwell, Lincoln Co., NE, Findagrave #36245364.

Harry V. Borst

M, b. 1888, d. 1974
     Harry V. Borst was born in 1888 at New York. He married Mabel L. Callahan on 23 June 1915 at Montgomery Co., NY. Harry V. Borst died in 1974. He was buried in 1974 at Saint Mary's Cemetery, Fort Johnson, Montgomery Co., NY, Findagrave #78591923.

Child of Harry V. Borst and Mabel L. Callahan

Jeanne Vroman Borst

F, b. 1 July 1927, d. 29 May 1993
     Jeanne Vroman Borst was born on 1 July 1927 at Amsterdam, Montgomery Co., NY. She was the daughter of Harry V. Borst and Mabel L. Callahan. Jeanne Vroman Borst married Ernest Hugh Rice Jr., son of Ernest Hugh Rice and Miriam Van Winkle Coward. Jeanne Vroman Borst died on 29 May 1993 at age 65. She was buried in June 1993 at Saint Mary's Cemetery, Fort Johnson, Montgomery Co., NY, Findagrave #78597246.

Myrtle Maria Bortner

F, b. 13 November 1898, d. 13 March 1979
     Myrtle Maria Bortner was born on 13 November 1898 at York Co., PA. She married Thurman Hawthorne Diviney. Myrtle Maria Bortner died on 13 March 1979 at Hanover, York Co., PA, at age 80

Obituary -- (

Mrs. Myrtle M. Diviney, 80, Hanover and widow of Thurman Hawthorne Diviney, died Tuesday evening at Hanover Hospital.
Before her retirement in 1965, Mrs. Diviney taught at public school in Hanvoer and Southwestern Districts.
She was a member of York County and Pennsylvania chapters of Retired Public Shcool Employes. She also belonged to AARP of York County and St. Matthews Lutheran Church.
Surviving are two sons and two daughters, Thomas Diviney, West Chester; Ellis Diviney, New Oxford; Mrs. Lorna Biddle, Orlando Fla; Mrs. Nancy Blickenstaff, Laverne, Calif., 12 grandchildren; five great grandchildren; a sister and brother, Mrs. Alma Bair, Hanover and Lloyd Bortner, Hanover.
Her pastor, Rev. Dr. Arthur L. Ruths, will officiate at funeral services at 11:30 a.m. Saturday at Wetzel Funeral Home, Hanover. Burial will be in Rest Haven Cemetery, Hanvoer.

Obit in the Gettysburg Times, Thursday, Mar. 15, 1979.

She was buried in March 1979 at Rest Haven Cemetery, Hanover, York Co., PA, Findagrave #112761262.

Benjamin Borton

M, b. 10 December 1866, d. 9 June 1951
     Benjamin Borton was born on 10 December 1866 at Columbiana Co., OH. He was the son of Capt. Cyrus W. Borton and Phoebe Ella Brosius. Benjamin Borton married Hannah Wall Clark. Benjamin Borton died on 9 June 1951 at Grant Co., IN, at age 84. He was buried in June 1951 at Grant Memorial Park, Marion, Grant Co., IN, Findagrave #61476715.

Capt. Cyrus W. Borton

M, b. 18 August 1836, d. 28 April 1906
     Capt. Cyrus W. Borton was born on 18 August 1836 at Columbiana Co., OH. He was the son of Daniel Borton Jr. and Mary Foughty. Capt. Cyrus W. Borton began military service in 1861 Civl War service, U.S. Army


In December 2012 research of his letters from the civil war, Cyrus was found as a member of the Benton Cadets from Missouri. He enlisted in the late fall of 1861 and was discharged in Feb. 1862. He then entered into Co. K, 80th OVI mustering out in 1865. He lived on Buck Road in Knox Township, Columbiana County, Ohio, in the house built by his father in the late 1840's.

He married Phoebe Ella Brosius, daughter of Septimus K. Brosius and Mary Lee Starr, in 1866. Capt. Cyrus W. Borton died on 28 April 1906 at Columbiana Co., OH, at age 69. He was buried in May 1906 at Quaker Hill Cemetery, Sebring, Mahoning Co., OH, Findagrave #6940912.

Child of Capt. Cyrus W. Borton and Phoebe Ella Brosius

Daniel Borton Jr.

M, b. 9 November 1802, d. 28 October 1887
     Daniel Borton Jr. was born on 9 November 1802 at Burlington Co., NJ. He married Mary Foughty. Daniel Borton Jr. died on 28 October 1887 at Columbiana Co., OH, at age 84. He was buried in 1887 at Pentz Cemetery, Knox Twp., Columbiana Co., OH, Findagrave #8512719.

Child of Daniel Borton Jr. and Mary Foughty

Alvin Ernest Bortz

M, b. 19 November 1910, d. 7 September 1984
     Alvin Ernest Bortz was born on 19 November 1910 at Floyd Co., IA. He was the son of William G. Bortz and Hattie (?)1 Alvin Ernest Bortz married Blanche Marie Meyer, daughter of William August Meyer and Mary Effie Tollie, on 26 June 1932 at Albert Lea, Freeborn Co., MN. Alvin Ernest Bortz died on 7 September 1984 at Mason City, Cerro Gordo Co., IA, at age 73. He was buried on 11 September 1984 at Rudd Evergreen Cemetery, Rudd, Floyd Co., IA.


  1. [S1933] 1920 Federal Census, Floyd County, Iowa. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T625, Roll 490.

Hannah Bortz1

     Hannah Bortz married William Rotenberger.1

Child of Hannah Bortz and William Rotenberger


  1. [S82] Price Genealogy, 305-6.

William G. Bortz1

M, b. circa 1884
     William G. Bortz was born circa 1884 at Iowa.1 He married Hattie (?).1

Child of William G. Bortz and Hattie (?)


  1. [S1933] 1920 Federal Census, Floyd County, Iowa. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T625, Roll 490.

Hans Jacob Boshaar

     Hans Jacob Boshaar married Anna Christina Maurer.

Child of Hans Jacob Boshaar and Anna Christina Maurer