Oklahoma Genealogical Society
Boone (Bird-Simonton) Bible Record
From Oklahoma Genealogical Society Quarterly Vol. 9, No. 3, September 1964
Transcribed to Electronic form by Jo White
Anthony and Abigail (Bird) Boone was married Nov. 1, 1821 (grandparents)
Abner and Almira Anne Boone (Simonton) was married Sept. 13, 1853 (parents)
Abigail Boone was born Sept. 3, 1796 died May 3, 1882
Abner Boone died Jan. 9, 1901
Amanda was born July 29, 1822
William Boone born Sept. 22, 1823
Martha Jane Boone born Feb. 20, 1825
Oscar (Osher) Boone born Oct., 1826
Abner Boone born Oct. 17, 1828
William A. Boone born June 24, 1854?
Marsela (sic) Boone born Nov. 6, 1856
Mary Jane Boone born Dec. 29, 18__?
Alonzo Boone born April 7, 1860
Arissa Boone born Oct. 7, 1861
Elmer E. Boone born Oct. 29, 186_?
Ada Boone born Feb. 9, 1869
Benoni Boone born July 24, 1871 and living at Kalona, Iowa on 1 Sept. 1963
Amanda died July 14, 1824
Anthony D. Boone died Aug. 2, 1829
Martha Jane Boone died Nov. 18, 1829
William Boone died Oct. 28, 18_4?
Oscar Boone died Aug. 15, 1848
Marcela Boone died Nov. 5, 1864
Ada Boone died Feb. 27, 1869
Elmer E. Boone died March 18, (sic)
Abner Boone died Jan. 9, 1901, came to Johnson Co., Iowa, 1846
Almira Boone born Huntington Co., Penn. and came to Iowa 1844.
All buried at Sharon, Iowa, at Grout Church Cemetery N.E. of Kalona close to the Thomas Simonton farm. “His father and sister of Almira Boone.” (This is believed by the Editor to mean Thomas Simonton’s father and Almira’s sister __________ Simonton also buried there.)
George Henry Boone (2nd husband) was born May 13, 1794 half brother of Jerry Boone, Harvey H. George Boone lived at Wilkesburg Pa. when the canon exploded (he) heard an/d explosion and came there. It had crippled and killed 7 persons. (sic)
Anthony Wayne moaded (made) a home made canon to celebrate the glorious 4th of July – it exploded injuring him so critically that he died Aug. 2, 1829.
Dorothy Welt’s grandmother Boone was a Simonton. Henry Strickler’s related to the Boone family.
Benoni Boone (born July 24, 1871) and another sister Mrs. Fredericks are the only two still living.
Benoni Boone above, age 93 (as of Sept. 1963) has this Bible, dated 1824, published and sold by Kimber and Sharpless, Philadelphia, Pa. This record was taken Sept. 1, 1963 from an old copy in the possession of Marcia Boone Bowman (Mrs. Edward M. (Ted), Bowman Photo Studio, West Liberty, Iowa.
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