Person:John Boone (4)

m. 16 Aug 1689
  1. George Boone, IV1690 - 1753
  2. Sarah Boone1691/92 - bef 1738
  3. Mary Boone - 1696
  4. Mary Boone1696 - bef 1699
  5. Squire Boone, Sr.1696 - 1765
  6. Mary Boone1699 - 1774
  7. John Boone1701/02 - 1785
  8. Joseph Boone, Sr.1704 - 1776
  9. Benjamin Boone1706 - 1762
  10. Margaret Boone1707 - 1708
  11. James Boone1709 - 1785
  12. Samuel Booneabt 1711 - 1745
Facts and Events
Name John Boone
Gender Male
Birth[1] 3 Jan 1701/02 Bradninch, Devon, England
Christening[2] 30 Jan 1701/02 Bradninch, Devon, EnglandSt. Disen's Church
Immigration[1] abt 1717/18 Philadelphia, Pennsylvaniacame to America
Religion? Quaker -
Will[4] 5 Oct 1785 Berks, Pennsylvania, United States
Death[1] 10 Oct 1785 Exeter, Berks, Pennsylvania, United Statesage 84 - died unmarried
Burial[1] 11 Oct 1785 Exeter, Berks, Pennsylvania, United StatesFriends Burying Ground
Probate[4] 22 Oct 1785 Berks, Pennsylvania, United States
  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 Family Recorded, in Boone, James (1744-1795). Old James Boone Genealogy. (held by Historical Society of Wisconsin: unpublished handwritten manuscript, 1788), Secondary quality.

    “JOHN BOONE, Senior, (the third Son of George & Mary Boone) was born in the Town of Bradninch, in Devonshire in Old-England on the Seventh Day of the Week, about 10 or 11 o’clock in the Forenoon, on the 3 January 1701-2, Old-Stile, or A. D. 1702 January 14, New Stile. And he departed this Life on the 10th Day of October 1785, on the Second Day of the Week, Sixteen Minutes after Midnight, in the 84th Year of his Age (being the oldest of our Name & Family, that we have heard of); and was decently interred in Friends Burial Ground at Exeter the next Day. He left Great-Britain in the 16th Year of his Age, and lived exactly 68 years here from the Day he landed at Philadelphia. He lived only 5 Weeks and 4 Days after the Decease of his Brother James. N.B. All of our Relations of the Name of Boone, who were living after 1785 October 10, are American born, as far as we know.”

  2. Baptism Records of St. Disen's Church in Bradninch, Devonshire England, in The Boone Society, Inc. - The First 5 Generations of the George Boone Family, 21 Aug 2008.

    1701 John ye son of George Boone baptized January ye 30th

  3.   Family Recorded, in Spraker, Hazel Atterbury, and Jesse Proctor Crump. The Boone family: a genealogical history of the descendants of George and Mary Boone, who came to America in 1717; containing many unpublished bits of early Kentucky history; also a biographical sketch of Daniel Boone, the pioneer, by one of his descendants. (Rutland, Vt.: Tuttle Co., 1922), Secondary quality.

    [indicates John Boone never married]

  4. 4.0 4.1 Will Abstract of John Boone, in Berks County Will Abstracts 1781-1785 [1], Secondary quality.

    BOONE, JOHN, Exeter.
    October 5, 1785 - October 22, 1785. B - 128.
    Bond held against nephew Judah BOONE for £199-12-2 to be divided between him and his brother Moses.
    To nephew James BOONE walnut chest, rifle, etc., also £100 due on bond of William HUGHES.
    To Martha wife of George HUGHES, £20, remainder of said bond.
    To Rachel wife of William WILCOCKSON, bond of Samuel BOONE for £105.
    Bond of Isaiah BOONE for £184 divided as follows: £50 to Anna wife of Abraham LINCOLN, £50 to Mary wife of Thomas LEE, £20 to Mary HUGHES and remainder to said Isaiah BOONE.
    To nephew Joshua BOONE a bond of William SCHOEFIELD for £7-10, also his own bond for £50.
    Mentions having learned "from my countryman Anthony HOLMEAD that the sheriff of Frederick County, MD, has a demand against me and directs said HOLMEAD to pay the same out of money he owes me."
    Exrs: James and Joshua BOONE.
    Exrs: Daniel SCHNEIDER, Jonathan MEE, and Thomas CHERINGTON.