Jacob Booher
Catherine Barnett
(1779-Abt 1809)
Guardianias C. Booher
Mahala Hampton
Cyrus Booher


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1. Lucinda Avery

Cyrus Booher 1

  • Born: 31 Jan 1837, Franklin, Johnson, IN
  • Marriage (1): Lucinda Avery on 9 Sep 1858 in , Clinton, IN
  • Died: 6 Jul 1915, Darlington, Montgomery, IN at age 78
  • Buried: Darlington, Montgomery, IN

  General Notes:

1. Booher, Winfield Scott. BOOHER FAMILY HISTORY HORIZONS, (1976), pp. 21, 30, 32, 120
3. Indiana Genweb: Dorothy Q Chapter DAR Bible Records -
Gurdianias and Mahala Hampton Booher Bible
4. History of Montgomery County, Indiana, HW Beckwith, Reproduction
by Unigraphic, Evansville IN
5. 1850 Montgomery Co. IN census [see father]
6. 1870 Clinton Co. IN census
7. 1880 Montgomery Co. IN census
8. 1900 Montgomery Co. IN census
10. 1910 Montgomery Co. IN census

!BIRTH: Source-2 p. 52 for date; Source-3 confirns date; Source-5 for state

!MARRIAGE: Source-2 p. 61 has her name as Lucinda McNichol but p. 52 has Lucinda McNichol Avery.

!DEATH: Source-2 p. 52 for date


!ADDITIONAL INFORMATION: Source-1 Information from Maurine Booher Bliven, Corona Del Mar CA 1954
Source-4 p. 551 Ira and Cyrus BOOHER, liverymen and harness markers, Darlington are the sons of Gardianus and Mahala Booher, who came to this county in 1830 from Tenn, and settled in the northeastern portion of Franklin Twp. Here they erected a cabin in the green woods, and hewed a farm out of the wilderness, enduring numerous trials and privations incidental to pioneer life. Religious affairs were not neglected. Though far removed from the borders of civilization we find that the Lutheran church was organized, and a leading position occupied therein by Mr. Booher until his death. Cyrus was b. in 1837 in this township and raised on the farm, following agricultural pursuits until 1879, when he opened a large harness establishment in Darlington. He married in 1859 Miss Lucinda AVERY, which union has resulted in a family of four children: Ella, Andrew, Edward and Effie. He is also a member of the Masonic fraternity...Mr. Booher is a member of the Christian (Disciples) Church, and is a prominent member of of the democratic party as is also his brother Cyrus. They are now in partnership under the name of Booher Brothers in the livery stable, and also in the harness establishment, receiving in both businesses a large and constatntly increasing patronage. Their uniform and obliging attention to business is neeting with the reward it desrves.
Source-9 was a member of the Disciple East Christian Church

1870 Source-6 p. 458 #269-269 Warren Twp. Middle Fork P.O.
Booher, Cyrus 34 farmer 1500/800 IN
Lucinda 31 kh "
Andrew 10 "
Edward 5
Effie 1/12
McNickle, Darcus 12
Andrew, Robert 36 day laborer 3000/

!1880 Source-7 Census Place: Darlington, Montgomery, Indiana
Source: FHL Film 1254300 National Archives Film T9-0300 Page 375A

!Cyrus BOOHER Self 42 IN Occ: Hrnss Mrchnt Fa: TN Mo: TN
Lucinda BOOHER Wife 41 IN Occ: Keeps House Fa: IN Mo: NC
Andrew BOOHER Son 20 IN Occ: Apprntc Hrness M. Fa: IN Mo: IN
Edward BOOHER Son 14 IN Occ: At School Fa: IN Mo: IN
Effie BOOHER Dau 10 IN Occ: At School Fa: IN Mo: IN
Elie MCNICHOLDS SDau 22 IN Occ: At Home Fa: OH Mo: IN
Nathan FISHER Other 22 IN Occ: Telegrph Oprtr Fa: OH Mo: ---

!1900 Source-8 p. 79 #55-56 Franklin Twp.
Booher, Cyrus Jan 1837 63 m 41y IN TN TN fruit grower
Lucinda Mar 1839 61 5-5 IN PA NC
Fairy Fern July 1883 16 IN IN IN

!1910 Source-10 p. 81 #45-46 Franklin Twp.
Booher, Cyrus sr. 73 m 52yr IN TN TN no occ
Lucinda 71 m2 5-5 IN TN TN

  Medical Notes:

Life span: 78 years 6 months

Cyrus married Lucinda Avery on 9 Sep 1858 in , Clinton, IN. (Lucinda Avery was born on 12 May 1838 in , Marion, IN, died on 16 Nov 1914 in Darlington, Montgomery, IN and was buried in Darlington, Montgomery, IN.)


1 Grider, Barbara M, <i>Barbara Grider Booher Database</i> (Louisville, Kentucky. 2008.).

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