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» nri lodgtng , n the e brSn. Ie " ^ Daniel B( 11 not run over 10 state as a whole. cent CCnt advixemcnt as to whether _ .. uphold the lower court or would revise the decision Gmndson > By SUTTO.V CHRISTIAN, Av *l»ncbe-JoBrn»I Staff POSSESSING much of that •*• n'oneering spirit «, pro _ nounced In the We of his distinguished distinguished ereat-great grand- lather. W. T. (Tom) Boone 79 3713 Eighteenth street, came from East Texas to the then sparsely settled Lubboclc county In 1895. Like his celebrated ancestor, Daniel Boone, he wanted to explore explore the thinly settled areas, Is Unpretentious And more like Daniel Boon«, ne is unpretentious. Not until recently did his countless friends in Lubboek know that "ft is a frr.-nt-?rcat grandson of ffl<1 <'•>' • :r^r signalized In is '.dated 1810) which WM {riven to my father when he was a small boy in South Carolina by Nataniel Boone. son of Daniel" said Mr. Boon*, who was Inter-, viewed at h« residence in this city. "It was Klvfn to rathcr with instructions that he pass It on to his first born son." Bom In Rock House Tom Boone, grandfather of the- Lubboek man, was born in an old rock house near the city of St. Louis, which was then the last seminal of civilization on the Western frontier and where Lewia ajnd Clark stopped for a brief rest while on their historical expedition. Daniel lived in a losr cabin, separated a few feet from the rock house Spirit ''Here .Following the death of Daniel Daniel Boone, September 26. 1820, Nathaniel and his family returned returned to South Carolina. After growing to manhood. Tom Boone moved to Alabama and Inter to Mississippi, where James Boone. father of W. T. Boone, was bom. James Boone was killed In the battle of Vlcksburg, Miss., during during the Civil War. His sis brothers brothers survived the conflict.. w. T. Boone, who was 13 years old at close of thc Civil war. was born In Okoiona, Miss., where h« waa married. He moved to Ladonta, Tex., in 3881 and to Lubboek in 1895. oil on two I , A. Morton, tried I>»ceKdants of Daniel Boone U TJ-,_,- the j check j Hilj hard,

Clipped from Lubbock Avalanche-Journal02 Feb 1930, SunPage 21

Lubbock Avalanche-Journal (Lubbock, Texas)02 Feb 1930, SunPage 21
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