Category Archives: Boss

Andrew J. Boss Obituary

BOSS: In Detroit, Minn., on Wednesday, March 25th, 1891, of heart disease, ANDREW JACKSON BOSS, age 52 years. There were many expressions of surprise, sorrow and sympathy for the family last Wednesday morning as the news was passed from one … Continue reading

Posted in Boss, Deaths | Leave a comment

Boss Family Census Extractions

1850 U.S. Census for Ellisburgh, Jefferson County, New York: Charity Boss, age 52, female, born in Rhode Island Hannah Boss, age 15, female (place of birth not given) Andrew Boss, agd 11, male (place of birth not given SOURCE: New … Continue reading

Posted in Boss | Leave a comment

Boss Family Cemetery Records and Grave Markers

Good Evening, Several members of the Boss Family are buried in Oak Grove Cemetery in Detroit Lakes, Minnesota. The cemetery records list: Boss, Andrew J. (S/Wm-Charity), Age 52, March 21, 1891 Boss, Charles B. (S/Andrew), Age 72, November 22, 1947 … Continue reading

Posted in Boss, Deaths, Minnesota, Pictures | Leave a comment

Andrew J. Boss, Military Service

My last post about Andrew Boss covered his enlistment and muster into the Union army during the Civil War. Here, then is the story of his military service. During his service Andrew was present at the Field of Shiloh (Tennessee) … Continue reading

Posted in Boss | Leave a comment

Andrew Jackson Boss

My Great-Grandfather Andrew Jackson Boss was born about 1838-1839 in Lewis County New York. This is according to the Volunteer Enlistment form dated January 18, 1864 on the occasion of his second enlistment into the Union Army. He was 25 … Continue reading

Posted in Boss | Leave a comment

A New Day, A New Family Story

May 9, 2008 Hello Everyone, In the coming weeks I’ll be posting information on the Boss family, my Mother’s maternal ancestral line. I have lots and lots to share so it’ll take some time to tell all the stories as … Continue reading

Posted in Boss | Leave a comment