Monday, August 22, 2011

Paul Lemuel Boggess (1898-1978)

Paul Lemuel Boggess

Paul Lemuel Boggess was born on February 25, 1898, presumably in Boggess, Muhlenberg County, Kentucky.  He was the only child born to James Lemuel Boggess and Tennessee Allen.  James was raised on the family farm in Greenville, Muhlenberg County.

On September 12, 1918, Paul enlisted for service during World War I.  He was working for his father as a farmer at that time.  He was of medium height and slender build, with grey eyes and light hair.

Paul Lemuel Boggess died on April 7, 1978 in Greenville, Muhlenberg County, Kentucky.  He was 80 years old at his death.

Notes for Paul Lemuel Boggess

Birth, Occupation, Physical Description, and Residence in 1918: World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918 [database online]. Provo, UT:, 2005.  Original data: National Archives and Records Administration. World War I Selective Service System Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918. M1509, 4,582 rolls. National Archives and Records Administration, Washington, D.C.

Death:  Kentucky Death Index, 1911-2000 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2000. Original data: Commonwealth of Kentucky, Health Data Branch, Division of Epidemiology and Health Planning. Kentucky Death Index, 1911-present. Frankfort, KY, USA: Kentucky Department of Information Systems. AND: Social Security Death Index [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2006. Original data: Social Security Administration. Social Security Death Index, Master File. Social Security Administration.  Number: 403-48-4958; Issue State: Kentucky; Issue Date: 1954.

Signature:  from Military Draft Card, see above

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