Gustavus Boggess was born in 1853 in Muhlenberg County, Kentucky. He lived less than a year. Gustavus died on June 12, 1854 in the county of his birth.
The death record for Gustavus states that he was a slave, belonging to, or being fathered by, Presley M. Boggess. The cause of death listed was “malformation of [the] brain.”
Notes for Gustavus Boggess
Birth & Death: Ancestry.com. Kentucky, Death Records, 1852-1953 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2007.