MB asked in Arts & HumanitiesGenealogy · 10 years ago

Need info on ancestor please...?

Name: William Bozeman

Birthplace: Greenville, SC

Death: Greenville, SC

Wife: Harriet Hunt (born in Greenville, SC 1905; still alive; father was in real estate).

Their son is Bill Bozeman.

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    Here is what I have found:

    1900 United States Federal Census 1900 United States Federal Census

    Name: William L Bozeman

    [William S Bozeman]

    Home in 1900: Austin, Greenville, South Carolina

    Age: 1

    Birth Date: 27 Apr 1899

    Birthplace: South Carolina

    Race: White

    Gender: Male

    Relationship to Head of House: Son

    Father's Name: WA*

    Father's Birthplace: South Carolina

    Mother's Name: Anna

    Mother's Birthplace: South Carolina

    Marital Status: Single

    Residence : Simpsonville Town, Greenville, South Carolina

    Occupation: View on Image

    Household Members: Name Age

    WA* Bozeman 38

    Anna Bozeman 32

    Roy H Bozeman 8

    W H Bozeman 7

    Azile Bozeman 2

    William L Bozeman 1

    Father's occupation is Farmer. The parents had been married for 9 years and had had 4 children in total all living at the time of this census.

    According to his death certificate;

    He died on 24 November 1965. His death was caused by multiple head injuries sustained when his automobile struck a utility pole on a public Highway near or in Wilmington, North Carolina. He died at Cape Fear Memorial Hospital. He was a retired Vice President of Wachovia Bank and Trust Company. He lived in the Oleander Court Apartments in Wilmington, NC. This was reported by his sister Mrs. Azile B. Stewart of 135 Park Drive in Spartansburg, South Carolina. He had never married. His middle name was Lewis. He had served in the First World War and he was the son of Wade H. Bozeman and Anna Hunt.

    1910 United States Federal Census 1910 United States Federal Census

    Name: Lewis Boyeman

    [Lewis Bozeman]

    Age in 1910: 10

    Estimated birth year: abt 1900

    Birthplace: South Carolina

    Relation to Head of House: Son

    Father's Name: Wade H

    Father's Birth Place: South Carolina

    Mother's Name: Arona

    Mother's Birth Place: South Carolina

    Home in 1910: Austin, Greenville, South Carolina

    Marital Status: Single

    Race: White

    Gender: Male

    Neighbors: View others on page

    Household Members: Name Age

    Wade H Boyeman Sr. 47

    Arona Boyeman 42

    Wade H Boyeman Jr. 17

    Azile Boyeman 12

    Lewis Boyeman 10

    The oldest child Roy might well have left the home for a home of his own or might have been working elsewhere. It is also possible that he had died since the previous census.

    1920 United States Federal Census 1920 United States Federal Census

    Name: Lewis Bozeman

    Home in 1920: Austin, Greenville, South Carolina

    Age: 20 years

    Estimated birth year: abt 1900

    Birthplace: South Carolina

    Relation to Head of House: Son

    Father's Name: Wade H

    Father's Birth Place: South Carolina

    Mother's Name: Corrie

    Mother's Birth Place: South Carolina

    Marital Status: Single

    Race: White

    Sex: Male

    Able to read: Yes

    Able to Write: Yes

    Image: 590

    Neighbors: View others on page

    Household Members: Name Age

    Wade H Bozeman 58

    Corrie Bozeman 42

    Lewis Bozeman 20

    Corrie Bozeman might be a second wife. Anna reported herself to be only about 5 years younger than her husband and had not used the name Corrie previously. Lewis in a college student at the time of this census.

    1930 United States Federal Census 1930 United States Federal Census

    Name: William Bozeman

    Home in 1930: Greenville, Greenville, South Carolina

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    Age: 27

    Estimated birth year: abt 1903

    Birthplace: South Carolina

    Relation to Head of House: Roomer

    Race: White

    Household Members: Name Age

    Charles O Allen 75

    Nannie J Allen 66

    Walter C Humphreys 48

    Romath A Humphreys 25

    C Allen Humphreys 11

    Walter C Humphreys 7

    William Bozeman 27

    J Fletcher Lowe 27

    He has made himself a few years younger than he actually is but his occupation is listed as a bank teller so I believe this is the same William Bozeman as above.

    Here is William Bozeman's father Wade's family in 1880

    1880 United States Federal Census 1880 United States Federal Census

    Name: Wade Bozeman

    Home in 1880: Fairview, Greenville, South Carolina

    Age: 18

    Estimated birth year: abt 1862

    Birthplace: South Carolina

    Relation to Head of Household: Son

    Father's birthplace: South Carolina

    Mother's Name: Eliza

    Mother's birthplace: South Carolina

    Neighbors: View others on page

    Occupation: Works In Farm

    Marital Status: Single

    Race: White

    Gender: Male

    Household Members: Name Age

    Eliza Bozeman 45

    James L. Bozeman 27

    Wade Bozeman 18

    Hattie Bozeman 14

    Minnie Bozeman 9

    And in 1870

    1870 United States Federal Census 1870 United States Federal Census

    Name: Wade Hampton Boseman

    Birth Year: abt 1861

    Age in 1870: 9

    Birthplace: South Carolina

    Home in 1870: Fairview, Greenville, South Carolina

    Race: White

    Gender: Male

    Value of real estate: View image

    Post Office: Plain

    Household Members: Name Age

    T L Boseman 40

    Eliza E D Boseman 35

    Jas L Boseman 17

    Geo A Boseman 16

    Mary J W Boseman 13

    Anna Eliza Boseman 11

    Wade Hampton Boseman 9

    Hattie K Boseman 4

    Carrie E Boseman 2

    South Ca

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