Abraham Booco

  • Born September 6, 1822 in Virginia.
  • Parents were ISAAC BOOCO and BETSEY HOPPES.
  • Married ANGELINE GARRINGER on February 27, 1848 in Fayette County, Ohio.
  • Abraham apparently could not write, which was not uncommon for men of his generation. He had applied for the marriage license for Samantha Garringer (Angeline's sister) and Arthemus Hendrixon, and he signed with his mark (X).
  • Died October 23, 1907.
  • Both Abraham and Angeline are buried in Fairview Cemetery, Jefferson Township, Fayette County, Ohio.


  1. IRA D. BOOCO, born in 1849; died in 1910.
  2. ISAAC BOOCO, born November 20, 1851 in Fayette County, Ohio; died April 8, 1925 in Jeffersonville, Fayette County, Ohio. Married HARRIET S. SMITH on July 26, 1875 in Fayette County, Ohio.
  3. ALBERT B. BOOCO. Married SARAH E. STRALEY on December 2, 1879 in Fayette County, Ohio, by D. Mann, M.G.
  4. CYRENA BOOCO, born in 1858 in Fayette County, Ohio; died December 23, 1909 in Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California. Married SAMUEL ALEXANDER HILL on July 28, 1880 in Fayette County, Ohio.


Fayette County marriage records