From NKAA, Notable Kentucky African Americans Database (African American Women Veterans in and from Kentucky)

Boone, Esther Jane Ingram

(born: 1937  -  died: November 5, 1987) 

Military Branch

U. S. Navy


Esther J. Ingram Boone died in Washington D.C. According to her obituary, she had formerly lived in Princeton, KY. She was the daughter of Eliza Young and Robert Ingram and the sister of June C. Ingram. She was a veteran of the U.S. Navy. 

Sources: "Esther Boone," The Paducah Sun, 11/12/1987, p. 24; "R. H. Ingram funeral today," Sun-Democrat, 10/1/1964, p. 19; and "Esther Boone," The Paducah Sun, 11/8/1987, p. 28.

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NKAA Source: The Paducah sun (newspaper)
NKAA Source: The Sun-Democrat (newspaper)
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