"Frank Boicourt was born in [McLean County] Illinois Dec 14, 1866. Moved with his parents [Jefferson Boicourt and Nancy Crews Monroe] in 1880 to a farm one mile southeast of Beulah, [Crawford Co.] Kansas. He learned the plasterers trade and worked at it in Fort Scott, Girard and Beulah. Also in Columbus where he worked on the court house now standing. He was a resident of Crawford County 75 years. Coming to Cherokee in 1911 where he remained until he moved to Baxter Springs, Kas., in September 1950 where he resided until his death Jan 29, 1953. Interment was in the Cherokee cemetery. He was the last remaining member of a family of five, three boys and two girls. He leaves ten nephews and nieces, Wilson Lindsey, Nat Lindsey and Mrs. Nellie Austin of Baxter Springs. Frank Lindsey of Springfield, Mo. Mrs. Lillie Gann of Woodlake, Calif, Barry Boicourt and Mrs May Ferrier of Portland, Ore. also Fred Boicourt of New York state. Chester Boicourt of Springfield, Or. and Mrs. Beulah Weaver of Clayton, Mo. He was a quiet unassuming person well like by all who knew him." Transcriber Notes: This obituary (source unknown) was transcribed from the GEDCOM of Beulah Belle (Boicourt) Pieroni received June, 1994. Beulah is a great niece of Frank Boicourt. Evelyn Swan is a 1st cousin 2 removed of Frank. Wilson Lindsey, Nat Lindsey, Nellie (Lindsey) Austin, Frank Lindsey and Lillie (Lindsey) Gann are children of Frank Boicourt's sister Anna Serena (Boicourt) Lindsey. Barent "Barry" Jefferson Boicourt, Maymie "May" Aurelia (Boicourt) Ferrier and Alfred "Fred" Evan Boicourt are children of Frank Boicourt's brother Beverly Simpson Boicourt. Chester Boicourt and Beulah (Boicourt) Weaver are children of Frank Boicourt's brother Arthur Boicourt.