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Crest

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"BOGGS. Local. There is Boggs near Pencaitland, Midlothian. Gilbert Boggis recorded in the parish of Beith, 1559 (Laing, 704). Euphaim Boiges was married in Edinburgh, 1601 (Edinb. Marr.), and William Boggs is recorded in Mains of Gorthy, 1702 (Dunblane). "(The surnames of Scotland. George Fraser Black, 1866-1948)

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Some Famous People with the surname of Boggs

Wikipedia Thomas Hale Boggs, Sr.
Wikipedia Wade Anthony Boggs (born June 15, 1958) is a former third baseman in Major League Baseball, primarily with the Boston Red Sox.
Wikipedia Lilburn Williams Boggs (December 14, 1796March 14, 1860) was the Governor of Missouri from 1836 to 1840.
Wikipedia Marie Corinne Morrison Claiborne Boggs, usually known as Lindy Boggs (born March 13, 1916) is a United States political figure who served as a member of the U.
Wikipedia Moran Lee "Dock" Boggs (February 7, 1898 ? February 7, 1971) was an influential old-time singer, songwriter and banjo player.
Wikipedia Rear Admiral Charles Stuart Boggs (28 January 1811 ? 22 April 1877) served in the United States Navy during the Mexican-American War and the American Civil War.
Wikipedia James Caleb "Cale" Boggs (May 15, 1909 - March 26, 1993) was an American lawyer and politician from Claymont, in New Castle County, Delaware.
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Wikipedia Phillip ("Phil") George Boggs (December 29, 1949 ? July 4, 1990) was a diver from the United States, who won the gold medal in the springboard event at the 1976 Summer Olympics in Montreal, Canada.
Wikipedia Richard Pryde Boggs (1933 ? March 6, 2003) was a California neurologist who was sentenced to life in prison in 1990 for his part in an insurance scheme that involved murdering a man and then giving the victim another person's identity in order to collect a $1.
Wikipedia Bill Boggs (born William Boggs III on July 11, 1944 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania) is an American television presenter and journalist.
Wikipedia Brandon Kyle Boggs (born January 9, 1983, in) is a Major League Baseball outfielder for the Texas Rangers.
Wikipedia William Robertson Boggs (March 18, 1829 ? September 11, 1911) was a general in the Confederate States Army during the American Civil War.
Wikipedia William Brenton Boggs, OC, OBE (born December 18 1918) is a former pioneering Canadian leader in military and commercial aviation.
Wikipedia Winthrop Smillie Boggs (1902-1974) was a philatelist renowned for his expertise and philatelic writing.
Wikipedia Hampton Edward Boggs (17 August 1921, Garvin, Oklahoma - 31 January 1953, Truax Field, Wisconsin) was the United States 2nd highest scoring air ace with the 459th Fighter Squardron, 80th Fighter Group during the China - Burma - India (CBI) campaign during World War II and served as a pilot during the Korean War.

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