Honorable George Boal, Penn State University Founder

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George Boal

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Birthplace: Antrim, Ballymena, Ballymena, Northern Ireland, United Kingdom
Death: July 08, 1867 (70)
Boalsburg, Centre County, Pennsylvania, United States
Place of Burial: State College, Centre County, Pennsylvania, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Captain David Boal and Nancy Boal
Husband of Nancy Boal and Elizabeth Johnston Boal
Father of Honorable David C. Boal; Susanna Foster; Nancy Young Clark; James Wilson Boal; George Jack Boal, Esq and 4 others
Brother of Elizabeth Brisbin; John Boal; Mary Ann Biddle and David Boal, Jr

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About Honorable George Boal, Penn State University Founder

George was a farmer and in 1855, was one of the founders of the Farmers High School, the forerunner of Penn State University. PSU

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Honorable George Boal, Penn State University Founder's Timeline

1796
July 16, 1796
Ballymena, Ballymena, Northern Ireland, United Kingdom
1822
March 27, 1822
Age 25
1825
1825
Age 28
1827
November 2, 1827
Age 31
Boalsburg, Centre County, Pennsylvania, United States
1835
October 4, 1835
Age 39
Boalsburg, Centre County, Pennsylvania, United States
1835
Age 38
1839
1839
Age 42
Pennsylvania, United States
1847
November 15, 1847
Age 51
1848
January 8, 1848
Age 51
1867
July 8, 1867
Age 70
Boalsburg, Centre County, Pennsylvania, United States