Grandfather, Jacob Boney, was born August 9, 1853 in Washington County, Ohio. This photo was taken at his oldest son Irvin's home. His four sons are standing with him in birth order, oldest to youngest. Irvin born September 21, 1884; John born May 15, 1887; Stanton born September 27, 1897 and Vernon born May 16, 1901. Irvin and John were both born in Ritchie County, West Virginia. Stanton and Vernon were born after Jacob moved his family back to Noble County, Ohio.