The Boone family was the first pioneer family to come to Kentucky.
Squire Boone Sr. was born in England in 1696. Squire’s parents were George Boone and Mary Maugridge.
In 1717, Squire, along with his brother George and sister Sarah, had traveled to America ahead of their parents. They landed in Pennsylvania.
After his parents arrived in America they lived in Pennsylvania until their deaths. His mother died in 1740 and his father died in 1744 in Pennsylvania.