Type of Officer: City Marshal
Jurisdiction: Ogden
County: Riley
Death Date: 12/12/1866
Added to Memorial: 1987
Circumstances of Death: Gunshot
Boller, marshal of Ogden, observed some soldiers entering the house of a female citizen. The story, as related by the newspapers, indicated that the soldiers intended to “assault” the woman. One soldier was stationed on the porch to guard the entrance. Marshal Boller ordered him out, whereupon the solder shot and killed the marshal. Citizens of Ogden shot and wounded at least one of the suspects.