Susan Mildred Boyd

19 November 1877–9 August 1944 (Age 66)
Christian, Kentucky, United States

The Life of Susan Mildred

When Susan Mildred Boyd was born on 19 November 1877, in Christian, Kentucky, United States, her father, George Ennis Boyd, was 46 and her mother, Susan Adeline Fuller, was 37. She married James Bryon Cansler on 2 May 1896, in Christian, Kentucky, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 daughters. She lived in Magisterial District 7, Christian, Kentucky, United States for about 40 years. She died on 9 August 1944, in Christian, Kentucky, United States, at the age of 66, and was buried in Hamby Cemetery, Crofton, Christian, Kentucky, United States.

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Family Time Line

James Bryon Cansler
Susan Mildred Boyd
Marriage: 2 May 1896
Bessie Lee Cansler
Bertie Cansler
Grace Estelle Cansler

Spouse and Children

2 May 1896
Christian, Kentucky, United States


    Bessie Lee Cansler


    Bertie Cansler



Parents and Siblings



    Mary Elizabeth Boyd


    Manerva Ann Boyd


    Druary Boyd




+8 More Children

World Events (8)

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 4

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.
1892 · The Radio is invented

Age 15

Kentucky native Nathan Stubblefield invented the radio in 1892
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 19

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.

Name Meaning

Scottish: habitational name from the island of Bute in the Firth of Clyde, the Gaelic name of which is Bód (genitive Bóid).

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Sources (3)

  • Mildred Jones in household of R L Jones, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Mildred Cansler in household of James B Cansler, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Mildred Jones in household of Robert L Jones, "United States Census, 1920"

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