Eva May Keeton

11 March 1882–3 January 1978 (Age 95)
Maryville,, Iowa

The Life of Eva May

When Eva May Keeton was born on 11 March 1882, her father, Isaiah Stephen Keeton, was 38 and her mother, Mary Jane Reece, was 37. She married Arthur Lot Boyer on 4 November 1899, in Shawnee, Kansas, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 4 daughters. She lived in Monmouth Township, Shawnee, Kansas, United States in 1910 and Burlington, Coffey, Kansas, United States for about 10 years. She died on 3 January 1978, in Hiawatha, Brown, Kansas, United States, at the age of 95, and was buried in Hiawatha, Brown, Kansas, United States.

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Arthur Lot Boyer
Eva May Keeton
Marriage: 4 November 1899
Byron Ora Boyer
Vira Althea Boyer
Connie Evelyn Boyer
Charles A Boyer
Doris M Boyer Wenger
Lester Emmett Boyer
Flora Helen Boyer
Lawnie Loren Boyer

Spouse and Children

4 November 1899
Shawnee, Kansas, United States


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World Events (8)


Age 4

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
1886 · Giving Working Men a Union

Age 4

The largest union group in the United States during the first half of the 20th century. It still exists today but merged with The Congress of Industrial Organization.
1907 · Not for profit elections

Age 25

The first act prohibiting monetary contributions to political campaigns by major corporations.

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from a place called Ketton in Durham or one in Rutland or from Keaton in Ermington, Devon. The first is named from the Old English personal name Catta or the Old Norse personal name Káti + Old English tūn ‘settlement’; the second is probably from an old river name or tribal name Cētan (possibly a derivative of Celtic cēd ‘wood’) + Old English ēa ‘river’; and the last possibly from Cornish kee ‘hedge’, ‘bank’ + Old English tūn.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Eva Boyer in household of A L Boyer, "Kansas State Census, 1925"
  • Eva Boyer in household of A L Boyer, "Kansas State Census, 1925"
  • Eva M Boyer in household of Isaiah S Keeton, "United States Census, 1900"

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