Daniel Boyer

Brief Life History of Daniel

Daniel Boyer was born from 1793 to 1794, in Germany. He married Mary Ann Bush in 1850, in Berks, Pennsylvania, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 6 daughters. He lived in Derry Township, Westmoreland, Pennsylvania, United States for about 20 years. He died in 1875.

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Family Time Line

Daniel Boyer
1793–1875
Mary Ann Bush
1808–1872
Marriage: 1850
Elizabeth Boyer
1826–
Lottie Boyer
1854–
Margaret Byers
1828–
Nancy Boyer
1830–
Sarah Boyer
1834–
Daniel Bush Boyer
1836–1882
Rachael Jane Boyers
1843–1927
George Washington Boyer
1845–1922
Wilford Henry Boyer
1850–1892

Sources (3)

  • Daniel Byres, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Daniel Boyer in entry for Rachael Jane Eakman, "California, County Birth and Death Records, 1800-1994"
  • Daniel Byers, "United States Census, 1850"

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World Events (8)

1794 · Creating the Eleventh Amendment

The Eleventh Amendment restricts the ability of any people to start a lawsuit against the states in federal court.

1813 · Germans defeat Napolean in Leipzig

On Oct 19, 1813, Germany defeats Napolean. The commanding officer for the Allied side was Prince Karl Phillipp Schwarzenberg.

1819 · Panic! of 1819

With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 

Name Meaning

French: regional variant of Bouvier ‘herdsman’. This surname is also found in Haiti. Compare Bouyea and Boyea .

Altered form of German Bayer or Beyer .

German: habitational name for someone from Boye (near Celle-Hanover).

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

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