Boyd Francis Keele

15 May 1904–3 February 1991 (Age 86)
Blackfoot, Bingham, Idaho, United States

The Life of Boyd Francis

When Boyd Francis Keele was born on 15 May 1904, in Blackfoot, Bingham, Idaho, United States, his father, Joseph Francis 'Joe' Keele, was 24 and his mother, Thelma Lear Taylor, was 20. He married Marjorie Ella Maxey on 24 April 1943, in Butte, Idaho, United States. He immigrated to Sweet Grass, Montana, United States in 1935 and lived in Mackay, Custer, Idaho, United States in 1930 and Mackay Election Precinct, Custer, Idaho, United States in 1940. He died on 3 February 1991, in Moore, Butte, Idaho, United States, at the age of 86, and was buried in Moore, Butte, Idaho, United States.

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Boyd Francis Keele
Marjorie Ella Maxey
Marriage: 24 April 1943

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    Marjorie Ella Maxey


24 April 1943
Butte, Idaho, United States

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World Events (8)

1906 · Saving Food Labels

Age 2

The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.
1910 · Glacier National Park Established

Age 6

Congress established Glacier National Park on May 11, 1910. The park is located in the northern part of Montana on the Canada- US border. It covers 1 million acres, has over a hundred lakes, over a thousand different plant species, and over a hundred animal species. Previously the area had been occupied by the Blackfoot and Flathead people.

Age 23

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.

Name Meaning

English and possibly also Irish: variant spelling of Keel .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Boyd Keele in household of J F Keele, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Boyd Keele in household of Joe Keele, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Boyd Keele in household of Joseph F Keele, "United States Census, 1930"

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