Mary Boyes Walker

21 December 1885–16 December 1953 (Age 67)
Lewisville, Jefferson, Idaho, United States

The Life of Mary Boyes

When Mary Boyes Walker was born on 21 December 1885, in Lewisville, Jefferson, Idaho, United States, her father, Don Carlos Walker, was 27 and her mother, Ann Taylor Boyes, was 27. She married Orrin Monroe Myler on 25 November 1908, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 6 daughters. She lived in World in 1935 and Idaho Falls Election Precinct 2, Bonneville, Idaho, United States in 1940. She died on 16 December 1953, in Idaho Falls, Bonneville, Idaho, United States, at the age of 67, and was buried in Lewisville, Jefferson, Idaho, United States.

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Family Time Line

Orrin Monroe Myler
1885–1974
Mary Boyes Walker
1885–1953
Marriage: 25 November 1908
Gwendolin Myler
1909–1972
Mary Myler
1911–2001
Elizabeth Myler
1913–1998
Alice Myler
1916–1917
Orrin Monroe Myler Jr.
1918–2009
Leonora Ann Myler
1920–2008
Louie Elaine Myler
1923–2003

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
25 November 1908
Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
children

(7)

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Parents and Siblings

siblings

(11)

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World Events (8)

1886

Age 1

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
1892

Age 7

Historical Boundaries - 1892: Bingham, Idaho, United States; 1893: Fremont, Idaho, United States; 1919: Clark, Idaho, United States
1903 · Department of Commerce and Labor

Age 18

A short-lived Cabinet department which was concerned with controlling the excesses of big business. Later being split and the Secretary of Commerce and Labor splitting into two separate positions.

Name Meaning

English (especially Yorkshire) and Scottish: occupational name for a fuller, Middle English walkere, Old English wealcere, an agent derivative of wealcan ‘to walk, tread’. This was the regular term for the occupation during the Middle Ages in western and northern England. Compare Fuller and Tucker . As a Scottish surname it has also been used as a translation of Gaelic Mac an Fhucadair ‘son of the fuller’.

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

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Story Highlight

Mary Boyes Walker

Mary, daughter of Don Carlos and Ann Taylor Boyes Walker, may have been the first white child born in Lewisville, Idaho. Her mother was one of her school teachers. Mary was known during her school yea …

Sources (3)

  • Mary Boyce Walker Myler in household of Orrin M Myler, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • Mary B Walker Myler in household of Orin Monroe Myler, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • Mary B Myler in household of Orrin Monroe Myler, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"

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