Ray Miller Boyack

24 November 1905–7 March 1989 (Age 83)
Spanish Fork, Utah, Utah, United States

The Life Summary of Ray Miller

When Ray Miller Boyack was born on 24 November 1905, in Spanish Fork, Utah, Utah, United States, his father, George Sinnett Boyack, was 33 and his mother, Jane Foster Bowen, was 31. He married Katherine Marie Tippetts on 14 April 1932, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. He lived in Baltimore, Baltimore, Maryland, United States in 1930 and Delta, Millard, Utah, United States in 1930. He died on 7 March 1989, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 83, and was buried in Spanish Fork City Cemetery, Spanish Fork, Utah, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Ray Miller Boyack
Katherine Marie Tippetts
Marriage: 14 April 1932
Betsey Jane Boyack
James Ray Boyack
Wallace Tippetts Boyack

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    14 April 1932Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    1906 · Saving Food Labels
    Age 1
    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.
    1908 · The Salt Lake City Union Pacific Depot
    Age 3
    Being listed on the National Register of Historic Places, The Salt Lake City Union Pacific Depot dates to the more prosperous era in the history of American railroad travel. Originally called the Union Station, it was jointly constructed by the San Pedro, Los Angeles and Salt Lake Railroads and the Oregon Short Line. The platforms behind the station ran north-to-south, parallel to the first main line built in the Salt Lake Valley. When Amtrak was formed in 1971, it took over the passenger services at the station, but all trains were moved to the Rio Grande station after it joined Amtrak. In January 2006, The Depot was opened as a shopping center that housed shops, restaurants and music venues.
    Age 22
    Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.

    Name Meaning

    Scottish (Angus): habitational name from a lost place in Angus. It has been recorded in Scotland since the 16th century.Americanized form of Polish Bojak: unexplained.

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

    Story Highlight

    I Remember Dad

    TRIBUTE TO RAY BOYACK I remember Dad Dad is gone now. But the concept of “Dad” remains, defined for me by a collection of short clips of life, just moments, really – images which meant “Dad” when he …

    Sources (34)

    • Ray M Boyack in household of Geo Smith Boyack, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
    • Ray Miller Boyack, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1937"
    • Ray M. Boyack in entry for Betsey Jane Boyack, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1956"

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