Hannah Boyack

12 March 1835–31 January 1915 (Age 79)
Forfarshire, Scotland, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Hannah

When Hannah Boyack was born on 12 March 1835, in Forfarshire, Scotland, United Kingdom, her father, James Boyack Sr., was 29 and her mother, Elizabeth Mealmaker, was 29. She married James McFarland on 6 April 1856, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 8 daughters. She lived in Riverdale, Weber, Utah, United States in 1870. She died on 31 January 1915, in West Weber, Weber, Utah, United States, at the age of 79, and was buried in Ogden City Cemetery, Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

James McFarland
Hannah Boyack
Marriage: 6 April 1856
Elizabeth McFarland
William Boyack McFarland
Margaret McFarland
Mary McFarland
Hannah Sarah McFarland
James Boyack McFarland
Peter Fenton McFarland
Robert Boyack McFarland
Isabel McFarland
Annie Ririe McFarland
Rose McFarland
Mary McFarland

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    6 April 1856Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    1836 · Remember the Alamo
    Age 1
    Being a monumental event in the Texas Revolution, The Battle of the Alamo was a thirteen-day battle at the Alamo Mission near San Antonio. In the early morning of the final battle, the Mexican Army advanced on the Alamo. Quickly being overrun, the Texian Soldiers quickly withdrew inside the building. The battle has often been overshadowed by events from the Mexican–American War, But the Alamo gradually became known as a national battle site and later named an official Texas State Shrine.
    Age 8
    Dickens A Christmas Carol was first published.
    1857 · Police (Scotland) Act 1857
    Age 22
    The Police Act 1857 was an Act put into place by Parliament to establish a mandatory police force in every county of Scotland.

    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

    The Indians wanted little Rose

    When Rose was a very little girl (around 2 years old), one day the Indians rode up on their horses to their house. This would have been around the year 1880 and more than likely before the Indians wer …

    Sources (28)

    • Anna M Farland in household of Jas M Farland, "United States Census, 1870"
    • Hannah Boyack for daughter, Isabel McFarland and Parley Pratt Bingham (Application for License), "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1937"
    • Hannah Boyack for Robert McFarland (19 February 1934), "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1965"

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