When Joseph Gibson Boyack was born on 1 July 1842, in Scotland, United Kingdom, his father, James Boyack Sr., was 36 and his mother, Elizabeth Mealmaker, was 37. He married Jessie Archibald on 6 December 1861, in Utah, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 7 daughters. He died on 21 October 1924, in Spanish Fork, Utah, Utah, United States, at the age of 82, and was buried in Spanish Fork City Cemetery, Spanish Fork, Utah, Utah, United States.
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.
Behind the 3rd ward LDS church building in Spanish Fork. It as origionally Joseph Gibson Boyacks home. Their daughter and her husband, Mary May & Charles Wood lived with them in their later years. …
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