Margary Waterhouse

10 December 1832–20 January 1903 (Age 70)
Dundee, Forfarshire, Scotland, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Margary

When Margary Waterhouse was born on 10 December 1832, in Dundee, Forfarshire, Scotland, United Kingdom, her father, Thomas Waterhouse, was 37 and her mother, Isabella Donaldson, was 37. She married James Boyack Jr on 23 November 1855, in Springville, Utah, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 6 daughters. She died on 20 January 1903, in Spanish Fork, Utah, Utah, United States, at the age of 70, and was buried in Spanish Fork City Cemetery, Spanish Fork, Utah, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

James Boyack Jr
Margary Waterhouse
Marriage: 23 November 1855
James Alexander Boyack
Margary Ann Boyack
Elizabeth Mealmaker Boyack
Mary Jane Boyack
Jemima Elizabeth Boyack
Deseret Waterhouse Boyack
Isabella Donaldson Boyack
George Sinnett Boyack
Ralph Banks Boyack

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    23 November 1855Springville, Utah, Utah, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    1836 · Remember the Alamo
    Age 4
    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 18
    Named after the early pioneer leader Daniel C. Davis the County was established as a territory in 1850.The territorial legislature created Davis County in 1852 and designated its County seat at Farmington-midway between boundaries-the Weber River on the north and the mouth of the Jordan River on the south. Westward the County includes a portion of the Great Salt Lake-its largest island on which Antelope Island State Park is now located.During first half-century Davis County grew slowly.It supported a hardy pioneer people engaged in irrigation agriculture and raising livestock.The Utah Central Railroad(now the Union Pacific crossed the County from Ogden on the north to Salt Lake City on the south in 1870 and offered welcome transportation links to bring manufactured products.This was the beginning of a transition in the County's history that led to mechanized agriculture, a surge of commerce, banking, and local business along with improved roads, new water systems, and the electrification of homes and business
    1857 · Bountiful Tabernacle Groundbreaking
    Age 25
    The groundbreaking of the Bountiful Tabernacle began with the dedicatory prayer given by Lorenzo Snow on a cold February morning in 1857. The building was designed by Augustus Farnham.

    Name Meaning

    English (mainly Yorkshire, Lancashire, and Midlands): topographic name for someone who lived in a house by a stretch of water, from Middle English water ‘water’ + hous ‘house’.History: Richard Waterhouse, a tanner from Yorkshire, England, emigrated to Portsmouth, NH, in 1669.

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

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    Margary Waterhouse Boyack

    Life of Margary Waterhouse Boyack By her daughter Elizabeth Evans Margary Waterhouse Boyack, the daughter of Thomas Waterhouse and Isabella Donaldson, was born December 10, 1833 in Dundee, Scotlan …

    Sources (29)

    • Margary Waterhouse for Mary Howells (26 September 1939) , "California, County Birth and Death Records, 1800-1994"
    • Margerie W Boyack, "United States Census, 1900"
    • Margary Waterhouse in entry for Margary Ann Kinder, "Utah, Salt Lake County Death Records, 1849-1949"

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