When Mary Mealmaker Boyack was born on 23 February 1840, in Dundee, Scotland, United Kingdom, her father, James Boyack Sr., was 34 and her mother, Elizabeth Mealmaker, was 34. She married John Robertson on 29 April 1856, in Spanish Fork, Utah, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 7 daughters. She immigrated to Utah, United States in 1855 and lived in Strathmartine, Forfarshire, Scotland, United Kingdom in 1841 and San Jose, Santa Clara, California, United States in 1880. She died on 27 September 1915, in Spanish Fork, Utah, Utah, United States, at the age of 75, 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.
Mary Mealmaker Boyack Robertson Compiled by Barbara Engh Postma She was my great-grandmother on my mothers side. She was born in Dundee, Scotland on 23 February 1840. Her father was - James Boy …
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