Ann Boyack

20 May 1830–7 September 1914 (Age 84)
Forfar, Forfarshire, Scotland, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Ann

When Ann Boyack was born on 20 May 1830, in Forfar, Forfarshire, Scotland, United Kingdom, her father, James Boyack Sr., was 24 and her mother, Elizabeth Mealmaker, was 25. She married James Ririe on 23 November 1855, in Springville, Utah, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 5 daughters. She lived in Riverdale, Weber, Utah, United States in 1870 and West Weber, Weber, Utah, United States in 1880. In 1870, at the age of 40, her occupation is listed as 1910. She died on 7 September 1914, in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States, at the age of 84, and was buried in Ogden City Cemetery, Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

James Ririe
Ann Boyack
Marriage: 23 November 1855
Margaret Ann Ririe
James Boyack Ririe
David Ririe
William Ririe
Alexander Ririe
Elizabeth Ririe
George Ririe
Mary Ririe
Isabelle Ririe
Joseph Ririe
Hyrum Ririe
Agnes Ririe

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    23 November 1855Springville, Utah, Utah, United States
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    World Events (8)

    Age 13
    Dickens A Christmas Carol was first published.
    Age 20
    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
    1854 · Great North of Scotland Railway
    Age 24
    Being one of the two smallest railways in 1923, the Great North of Scotland Railway carried its first passengers from Kittybrewster to Huntly in 1854. In the 1880s the railways were refurbished to give express services to the suburban parts in Aberdeen. There were junctions with the Highland Railway established to help connect Aberdeenshire, Banffshire and Moray counties. The railway started to deliver goods from the North Sean and from the whisky distilleries in Speyside. With the implementation of bus services and the purchase of the British Railway the Great North of Scotland Railway was discontinued.

    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

    James Boyack Sr,

    Biography of James Boyack Sr. Written by Ida Boyack Whiting (granddaughter) James Boyack, Sr., was born August 25, 1805 at Mains Parish, Forfarshire (now Angus), Scotland. He was the son of Willi …

    Sources (49)

    • Anna Ririe, "United States Census, 1910"
    • Ann Boyack in entry for Joseph Ririe and Edna Crowther Jones, "Utah, Weber County Marriages, 1887-1939"
    • Ann Boyack in entry for Agnes Ririe Burnett, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1956"

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