Miriam E Boyd

29 August 1899–6 October 1972 (Age 73)
Evanston, Cook, Illinois, United States

The Life of Miriam E

When Miriam E Boyd was born on 29 August 1899, in Evanston, Cook, Illinois, United States, her father, Wm. James Boyd, was 38 and her mother, Corabel Tarr, was 36. She married Charles Coolidge Parlin in 1924, in Philadelphia Monthly Meeting, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. She immigrated to New York City, New York, United States in 1951 and lived in Philadelphia Monthly Meeting, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States in 1920 and Tenafly, Palisades Township, Bergen, New Jersey, United States in 1940. She died on 6 October 1972, at the age of 73, and was buried in Ticonderoga, Essex, New York, United States.

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Family Time Line

Charles Coolidge Parlin
1898–1981
Miriam E Boyd
1899–1972
Marriage: 1924
Charles Coolidge Parlin Jr
1928–2012

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1924
Philadelphia Monthly Meeting, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
children

(1)

    Charles Coolidge Parlin Jr

    Male1928–2012Male

Parents and Siblings

siblings

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World Events (8)

1903

Age 4

The Public Service Corporation (PSC) was formed on May 6, 1903. The company began as a merger of a power company with four different trolley companies. PSC would ultimately combine with over 400 other companies.
1905 · The Movie Theater

Age 6

The world’s first movie theater was located in Pittsburgh. It was referred to as a nickelodeon as at the time it only cost 5 cents to get in. 
1919 · The Eighteenth Amendment

Age 20

The Eighteenth Amendment established a prohibition on all intoxicating liquors in the United States. As a result of the Amendment, the Prohibition made way for bootlegging and speakeasies becoming popular in many areas. The Eighteenth Amendment was then repealed by the Twenty-first Amendment. Making it the first and only amendment that has been repealed.

Name Meaning

Scottish: habitational name from the island of Bute in the Firth of Clyde, the Gaelic name of which is Bód (genitive Bóid).

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

Sources (3)

  • Miriam E Boyd in household of William Boyd, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Miriam E Boyd in household of William Boyd, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Miriam E Boyd in household of William Boyd, "United States Census, 1910"

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