Beulah Fannie Boyer

Brief Life History of Beulah Fannie

When Beulah Fannie Boyer was born on 15 October 1885, in Sunflower, Mississippi, United States, her father, Charles Emmett Boyer, was 30 and her mother, Alice Favor Bradley, was 23. She married Dr. Ernest Eraine Shivers on 16 January 1911, in Bolivar, Mississippi, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 5 daughters. She lived in Boyle, Bolivar, Mississippi, United States in 1920 and Justice Precinct 4, Lee, Texas, United States in 1940. She died on 6 July 1985, in Davis, Murray, Oklahoma, United States, at the age of 99.

Photos and Memories (0)

Photos and Memories

Do you know Beulah Fannie? Do you have a story about her that you would like to share? Sign In or Create a FREE Account

Family Time Line

Dr. Ernest Eraine Shivers
1881–1944
Beulah Fannie Boyer
1885–1985
Marriage: 16 January 1911
Doroth Shivers
1905–
Elise Ernestine Shivers
1912–1914
Gerald Woodrow Shivers
1913–2004
Delores Shivers
1918–2010
Ernest E Shivers Jr
1919–
Imgomar Aileen Shivers
1921–
Imogene Shivers
1924–2019

Sources (17)

  • Unknown, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Beulah F. Shivers in the U.S., Find A Grave Index, 1600s
  • Mrs E E Shivers in entry for Imogene Shivers, "Oklahoma, School Records, 1895-1936"

World Events (8)

1886

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.

1907 · Boll Weevil Destroys Most the Cotton Crop

When the boll weevil threatened most the Mississippi Delta, it put the state’s cotton crop in peril. By the time the boll weevil reached Mississippi it had already destroyed four million bales of cotton. This added up to $238 million at the time or about 6 billion in present day. The boll weevil depends on cotton for every stage of its life.

1912 · The Girl Scouts

Like the Boy Scouts of America, The Girl Scouts is a youth organization for girls in the United States. Its purpose is to prepare girls to empower themselves and by acquiring practical skills.

Name Meaning

French: regional variant of Bouvier ‘herdsman’. This surname is also found in Haiti. Compare Bouyea and Boyea .

Altered form of German Bayer or Beyer .

German: habitational name for someone from Boye (near Celle-Hanover).

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

Possible Related Names

Discover Even More

As a nonprofit, we offer free help to those looking to learn the details of their family story.

Create a FREE Account

Search for Another Deceased Ancestor

Share this with your family and friends.