Gladys Byerly

Brief Life History of Gladys

When Gladys Byerly was born on 23 February 1904, in Union Township, Madison, Ohio, United States, her father, Augustus Byerly, was 19 and her mother, Maude Elsie Guthrie, was 20. She married Homer McKinley Francis on 23 December 1922, in Madison, Ohio, United States. She lived in Madison, Ohio, United States in 1935 and Somerford Township, Madison, Ohio, United States in 1940. She died in 1969, in Summerford, Madison, Ohio, United States, at the age of 65, and was buried in Somerford Cemetery, Summerford, Madison, Ohio, United States.

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Family Time Line

Clarence Roscoe Davis
1905–1999
Gladys Byerly
1904–1969
Marriage: 1955

Sources (5)

  • Gladys M Francis in household of Homer M Francis, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Gladys Byerly, "Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-2016"
  • Gladys N Byerly in household of Gusta Byerly, "United States Census, 1910"

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World Events (8)

1906 · Saving Food Labels

The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.

1906 · Licencing Butchers

A law that makes it a crime to misbrand meat being sold as food, and ensures that the meat is slaughtered and processed under sanitary conditions.

1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.

Name Meaning

English (Hampshire): habitational name from Bierley in Whitwell (Isle of Wight).

English: variant of Birley, a habitational name from Birley (in Ecclesfield, Yorkshire), East or North Bierley (Yorkshire), or Birley (Derbyshire). In post-medieval records the Yorkshire surname was frequently spelled Burley. See Bierly .

Americanized form of German Beierle or of some other similar (like-sounding) surname. Compare Bierly and Byerley .

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

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