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Myra Chadwick Bosworth Akerley
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Birth: Dec. 13, 1861
New Bedford
Bristol County
Massachusetts, USA
Death: Sep. 25, 1952
Suffolk County
Massachusetts, USA

Born in New Bedford, Mass., Myra was the daughter of William and Almira (Chadwick) Bosworth. Myra was married first to Walter Girdwood Viall, November 29, 1883 in New Bedford, Mass.

Walter and Myra were actually 6th cousins, both having descended from Jonathan Bosworth, Jr. and Hannah Howland, whose parents John & Elizabeth (Tilley) Howland were passengers on the Mayflower.

They were the parents of two daughters:
Emily P. (Viall) Billingham (18991976) and
Margaret Heggie Viall (19011901)

Myra was married second to Oliver L. Akerley, October 15, 1915 in Reading, Mass. as his second wife.
Family links: 
  William Bosworth (1826 - 1905)
  Almira Chadwick Bosworth (1825 - 1920)
  Walter Girdwood Viall (1861 - 1909)
  Oliver L Akerley (1858 - 1930)
  Margaret Heggie Viall (1901 - 1901)*
  Willard Eldridge Bosworth (1850 - 1928)*
  Mary Emma Bosworth Hathaway (1853 - 1942)*
  Ruby Merrihew Bosworth Tripp (1856 - 1940)*
  Harriet Luce Bosworth (1860 - 1888)*
  Myra Chadwick Bosworth Akerley (1861 - 1952)
  Sarah Andrews Bosworth Colony (1864 - 1951)*
  Carrie Frances Bosworth Coffin (1867 - 1948)*
*Calculated relationship
Laurel Hill Cemetery
Middlesex County
Massachusetts, USA
Plot: Lot: 905_0808, Grave: 3
Created by: AngelWings
Record added: Oct 04, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 98278281
Myra Chadwick <i>Bosworth</i> Akerley
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In remembrance of my 2nd great grand Aunt Myra.
- J.Bosworth
 Added: Sep. 23, 2013
Thank you for transfer of this memorial.
- J.Bosworth
 Added: Mar. 19, 2013

- J.Bosworth
 Added: Dec. 9, 2012

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