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Mary Ellen Giffin Boyce
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Birth: Aug. 14, 1822
Washington County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: May 20, 1912
Miller County
Missouri, USA

Mrs Richard Boyce Dies
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Mrs Richard Boyce died at her home near Eldon, March 20, 1912.
Mary Giffin was born in Washington County, Pa., August 14, 1821, and was married to Richard Boyce October 9, 1845. In The spring of 1866 she came with her husband and family to Miller County.
She, with her husband who preceeded her to the better land more than 2 years ago were faithful members of the Methodist church for many years.
She was the mother of eight children, four of whom survive her; they are Issac N. of Versailles, Mrs J.A. White amd Mrs Ora Duzan of Eldon and Mrs G.L. Wright of this place. There are 22 grandchildren and 6 great grand children, besides a host of friends to mourn her loss.
Of a family of twelve only one sister survives her.
Funeral services were conducted at the Methodist church in Eldon March 22 by Eld. David McCombs of the Baptist church, her regular pastor being absent. After the services her body was laid to rest by the side of her husband in Eldon Cemetery. 
 
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 Parents:
  John Giffin (1785 - 1870)
  Jane Hanson Giffin (1789 - 1859)
 
 Spouse:
  Richard R Boyce (1817 - 1909)
 
 Children:
  Issac N Boyce (1846 - 1941)*
  Mary Emma Boyce Wright (1856 - 1943)*
  Margaret Boyce Duzan (1865 - 1957)*
 
 Siblings:
  Andrew Harvey Giffin (1805 - 1896)*
  Margaret Giffin (1807 - 1831)*
  Jane Giffin Young (1809 - 1895)*
  Alice Ann Giffin Ballantine (1811 - 1895)*
  Nancy Giffin Hanson (1813 - 1890)*
  John Webster Giffin (1815 - 1902)*
  John Webster Giffin (1815 - 1902)*
  Jacob Hanson Giffin (1818 - 1842)*
  William Giffin (1820 - 1911)*
  Mary Ellen Giffin Boyce (1822 - 1912)
  Thomas Giffin (1824 - 1901)*
  Rebecca B. Giffin Rutherford (1827 - 1882)*
  Sarah Ann Giffin Rutherford (1829 - 1913)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Eldon Cemetery
Eldon
Miller County
Missouri, USA
 
Created by: Kathy Topping
Record added: Jan 02, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 32575619
Mary Ellen <i>Giffin</i> Boyce
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Mary Ellen <i>Giffin</i> Boyce
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Mary Ellen <i>Giffin</i> Boyce
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 Added: Jan. 2, 2009
 
 
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