Born in Missouri and grew up in Wright County, Missouri.
Appears with family on US Census for Wright County, Missouri, as "George F. Boyer" in 1880.
Took his family to the Baytown area from original home in Missouri.
Journalist and newspaperman with the Houston Chronicle and founder of the Goose Creek Gasser (1918-24) which later became the Baytown Sun. Figures in The Handbook of Texas Online/Texas State Historical Association.