Elva Mae Boyd

F, #1262, b. 2 May 1891, d. 30 June 1946
Father*Francis Hugh Boyd b. 25 Sep 1859, d. 14 Sep 1910
Mother*Elizabeth Ellen Birtch b. 20 Dec 1858, d. 27 Aug 1940
Relationship1st cousin 1 time removed of William Robert Thomas Boyd
     Elva Mae Boyd was born on 2 May 1891 at Washington, USA, daughter of Francis Hugh Boyd and Elizabeth Ellen Birtch.1 Elva Mae Boyd married Ralph Lawrence Coyer in 1924. Elva Mae Boyd died on 30 June 1946 at Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, USA, at age 55.2 She was buried circa 3 July 1946 at Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, USA; Forest Lawn Memorial Park, Glendale.3
     She was graduated in 1911 High School at Bellingham, Whatcom, Washington, USA.4 She was milliner with own shop in 1919. As of 1924,her married name was Coyer.
from 1930 to 1932Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, USAAs of from 1930 to 1932, Elva Mae Boyd lived at 642 W 84 St Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, USA.
from 1934 to 1936Los Angeles, California, USAAs of from 1934 to 1936, Elva Mae Boyd lived at 476 S Oakford, Laguna, Los Angeles, California, USA.
1942Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, USAAs of 1942, Elva Mae Boyd lived at 6050 Allston St., Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, USA.


Ralph Lawrence Coyer b. 18 May 1888, d. 27 Feb 1944
Marriage*Elva Mae Boyd married Ralph Lawrence Coyer in 1924. 
Last Edited11 Nov 2014


  1. [S31] Various, Genealogy Researcher,
    Linda Wallis:
    Elva Mae Boyd (2 May 1892 to 30 June 1946) She was born in New Whatcom, Whatcom, Washington, and died in Los Angeles, California. I have her married to a Ralph Lawrence Coyer in 1924. Ralph was born 18 May 1888 in Illinois and died the 27th of February 1944 in Los Angeles.
  2. [S50] Death Index,,
    Elva Mae Coyer
    California, Death Index, 1940-1997
    name:Elva Mae Coyer
    event date:30 Jun 1946
    event place:Los Angeles, California, United States
    birth date:02 May 1892
  3. [S32] Various, Grave Marker,
    Elva is buried in the Florest Lawn Memorial Park (Glendale), Los Angeles, California. Find A Grave Memorial #: 85372134
    Forest Lawn Memorial Park (Glendale)
    Los Angeles County
    California, USA
    Plot: Graceland, Lot 6921, Space 2.
  4. [S22] William Boyd, Comment,
    Bellingham High School Yearbook: Boyd, Elva class of 1911 1/2.
  5. [S11] US Federal Government, 1900 US Census,
    Boyd Francis H feb 1860 15 years married immigrated 1882 born canada millright
    Elizabeth dec 1858 2 children total and still living immigrated 1892 born canada
    Elva M may 1891 born washington in school
    Leola V oct 1893 born washington in school.
  6. [S14] US Federal Government, 1910 US Census,
    Boyd Frank 51 last birthday born canada contractor owns own home
    Eliz 52 married 26 years 2 children born and living born canada
    Elva May 18 washington
    Leola Violet 16 washington.
  7. [S16] US Federal Government, 1920 US Census,
    Boyd, Elizabeth 61 widowed born canada dressmaker in own house
    Elva M 27 washington milliner with own store.
  8. [S17] US Federal Government, 1930 US Census,
    Coyer Ralph 41 first married at 23 born illinois signal man with railway
    Elva Mae 37 first married at 32 born washington
    Martin Iva J niece 5 attending school born california.
  9. [S67] US Federal Government, 1940 US Census,
    Coyer Ralph age 50 born Illinois occupation electrical tower service
    Elva 46 Washington
    Ella niece 14 Michigan.