Sunday, August 11, 2013

Sundays Obituary -- Meyrick


This is the obituary for my 3x-Great Grandmother Margaret Meyrick, Which appeared in the Boston newspaper in 1918.

It read

Meyrick--In Roslindale, Feb 19. Margaret , Widow of John Meyrick.  Service from residece of her daugter, Mrs. Emily Bolton 335 Poplar St., Thursday 2.  Relatives and friends invited.

What this obituary does not say is that she was the daughter of William and Elizabeth Lloyd or that she was the grandmother to five granddaughters or the older sister to four younger siblings!

Margaret died on 19 Feb 1918 following complications from a hernia surgery.

My link to Margaret:

Hillary born 1972 California

Sherri Bestor born 1945 Massachusetts

Virginia Stanley born 1924 Massachusetts

Alice Bolton born 1889 Massachusetts

Emily Meyrick born 1865 England

Margaret Lloyd Meyrick born 1848 Wales                                                                          

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