|Birth: ||Feb. 13, 1864|
|Death: ||Jan. 4, 1950|
Aged Minister Dies At Nampa Home
NAMPA - The Rev. Abraham Lincoln Boyd, 85, an Idaho resident since 1918, died Wednesday in his residence at 324 Nectarine street.
He was a native of White Oak, Pa., born Feb. 13, 1864.
After attending McPherson college in Kansas as one of the students enrolled in the year of its founding in 1888, he was elected to the ministry of the Church of Brethren in 1894 at Great Bend, Kan.
He settled on a farm at Bowmont, Ida., in 1918, and served as the pastor of the church there until 1926, when he moved to Chico, Cal., for a three year period. He returned to Bowmont in 1929 and moved to Nampa in 1941.
In addition to his service as a minister, he was a farmer and a carpenter. In recent years, his cabinet shop was located at his home.
Survivors include his wife, Susannah Catherine Bower Boyd, whom he married Sept. 24, 1890, at Great Bend, Kan.; six daughters; Mrs. Bertha Cripe, Gerber, Cal.; Mrs. Rae Brubaker, Mrs. Ival Lowber and Mrs. Lelah Brandt, all of Nampa; Mrs. Kathryn Tharrington, Greenleaf, and Mrs. Dora Emmert, Bowmont; four sons; Clement and Walter Boyd, both of Gridley, Cal.; J. R. Boyd, Los Angeles, Cal., and Harold Boyd, Bowmont; 25 grandchildren, and 13 great grandchildren.
A brother, C. T. Boyd, Manheim, Pa., also survives.
The Robinson-Alsip chapel is arranging services. The family asks that no flowers be sent, but that offerings can be made to the church missionary fund.
Husband of Susannah Catherine "Katie" Bower Boyd. Abraham and Katie had ten children.
Bertha Izola Boyd Cripe,
Esther Rae Boyd Brubaker,
Iva Ruth Boyd Lowber,
Susannah Katherine Boyd Tharrington,
Clement Earl Boyd,
Walter L. Boyd,
Dora Edith BoydEmmert,
James "Jim" Ralph Boyd,
Lela Nina Boyd Young, and
Harold Leroy Boyd.
Grave information and picture was found at Nampa, Idaho.
Clement G Boyd (1836 - 1911)
Fanny L Thuma Boyd (1837 - 1915)
Susannah Catherine Bower Boyd (1870 - 1968)
Bertha Izola Boyd Cripe (1891 - 1988)*
Iva Ruth Boyd Lowber (1895 - 1992)*
Susannah Katherine Boyd Tharrington (1898 - 1984)*
Clement Earl Boyd (1900 - 1992)*
Walter L Boyd (1902 - 1991)*
Dora Edith Boyd Emmert (1905 - 1993)*
Alfred J Boyd (1859 - 1929)*
Abraham Lincoln Boyd (1864 - 1950)
Lizzie T Boyd Shelly (1866 - 1917)*
Clement Thuma Boyd (1868 - 1951)*
Jacob T Boyd (1870 - 1933)*
Created by: Phillip H. Pitzer
Record added: Jun 13, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 19869082