|Birth: ||Feb. 28, 1846|
|Death: ||Nov. 10, 1908|
Sylvester Boyls was born in February of 1846 to William Carroll and Malinda Scarborough Boyles of Perry County, Alabama. Sibilings Elizabeth Mary, Margaret, John W and William Parron completed the family members.
At seventeen, he enlisted in Mississippi's 5th Infantry, and was captured by Union soldiers during the battle of Franklin. Detained for 18 months at Camp Douglas in Chicago, his release came at the end of the Civil War in 1865.
Mary Catharine "Kitty" Satterfield and Sylvester wed January 17, 1872 in Kemper, Mississippi. Six children were born during their union which lasted 36 years. Sylvester died on November 1, 1908 in Floresville, Texas, at the age of 62.
Mary Catharine Satterfield Boyls (1849 - 1926)*
James Fenton Boyls (1873 - 1940)*
Alice L Boyls White (1877 - 1913)*
Maggie Boyls Chappell (1879 - 1916)*
Emma Bammer Boyls McCall (1883 - 1966)*
Fannie Boyls Cale (1886 - 1919)*
Nelia Boyls Luker (1889 - 1944)*
Floresville City Cemetery
Maintained by: nancy price
Originally Created by: Cullis
Record added: Oct 02, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 30269415
Father of my Uncle Clyde and Uncle Colbert's mother, Maggie/Muggie Boyls Chappell.|
Added: Dec. 17, 2014
Added: May. 29, 2011