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Alexander Lafayette Boyd
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Birth: Jul. 21, 1852
Death: Oct. 28, 1914

Name: Alexander Lafayette Boyd
Death Date: 29 Oct 1914
Death Place: Cookeville, Putnam County, Tennessee
Gender: Male
Marital Status: Married
Race or Color: White
Age: 62
Estimated Birth Year:
Birth Date: 22 Jul 1852
Birth Place: Tennessee
Father: Bransford Boyd
Father's Birth Place: Tennessee
Mother: Lizzie Jane Jared
Mother's Birth Place: Tennessee
Occupation: Farmer
Cemetery: Cookeville
Burial Place:
Burial Date: 30 Oct 1914
Collection: Tennessee, Death Records, 1914-1955

b. 21 July 1952, Jackson Co., TN d. 29 October 1914, Putnam Co., TN md on the 21st of April 1878, Elizabeth (Nichols) Boyd, b. 17 March 1853, Jackson Co., TN d. 3 March 1920, Putnam Co., TN, d/o David Henry Douglas Nichols (1818-1900) & Elizabeth "Betsy" Ann Jared (1822-1909). Alexander Lafayette Boyd, s/o Bransford Boyd (1836-1861) & Elizabeth Jane Jared (1832-1899).

A. L. Boyd Dies:
Mr. A. L. Boyd died at his home amile west of town this Thursday afternoon after a lingering illness of several months duration. Mr. Boyd had resided in Cookeville for several years. He is survived by his wife and 4 children, Mrs. S. H. Young, Mrs. Bedford Johnson, Benton and Jasper Boyd, all of this city.
The bereaved onces have the heartfelt sympathy of the whole community in the loss of their husband and father.

Alexander Lafayette & Elizabeth Nichols had six children: Ofa May Boyd, b. 5 May 1879, Putnam Co., TN d. 15 June 1950, Jackson Co., TN md Bedford Jackson; Effie Gray Boyd, b. 17 Oct. 1881, Putnam Co., TN d. 4 Sept. 1950, Jackson Co., TN md Stephen Hayden Young; Vennie Boyd, b. 5 Oct. 1883 d. Jul. 1959, Mt. Clemens, MI, md 1st James Garn md 2nd Dolph Sullens; Muncy Luther Boyd, b. 25 Jul. 1885,
Putnam Co., TN d. 14 Oct. 1914, Putnam Co., TN, md Cora Lee Fletcher; Benton Bransford Boyd, b. 5 Dec. 1887, Putnam Co., TN d. 12 Nov. 1966, md Edith Mae Perry & Jasper Boyd, b. 16 Oct. 1889 d. Jan. 1958. 
 
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 Parents:
  Bransford Boyd (1836 - 1861)
  Eliza Jane Jared Boyd (1832 - 1899)
 
 Spouse:
  Nancy Elizabeth Nichols Boyd (1853 - 1920)*
 
 Children:
  Ofa May Boyd Johnson (1879 - 1950)*
  Effie Gray Boyd Young (1881 - 1941)*
  Vinnie Boyd Gann (1883 - 1959)*
  Muncy Luther Boyd (1885 - 1914)*
  Benton Bransford Boyd (1888 - 1966)*
  Jasper L Boyd (1889 - 1954)*
 
 Siblings:
  Alexander Lafayette Boyd (1852 - 1914)
  William Ervin Boyd (1854 - 1886)**
  George Washington Boyd (1859 - 1924)*
  Ofa May Boyd Johnson (1879 - 1950)*
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Cookeville City Cemetery
Cookeville
Putnam County
Tennessee, USA
 
Maintained by: imagal49
Originally Created by: Larry Moore
Record added: Aug 14, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 57076107
Alexander Lafayette Boyd
Added by: Larry Moore
 
Alexander Lafayette Boyd
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