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Amanda "Manday" Harper Boyd
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Birth: Aug. 24, 1856
Mississippi, USA
Death: Feb. 6, 1936
Urania
La Salle Parish
Louisiana, USA

Mrs. Amanda Boyd, 79 years, 5 months, and 12 days, died suddenly at her home in
Urania, La., Thursday, February 6, 1936, from a heart attack. Funeral services were
conducted the following day at the Nelson Church in Ward Two. The Rev. E. M. Daffin
conducted the services.

Mrs. Boyd was a sister to Mr. S. J. Harper of Winnfield and was well known in this
parish. She was born in Mississippi in 1856. In 1872 she became a member of Old
Ebenezer Church in Ward Two of this parish. She was married in 1874 to James D. Boyd
and later joined the Pine Hill Baptist Church of which her husband was a member.

Surviving are two brothers, S. J. Harper of Winnfield and W. J. Harper of Crowville;
one sister, Mrs. Katie Vickers of Sikes; three sons, J. W. Boyd, Curtis Boyd, and
Lewis Boyd, of Urania; and two daughters, Mrs. Amanda Harris, Forest, La., and Miss
Ella [sic Zella] Boyd, Urania.

Published in The Winn Parish Enterprise, February 13, 1936
 
 
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 Parents:
  Samuel James Harper (1829 - 1895)
  Catherine Barwick Harper (1828 - 1868)
 
 Spouse:
  James D Boyd (1854 - 1914)
 
 Children:
  James Wright Boyd (1879 - 1967)*
  Leah C Boyd (1880 - 1899)*
  Willy P Boyd (1884 - 1884)*
  Curtis Christian Boyd (1887 - 1968)*
  Zella Boyd (1892 - 1966)*
  Louis Hugh Boyd (1894 - 1977)*
 
 Siblings:
  Otis Hines Harper (1851 - 1919)*
  Melvoe Mary Harper Taylor (1852 - 1902)*
  Amanda Harper Boyd (1856 - 1936)
  Alex C Harper (1859 - 1915)*
  Samuel James Harper (1860 - 1943)*
  Catherine E Harper Vickers (1862 - 1937)*
  William Jasper Harper (1864 - 1941)*
  Redden Louis Harper (1867 - 1932)*
  Daniel E. Harper (1871 - 1939)**
  George Harper (1882 - 1907)**
  Arthur Harris Harper (1888 - 1940)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Nelson Cemetery
Urania
Winn Parish
Louisiana, USA
 
Maintained by: Lee Manning
Originally Created by: Herald
Record added: Jun 24, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 14715133
Amanda Manday <i>Harper</i> Boyd
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 Added: Sep. 19, 2013

-Anonymous
 Added: Jan. 31, 2009
 
 
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