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Rev Schuyler G Boyd
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Birth: Oct. 29, 1856
Death: Jul., 1932

Reverend Schuyler G. Boyd is my 1st cousin 3xs removed. His birth name is Skiler Green Pitchford. His birth mother is Virginia B. Pitchford. The last name of Boyd was his step-father's, Francis Boyd, who married his mother in 1858. The name changes appear on the US Federal Census starting with the 1870 census. By 1900 he had entered the ministry and relocated to Alabama. Finally, the 1900 census through the 1930 census in Alabama recorded his name as Schuyler G. Boyd.

1860 US Census (Kentucky) S.G. Pitchford
1870 US Census (Kentucky) Scuyler G. Boyd
1900 US Census (Alabama) Schuyler G. Boyd
1930 US Census (Alabama) Schuyler G. Boyd

He is the nephew of Judge Nero C. and Elizabeth M. (Gatewood) Pitchford, of Allen County, Kentucky. Grandson of Orange Davis Sr. and Mary E. (Fitzpatrick) Pitchford. He is a Great-grandson of Col. Elias Pitchford, who married Miss Ann Meridith Davis, a native of North Carolina.

Source: The Bowling Green Times-Gazette
Dated: October 14, 1885

Allen County News:
Rev. Schuyler Boyd has left for his new scene of labors in the Lord's vineyard at Gosport, Ind. He favored the people of Scottsville with some interesting sermons during the past week before his departure.

Obituary Index : Birmingham Area Newspapers
Name: Boyd, Rev. Schuyler Green
Newspaper: Methodist Christian Advocate / Alabama Christian AdvocateDate: Sep 1, 1932
Edition: Section: Obituaries and Apprreciatons Page: 7
 
 
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 Parents:
  Virginia B. Pitchford Boyd, Read (1828 - 1907)
 
 Spouse:
  Leona B Boyd (1861 - 1937)*
 
 Children:
  Brinkley M Boyd (1886 - 1939)*
  Leona Boyd Taylor (1897 - 1977)*
  Mary Virginia Boyd Howell (1918 - 1984)*
 
 Siblings:
  Schuyler G Boyd (1856 - 1932)
  John Washington Boyd (1859 - 1923)*
  Fannie Boyd (1861 - 1930)*
  James D Read (1865 - 1937)*
  Thomas J Read (1867 - 1880)*
  Abby Read Bronson (1870 - 1903)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Greenwood Cemetery
Montgomery
Montgomery County
Alabama, USA
 
Maintained by: BLPitchford
Originally Created by: L.W.
Record added: Dec 15, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 62952524
Rev Schuyler G Boyd
Added by: L.W.
 
Rev Schuyler G Boyd
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 Added: Jan. 19, 2015

- BLPitchford
 Added: Mar. 30, 2011
 
 
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