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Robert Elijah Boyd, Sr
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Birth: Dec. 8, 1848
Attala County
Mississippi, USA
Death: Sep. 23, 1890
Lee County
Texas, USA

Robert E. Boyd, Sr, is said to be the son of Cyrus and Elizabeth (Bennett) Boyd. He was the husband of Sarah Emeline Sproles, daughter of Cornelius and Elizabeth (Jones) Sproles. Robert and Sarah were the parents of Elizabeth, Wm B., Benjamin L., John A., George E., Charles P. and Robert E. Jr. After the death of her husband Robert, Sarah married B.L. Rutland. Robert's wife Sarah and many of their children are buried at Lexington Cemetery. 
 
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 Parents:
  Cyrus Levi Boyd (1820 - 1882)
  Elizabeth Bennett Boyd (1824 - 1911)
 
 Spouse:
  Sarah Emeline Sproles Boyd Rutland (1854 - 1935)*
 
 Children:
  Elizabeth Boyd Reynolds (1878 - 1962)*
  William Berdel Boyd (1880 - 1921)*
  G. E. Boyd (1881 - 1886)*
  Benjamin Lee Boyd (1882 - 1883)*
  John Alfred Boyd (1884 - 1927)*
  Charley Pinkney Boyd (1887 - 1963)*
  Robert Elijah Boyd (1890 - 1966)*
 
 Siblings:
  J. M. Boyd*
  Frances Ann Boyd Roberson (1843 - 1935)*
  Robert Elijah Boyd (1848 - 1890)
  Mary Elizabeth Boyd Jones (1850 - 1935)*
  Levi Columbus Boyd (1852 - 1936)*
  Cooper Lafayette Boyd (1852 - 1935)*
  Benjamin Franklin Boyd (1855 - 1941)*
  John D Boyd (1858 - 1929)*
  Cyrus D Alonzo Boyd (1864 - 1935)*
  Bettie E. Boyd McKnight (1865 - 1937)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Prospect Cemetery
Lee County
Texas, USA
 
Created by: sam sproles
Record added: Mar 02, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 49030609
Robert Elijah Boyd, Sr
Added by: sam sproles
 
Robert Elijah Boyd, Sr
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 Added: Apr. 10, 2014

- sam sproles
 Added: Jan. 11, 2011
 
 
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