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Burwell Boykin
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Birth: Dec. 24, 1787
Burke County
Georgia, USA
Death: May, 1860
Choctaw County
Alabama, USA

Burwell Boykin was a Private in Capt. Josiah Watts Company, Carson Reg. Mounted Gunmen, Mississippi Territory; was a Militia in the War of 1812. He is listed in Carson's Regiment, Mississippi Territory Militia 1814-1815.

Burwell Boykin married Margaret McCann; They owned a plantation in Choctaw County, Alabama near Old Camp Springs Cemetery and Church. He was killed by one of his slaves, a "buck slave", with a hoe. Traditional information says that the slave "Sham" was subsequently lynched by family members. 
Family links: 
  Alexander Boykin (1826 - 1867)*
  Solomon Boykin (1835 - 1913)*
  Franklin Boykin (1836 - 1926)*
  Henry Clarke Boykin (1837 - 1928)*
*Calculated relationship
Body lost or destroyed
Created by: The Wanderer
Record added: Nov 26, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 31742592

- Janice Bullock
 Added: Oct. 15, 2014
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