|Birth: ||Dec. 24, 1787|
|Death: ||May, 1860|
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.
Alexander Boykin (1826 - 1867)*
Solomon Boykin (1835 - 1913)*
Franklin Boykin (1836 - 1926)*
Henry Clarke Boykin (1837 - 1928)*
Body lost or destroyed
Created by: The Wanderer
Record added: Nov 26, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 31742592