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 Mary E. <I>Mitchell</I> Boyd

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Mary E. Mitchell Boyd

  • Birth 8 Jun 1818 Tennessee, USA
  • Death 1 Jun 1893
  • Burial Water Valley, Yalobusha County, Mississippi, USA
  • Plot ***
  • Memorial ID 23499615

Robert L. and Mary E. Boyd are enumerated in the 1850 Federal Census of Marshall County (Northern Division), Mississippi. In the household with them are their children: Benton L. Boyd (15), Matha Ann Boyd (13), Christopher C. Boyd (11), James A. Boyd (9), Nancy S. Boyd (7), Rachel L. Boyd (5), and John D. Boyd (1). Also in the household is Martha Mitchell, age 58, who was born in North Carolina. In the 1880 Census, Mary gives her mother's birth place as North Carolina, so Martha could likely be her mother.

1860 U S Census has R L BRYD 59 b. Ms; Mary BRYD 42 b. TN; Martha BRYD 20 b. MS; Christopher BRYD 19 b. MS; James M BRYD 18 b. MS; Nannie BRYD 16 b. MS; Rachel BRYD 13 b. MS; John BRYD 11 b. MS; Roena BRYD 4 b. MS; Lilly BRYD 1 b. MS. They were living in Water Valley, Yalobusha County, Mississippi. When you look at the original it is apparent the name is BOYD.

Mary E. Boyd is listed in the 1870 Federal Census of Yalobusha County, Mississippi. She is a widow, age 52, born in Tennessee. In the household with her are her children: John B. Boyd (21, b. in Miss.), Royal A. Boyd (14, b. in Miss.), Margaret Boyd (10, b. in Miss.). Also in the household are 2 boarders, Dr. Thomas Vaiden (68) and Mary Addington (22).

Mary is next listed in thr 1880 Federal Census of Water Valley, Miss. Daughters Rowena A. Boyd (22) and Lilly M. Boyd (19) live with her.

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  • Created by: Donald Gordon Dalrymple
  • Added: 20 Dec 2007
  • Find A Grave Memorial 23499615
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Mary E. Mitchell Boyd (8 Jun 1818–1 Jun 1893), Find A Grave Memorial no. 23499615, citing Oak Hill Cemetery, Water Valley, Yalobusha County, Mississippi, USA ; Maintained by Donald Gordon Dalrymple (contributor 46772734) .