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                             Boyds in Dr. John Long's Diary, 1774-1828

                                      Shelburne Falls, Massachusetts
 
 

Book 2 Page 8.
Thomas Boyd. Susannah Boyd his wife died 26 August 1815, age 40
Thomas 2nd wife Polly died 21 August 1822, aged 39 years. He removed
to York,New York in 1828.  Children:
Pliny Boyd                     b 27 Sept 1798       d. 11 Sept 1802  aged 4 years
Baxter Boyd                   b.25 Dec  1799      d. 30 Jan 1800 aged 5 weeks
Sukey (Susannah) Boyd  b. 13 June 1801     d. 13 Sept 1802  age 15 mts
Sukey (Susannah) Boyd  b. 07 Aug 1803 *
Louisa Boyd                   b. 24 Oct  1805
Caroline Boyd                b. 11 Sept 1807
Thomas Parsons Boyd     b. 18 Aug  1809
Philena Boyd                  b. 21 Aug 1811
Mary Bulah Boyd           b.  25 Aug 1813
Samantha Boyd               b.  23 Aug 1815
Jason Boyd                     b.  04 Mar 1817     d. 27 July 1817
Enoch Dale Boyd            b. 28 Feb 1772  (adopted son)

Mary, widow of John Boyd and mother of Thomas died 19 Feb 1825, aged 88
John Boyd died 15 October, aged 82. John Boyd came from Upton, Mass.,
Dr. John Long boarded with him 7 weeks. John Boyd Sr., died 30 John 1789.
Margaret, widow of John Boyd died 30 Sept 1793, aged 86.  A widow Boyd died 1817.

Book 2  Page 23.
David Boyd with wife Sibel and children:
David Boyd Jr., b. 27 Feb 1774
Sarah Boyd b. 1 Nov1774*
Sibel Boyd b. 19 March1775
Joel Boyd d. 3 Sept 1786

Book 2 Page 24.
John Boyd
Children:
Rufus Boyd     b. 12 April 1774
Samuel Boyd   b. 11 Feb 1779
Sally Boyd       b. 25 Jan 1781
Eunice Boyd   b. 13 Oct 1785
Elijah Boyd     b.  01 Dec 1789
Hannah Boyd  b.  07 Dec 1791
Isaac Boyd      b. 02 Nov 1793
Lydia Boyd

Polly Boyd wife of Thomas died 2 Aug 1822, aged 39.
Elijah Boyd, son of Samuel and Sarah died 11 Sept 1786 aged 4.
Lydia Boyd, daughter of Samuel and Sarah died 21 Aug 1777, aged 2.

21 September 1778, Abraham Boyd arrived here (Shelburne Falls)
23 September 1778, Abraham Boyd set out for Wilmington, Vermont

Robert Boyd died in Bolton, New York 1 October 1828, aged 40.

*It was customary in these times to name a second child after one who died.
Obviously some of these dates are baptism or/and Christening dates.
The original of this Diary can be found in the Arms Library in Shelburne,  MA.

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