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  • ID: I194378
  • Name: William W. BOYD
  • Given Name: William W.
  • Surname: Boyd
  • Suffix: , U.S. Mormon Battalion
  • Sex: M
  • _UID: D4551F939FC1504AA3FF8B445CF3C5429C99
  • Change Date: 11 JUL 2005
  • Note:

    William Boyd enlisted as a private in Company D. He completed the march to California and was discharged 16 Jul 1847 in Los Angeles. He died of chronic dysentery in Sacramento, California.

    1850 Ancestry.com index:
    Name Home (City,County,State) Estimated Birth Year Birth Place
    William Boyd Not Stated, Butte, CA abt 1805 England
    Wm Boyd Greenwood Valley, El Dorado, CA abt 1817 Kentucky
    Wm Boyd Stockton, San Joaquin, CA abt 1805 Missouri

    IGI entries:
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    William Boyd
    Birth: About 1806 , Perry, Missouri
    Wife
    Elizabeth Morgan
    Birth: 10 MAY 1810 , Perry, Missouri
    Marriage: About 1831 , Perry, Missouri
    --------------------------------------------------------------------------------
    William Boyd
    Birth: 1816 Caldwell, Trigg, Kentucky
    Parents:
    Father: Thomas Boyd
    Mother: Elizabeth B Stamps
    --------------------------------------------------------------------------------
    WILLIAM BOYD
    Birth: 1816 , Pulaski, Kentucky
    Parents:
    Father: SAMUEL BOYD
    Mother: MARY WHITEAKER
    --------------------------------------------------------------------------------


    see also:
    Boyd, William
    Pioneers and Prominent Men of Utah compiled by Frank Esshom. [Salt Lake City: Western Epics, Inc., 1966.] @ p.44

    Wiggins, Marvin E. Mormons and Their Neighbors
    Wiggins, Marvin E. Mormons and Their Neighbors (Supplement)

    Boyd, William W. - 1851
    MEMM @ p.7
    Members of The Mormon Battalion by Susan Ward Easton. Provo, Utah: Brigham Young University, 1980. @ p.7
  • _TMPLT:
  • FIELD:
  • Name: Page
  • VALUE: p. 31 1
  • Birth: ABT 1817
  • _SDATE: 1 JUL 1817
  • Note:

    *1817 is only an estimate. Of 73 members who listed ages at re-enlistment in 1847, 28 were under twenty, 34 were in their twenties, 9 were in their thirties, 2 were early forties in age. The oldest was born 1805, the youngest in 1830. Only 11 were over 30 or born between 1805 and 1817. 62 were born after 1817. The average was 24 years.
  • Event: as a PVT in Company D Military 1846
  • _SDATE: 1 JUL 1846
  • Census: 1850
  • _SDATE: 1 JUL 1850 , , California
  • Note:

    William Boyd Not Stated, Butte, CA abt 1805 England
    Wm Boyd Greenwood Valley, El Dorado, CA abt 1817 Kentucky
    Wm Boyd Stockton, San Joaquin, CA abt 1805 Missouri
  • Death: 1851
  • _SDATE: 1 JUL 1851 in Sacramento, Sacramento, California



    Father: unrelated U.S. Mormon BATTALION

    Sources:
    1. Abbrev: Database of the Mormon Battalion
      Title: Carl V. Larson, compiler, Database of the Mormon Battalion (251 West SR 198, Salem, Utah, 84653: U.S. Mormon Battalion Inc., Second Editon 1997)est SR 198, Salem, Utah, 84653: U.S. Mormon Battalion Inc., Second Editon 1997.
      Name: Footnoteest SR 198, Salem, Utah, 84653: U.S. Mormon Battalion Inc., Second Editon 1997)
      Name: ShortFootnote
      Name: Bibliographyest SR 198, Salem, Utah, 84653: U.S. Mormon Battalion Inc., Second Editon 1997.
      Page: p. 31
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