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Genealogy book on JOHN T. ‘SQUIRE’ BOYD, an early pioneer of Perry County, Alabama

JOHN T. ‘SQUIRE’ BOYD, an early pioneer of Perry County, Alabama is believed to have been the son of Robert and Rosannah (Stewart) Boyd of Newberry, SC. He was born Oct. 11, 1795 in Newberry, SC and died Nov. 9, 1872 in Morgan Springs, Perry County, Alabama.

Some Descendants of JOHN T. ‘SQUIRE’ BOYD (1795 SC-1872 AL) is a compilation of some of his descendants in Alabama.

Grocery Store in Sprott, Perry County, Alabama 1936 (Library of Congress)

JOHN T. ‘SQUIRE’ BOYD married Elizabeth Blackburn, daughter of John and Nancy (Harris) Blackburn Sep 25, 1817 in Newberry District, South Carolina. Elizabeth was born January 21, 1797 in Newberry, SC and died August 24, 1856 in Morgan Springs, Perry County, Alabama. John and Elizabeth moved to the Brushy Creek, Perry County, Alabama area by 1820 when their 2nd child Rosanah S. Boyd was born. Many of his descendants moved west to Texas.

John and Elizabeth had at least ten known children. After Elizabeth died in 1856, John married 2nd Chellie Marinda Nixon in 1857.

Descendant surnames include: ALLEN, BAKER, BELL, BLACKBURN, BLACKWELL, BROWN, CANNON, CHRISTENBERRY, COLLINS, COOKSEY, CRAIG, CRAWFORD, CURB, DENSON, DOMINICK, DORMAN, ELLIS, FINDLAY, FOWLER, HALL, HARPER, HOPKINS, HUNT, HURLEY, JOHNSON, MACKEY, MOORE, MORELAND, MORLAND, NIXON, OLDHAM, OLIVER, PAYNE, POPE, RAY, SANFORD, SINGLY, SLAUGHTER, SPENCER, THIGPEN, THOMAS, TRAMIL, TRAMMEL, TUBB, TURNER, WESTBROOK, WILBURN, WILLIAMS, WOODALL, WOODS

Browse the FREE SAMPLE pages of Some Descendants of JOHN T. ‘SQUIRE’ BOYD (1795 SC-1872 AL) (which includes a brief descendant outline in the first pages) on Amazon to see if this is your family line.

About Donna R Causey

Donna R. Causey, resident of Alabama, was a teacher in the public school system for twenty years. When she retired, Donna found time to focus on her lifetime passion for historical writing. She developed the websites www.alabamapioneers and www.daysgoneby.me All her books can be purchased at Amazon.com and Barnes & Noble. She has authored numerous genealogy books. RIBBON OF LOVE: A Novel Of Colonial America (TAPESTRY OF LOVE) is her first novel in the Tapestry of Love about her family where she uses actual characters, facts, dates and places to create a story about life as it might have happened in colonial Virginia. Faith and Courage: Tapestry of Love (Volume 2) is the second book and the third FreeHearts: A Novel of Colonial America (Book 3 in the Tapestry of Love Series) Discordance: The Cottinghams (Volume 1) is the continuation of the story. . For a complete list of books, visit Donna R Causey

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