William Boyd1754 - 1839 (84 years)
1. William Boyd was born on 25 Mar 1754 in Dobbs, North Carolina; died on 21 Mar 1839 in Barren, Kentucky.
The Rev. War soldier William Boyd was born 25 March 1754, Dobbs County, County, North Carolina and died 21 March 1839 in Barren County, Kentucky. William was a private in North Carolina militia, enlisted 1776 Guilford County, NC where he was then living. Fourteen years after the war he moved to Franklin County, Virginia and lived there for 18 years, then moved to Barren County, Kentucky.
On the back of his pension papers is written; Jesse Boyd deceased 17/55 but there is nothing to explain it. His pension began 4 March 1831, issued 30 May 1833. His war records give no family data.
(SOURCE; Thelma Line Boyd; 17 October 1983)