Here is some data I have:
*From the records of the late Miss Carrie Young of Bemus Point, NY.*
David Boyd living in Shelbourne, Hampshire County, Mass. 1790. Will
probated Jan. 19, 1802 dated Dec. 22, 1800 Wilmington, Vt. md. Dec. 6,
1770 Deerfield, Mass. Sibbel Taylor. b. ________. d. Living at time of
They had children:
1. Sarah "Sally" Boyd. b. Nov. 1, 1771 Shelburne, Mass. d. Sept. 29,
1849 West Halifax, Vt. md (1) Jan. 19, 1796 Wilmington, Vt. Samuel
Swan, b. 1774, d. 1822 Marlboro, Vt. md. (2) Apr. 18, 1827 Nehamiah
Blanchard of Marlboro, Vt.
2. David Boyd. b. Feb. 27, 1774 Shelburne, Mass. md. 1803 Wilmington,
Vt. Mrs Lucretia Jones.
3. Sibbell Boyd. b. Mar. 19, 1775 Shelbourne, Mass.
4. Aaron Boyd. b. Apr. 16, 1785 Shelbourne, Mass. d. Dec. 21, 1856. md.
Rhoda________. b. Sept. 13, 1782. d. Sept. 4, 1842. Both bd. Bemus
Point Cemetery, Bemus Point, NY.
5. Triphena Boyd. bapt. 1793. d. 1842.
6. James Boyd m. 2nd Elizabeth (Betsy) HASTINGS 6 Jan 1805 b. 3 Feb
1782, (daughter of Jonathan HASTINGS and Hannah SHAW)
7. Levina Boyd.
8. Joel Boyd. b. 1783. d. Sept. 3, 1786.
9. Joel Boyd. md. May 7, 1812 Halifax, Vt. Lucy Blanchard.
10. Louise Boyd. md. Ariel Ware.
Aaron Boyd was the son of David & Sibbel (Taylor) Boyd. Aaron & Rhoda
Boyd are both buried. in the Bemus Point Cemetery. Their eldest
daughter, Orilla M. Boyd of Ellery, MD. Jan. 16, 1850 in Town of Ellery
by Rev. Fuller, Freeman Shaver.
Children of Orilla M. Boyd & Freeman Shaver included:
2. Mary Shaver. md. Charles Heath.
3. William Shaver. b. May 24, 1862 Jamestown, NY. d. Jan. 26, 1939 at
his residence in Falconer, NY. bd. Lake View Cemetery, Jamestown, NY.
Age 76. md. Anna Kohlbacker of Jamestown, NY. She born Oct. 17, 1888 in
Buffalo, NY. Their children included: a) Grace Shaver. b. July 19, 1890
Jamestown, NY. md. Edwin J. Suckow. b). Raymond F. Shaver. b. Dec. 24,
1890. d. Mar. 24, 1933 Busti, NY. Age 41/3/6. bd. Lake View Cemetery.
md. Inez Beatrice Eaton of Kiantone. b. Feb. 21, 1895 Kiantone, NY. d.
July 9, 1985 Jamestown General Hospital. Age 90. bd. Maple Grove
Cemetery, Frewsburg. d/o Anson & Anna (Stenberg) Eaton. Their children:
Anna Fern Shaver. md. Edward H. Mackenzie. Raymond F. Shaver Jr. b. July
11, 1923 Town of Ellery. d. Apr. 10, 1991 WCA. Age 68. bd. Maple Grove
Cemetery, Frewsburg. Marvin Louis Shaver. c) George H. Shaver. b. Nov.
19, 1892 Jamestown. d. Dec. 31, 1930 Ellery. Age 38/1/12. bd. Lake View
Cemetery, Jamestown. md. Sept. 27, 1922 in Jamestown - Julia Irene
Carlson. Julia b.. July 18, 1899 Jamestown, NY. d. May 29, 1981. d/o
Frank & Amanda (Peterson) Carlson. Julia md. 2nd - Carl G. Carlson.
Their child - William Frank Shaver. b. Aug. 3, 1924.**
4. a daughter. md. Charles White.
Obit: 5/29/1981: Julia A. Carlson, 81, of Frewsburg Rest Home, formerly
of 9 Summit Ave., Jamestown, died at 8:15 a.m. today (May 29, 1981) in
Jamestown Gereral Hospital, she was the widow of Carl G. Carlson, who
died May 1, 1978. She was also preceded in death by her first husband,
George Shaver, in 1930. A lifelong area resident, she was born July 18,
1899 in Jamestown, the daughter of the late Frank and Amanda Peterson
Carlson. Mrs. Carlson had been employed by American Manufacturing Co.,
for several years prior to her retirement. She was a member of First
Baptish Church. Surviving are a son, William Frank Shaver of Snyder, and
a granddaughter, Carol I. Hall of Warsaw. She was preceded in death by
three sisters, Alice Carlson, Ruby Burns and Anna carlson. The funeral
will be at 11 a.m. in Lind Funeral Home. The Rev. Roger H. Francis,
pastor of First Baptist Church, will officiate. Burial will be in Allen
Yes, we did correspond years ago. Ambrose was supposedly the son of
James Boyd, don't know which James. He died from a fall of a tree in
1840 (in an early VT newspaper). I believe that he was the son of
James Boyd, who married first ? and then Elizabeth Hastings, but
haven't been able to find proof.
1830 VT Census Index Boid, Ambrose VT WINDHAM CO. WILMINGTON 172
1840 BOYD AMBROSE Windham County VT 151 Whitingham
----- Original Message ----- From: "Rich" <richboyd(a)speednetllc.com>
Sent: Thursday, February 22, 2007 1:04 PM
Subject: Re: [VTWINDHA] Ambrose Boyd b. abt. 1800
> Hi Ruthie,
> Have we corresponded before? My Boyds settled in Wilmington 1770s
> and I have them on a web site.
> Please check them out. The site starts in Massachusetts with John
> Boyd and
> travels to Vermont. I can't seem to find an Ambrose Boyd in my line.
> he have a middle name? Do you have more data about him?
> Richard G. Boyd
> Ruthie wrote:
>> Looking for info about Ambrose Boyd, born about 1800. Lived in
>> VT until death around 1840. Father may be James.