Tuesday, February 8, 2011

Tombstone Tuesday - Robert and Adaline Boyd

Robert Boyd
Nov. 20, 1848
Sept. 4, 1928

Adaline R. Boyd
Oct. 2, 1852
Jan.1, 1930

Buried Salem Cemetery, Salem, Livingston County, Kentucky. Tombstone photographed 19 January 2011.

Robert Boyd's death certificate shows that he was a merchant and was born in Livingston County. He died in a hospital in Paducah, Kentucky. The names of his parents are not listed.  Adaline R. Davis, daughter of Moses Davis and Mary G. Threlkeld, married Robert Boyd in Livingston County 28 August 1872.

Robert and Ada [Adaline] Boyd were living in Salem on the 1900 Livingston County census. Enumerated in their household were their children Blanton, Helen, Susan and Addie and Mary G. Foster, Adaline's mother.

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by Brenda Joyce Jerome, CG
Western Kentucky Genealogy Blog

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