Posted By:Leslie Williams
Subject:BOYDSTUN (Boydston)
Post Date:November 08, 2002 at 09:14:39
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Forum:Howard County, TX Genealogy Forum
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Am seeking any info/descendants of following Boydstun/Boydston family who were on the 1900 Howard Co TX census, E. D. 97:

Joel B. (aka J. B.), head, b. 1837 IL
Julia A. (Williams), wife, b. 1844 KY
Geneva "Jennie" E., b. 1866 IL, married J. W. Cook 1900
Minnie B. "Belle", b. 1868 IL, married Frank C. Long 1900
James N., b. Nov 1870 Indian Terr. (in Pecos Co TX, 1920)
Henry M., b. 1874, TX, married Bertha Thomas 1907
Malinda I., b. 1875 (not listed) md E. D. Gillespie 1904
Delia, b. 1876 TX
Benjamin P., b. 1886 TX
Wright, Nannie H., b. 1864, dau (md 2, G. A. Davis 1908)

(Noted marriages were all in Howard Co)

The 1920 census of Howard Co TX, Big Srping Twp, listed:

Boydstun, J. B., age 83, head
" Julia, age 73, wife
" B. P., age 32, son
Sherrell, Nannie, age 55, dau

J. B. (Joel Benjamin) Boydstun and Julia Ann Frances (Williams) Boydstun may be buried in Howard Co. Julia was the dau of my ggg-grandfather, Mastin Williams, b. 1767/8, VA, d. 1850 KY, and Helen C. Potter, b. 1812, KY, d. unknown.