George Boyd (died 1917)

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Gillingham (woodlands) Cemetery Kent,
United Kingdom

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Service number: ss/107749
Rank: Stoker 1st Class
Regiment: Royal Navy
Unit/ship/squadron: (r.f.r. Ch/b/10062) H.m.s. Pembroke

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Jimmy Devon Boyd

Jimmy Devon Boyd

Jimmy Devon Boyd and John Forsythe

Jimmy Devon Boyd and John Forsythe

Jimmy Devon Boyd and Betty White

Jimmy Devon Boyd and Betty White

Jimmy Devon Boyd on Bacelor Father

Jimmy Devon Boyd on Bacelor Father

Jimmy Devon Boyd

Jimmy Devon Boyd

Jimmy Devon Boyd

Jimmy Devon Boyd

Jimmy Devon Boyd middle-aged

Jimmy Devon Boyd middle-aged

Jimmy Devon Boyd and Perry Como

Jimmy Devon Boyd and Perry Como

Jimmy Devon Boyd

Jimmy Devon Boyd

Jimmy Devon Boyd

Jimmy Devon Boyd

Jimmy Devon Boyd

Jimmy Devon Boyd

Jimmy Devon Boyd

Jimmy Devon Boyd

Susan Corrie (Governo) Boyd Family

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In 1835, on January 30th, the first known attempt to kill a sitting President of the United States occurred just outside the United States Capitol Building. President Andrew Jackson was leaving the building after the funeral of South Carolina Representative Warren R. Davis. An Englishman, Richard Lawrence - who was unemployed and possibly mentally ill - stepped out and attempted to shoot. His gun misfired so he pulled out another gun - which also misfired. He was immediately caught.

In 1857, on March 4th, James Buchanan became the 15th President of the United States. Called a "doughface" by many - a Northerner with Southern sympathies - he said that he would only serve one term and he did what he said.

In 1863, on January 1st, President Abraham Lincoln signed the Emancipation Proclamation. The Proclamation made the abolition of slavery in the Confederate states an official war goal. It also immediately freed 50,000 slaves, with the rest freed as Union armies advanced into Confederate states. The Proclamation wasn't a Congressional law - it was an Executive Order.

In 1879, on November 10th, Bell Telephone and Western Union reached an agreement. Bell Telephone would keep out of the telegraphy business and Western Union would stay out of the telephone business - leading to success for both.

In 1915, in April, the Ottoman Empire rounded up, arrested, and deported 235 to 270 Armenian intellectuals and community leaders in Turkey. As their actions continued through the next several years, an estimated 600,000 to 1 million Armenians were killed by Turkish soldiers.

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George Boyd passed away on September 3, 1917. No cause of death has been listed. He was buried in Gillingham (woodlands) Cemetery Kent, United Kingdom. We are unaware of information about George's family or relationships.

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