William O Boyd (1935 - 2005)

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William O Boyd
1935 - 2005
updated February 06, 2019
William O Boyd was born on December 24, 1935. He died on September 17, 2005 at 69 years old. We know that William O Boyd had been residing in Rolling Fork, Sharkey County, Mississippi 39159.


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William O Boyd died on September 17, 2005 at 69 years old. He was born on December 24, 1935. We are unaware of information about William's family. We know that William O Boyd had been residing in Rolling Fork, Sharkey County, Mississippi 39159.
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In 1935, in the year that William O Boyd was born, on August 14, the Social Security Act was signed into law. The purpose was to "provide federal assistance to those unable to work". The law established the Social Security Administration whose primary focus was to "provide aid for the elderly, the unemployed, and children". The Act survived many Supreme Court challenges and the Administration continues until today.

In 1963, by the time he was 28 years old, on November 22nd, Vice President Lyndon B. Johnson became the 36th President of the United States when President John Kennedy was shot and killed in Dallas, Texas. Johnson was sworn in on the plane carrying Kennedy's body back to Washington D.C.

In 1970, when he was 35 years old, on April 10th, Paul McCartney announced that he was leaving the Beatles. (John Lennon had previously told the band that he was leaving but hadn't publicly announced it.) By the end of the year, each Beatle had his own album.

In 1989, he was 54 years old when on March 24th, the Exxon Valdez, an oil tanker, struck a reef in Alaska's Prince William Sound and oil began spilling out of the hold. The oil would eventually contaminate more than a thousand miles of coastline. It is estimated that over 10.8 million gallons of crude oil spilled into the Sound - killing 100,000 to 250,000 seabirds, over 2,800 sea otters, about 12 river otters, 300 harbor seals, 247 bald eagles, and 22 orcas - as well as an unknown number of salmon and herring.

In 1992, he was 57 years old when on April 29th, riots began in Los Angeles after the "Rodney King" verdict was issued. Four LAPD officers had been accused of using excessive force (assault) on African-American Rodney King, who had been stopped for drunk driving. The beating had been videotaped. Their acquittal sparked a 6 day riot in Los Angeles.

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around 1893 - Aug 16, 1915
William Robert Boyd
Dec 23, 1906 - Jul 9, 1944
William Ramshaw Boyd
around 1912 - Aug 8, 1944
William Noel Lawson Boyd
around 1893 - Apr 25, 1915
William Newell Boyd
around 1904 - Dec 2, 1940
William Mch. Boyd
Died: Nov 1, 1916
William Mansell Boyd
around 1886 - Oct 15, 1940
William John Mcknight Boyd
around 1924 - Oct 16, 1940
William James Victor Boyd
around 1924 - Sep 12, 1944
William James Stonard Boyd
around 1920 - Mar 28, 1943
William James Boyd
around 1892 - Oct 23, 1918
William James Boyd
around 1881 - Jul 1, 1916
William J. Boyd
Died: Nov 3, 1915
William Hunter Boyd
around 1902 - Sep 25, 1943
William Hatchell Boyd
around 1887 - Sep 9, 1916

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Katie Boyd
Jan 4, 1929 - Feb 19, 1993
Chicago, IL
Dorothy J Boyd
Apr 19, 1936 - Jan 27, 2006
Jackson, MS
Jerry J Boyd
Oct 8, 1937 - Aug 10, 2003
Tylertown, MS
Mildred H Boyd
Dec 31, 1909 - Jan 26, 1991
Calvin Boyd
Nov 30, 1988 - Oct 30, 2008
James T Boyd
Dec 30, 1934 - Aug 12, 2009
Chicago, IL
William Boyd
Jan 2, 1882 - May 1963
Patsy Boyd
Jun 4, 1884 - Jun 15, 1966
Whitfield, MS
Luella Boyd
Jun 2, 1927 - Jan 21, 2002
Indianapolis, IN
Charles T Boyd
Jan 11, 1936 - Jul 29, 2011
Sidon, MS
Kerney R Boyd
Jun 2, 1935 - Apr 17, 1990
Newton, MS
Fay M Boyd
Mar 29, 1935 - Feb 15, 1998
Porterville, MS
Johnathon L Boyd
Sep 15, 1990 - Mar 16, 1997
James W Boyd
Aug 29, 1990 - Sep 25, 2003
De Kalb, MS
Mary Boyd
Apr 5, 1901 - December 1986
Tchula, Mississippi
Iardeen Boyd
May 13, 1927 - February 1983
Lexington, Mississippi
Eller Boyd
Dec 20, 1902 - December 1989
Memphis, TN
Birtha B Boyd
Mar 17, 1908 - December 1990
Canton, MS
W Boyd
Sep 27, 1942 - November 1991
Miami, FL
Vernon Boyd
Jan 1, 1941 - Dec 16, 2006

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Jan 2, 1940 - March 1985
Pittsburg, California
Willie L Bland
Jan 13, 1918 - Jul 19, 1993
Vicksburg, MS
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Naperville, IL
Lilly Grant
Sep 1, 1936 - Jul 23, 1988
Eupora, MS
Benson Blake Martin Iii
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San Francisco, California
A Orcutt
Oct 1, 1904 - December 1971
Lorman, Mississippi
Florrie G Kurts
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Greenville, MS
Walterine J Wildee
May 8, 1937 - Jun 24, 2009
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Joseph Hunter
May 28, 1936 - Nov 18, 2006
Gardena, CA
Amos Cook
Oct 1, 1937 - October 1986
Gladys Washington
Sep 10, 1939 - Jan 6, 2005
West Palm Beach, FL
Allen Mason
Jul 12, 1937 - May 24, 2006
Vicksburg, MS
Duke Rempson
Dec 21, 1937 - Feb 4, 2005
Dolton, IL
Mary Walker
Apr 3, 1902 - November 1983
Hollandale, Mississippi
Edward L Wilson
Aug 2, 1937 - Dec 5, 1998
Lewisville, AR
H Scott Jr
Feb 23, 1936 - Jun 15, 1996
Greenville, MS
Leon J Robinson
Dec 7, 1939 - Dec 15, 2005
Brighton, MA
Vernon Jones
Oct 9, 1896 - April 1966
Pattison, Mississippi
Dottisy M Groves
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Tommy Eggleston
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