Burwell Boykin, was born on May 29, 1813 in Camden, SC.He was the son of Burwell Boykin and Elizabeth Whitaker.He died on June 21, 1857 in Tilden (Dallas Co.) AL.He was in a partnership with Colin McRae and the name of the company was Boykin/McRae.He married Elizabeth McRae on November 15, 1843, and she was a sister of Colin McRae.They had the following children:
1)Mary Elizabeth Boykin (1844-1898) m. Francis Boykin 2)Colin McRae b. August 21, 1846. 3)Starke Hunter Boykin, b. September 13, 1848. 4)Charles Stuart Boykin, b. Ocrober 5, 1850 in Mobile, m. Kate Pearl Davis, and he died in 1905 in Texas. 5)Walter Hayne Boykin, b. Ocrboer 22, 1855. 6)Ellen (Lillie) Ross Boykin, b. January 4, 1857, m. Lex Brame on February 27, 1877 at the Trinity Episcopal Church in Mobile, AL.
Would like to correspond with any descendants ofBurwell Boykin and Elizabeth McRae.I would be willing to share what family information that I have. I am a descendant of James Boykin, a brother of Burwell Boykin, and Eliza Ann Scott.Charlotte G. Boykin