William J. Boyce was born circa 1818 in NY.I believe that he had a brother, George. William died before 17 Jan 1874.
He married Ann Catherine Smith/Schmidt circa 1858. Ann was born circa 1823 in NJ. She and her parents moved to New Orleans when she was 8 years old. Her family is buried in the Lafayette Cemetery # 1, New Orleans, LA.
Ann died on 1 Feb 1908 in New Orleans.
William and Ann had a daughter, Carrie, who died on 17 Jan 1874 in New Orleans. Her obituary states to please send copy to the NY and Montgomery, AL newspapers.
Any information on the family in NY or AL would be greatly appreciated.