trying to find ancestors of James Boyd (born NY or Nova Scotia) married Azubah Cadsey (born in Liverpool, NS) in 1807 in Brooklyn at Dutch Reformed Church.
In 1823 James and an Edward Boyd in Brooklyn.
In 1790's a James Boyd was missionary to NS per church records, seems to have started as a Methodist and wound up a Congreationalist.
Trying to figure out if Boyds were in NYC moved to NS where one James met his wife or if they are from NS and moved to NYC.
James and Abuzah had the following children from 1808 to 1827
John C Elizabeth Gilbert James m. Sarah Ann Rickel -this family was tied to 13th Armory in Brooklyn in later 1880's George H m. Mary Jane m. Ira Martin Matilia Hetta Edgar m. Sarah or Lousia or Rebecca Stringham or all 3? (pretty sure he was a policeman) William m. Catherine Stady