Re: Boydston Cemetery-Texas
I don't know what all you have on Benjmain Jefferson Boydston, but I show that he was born in 1804 in Warren County, KY and died in 1848 in Yalobusha County, MS.On NOv 12 1825 he married Elizabeth Jacobs in Hardeman County, TN.He was also married to Susanah Walker.Elizabeth Jacobs was born in 1804 in South Carolina and died in 1843 in Yalobusha County, MS.She was the daughter of Walter Jacobs and Rebecca Kempt.Benjamin Jefferson Boydston was the son of John Boydstun, Jr (see name change) and Sarah Carroll.Benjamin Jefferson Boydston had 3 siblings, William Preston Boydston born 1796, Keziah Boydston born in 1798 in Kentucky, and John Pruitt Boydston, Sr born Aug 21 1799 in TN or KY who died Apr 3 1868 in Water Valley, Yalobusha County, MS and had been married to Elizabeth J Wilson.
Benjamin Jefferson Boydston had 10 children with Elizabeth:
(1)William Peter Boydston born Aft 1825 in MS who married Darena Richard on Jan 4 1852 in Yalobusha County, MS
(2)John Pruitt Boydston born May 20 1828 in Hardeman County, TN and who married Martha Ann E Carr on Apr 15 1852 in Yalobusha County and died Aug 7 1905.
(3) Rufus Neely Boydston born Jul 30 1830 in Bolivar, Hardeman County, TN; Married Cordelia C Collins on Nov 17 1852 in Coffeeville, Yalobusha County, MS by JP Boydstun, SR; and died Dec 20 1924 in Water Valley, Yalobusha County, MS and is buried in Oak Hill Cemetery.
(4) Pitier Miller Boydston born 1833 in Bolivar, Hardeman County, TN.
(5) America Boydston born in 1834 in Bolivar, Hardeman County, TN; married William W Snelling in 1855 in Yalobusha County, MS.
(6) Amanda Boydston born 1836; married George White Robinson in 1848 in Yalobusha County, MS; died before 1855.
(7) Benjamin C Boydston born May 18 1838 in Yalobusha County, MS and died May 3 1849 in Yalobusha County, MS.
(8) Martin Van Buren Boydston born 1843 in Bolivar, Hardeman County, TN and died before 1865.
(9) and (10) are two Unknown Children that died in infancy.
I hope this helps.If you would like any more information, just let me know.