Washington David Boyce was born at the foot of Blue Ridge near Leesburg, Lee County, Virginia, in the year A. D. 1802 and died in Camargo Township in February, 1882. He was among the first settlers in that Township, where he entered forty acres of land. He established the first blacksmith shop at the village of Albany.
Biographical Sketch of Washington D. Boyce
MLA Source Citation:Gresham, John M. Historical and Biographical Record of Douglas County, Illinois Logansport, Indiana: Press of Wilson, Humphreys & Co. 1900. AccessGenealogy.com. Web. 21 October 2014. http://www.accessgenealogy.com/illinois/biographical-sketch-of-washington-d-boyce.htm - Last updated on Oct 23rd, 2012
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