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James Boyd1

M, #14461, b. circa 1774, d. after 2 December 1857
  • Birth*: James Boyd was born circa 1774.1
  • Marriage*: He married Isabel Tait, daughter of James Tait, on Sunday, 19 June 1803 at Errol, Perthshire, Scotland; First name(s) Isabel
    Last name Tait
    Marriage year 1803
    Marriage date 19 Jun 1803
    Marriage place Errol,Perth,Scotland
    Spouse's first name(s) James
    Spouse's last name Boyd
    Place Errol
    County Perthshire
    Country Scotland
    Record set Scotland Marriages 1561-1910
    Category Birth, Marriage, Death & Parish Records
    Subcategory Marriages & divorces
    Collections from Great Britain.1
  • (Spouse) Death: His spouse Isabel Tait died on 2 December 1857 at High Street, Errol, Perthshire, Scotland; 1857 deaths in the parish of Errol in the county of Perth, ref 49; Isabel Boyd married pauper, died 1857 December Second 12h 30m midday at High Street, female aged 77 years, parents James Tait [licenced?] officer (dec) and Isabel Tait maiden name Swan (dec), cause senile debility for a number of years, no medical attendant, buried burying grouond of Errol as certified by James Doig cabinet maker, signed Sarah Boyd daughter, registered 1857 December 2nd at Errol signed James Will registrar.2
  • (Deceased) Death*: James Boyd died after 2 December 1857.2

Census Events

Head of Household6 June 1841They and Isabella Boyd, Sarah Boyd and Ann Boyd were listed in the 1841 census at Principal Street, Errol, Perthshire, Scotland. James Boyd Male 68 1773 Perthshire, Scotland, Ag Lab
Isabella Boyd Female 63 1778 Perthshire, Scotland.3
Head of Household30 March 1851He was listed as head of household along with spouse Isabel Tait in the 1851 census at High Street, Errol, Perthshire, Scotland. James Boyd Head Married Male 77 1774 Pauper Perthshire, Scotland
Isabella Boyd Wife Married Female 70 1781 - Errol, Perthshire, Scotland; also in the household were Sarah Boyd and Sarah Tait.4
Last Edited: 6 Nov 2016


Isabel Tait b. 30 Apr 1780, d. 2 Dec 1857


George Boyd5 b. 2 Sep 1804
James Boyd5 b. 11 Sep 1805
John Boyd5 b. 9 Aug 1807
David Boyd5 b. 24 Nov 1809
Peter Boyd5 b. 29 Mar 1812
Jean Boyd5 b. 3 Jul 1814
Isabella Boyd5 b. 7 Sep 1816
Sarah Boyd5 b. 4 May 1820
Ann Boyd5 b. 1 Feb 1826


  1. [S56] International Genealogical Index (IGI) (Salt Lake City, Utah, USA: International Genealogical Index), Scotland Marriages 1561-1910 Transcription URL of this page: http://search.findmypast.co.uk/record?id=r_695535404%2f2 [Nov 2016].
  2. [S50] General Record Office for Scotland, unknown subject in "GROS Statutory Death", listserve message to Edinburgh, Scotland, unknown original date, GROS Statutory Deaths 1857 Errol 351/49 [Nov 2016].
  3. [S54] Website findmypast.co.uk (www.findmypast.co.uk) 1841 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription URL of this page: http://search.findmypast.co.uk/record?id=gbc%2f1841%2f0018120402 [Nov 2016].
  4. [S54] Website findmypast.co.uk (www.findmypast.co.uk) 1841 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription URL of this page: http://search.findmypast.co.uk/record?id=gbc%2f1851%2f0020690139 [Nov 2016].
  5. [S56] Unknown author, unknown subject in "Family Search online," listserve message unknown original date, Search Results from Historical Records
    1-9 of 9 results for Father Name: james boyd, Mother Name: isabel tait [Nov 2016].