Alexander Boyd

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Alexander Boyd
Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from New York's 13th district
In office
March 4, 1813 – March 3, 1815
Preceded by Uri Tracy
Succeeded by John B. Yates
Personal details
Born September 14, 1764 (1764-09-14)
Albany, New York
Died April 8, 1857 (1857-04-09) (aged 92)
Esperance, Schoharie County, New York
Citizenship  United States
Political party Federalist
Spouse(s) Elizabeth Becker Boyd
Children Delia Boyd

John Boyd

Helen Boyd

David Boyd

Ann Boyd

Albert Barthalomew Boyd

Peter Boyd

James Boyd

Margaret Boyd

William Boyd

Nancy Boyd

Alexander Boyd

Hugh Boyd

Profession farmer


Alexander Boyd (September 14, 1764 – April 8, 1857) was an American politician and a U.S. Representative from New York.


Boyd was born in Albany, New York. He married Elizabeth Becker and they had thirteen children, Delia, John, Helen, David, Ann, Albert Barthalomew, Peter, James, Margaret, William, Nancy, Alexander, and Hugh.[1]


Boyd moved to Middleburgh, Schoharie County, New York and engaged in agricultural pursuits.

Elected as a Federalist to the 13th United States Congress, Boyd was United States Representative for the thirteenth district of New York from March 4, 1813, to March 3, 1815.


Boyd died in Esperance, Schoharie County, New York, on April 8, 1857 (age 92 years, 206 days). He is interred at Schoharie Cemetery, Schoharie, New York.


  1. ^ "Alexander Boyd". Retrieved 16 September 2013. 

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United States House of Representatives
Preceded by
Uri Tracy
Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from New York's 13th congressional district

March 4, 1813, to March 3, 1815
Succeeded by
John B. Yates