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1880's Henry A. Boyd Original Victorian Calling Card, Maine


#300:

Printed on Card: Henry A. Boyd. This Boyd family calling card was found in the Augusta, Maine, Kennebec County. These Victorian era cards were used to "call" and announce your Victorian "calling" at homes of friends, acquaintances, family members and business contacts. Generally the home had a tray or "Charger," which was a large vessel, often silver, to hold the beautiful cards.

Found in Public Genealogy Records:
Henry A Boyd in the 1860 United States Federal Census
Age: 2
Birth Year: abt 1858
Birth Place: Maine
Home in 1860: Boston Ward 12, Suffolk, Massachusetts
Household Members: Name Age
Henry E Boyd 23 Father (Machinist)
Susan Boyd 25 Mother
Henry A Boyd 2
Albenia Boyd 5/12 sister
Cinderella Melman 40 (Tailoress)

Henry A Boyd in the Massachusetts State Census, 1865
Birth Year: abt 1858
Birth Place: Maine
Residence: Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, USA
Age: 7
Household Members: Name, Age
Henry E Boyd 29
Susan H Boyd 34
Henry A Boyd 7
A.H. Boyd 5
Sarah J Miller 20

Henry U Boyd in the 1900 US Federal Census (corrected to Henry A. Boyd)
Age: 41
Birth Date: Dec 1858
Birthplace: Maine
Home in 1900: Lancaster, Erie County, New York
Spouse's Name: Mabel W Boyd (Mabel Boyd)
Marriage Year: 1894
Years Married: 6
Father's Birthplace: Canada English
Mother's Birthplace: Scotland
Occupation: Stationary 
Household, Name Age
Henry A Boyd 41 
Mabel W Boyd 32
Mabel W Boyd 5
Susan E Boyd 3
Elizabeth I Boyd 7 months
May Wagner 17 (Servant)

This beautiful old piece will be sent in a new clean archival rigid sleeve for your collection. This was a personal calling card for this Boyd ancestor, and is one of a kind.

Size: 2 x 3.5 inches
Debra Clifford Ancestorville Genealogy     Note: Hello from ~debra. I have spent years collecting over 10,000 ID’d lost family photos & paper from US flea markets & antique shops. I do the best gen research I can, but am always open to corrections. This is an original antique item, not a reprint. A new high quality rigid sleeve is included for extra protection, especially during shipping. You may buy a piece alone, or large intimate 300 dpi scans of the front and back sent immediately via email, or both. Please search carefully, as they are often found together and many may be related. I also invite you to join me at Ancestorville Genealogy on facebook. Thank you, enjoy! ~Debra Clifford (contact info on top bar)

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