Alexander Nichols + Susan Miller Boyd

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Parents Grandparents
Alexander Nichols ‎(I2363)‎
Birth 9 May 1826 Blunt Springs, Alabama, USA
Death 8 October 1908 ‎(Age 82)‎ Ardmore, Carter, Oklahoma, USA

Susan Miller Boyd ‎(I2362)‎
Birth 16 November 1838 41 28 Holly Springs, Marshall, Mississippi, USA
Death 18 May 1918 ‎(Age 79)‎ Ardmore, Carter, Oklahoma, USA
James M Boyd ‎(I2312)‎
Birth 22 January 1797 Glasgow, Lanark, Scotland, GBR
Death 27 February 1864 ‎(Age 67)‎ Poteau, , Indian Territory, USA
Nancy Mahota Love ‎(I2313)‎
Birth 1810 53 19 Holly Springs, Marshall, Mississippi, USA
Death 20 August 1869 ‎(Age 59)‎ Powell, Indian Territory, USA

Family Group Information   (F854)
Marriage 16 September 1857 Fort Smith, Sebastian, Arkansas, USA

Show Details Note: A History of the State of Oklahoma, Volume 2, By Luther B. Hill · 1909

On September 16 1857 Alexander Nichols wedded Miss Susan M Boyd who was born near Holly Springs Mississippi, November 16 1838, daughter of James M and Nancy Love Boyd. Her father who was a native of Scotland was brought to America when a child and his parents settled at Natchez Mississippi where they died whilst he was still young. The boy made his home among the Chickasaw Indians of that locality and upon reaching manhood became the first white to marry into the Chickasaw Nation when he wedded Nancy Love daughter of Thomas Love. Their union resulted in twelve children eight of whom reached maturity, the entire family being as follows: Rachael, who died without issue; Jane, who married John Hardwick; Thomas C; John D; Susan, who became Mrs Alexander Nichols; Sophia; George W; Robert; Marshall; Benjamin; Margaret, who married William Corbett; and William. Mr and Mrs James M Boyd came with their family to the Choctaw Nation in 1856 where the father died February 27 1864 and the mother August 20 1869. Alexander Nichols and wife were the parents of twelve children six of whom reached mature years as follows: Orian, Cora and William, all deceased; Minnie G, who married Charles W Thomas; W S a resident of Ardmore. Fannie and Carrie deceased; and Robert H, Walter S, Daisy, Boyd, deceased and Clyde C, all of Ardmore .

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