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James Boyd, Sir, 9th Lord of Kilmarnock

Birthplace: Kilmarnock, Ayrshire, Scotland
Death: Died in Kilmarnock, Ayr, Scotland
Place of Burial: Cottingham, Yorkshire, England.
Immediate Family:

Son of Robert Martin Boyd, Master of Boyd and Jean Kerr, Countess Crawford
Husband of Catherine Boyd
Father of John Boyd; Andrew Boyd; Mary Margaret Beverley; William Boyd, 1st Earl of Kilmarnock; Rachel Blair and 3 others
Brother of Robert Boyd, VII Lord Boyd of Kilmarnock
Half brother of Jean Lindsay

Occupation: Lord of Boyd Kilmarnock
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About James Boyd, 9th Lord Boyd of Kilmarnock

James Boyd, Lord of Kilmarnock

  • James Boyd (b.1 Jul 1600 - d.15 Mar 1654)
  • father - Robert Boyd (b.ca.1563 - † ? ), Scotland
  • mother - Jane Ker (b.ca.1582 - † ? ), Scotland
  • married - in 1637 - Catherine Creyke (b.3 Jan 1618 - † ? ), Cottingham, Yorkshire, England
  • children -
  1. William Boyd - b.ca 1638, Kilmarnock, Ayrshire, Scotland
  2. Margaret Boyd - b.1 Mar 1637, Hull, Yorkshire, England
  3. Eva Boyd - b.ca.1642, Kilarnock, Ayrshire, Scotland
  4. Catherine Boyd - b. Kilmarnock, Ayrshire, Scotland
  5. Jean Boyd - b.1644, Kilmarnock, Ayrshire, Scotland
  • Boyd coat of arms - The Boyd coat of arms was sculptured and erected in Dean Castle during his time there. It's located on the wall of the lower tower along with the inscription, "James, Lord of Kilmarnock and Dame Catherine Creyk, Lady Boyd".
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James Boyd, 9th Lord Boyd of Kilmarnock's Timeline

Kilmarnock, Ayrshire, Scotland
January 8, 1618
Age 22
Kilmarnook, East Ayrshire, Scotland
Age 27
Kilmarnock, East Ayrshire, Scotland, United Kingdom
March 1, 1636
Age 40
Hull, Yorkshire, , England
Age 42
Kilmarnock, East Ayrshire, Scotland
Age 48
Age 48
Aghadowey, Antrim, Ulster, Ireland
Age 57
Kilmarnock, Ayr, Scotland