Member Biography

William Boyd 

Sessions Office Position District Party
1830-1831       1 Democrat
1831-1832       1 Democrat
1832-1833       1 Democrat
1833-1834       1 Democrat

COUNTIES: Philadelphia City  


1772 - 10/15/1847

William Boyd (D1) Philadelphia City 1830-1834

Early Life:

William Boyd, born 1772, Drumore, Lancaster County, Province of Pennsylvania, British Colonial America; son of Samuel and Sydney Foster Boyd; married, Elinor Trimble, 1805, children, Elinor Trimble, Clarissa Sidney Boyd, Mary Ann Boyd; elected, Democrat, Pennsylvania State Senate, 1830-1834; died, October 15, 1847, Spring Grove, York County, Pennsylvania. No burial information available.

Pennsylvania Politics: 

Elected, Democrat, Pennsylvania State Senate, 1st district, Philadelphia City, 1830-1834.


Cox, Harold. "Senate Members B"Wilkes University Election Statistics Project. Wilkes University.

So far this is the only known accurate information.