Boyd, Green a minister in the Methodist Episcopal Church South, was born in Independence County, Texas, in September, 1824. He was converted in 1838, licensed to exhort in 1842, to preach in 1848, and in 1854 was ordained deacon. For several years he was a prominent member of the Arkansas Conference, and in 1865 united with the Texas Conference, in which he did zealous work until his death in 1870. Mr. Boyd was a pious man, a good citizen, and a useful minister. See Minutes of Annual Conferences of the M. E. Church South, 1870, p. 501.