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Colin Macnicol Boyd

Colin Macnicol Boyd, British fire underwriter, capitalist. member board supervisors (Chairman of Commission on finance and audit, 4 years), fire commissioner 5 years,; Club: Pacific Union.

Background

  • Boyd, Colin Macnicol was born on January 23, 1835 in Glasgow, Scotland. Son of John and Katherine Campbell (Macnicol) Boyd.

  • Education

    • Came to the United States in childhood. Attended public schools. Resident of California since 1850.

    Career

    • 20, 1895, Sara S. Megilligan. In mining camps, prospecting, mining, merchandising and hauling supplies by pack train from coast cities to camps, 1850-1861. For many years San Francisco agent Connecticut Fire Insurance Company, but now retired from business.

      Has been mayor of San Francisco, city and company auditors, clerk 3d district court 12 years. Member board supervisors (Chairman of Commission on finance and audit, 4 years), fire commissioner 5 years, member board freeholders, and for past 16 years trustee San Francisco Public Library.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Democrat

    Religion

    Denomination: Episcopalian

    Membership

    Member board supervisors (Chairman of Commission on finance and audit, 4 years), fire commissioner 5 years. Club: Pacific Union.

    Connections

    • Married San Luis Obispo, California, Fe’).
    • father: John Boyd
    • mother: Katherine Campbell (Macnicol) Boyd
    • spouse: San Luis Obispo
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    Born January 23, 1835
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