Lynn Boyd Edit Profile
Member Kentucky House of Representatives from Calloway County, 1827-1832. Member United States House of Representatives (Democrat) from Kentucky, 24th, 26th-33d congresses, 1835-1837, 39-55, speaker, 1851-1855, staunch supporter of Andrew Jackson, led joint movement for resolution annexing Texas, Chairman of Commission on military affairs during Mexican War, Chairman of Commission on territories.
Married Alice Bennett, 1832. Married second, Mistress.