1851 – Boyd was born in Panama City, Panama on the 24th of September.
1888 – He served in several positions: member of the Panama City Town Hall.
1903 – He became member of the Provisional Government Junta.
1910 – He became National Assembly senator.
– He became head of state of Panama.
– He was acting President of Panama from October 1 to October 5.
1911-1912 – He was the Foreign relations minister.
– He worked with Pedro J. Sosa, Constantino Arosemena, and others for the construction of the following projects: La Plaza de Santa Ana, La Zahurda, and El Matadero..
1924 – Boyd passed away in New York City on the 25th of May.