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Boyd, Zachary

Born: 1585 AD
Died: 1653 AD
Nationality: Scottish
Categories: Poets

1585 – Zachary Boyd was born.

         – He belonged to the family of Boyd of Pinkhill, Ayrshire and was educated at Glasgow and at Saumur.

         – He translated many parts of Scripture into uncouth verse. Among his works are The Garden of Zion and Zion’s Flowers.

1653 – Zachary Boyd died.