The Boyd family is an Australian artistic dynasty. Members of the family over several generations have established themselves as painters, artists, illustrators, sculptors, potters, ceramists, writers, architects, graphic designers, and musicians.
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... Boyd Gaming's history dates to 1941, when founder Sam Boyd first arrived in Las Vegas with his family ... After being hired as a dealer, Sam Boyd worked his way up through the ranks of the Las Vegas casino industry, first to pit boss, then shift boss ... a small interest in the Sahara Hotel and Casino later, Sam Boyd left the Sahara to become general manager and partner of The Mint Las Vegas ...
... The family is descended from four diverse immigrants to Victoria William à Beckett (1806–1869), lawyer and Chief Justice of Victoria, arrived in New South Wales in 1837 with his wife, Emily ... Major Alexander Boyd (1792–1869), paymaster of the 11th Regiment of Foot (The North Devonshire Regiment of Foot), arrived in Van Diemen's Land in 1845, possibly with his wife, Susan Boyd ... His wife Lucy Martin (née Gear) and family came from Sydney to join him soon after ...
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