Many researchers have attempted to connect Reason Boyett, but this has not been proven. The Boyett DNA Surname Project is attempting to locate a male Boyett from the line of James Henry Boyett for YDNA testing.
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Raision / Reason BOYETT b. cal 1815 SC: parents unknown.
He m. Elizabeth (b. cal 1815 SC). They resided in 8th District of Randolph Co., GA in Sep 1850. Children: John b. 1832 in SC, Joseph b. 1836, George Ann. b. 1838,
James H. b. 1840, Mary b. 1842, Ann E. b. 1844, Sarah b. 1848, and Eveline b. 1849. All but the oldest child were born in GA.