Belle Boyd

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Birthday
9, 1844
Birthplace
Martinsburg, WV
Death Date
Jun 11, 1900 (56)
Birth Sign
Taurus
Birthday
9, 1844
Birthplace
Martinsburg, WV
Death Date
Jun 11, 1900 (56)

About

Known as "Cleopatra of the Secession", she was a Confederate spy in the American Civil War who operated out of Virginia.

Before Fame

She was educated at the Mount Washington Female College at Baltimore.

Trivia

Before becoming a spy for the Confederate army she shot and killed a Union soldier for cursing at her mother.

Family Life

Her father operated a hotel in Front Royal, Virginia.

Associated With

She fed information about the Union Army to Confederate General Stonewall Jackson.