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Re: Byers family history

Jerry A. Taylor (View posts)
Posted: 22 Feb 2006 6:46PM GMT
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FIRST GENERATION

1. Samuel BYERS was born about 1749 in York County, Pennsylvania.

He was married to Margaret HANDLEY. Margaret HANDLEY was born about 1756. Samuel BYERS and Margaret HANDLEY had the following children:

+2 i. David BYERS (born on 30 January 1778).
+3 ii. Rev. Joseph Judson BYERS (born on 17 January 1780).



SECOND GENERATION

2. David BYERS was born on 30 January 1778 in York County, South Carolina. He died after 1850 in Haywood County, North Carolina.

He was married to Rebecca Elizabeth MCCLAIN on 30 December 1800 in Rutherford County, North Carolina. Rebecca Elizabeth MCCLAIN was born about 1780 in Pennsylvania. She died before 1850 in Haywood County, North Carolina. David BYERS and Rebecca Elizabeth MCCLAIN had the following children:

+4 i. Ephraim BYERS (born on 21 August 1806).

3. Rev. Joseph Judson BYERS was born on 17 January 1780 in York County, South Carolina. He died on 27 July 1873 in Jefferson County, Alabama.

He was married to Mary Esther KUYKENDALL (daughter of James KUYKENDALL and Mary HAMBRIGHT) about 1803 in Buncombe County, North Carolina. Mary Esther KUYKENDALL was born about 1783 in North Carolina. She died about 1843 in Jefferson County, Alabama. Rev. Joseph Judson BYERS and Mary Esther KUYKENDALL had the following children:

+5 i. Robert BYERS (born in 1810).



THIRD GENERATION

4. Ephraim BYERS was born on 21 August 1806 in Rutherford County, North Carolina. He died on 9 January 1896 in Georgia.

He was married to Millie RATLIFF on 24 November 1830 in Haywood County, North Carolina. Millie RATLIFF was born in 1811 in Rowan County, North Carolina. She died in Georgia. Ephraim BYERS and Millie RATLIFF had the following children:

6 i. Talitha C. BYERS was born in 1832 in Haywood County, North Carolina.
7 ii. Lucinda A. BYERS was born in 1834 in Haywood County, North Carolina.
8 iii. David M. BYERS was born in 1835 in Haywood County, North Carolina.
9 iv. Elizabeth BYERS was born in 1838 in Haywood County, North Carolina.
+10 v. Francis M. BYERS (born on 12 December 1839).
11 vi. Ephriam A. BYERS was born in 1842 in Haywood County, North Carolina.
12 vii. Jasper B. BYERS was born in 1844 in Haywood County, North Carolina.
13 viii. Fidel T. BYERS was born in 1846 in Haywood County, North Carolina.
+14 ix. Seaborn "Cebe?" BYERS (born in 1847).
+15 x. Mercy Ann BYERS (born on 4 August 1848).
+16 xi. Joseph B. BYERS (born in 1851).
+17 xii. Samuel V. BYERS (born in 1853).

5. Robert BYERS was born in 1810 in Buncombe County, North Carolina. He died in 1880 in Fannin County, Georgia.

He was married to Nancy BURCH (daughter of Jarrett BURCH Sr. and Milly PINSON) in 1829 in Georgia. Nancy BURCH was born in 1809 in Pendleton District, South Carolina. She died between 1870 and 1874 in Fannin County, Georgia. Robert BYERS and Nancy BURCH had the following children:

+18 i. Sarah BYERS (born on 6 October 1831).
+19 ii. Mary Jane BYERS (born on 22 January 1841).



FOURTH GENERATION

10. Francis M. BYERS was born on 12 December 1839 in Haywood County, North Carolina. He died on 20 February 1885 in Towns County, Georgia. He was buried in Brasstown Baptist Church Cemetery, Towns County, Georgia.

He was married to Mary A. LOGAN on 20 January 1864 in Towns County, Georgia. Mary A. LOGAN was born on 2 April 1846 in Georgia. She died on 20 May 1934. She was buried in Brasstown Baptist Church Cemetery, Towns County, Georgia. Francis M. BYERS and Mary A. LOGAN had the following children:

20 i. Sarah L. BYERS was born in 1865 in Towns County, Georgia.
21 ii. Milly L. A. BYERS was born in 1867 in Towns County, Georgia.
22 iii. Mary S. BYERS was born in 1868 in Towns County, Georgia.
23 iv. John S. BYERS was born in 1869 in Towns County, Georgia.
24 v. Talitha Caroline BYERS was born in 1872 in Towns County, Georgia. She died after 1900. She was buried in Brasstown Baptist Church Cemetery, Towns County, Georgia.
25 vi. Angeline BYERS was born in 1873 in Towns County, Georgia.
26 vii. Adeline BYERS was born in 1875 in Towns County, Georgia.
27 viii. Ivy A. "Kittie" BYERS was born in 1877 in Towns County, Georgia. She died after 1900. She was buried in Brasstown Baptist Church Cemetery, Towns County, Georgia.
28 ix. Georgia BYERS was born in 1879 in Towns County, Georgia. She died before 1900 in Towns County, Georgia. She was buried in Brasstown Baptist Church Cemetery, Towns County, Georgia.
+29 x. Ephriam A. BYERS (born in 1881).

14. Seaborn "Cebe?" BYERS was born in 1847 in Haywood County, North Carolina.

He was married to Sarah Jane COFFEE on 4 August 1870 in Towns County, Georgia. Sarah Jane COFFEE was born in 1854 in North Carolina. Seaborn "Cebe?" BYERS and Sarah Jane COFFEE had the following children:

30 i. Pinckney BYERS was born in 1871 in Towns County, Georgia.
31 ii. Andrew BYERS was born in 1873 in Towns County, Georgia.
+32 iii. Nicholas Asbury BYERS (born in 1876).
33 iv. Jasper BYERS was born in 1878 in Towns County, Georgia.

15. Mercy Ann BYERS was born on 4 August 1848 in Haywood County, North Carolina. She died on 1 October 1910 in Towns County, Georgia. She was buried in Old Union Cemetery, Young Harris, Georgia.

She was married to John STEPHENS (son of Canon STEPHENS and Jane COFFEY) on 2 January 1868. John STEPHENS was born on 1 March 1844 in Union County, Georgia. He died on 16 October 1882 in Towns County, Georgia. He was buried in Old Union Cemetery, Young Harris, Georgia. Mercy Ann BYERS and John STEPHENS had the following children:

+34 i. Mary Adaline "Addie" STEPHENS (born on 15 March 1869).
35 ii. Samuel J. STEPHENS was born in June 1873 in Towns County, Georgia.
36 iii. Exia L. STEPHENS was born in August 1874 in Towns County, Georgia.

16. Joseph B. BYERS was born in 1851 in Haywood County, North Carolina.

He was married to Roxanna COFFEE on 7 January 1875 in Towns County, Georgia. Roxanna COFFEE was born in 1858. Joseph B. BYERS and Roxanna COFFEE had the following children:

+37 i. Ephriam Smith BYERS (born on 1 October 1876).

17. Samuel V. BYERS was born in 1853 in Haywood County, North Carolina.

He was married to Lucinda Evaline HYATT (daughter of Shadrack HYATT and Barbara BROWN) on 10 November 1878. Lucinda Evaline HYATT was born on 18 April 1860 in North Carolina. She died on 7 September 1880 in Towns County, Georgia. She was buried in Brasstown Baptist Church Cemetery, Towns County, Georgia.

He was married to Laurie. Laurie was born in November 1860 in Georgia. Samuel V. BYERS and Laurie had the following children:

38 i. Ora C. BYERS was born in March 1882 in Towns County, Georgia.
39 ii. Willie L. BYERS was born in November 1883 in Towns County, Georgia.
40 iii. Georgia L. BYERS was born in August 1886 in Clay County, North Carolina.
41 iv. Frank BYERS was born in September 1891 in Clay County, North Carolina.
42 v. Mary M. BYERS was born in May 1894 in Clay County, North Carolina.
43 vi. Eula BYERS was born in July 1898 in Clay County, North Carolina.

18. Sarah BYERS was born on 6 October 1831 in Union County, Georgia.

She was married to John Littleton SIMS (son of James SIMS and Mary Ann Isabel WATSON) in 1854. John Littleton SIMS was born on 26 October 1825 in Rutherford County, North Carolina.

19. Mary Jane BYERS was born on 22 January 1841 in Union County, Georgia. She died on 28 May 1897 in Towns County, Georgia.

She was married to Jehu Pinckney "Pink" BERRONG (son of Jesse BERRONG and Susan CHASTAIN) in 1866. Jehu Pinckney "Pink" BERRONG was born in 1841. Mary Jane BYERS and Jehu Pinckney "Pink" BERRONG had the following children:

+44 i. Emory Speer BERRONG (born in April 1880).


Jerry A. Taylor
P. O. Box 101
Young Harris, GA 30582-0101
br68630582@yahoo.com

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