Person:Alvanus Byar (1)

Alvanus Byar
b.est. 1725-1735
m. bef. 1757
  1. Barbara Bowyer1757 -
Facts and Events
Name Alvanus Byar
Alt Name Alvanis Biar
Alt Name Alvanus Beyer
Alt Name Alvanus Bowyer
Gender Male
Birth? est. 1725-1735
Marriage bef. 1757 to Barbara Unknown

Alvanus Byar was one of the Early Settlers of Augusta County, Virginia


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Early Land Acquisition in Augusta County, VA

Disposition of Land from Chalkley's:

  • Page 315.--21st May, 1760. Alvanis Byor and Barbara ( ) to Jno. Couts, £20, 140 acres, part of 280 patented to Alvanis, 10th August, 1759, on a branch between Shanando and Peaked Mountain. Delivered: Jno. Counts, March, 1762.

Records of Alvanus Byar in Augusta County, VA

From Chalkley’s Augusta County Records:

  • Page 358.--8th February, 1759. Vendue of John Wingord's (Vinegard) estate--To Henry Colar, Christopher Kishlinger, Christopher Wingord, Ludwick Francisco, Augustine Price, Tetrach Couch, Conrad Bloze, Frederick Ermantrout, Jacob Nicholas, Margt. Wilmouth, Brice Russell, Alvenus Byar, Jacob Parsinger, Charles Man, Nicholas Millberry, Jno. Craig, Danl. Price, Jno. Fuge, Jacob Man, Henry Perkey, Nicholas Null, Jas. Laird, Charles Ty (Fy?), Paslin Hover, Valentine Cough, Valentine Cook, Valentine Pence, Robt. Scott, Jacob Man, Stephen Conrad, Christian Tetrach, Valentine Butcher, Peter Herman, Wm. Beard, John Couch.
  • Vol. 1 - AUGUST 20, 1760. - (393) Barbara, aged three, daughter of Alvanus Bowyer, to be bound out--he is not able to support and educate her.
  • 31 October 1769 - Alwinus Boyer - listed on List of Elders at Peaked Mountain Church, Augusta (later Rockingham) County, Virginia. [Source: Record of the Peaked Mountain Church, Rockingham County, Virginia; Wm. and Mary Qrtly., Vol. 13 N.4].