Person:David Byers (4)

David Byers
b.8 October 1803 prob. Virginia
d.2 October 1842 Rush County, Indiana
m. 10 April 1827
  1. John Ott Byers1832 - 1837
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Name David Byers
Gender Male
Birth? 8 October 1803 prob. Virginia
Marriage 10 April 1827 New Providence, Rockbridge County, Virginiato Elizabeth Horne
Burial? 1842 Bell/Barrett Cemetery, Rush County, Indiana
Death? 2 October 1842 Rush County, Indiana

David Byers was one of the Early Settlers of Augusta County, Virginia


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Information on David Byers

From "History of Bell/Barrett Cemetery, Rush County, Indiana, Semi-Centennial History of the Presbyterian Church, Knightstown, Indiana" :

There is a David Byers mentioned in the piece and his wife Elizabeth (Horne), from Augusta County; they were married 10 APR 1827, by the rev, James Morrison, New Providence, Rockbridge Co., VA. I believe they are buried in BBC. As is a son whom is mentioned as being baptized early on, John Ott Byers. [Source:]

Byers, David; d. Oct. 2, 1842, age 38 yrs 11 mos 24 days.
Byers, Elizabeth (Horn);ww/o David Byers, b. May 29, 1804, d. Aug. 21, 1881.
Byers, Elizabeth; w/o Samuel Byers, d. Sept. 30, 1849, age 22 yrs 11 mos 3 days.
Byers, John Ott; s/o D. & E. Byers, d. Mar. 25 ,1837, age 4 yrs 6 mos 29 days.

NOTE: Top of stone is missing with name, dates and age given to John Ott Byers, in 1900 reading.

Byers, Samuel; d. Sept. 10, 1855, age 40 years, 6 mons, and 22 days.