Nathan Byars

Male 1793 - 1858  (65 years)


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  • Name Nathan Byars 
    Born 1793  North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Male 
    Died 30 May 1858  Jefferson County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I7717  The Hennessee Family
    Last Modified 6 Sep 2018 

    Father John Byars, Sr.,   b. 1777, Caswell County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Apr 1852, Tuscaloosa, Tuscaloosa County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years) 
    Mother Mary Ann "Passey" Logan,   b. 0___ 1787, South Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Sep 1854, Tuscaloosa, Tuscaloosa County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 67 years) 
    Married (South Carolina) Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Family ID F2896  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Elizabeth Reavis,   b. 1800, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Jun 1829, (Jefferson County, Alabama) Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 29 years) 
    Married 25 Mar 1825  Jefferson County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Children 
     1. Thomas Anderson Byars,   b. 25 Jul 1825, Jefferson County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 May 1891, New Albany, Union County, Mississippi Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years)
     2. Mary Ann Byars,   b. 14 Jun 1827, Jefferson County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 May 1895, Homewood, Jefferson County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years)
     3. Henry Kelly Byars,   b. 5 Apr 1829, Jefferson County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Apr 1911, Jefferson County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years)
    Last Modified 19 Aug 2020 
    Family ID F2910  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Elizabeth Walker,   b. 1798, (Rutherford County) North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 5 Jan 1832  Jefferson County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Residence (Family) 1850  Lawrence County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Children 
     1. Robert Byars,   b. (Jefferson County, Alabama) Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10-12, (Jefferson County, Alabama) Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Nannie Byars,   b. (Jefferson County, Alabama) Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. YOUNG, (Jefferson County, Alabama) Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. Nathan "Dutch" Byars, Jr.,   b. 1839, Jefferson County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. ~1857, (Jefferson County, Alabama) Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 18 years)
    Last Modified 19 Aug 2020 
    Family ID F2913  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1793 - North Carolina Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 25 Mar 1825 - Jefferson County, Alabama Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 5 Jan 1832 - Jefferson County, Alabama Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence (Family) - 1850 - Lawrence County, Alabama Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 30 May 1858 - Jefferson County, Alabama Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • Nathan was the son of John Byars, Sr. and Mary Ann "Passey" Logan Byars.

      He was the spouse of Elizabeth Reavis Byars.

      They were married March 25, 1825 in Jefferson County, Alabama and had the following children: Thomas Anderson Byars, Mary Ann Byars and Henry Kelby Byars.

      After the death of Elizabeth, he married Elizabeth Walker.

      They were married January 5, 1832 in Jefferson County, Alabama and had the following children: Robert, Nannie and Nathan "Dutch" Byars, Jr.

      Source of Information: The Hennessee Family Genealogy Pages [4]
    • Evidence from the files of The War of 1812, cites the signature of, "Nathan Byars", as a Justice-of-the-Peace. [3]
    • Nathan Byars owned and willed all his property, the present day Homewood, AL, location to Phillip and Mary Ann Griffin...Gary Griffin [5]
    • 16 Apr 2014:

      Who is this Nathan Byars?

      Name: George Byars
      Event Type: Census
      Event Year: 1850
      Event Place: Lawrence county, Lawrence, Alabama, United States
      Gender: Male
      Age: 11
      Race: White
      Race (Original):
      Birth Year (Estimated): 1839
      Birthplace: Alabama
      Household ID: 776
      House Number: 776
      Line Number: 17
      Affiliate Name: The U.S. National Archives and Records Administration (NARA)
      Affiliate Publication Number: M432
      Affiliate Film Number: 8
      GS Film Number: 2350
      Digital Folder Number: 004187298
      Image Number: 00117

      Household Gender Age Birthplace
      Nathan Byars M 55 North Carolina
      Elizabeth Byars F 50 Kentucky
      Thomas B Byars M 13 Alabama
      George Byars M 11 Alabama



      Citing this Record:
      "United States Census, 1850," index and images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/MH5S-DJ1 : accessed 17 Apr 2014), George Byars in household of Nathan Byars, Lawrence county, Lawrence, Alabama, United States; citing family 776, NARA microfilm publication M432. [6, 7]

  • Sources 
    1. [S9977] Tucker,Marjorie Stewart;617 Paden Drive,Birmingham,AL 35226. Historian & (Reliability: 3).

    2. [S2196] "United States Census, 1850," index and images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/MH5S-DJT : accessed.

    3. [S855] Marjorie Stewart Tucker (1932-2000) Historian & genealogist for many Warren, DeKalb and White County families. Authored.

    4. [S2222] http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=134107057.

    5. [S53097] Gary Griffin | 17 Jan 2014 | Family Group Records | griffingw@comcast.net.

    6. [S588] https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.2.1/STFC-2XK.

    7. [S593] "United States Census, 1850," index and images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/MH5S-DJ1 : accessed.