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James Dyer
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Birth: Apr. 15, 1781
Dudley
Worcester County
Massachusetts, USA
Death: 1869
Winnebago County
Illinois, USA

He was he son of James and Mary (Marcy) Dyer. He grew to adulthood in his native state. He must have moved to New York about the same time as his parents. His oldest child was born there.

He served as Captain of the Militia during the war of 1812.

He resided in Ohio during the 1820's and early 1830's. When his fathers estate was settled, 11 Jan 1837, James was said to be of Michigan. On 10 Nov 1841 he bought 80 acers of land from the government (land office Galena) in Twp 45 N, R 2E, Sec 25 Winnebago County Illinois.
 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  James Dyer (1756 - 1835)
  Mary Marcy Dyer (1759 - 1844)
 
 Spouse:
  Susannah Dyer (1791 - 1860)
 
 Children:
  John W. Dyer (1813 - 1875)*
  Horace Dyer (1816 - 1893)*
  Harma Lucinda Dyer Dufoe (1817 - 1859)*
 
 Siblings:
  Sally Dyer Vinton (1777 - 1861)*
  Winthrop Dyer (1779 - 1857)**
  James Dyer (1781 - 1869)
  Nancy Dyer Barrett (1783 - 1872)*
  Justin Dyer (1785 - ____)*
  Emily Dyer Chamberlain (1787 - 1882)*
  Jane Dyer Vermilyea (1789 - 1837)*
  Bradbury S. Dyer (1792 - 1860)*
  Lucinda Dyer Rosekrans (1794 - 1869)*
  Rebecca Keenholts (1796 - 1875)*
  Moses Dyer (1797 - ____)*
  Mercy Dyer Zeh (1799 - 1886)*
  Dexter Dyer (1803 - 1880)*
  Martha Dyer Zeh (1804 - 1888)*
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Inscription:
70 yrs
 
Note: Compiled by the Winnebago Genealogical Society
 
Burial:
Cedar Bluff Cemetery
Rockford
Winnebago County
Illinois, USA
Plot: 04 031 01
 
Maintained by: Lela Parris Koch
Originally Created by: SG
Record added: Jan 25, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 104170420
James Dyer
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Added by: David Wrzesinski - Smith
 
 
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My 3rd great grandfather
- sandy dyer
 Added: Dec. 30, 2013

- Lela Parris Koch
 Added: Feb. 5, 2013
 
 
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