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Christian Byer
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Birth: Dec. 19, 1839
Death: Aug. 2, 1911

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Gettysburg Compiler August 9, 1911

Christian G Byer, died last Wednesday at his home in Hagerstown from heart trouble and dropsy, aged about 71 years. He had bee in failing health for the past two years and had been confined to his bed for three weeks prior to his death. He passed away very peacefully. Mr. Byer was born near Gettysburg and moved to Hagerstown about 20 years ago, where he had been engaged in the grocery business up to the time of his death. He was married twice, his first wife being Miss Tillie Horner of Gettysburg, and his seccond wife Miss Estelle Rechter of Hagerstown. Besides his wife he is survived by the following children, all of which are by his first wife; Mrs. Grace Bikle, Mrs. Fannie Reichard and Mrs. Nellie Uhler of Hagerstown, Mrs. Alberta Shaw of Washington, D.C., and Mrs. Minnie Drals of Fairfield Nevin C., of Mexico and William of Hagerstown. The remains were brought to Gettysburg and interment mane in the Evergreen Cemetery.


 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Christian Byer (1797 - 1871)
  Elizabeth Reiniker Byer (1809 - 1843)
 
 Spouse:
  Tillie A Hummer Byer (1839 - 1882)*
 
 Children:
  Fannie Byer Reichard (____ - 1970)*
  Alberta Byer Miller (1871 - 1963)*
  Grace Byer Bikle (1873 - 1963)*
  Nellie Byer Uhler (1877 - 1931)*
 
 Siblings:
  Hettie Byer Shank (1830 - 1913)*
  Catherine Byer Weigle (1832 - 1915)*
  Elizabeth C Byer Boyer (1834 - 1928)*
  Christian Byer (1839 - 1911)
  David R Byer (1839 - 1899)*
  John F Byer (1845 - 1932)**
  Jonas Byer (1847 - 1847)**
  Mary Jane Byer (1848 - 1854)**
  Sarah B Byer Roth (1850 - 1938)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Inscription:
Christian Byer
Died Aug. 2, 1911
Aged 71 Yr. 7 M. 14 D.
 
Burial:
Pfoutz Meeting House Cemetery
Gettysburg
Adams County
Pennsylvania, USA
 
Maintained by: Sharon Byer Shimota
Originally Created by: deb
Record added: Feb 10, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 24526046
Christian Byer
Added by: bcullisi1
 
Christian Byer
Added by: WendeeTerp
 
 
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- bcullisi1
 Added: Aug. 15, 2014
Government records show Pvt Christian Beyers, 138th PA Infantry, Co B.
- Telephoneman54
 Added: May. 10, 2014
 
 
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