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James Pleasant Byrd
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Birth: 1793
Claiborne County
Tennessee, USA
Death: May 21, 1864
Benton County
Missouri, USA

James Byrd left Tennessee between 1840 and 1850 with his son and daughter and migrated to Missouri by 1850.Much of the famuly history states that his wife was Nancy Carpenter 1800-1857.
Dica Lee 1805-1857 married March 05,1843 Green Co. Mo.
Elizabeth Teague in 1857
father; Richard Byrd 1750-1803
mother; Elizabeth Buster Byrd 1756-1820 
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  Nancy Carpenter Byrd (1795 - 1839)*
  James Pleasant Byrd (1822 - 1894)*
  Mary Polly Byrd Johnson (1834 - 1920)*
*Calculated relationship
My Aunt Vera Johnson Sinks, Grand daughter to Mary Polly Byrd Gunn Johnson and Joseph "Harrison" Johnson gave me this information on her Great-Grandmother, Nancy Carpenter Byrd. Nancy died when Mary Polly was young per family history while on the Trail of Tears going into Missouri. Nancy died in Green County, Missouri in 1939 (the only date we have. James and Nancy married about 1817 in Tenn. He married "Dicey" Lee 5 Mar 1843 and Elizabeth Teague 13 Feb 1957. My Aunt Vera will be 93 in July.

Bethel Campground Cemetery
Benton County
Missouri, USA
Created by: Bettie Wallander
Record added: Mar 12, 2002
Find A Grave Memorial# 6254850
James Pleasant Byrd
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- Linda Dukes
 Added: Mar. 24, 2014
James Byrd was my 3rd great grandfather. Thanks to all those who dedicate themselves to family research and documentation on this James Byrd family line.
- lsknowles
 Added: Nov. 25, 2013

- Barb J "John 3:16"
 Added: Jan. 27, 2005

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