Jun. 28, 1835 Cumberland County North Carolina, USA
Nov. 27, 1906 Harnett County North Carolina, USA
Tabitha was the daughter of George Washington and Penelope (Ritter) Byrd. She first married Richard Porter and had four children by this marriage. Richard was conscripted as a Private in Company E, 4th North Carolina Infantry Regiment on April 20, 1863 and was killed at the Battle of Chancellorsville on May 3, 1863. After Richard's death Tabitha married John Addison Bullard and had six more chiildren by this marriage.