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William Byrum
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Birth: May 19, 1840
Vermilion County
Illinois, USA
Death: May 4, 1924
Wapello County
Iowa, USA

William Byrum, son of, William and Mercy Daisy (Hand) Byram.

William Byrum siblings are:

Aaron Byram b. 1888
William Byrum b. 1840
Lewis Case Byram b. 1842
Edmond Lewis Byram b. 1845
Clarissa Byram b. 1848
Elisha Hand Byram b. 1850
Caroline Adella Byram b. 1852
Rhoda L. Byram b. 1856
Samuel S. Byram b. 1858
Sarah Jane Byram b. 1862

William Byrum married Sarah Ann Stevens on October 3, 1861 in Cass Twsp., Wapello Co., Iowa. Sarah ann Stevens is the daughter of James Frank and Jane West (Speed) Stevens.

William Byrum and Sarah Ann Stevens children are:

George Washington Byrum b. 1862
Lewis Edward Byrum b. 1864
Maude Mary Jane Byrum b. 1867
Mercy Ellen Byrum b. 1870
Anna Frances Byrum b. 1873
Nina Hope Byrum b. 1875
William Henry Byrum b. 1878

William Byrum, aged 84 years, died at 4 o"clock Sunday morning at the family home, 207 South Willard street.

He is survived by three sons, G. W. and L. Byrum of Ottumwa and W. Byrum of Lead, S. D. and by two daughters, Maude Byrum, at home, and Mr. Lois Hare of Spearfish S. D. Four brothers and four sisters preceded Mr. Byrum, in death.

The funeral will be held at 2:30 o'clock Tuesday afternoon in the Finley Avenue Baptist church, with Rev. John Hastie in charge. Burial will be in Shaul cemetery.

Family Information contributed by family member:

Yvette E. (Byrum) Aune and Willard Whitaker.

Tombstone photos contributed by family members Willard Whitaker and Michele R. (Byrum) Ball.
Family links: 
  William D. Byram (1811 - 1873)
  Mercy Daisy Hand Byram (1816 - 1875)
  Sarah Ann Stevens Byrum (1839 - 1923)*
  George Washington Byrum (1862 - 1926)*
  Lewis Edward Byrum (1864 - 1941)*
  Maude Mary Jane Byrum (1867 - 1956)*
  Mercy Ellen Byrum Arnold (1870 - 1907)*
  Anna Frances Byrum Cummings (1873 - 1895)*
  Nina Hope Byrum Bare (1875 - 1962)*
  William Henry Byrum (1878 - 1941)*
  Aaron Byram (1838 - 1919)*
  William Byrum (1840 - 1924)
  Lewis Case Byram (1842 - 1920)*
  Edmond Lewis Byram (1845 - 1885)*
  Rhoda L. Byram Sullivan (1850 - 1905)*
  Elisha Hand Byram (1850 - 1868)*
  Caroline Adella Byram Hayes (1852 - 1881)*
*Calculated relationship
Shaul Cemetery
Wapello County
Iowa, USA
Plot: Block 1 Lot 57
Created by: Yvette Aune
Record added: Jan 03, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 32599073
William Byrum
Added by: Yvette Aune
William Byrum
Added by: Yvette Aune
William Byrum
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- Marcia Shears
 Added: Oct. 30, 2015

- Angel of Flowers
 Added: Sep. 27, 2014

- Yvette E. (Byrum) Aune
 Added: Jun. 19, 2010
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