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James Beattie "Bates" Ryburn
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Birth: Nov. 1, 1873
Washington County
Virginia, USA
Death: Nov. 10, 1945
Washington County
Virginia, USA

James Beattie Ryburn was born on 1 Nov 1873 in Virginia. Name Other: James appears in some records by his first name and in others as "Beattie". Carolyn Ryburn notes that the family knew him as "Uncle Bate.
Marriage 26 Jun 1899 He married Martha Josephine Florence Ritchie, daughter of James Lafayette Ritchie and Rosanna Melissa Duff, on 26 Jun 1899 in Washington County, Virginia. 1900 to 1933 James and Josephine spent their married life living near Glade Spring, Virginia. There they farmed, and raised their only child James Mack Ryburn. The 1920 census specifically stated that the family was living on the Gladespring and Damascus Road. It appears that in the first few years of their marriage they also provided a home for Josephine's nephew, Claude Ritchie. [son of Josephine's brother James W. Ritchie]
Death: 10 Nov 1945 at age 72. He was buried at Knollkreg Memorial Cemetery in Abingdon, Virginia. 
Family links: 
  Martha Florence Josephine Ritchie Ryburn (1870 - 1963)*
  James McNeil Ryburn (1900 - 1977)*
*Calculated relationship
Knollkreg Memorial Park
Washington County
Virginia, USA
Created by: Debera Garcia
Record added: Apr 11, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 88383501
James Beattie Bates Ryburn
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James Beattie Bates Ryburn
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 Added: Feb. 6, 2013

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