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Pvt William Kimsey Byrd, Sr
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Birth: May 21, 1778
Virginia, USA
Death: Feb. 8, 1862
Yancey County
North Carolina, USA

* WAR OF 1812 *



b. 21 May 1778 - d. 8 Feb 1862

-Byrd Cemetery-

-Pvt. William Kimsey Byrd-

Burnsville, NC 28714

* This Memorial Page was entered Aug. 5, 2007.
Additional memorial pages, cemetery photos, etc. have apparently as more recently been added.

* Appreciation:

Thank you to Gene Atkins for visiting the gravesite of Pvt. William Kimsey Byrd and for providing the very nice photo of the marker stone of Pvt. William Kimsey Byrd, a soldier that served in the War Of 1812.

- Burial Information below provided attached with the markerstone photo 11/02/2009 as:

- Marker was placed in the Byrd Cemetery just off Cox's Creek at Jacks Creek up in a valley back in Spring of 2003

* Additional Burial Info. as below received:
Their suggestion:
Autumn: William McKinsey Byrd is not buried at this cemetery. He is buried in a very small cemetery just behind Jacks Creek Church before you turn onto Coxes Creek road.
Family links: 
  George William Byrd (1730 - 1825)
  Mary Ann "Annie" Hudson Byrd (1760 - 1870)
  Elizabeth Williams Byrd (1784 - ____)
  Charles Avery Byrd (1802 - 1891)*
  Louise J. Byrd Dayton (1826 - 1919)*
  Annie Byrd Griffith (____ - 1825)*
  Elizabeth Bird McMahan (1777 - 1844)*
  William Kimsey Byrd (1778 - 1862)
  Samuel Dempsey Byrd (1789 - 1865)*
  George Washington Byrd (1791 - 1871)*
  Levicia Keziah Byrd Briggs (1799 - 1886)*
*Calculated relationship
Byrd Branch Cemetery
Burnsville (Yancey County)
Yancey County
North Carolina, USA
Created by: Autumn
Record added: Aug 05, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 20794328
Pvt William Kimsey Byrd, Sr
Added by: Gene Atkins
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- Dwight Edwards
 Added: Dec. 24, 2013
Wm Kimsey Byrd that was married to Mollie Harrell was born in the 1820's. The date given for this memorial is the birthdate of his father, WM Kimsey Byrd Sr.
- Victoria Tipton Whitlock
 Added: Apr. 27, 2013

- Barbara Hunnicutt Edwards
 Added: Jun. 10, 2011
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