South Carolina, USA
John W. Overby was born abt. 1816, in South Carolina, died abt. 1844 in Caldwell, Burleson County, Texas. He was the son of Benjamin Overby, and the grandson of Meshack and Mary Mitchell Overby. He was the nephew of Anne Overby Edwards, wife of James Edwards of Montgomery County, Texas. He married Mary "Polly" McGee Buchanan on October 25, 1838 in Mongomery Co, Texas. Their children were Ann Elizabeth b. 1839 (married Benjamin Fugitt), Benjamin b. 1841. and Emma Adeline b. Sept. 1843. ( m. John Flippin). He is buried in the Old Birch Cemetery Burleson Co., Texas. John W. Overby arrived in Texas between March 2,1836 snd Oct 1, 1837 and received a second class land grant from the Republic of Texas for 640 acres in Montgomery county. James Edwards arrived in Texas before March 2, 1836 and received a Mexican land grant for 4,605 acres in Montgomery county.
Benjamin Overby (1790 - ____)
Mary McGee Overby (1817 - 1865)
Benjamin Overby (1841 - 1849)*
Emma Adeline Overby-Flippin Monford (1843 - 1915)*
Old Birch Creek Cemetery
Plot: Buchanan Overby
Created by: Gary & Nancy Glenn Clamp...
Record added: Sep 21, 2009
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