Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Find all Overbys in:
 • Old Birch Creek Cemetery
 • Caldwell
 • Burleson County
 • Texas
 • Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Community Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Sponsor This Memorial!
John W. Overby
Learn about removing the ads from this memorial...
Birth: 1816
South Carolina, USA
Death: 1844
Burleson County
Texas, 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. 
Family links: 
  Benjamin Overby (1790 - ____)
  Mary McGee Overby (1817 - 1865)
  Benjamin Overby (1841 - 1849)*
  Emma Adeline Overby-Flippin Monford (1843 - 1915)*
*Calculated relationship
Old Birch Creek Cemetery
Burleson County
Texas, USA
Plot: Buchanan Overby
Created by: Gary & Nancy Glenn Clamp...
Record added: Sep 21, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 42197024
John W. Overby
Added by: Gary & Nancy Glenn Clampitt
John W. Overby
Added by: Gary & Nancy Glenn Clampitt
John W. Overby
Added by: Gary & Nancy Glenn Clampitt
There is 1 more photo not showing...
Click here to view all images...
Photos may be scaled.
Click on image for full size.

- Dragon
 Added: Jan. 24, 2013
In Loving Memory of my GGG grandfather
- Gary and Nancy Clampitt
 Added: Nov. 24, 2009

 Added: Sep. 21, 2009

Privacy Statement and Terms of Service