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James Andrew Dyer
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Birth: Apr. 26, 1845
Union County
Tennessee, USA
Death: Dec. 3, 1915
Tennessee, USA

James Andrew Dyer was born 26 April 1845 to parents Anderson T. and Rachel (Hubbs) Dyer. Sadly, Anderson died 8 months prior to his son's birth when he fell from a horse. James' mother remarried when James was a toddler and hw was often known by his step-father's name, Damewood.

James, and his brother Marion, enlisted to fight in the Civil War. James was a private, in Company A, 1st Tennessee Infantry USA.

After the war, James married Mary Shaver, daughter of Jacob and Elizabeth McAnaly Shaver, in 1866 and began farming in Union County. James and Mary had seven children, four survived to adulthood: John, Rachel, Andrew and Arthur.

James was a member of the Baptist Church and is buried at the Clear Branch Baptist Church in Luttrell, TN. 
 
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 Parents:
  Anderson T. Dyer (1814 - 1844)
  Rachel Plumlee Hubbs Dyer Damewood (1821 - 1900)
 
 Spouse:
  Mary H. Shaver Dyer (1845 - 1911)
 
 Children:
  Allice Dyer (1872 - 1884)*
  Arthur U. Dyer (1882 - 1948)*
  Daisy Dyer Carr (1886 - 1909)*
 
 Siblings:
  Marion Harrison Dyer (1840 - 1924)*
  James Andrew Dyer (1845 - 1915)
  Phebe Emiline Damewood Popejoy (1849 - 1882)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Clear Branch Baptist Church Cemetery
Union County
Tennessee, USA
 
Maintained by: BarbLaFara
Originally Created by: Paula Via
Record added: Apr 08, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 50820345
James Andrew Dyer
Added by: Phillip Graves
 
James Andrew Dyer
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Added by: Sue Reneau Damewood
 
 
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a Civil War soldier
- Gay Hobt Morton
 Added: Mar. 4, 2014

- Joan Edmonson
 Added: Oct. 11, 2013
In memory of a Civil War veteran~
- Rita Jean Arnold
 Added: Jun. 21, 2013
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