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John Byer
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Birth: 1834
Death: Jul. 10, 1890
Mineral County
West Virginia, USA

Found by John Fazenbaker in the July 19, 1890 Piedmont Herald.

Cross, W.Va-

On Thursday the people of Virginia Hill were obliged to witness the sad death of Mr John Byers who was killed on the Davis and Elkins upper incline plane when a trip was being run. Mr Byers was born in Bavaria, Germany, was 56 years of age and was a consistent member of the Presbyterian church for a number of years. He was a soldier in the war of the rebellion and fought in some of its hardest contests. He was buried on Friday in the Sinclair cemetery. The sympathy of a generous people are with the family of the deceased.


57 years
Sinclair Memorial Park
Mineral County
West Virginia, USA
Created by: Cindy Diaz Plummer
Record added: May 09, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 26711616
John Byer
Added by: John Fazenbaker
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