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Walter C Byrd
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Birth: Mar. 6, 1874, USA
Death: Jul. 29, 1922
Macon
Bibb County
Georgia, USA

Deputy Sheriff Walter Byrd was shot and killed as he was walking out of a pool room in Macon. The suspect was captured the next day in Griffin.

The officers who captured the suspect were escorting him back to Macon when they were surrounded by an angry mob near Holton. The mob seized and shot the suspect to death. 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Mary Weeks Byrd (1877 - 1972)*
 
 Children:
  Walter Califf Byrd (1899 - 1963)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Rose Hill Cemetery
Macon
Bibb County
Georgia, USA
 
Created by: David Peltier
Record added: May 30, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 111468041
Walter C Byrd
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Walter C Byrd
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Walter C Byrd
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