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James Byrnes, Jr
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Birth: 1827
County Wicklow, Ireland
Death: Aug. 30, 1869
Green County
Wisconsin, USA

Was the son of James and Jane (Welsh) Byrnes of Tilaheny, county of Wicklow, Ireland.

Siblings: Siblings: Richard Burns; Edward Bourns; William Byrne, Jane (Byrnes) Owens; Eliza (Byrnes) Lloyd

Settled in York, Green County, Wisconsin in 1861. Farmed over 300 acres of land. Died in a farming accident in 1868 at the age of 42 years, 4 months and 15 days.

Married in 1860 to Martha J. Oliver, of Belleville, Wisconsin. His widow married, his nephew, William Owens, Jr. (son of his sister) in 1875.

Four children survived him:
William J Byrnes ,
Mary Jane (Byrnes) Peterson (spouse of Theodore C. Peterson),
George W. Byrnes, and
Emma (Byrnes) Bray (spouse of George Bray).
Family links: 
  Martha J Oliver Owens (1842 - 1903)
  William J Byrnes (1861 - 1935)*
  Emma Byrnes (1863 - 1866)*
  Emma Byrnes Bray (1869 - 1923)*
*Calculated relationship
Greens Prairie Cemetery
Green County
Wisconsin, USA
Created by: C Branscome
Record added: Mar 20, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 67169772
James Byrnes, Jr
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James Byrnes, Jr
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 Added: Apr. 2, 2011

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