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Byington Battiest
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Birth: Feb. 22, 1859
Death: Jan. 14, 1902
Bethel
McCurtain County
Oklahoma, USA

Note on stone: Father of Mrs. Agnes Knight

Battiest, McCurtain Co. "It [the town's name] is not, however, a superlative, but rather the name of a respected Choctaw jurist, Byington Battiest, which the settlement adopted in 1928, after spending its first two decades as Ida, for an early resident, Ida Griffin." Published in the Oklahoma Travel Handbook by Kent Ruth, OU Press, Norman, 1977. 
 
Burial:
Bethel Hill Cemetery
Bethel
McCurtain County
Oklahoma, USA
 
Created by: Deana Goss Martin
Record added: Jul 14, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 54938944
Byington Battiest
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Byington Battiest
Added by: Deana Goss Martin
 
 
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