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Edmond Lewis Byram
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Birth: Jul. 2, 1845
Wapello County
Iowa, USA
Death: Jul. 15, 1885
Wapello County
Iowa, USA

Edmond Lewis Byram, son of, William and Mercy (Hand) Byram. He married Lucy Laura Cook March 19, 1868 in Wapello County, Iowa, daughter of Seth Cook and Nancy Miles.

During the Civil War Edmond Lewis Byram participated in several battles, the most being; The Atlanta Campaign Nashville, Franklin and the great Wilson raid through Tennessee, Alabama, Mississippi and Georgia. While in the service his health was injured by a sunstroke, which ultimately caused his death.

He was listed in Co., B 8th IA Calvary and was a veteran betw. 1861-1865 in the Civil War.

Edmond Byram and Lucy Cook's children are:

Nancy Ann Byram b. 6 Mar 1866
Mary Rosena Byram b. 16 Aug 1870
Seth C. Byrum b. 5 Feb 1872
James Benjemin Byram b. 4 Feb 1876
Marrion Everett Byram b. 22 Sept 1880
Edmond L. Byram Jr. b. 1 Dec 1873
Bessie Byram
Emma Byram b. 8 Jan 1875
Ella Byram b. 8 Jan. 1875
Maria E. Byram
Wesley Byram
Lucy C. Byrum

Note: Our orginal Family Name was Byram, but a cenus taker changed the name from Byram to Byrum.

Family Information contributed by family member:

Yvette E. (Byrum) Aune

Tombstone Photo contributed by family member:

Wade Kelley
Family links: 
  William D. Byram (1811 - 1873)
  Mercy Daisy Hand Byram (1816 - 1875)
  Lucy Laura Cook Byram/Coon (1846 - 1893)
  Nancy Ann Byrum Winn (1868 - 1911)*
  Mary Rosena Byram Krouch (1870 - 1934)*
  Seth Cook Byrum (1872 - 1956)*
  Marion Everett Byrum (1880 - 1918)*
  Aaron Byram (1838 - 1919)*
  William Byrum (1840 - 1924)*
  Lewis Case Byram (1842 - 1920)*
  Edmond Lewis Byram (1845 - 1885)
  Elisha Hand Byram (1850 - 1868)*
  Rhoda L. Byram Sullivan (1850 - 1905)*
  Caroline Adella Byram Hayes (1852 - 1881)*
*Calculated relationship
Columbia Cemetery
Wapello County
Iowa, USA
Maintained by: Yvette Aune
Originally Created by: "IRISH EYES ARE SMILING"
Record added: Sep 14, 2005
Find A Grave Memorial# 11750316
Edmond Lewis Byram
Added by: Yvette Aune
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- Angel of Flowers
 Added: Sep. 27, 2014
Edmond Lewis Byram served in Co. B 8th Iowa Calvary during the Civil War. We as a family are proud and honored to have him serve our country. Edmond Lewis Byram is my Great Uncle.
- Yvette E. (Byrum) Aune
 Added: Dec. 24, 2011
His unit should read 8th Iowa Cavalry and not 81st. Easy mistake.
- N. Dale Talkington
 Added: Mar. 19, 2011
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