Indiana McCaslins

Robert McCauley ByersAge: 42 years18451887

Name
Robert McCauley Byers
Birth November 17, 1845 22 19
Source: Find a Grave
Birth of a sisterMary E Byers
March 27, 1847 (Age 16 months)
Birth of a sisterSarah M Byers
October 4, 1848 (Age 2 years)
Census 1850 (Age 4 years)
Birth of a brotherGeorge W Byers
June 15, 1851 (Age 5 years)
Death of a sisterMary E Byers
September 18, 1851 (Age 5 years)

Birth of a brotherAlonzo W Byers
October 3, 1853 (Age 7 years)
Birth of a sisterCaroline Byers
December 7, 1855 (Age 10 years)
Birth of a sisterAdaline Byers
December 7, 1855 (Age 10 years)
Birth of a brotherSlyvanus Byers
April 20, 1858 (Age 12 years)
Birth of a sisterClarissa Byers
July 4, 1860 (Age 14 years)

Census 1860 (Age 14 years)
Birth of a sisterRachel Byers
November 10, 1862 (Age 16 years)

Death of a sisterRachel Byers
December 4, 1862 (Age 17 years)

Death of a sisterClarissa Byers
April 4, 1863 (Age 17 years)

Birth of a sisterAlmira Byers
February 7, 1864 (Age 18 years)

Death of a sisterAlmira Byers
April 22, 1865 (Age 19 years)

Birth of a sisterSusanna (Susan, Susie) Byers
April 13, 1866 (Age 20 years)
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Birth of a brotherArchibald W Byers
December 28, 1869 (Age 24 years)
Census 1870 (Age 24 years)
MarriageJennie ParrView this family
August 31, 1876 (Age 30 years)

Death November 30, 1887 (Age 42 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Burial after November 30, 1887
Source: Find a Grave
Note: Mount Pleasant Cemetery (Find A Grave Memorial# 86161653)
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Marriage: January 9, 1845
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Robert McCauley Byers
Birth: November 17, 1845 22 19Franklin, Johnson, Indiana
Death: November 30, 1887Franklin, Johnson, Indiana
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Robert McCauley Byers
Birth: November 17, 1845 22 19Franklin, Johnson, Indiana
Death: November 30, 1887Franklin, Johnson, Indiana
wife
Marriage: August 31, 1876

Burial

Mount Pleasant Cemetery (Find A Grave Memorial# 86161653)

Shared note

Robert M. Byers (deceased) was born in Franklin Township, Johnson County, November 18, 1845; eldest of thirteen children born to Henry S. and Maria (McCauley) Byers. The immediate subject of this sketch was the recipient of a good education, and by occupation was a farmer. In 1876, he settled where his widow resides, and at the time of his death, owned 239 acres of excellent land, and which is considered one of the best farms in the county. He was united in marriage August 31, 1876, to Miss Jennie Parr, a native of Clark Township, this county, born August 9, 1850; daughter of Moses H. and Eliza A. (Drybread) Parr; the former born in Tennessee, July 14, 1823, and now resides in Nebraska; the latter born in Hamilton County, Ohio, September 19, 1830. To Mr. and Mrs. Byers were born these children: Robert E., born 1878; Ethel, 1882; Iona, 1884, and Herschel, 1886. In politics, Mr. Byers was a republican, worthy citizen, and by his death the county lost one of its most valued farmers. Mrs. Byers is a member of the Baptist Church.

In the 1850 US Federal Census for Franklin, Johnson, Indiana, 26-year-old Kentucky-born farmer Henry Byers owns $5000 worth of real estate. He and his 25-year-old Kentucky-born wife Mary [McCauley] Byers have in their household their Indiana-born children, 4-year-old Robert McCauley, 3-year-old Mary E and one-year-old Sarah, 19-year-old Indiana-born laborer Abraham Mitchel and 14-year-old Kentucky-born Elizabeth Crim, whose relationship to the family is unknown.

In the 1860 US Federal Census for Franklin, Johnson, Indiana, 37-year-old Kentucky-born farmer Henry Byers owns $15,000 worth of real estate and $5,000 worth of personal property. He and his 35-year-old Kentucky-born wife Mary [McCauley] Byers have in their household their Indiana-born children, 14-year-old Robert M, 11-year-old Sarah M, 9-year-old George W, 6-year-old Alonzo N, 4-year-old twins Caroline and Adaline, and 2-year-old Sylvanus, 17-year-old Indiana-born domestic servant Sara E Flinn and 20-year-old Indiana-born farm laborer Thomas Flinn.

In the 1870 US Federal Census for Franklin, Johnson, Indiana, 47-year-old Kentucky-born farmer Henry Byers owns $36,000 worth of real estate and $3,710 worth of personal property. He and his 45-year-old Kentucky-born wife Mary [McCauley] Byers have in their household their Indiana-born children, 24-year-old Robert M, 21-year-old Sarah M, 19-year-old George, 16-year-old Alonzo N, 15-year-old twins Caroline and Adaline, 12-year-old Sylvanus, 5-year-old Susan and 5-month old (December-born) Archabald, and 14-year-old Indiana-born Julia White (relationship to the family unknown). Maria is keeping house, Robert M is a farmer with $5,500 worth of real estate and $1,700 worth of personal property, Sarah M has no occupation, and George, Alonzo, Adaline, Caroline, Sylvanus and Susan have attended school in the past year.

Robert McCauley Byers, born 17 Nov 1845 in Franklin, Johnson, Indiana, died 30 Nov 1887 in the same place and was buried in Mount Pleasant Cemetery (Find A Grave Memorial# 86161653).