Robert McCauley Byers, 18451887 (aged 42 years)

Name
Robert McCauley /Byers/
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July 4, 1860 (aged 14 years)
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December 4, 1862 (aged 17 years)
Death of a sister
April 4, 1863 (aged 17 years)
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February 7, 1864 (aged 18 years)
Death of a sister
April 22, 1865 (aged 19 years)
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after November 30, 1887 (0 days after death)
Source: Find a Grave
Note: Mount Pleasant Cemetery (Find A Grave Memorial# 86161653)
Family with parents
father
18231900
Birth: May 16, 1823Henry, Kentucky
Death: October 15, 1900Johnson, Indiana
mother
18261901
Birth: June 1826Kentucky
Death: February 16, 1901Johnson, Indiana
Marriage MarriageJanuary 9, 1845
10 months
himself
18451887
Birth: November 17, 1845 22 19 Franklin, Johnson, Indiana
Death: November 30, 1887Franklin, Johnson, Indiana
17 months
younger sister
18471851
Birth: March 27, 1847 23 20 Indiana
Death: September 18, 1851
19 months
younger sister
18481923
Birth: October 4, 1848 25 22 Indiana
Death: May 14, 1923Johnson, Indiana
3 years
younger brother
18511919
Birth: June 15, 1851 28 25 Indiana
Death: August 14, 1919
2 years
younger brother
18531940
Birth: October 3, 1853 30 27 Indiana
Death: 1940
2 years
younger sister
18551928
Birth: December 7, 1855 32 29 Indiana
Death: June 1, 1928
younger sister
1855
Birth: December 7, 1855 32 29 Indiana
Death:
2 years
younger brother
18581929
Birth: April 20, 1858 34 31 Indiana
Death: January 15, 1929
2 years
younger sister
2 years
younger sister
18621862
Birth: November 10, 1862 39 36
Death: December 4, 1862
15 months
younger sister
2 years
younger sister
18661940
Birth: April 13, 1866 42 39 Indiana
Death: October 14, 1940Indiana
4 years
younger brother
18691943
Birth: December 28, 1869 46 43 Indiana
Death: September 22, 1943
Family with Jennie Parr
himself
18451887
Birth: November 17, 1845 22 19 Franklin, Johnson, Indiana
Death: November 30, 1887Franklin, Johnson, Indiana
wife
18501909
Birth: August 9, 1850Johnson, Indiana
Death: July 7, 1909Johnson, Indiana
Marriage MarriageAugust 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).