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Jacob Krise Byers

Jacob Krise Byers

Male 1864 - 1951  (86 years)

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  • Name Jacob Krise Byers  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7
    Born 13 Dec 1864  Frederick Cnty, MD Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 7
    Gender Male 
    Occupation Agriculture - Farmer 
    Died Oct 1951  Frederick Cnty, MD Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4, 7
    Buried Emmitsburg Memorial Cem, Emmitsburg, Frederick Cnty, MD Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Person ID I3586  SnoufferCampbell
    Last Modified 24 Mar 2017 

    Father Joseph Byers,   b. 19 Mar 1824, Westminster Dist, Frederick (Now Carroll) Cnty, MD Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Apr 1898, Emmitsburg, Frederick Cnty, MD Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years) 
    Mother Eleanor Gilbert,   b. 7 Jun 1828, Westminster Dist, Frederick (Now Carroll) Cnty, MD Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Feb 1912, Emmitsburg, Frederick Cnty, MD Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years) 
    Married Bridgeport, MD Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 8, 9
    Family ID F1283  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Emma Jane Bollinger,   b. 28 Nov 1869,   d. 9 Jan 1900  (Age 30 years) 
    Married 1893  [1, 4
    Children 
    +1. Maude Elizabeth Byers,   b. 5 Feb 1894, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Apr 1971  (Age 77 years)
     2. Harry Bryan Byers,   b. May 1896, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Sep 1976, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 80 years)
    +3. Luther Gilbert Byers,   b. 11 Aug 1897, Emmitsburg, Frederick Cnty, MD Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 May 1970, Gettysburg, Adams Cnty, PA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years)
     4. Charles Robert Byers,   b. 31 Dec 1899, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Mar 1906, Westminster, Carroll Cnty, MD Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 6 years)
    Last Modified 24 Mar 2017 
    Family ID F1287  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Ada Grace Fitez,   b. 14 Jul 1870, Emmitsburg, Frederick Cnty, MD Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Apr 1957, York, York Cnty, PA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years) 
    Married Y  [4, 10
    Children 
     1. Earl Byers
    +2. Ethel Grace Byers,   b. 1906, Emmitsburg, Frederick Cnty, MD Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Dec 1971, Hanover, York Cnty, PA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years)
    +3. Hazel Margaret Byers,   b. 14 Apr 1908, Adams Cnty, PA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Jan 1963, Gettysburg, Adams Cnthy, PA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 54 years)
    +4. Merle Glenn Byers,   b. 16 Mar 1915, Freedom Twsp, Adams Cnty, PA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Apr 1999, Gettysburg, Adams Cnty, PA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years)
    +5. Jacob Krise Byers, Jr.,   b. 27 Feb 1918, Adams Cnty, PA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Jun 1968, Gettysburg, Adams Cnty, PA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 50 years)
    Last Modified 26 Mar 2017 
    Family ID F3473  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • T.J.C. Williams & F. McKinsey, HISTORY OF FREDERICK COUNTY, p. 860 (1910), state that Jacob's parents, Joseph and Ellen (Gilbert) Byers, had seven children, including: "Jacob K., [who] married Emma J. Bullinger [sic], [who is now] deceased, [and] has four children, Maud [sic] E., Harry Bryan, Luther Gilbert, and Charles Robert, [who is now] deceased [sic] ...."

      The 1900 census lists a widowed Jacob K. Byers, a farmer, 35, born Dec 1865 [sic] in Maryland, and Maryland-born children: Maud E., 6, born Feb 1894; Harry B., 4, born May 1866; Luther G., 2, born Aug 1897; and Charles R., 5/12, born Dec 1899. Also in the home were his widowed mother, "Ellanor," 72, born In Maryland in Jun 1828 (and the mother of 7 children, 6 of whom were still living); and his sister Blanche G., 29, born 1870 in Maryland; and a hired man. 1930 U.S. Census, Emmitsburg Dist., Frederick Cnty, MD (T 623, Roll 622, stamped p. 186).
    • The 1880 census lists his parents, Joseph Byers, 56, a farmer, living with his wife "Ellen," 52, and the following children: "Maggie E," 20; George G, 18, a farm laborer; "Carry J," 16; Jacob K, 13; and "Ida O," 9. All were born in Maryland. 1880 U.S. Census, Emmittsburg, Frederick Cnty, MD (T 9, Roll 510, stamped p. 200-B).

  • Sources 
    1. [S54] Frederick Cnty History|, T.J.C. Williams & F. McKinsey, HISTORY OF FREDERICK COUNTY MARYLAND, (L.R. Titsworth & Co., Hagerstown, MD : 1910), p. 860.

    2. [S418] MD Census 1880, Frederick|, Maryland, Frederick Cnty, 1880 U.S. Census, (The National Archives, Washington, D.C.), (T9, Roll 510, p. 200-B).

    3. [S40] Obituary|, Anonymous, "Obituary", (Ada G Fritz; 23 Apr 1957).

    4. [S783] Woody-2011 |, Woody Rush, "Descendants of Caspar Beier", (Woody Rush, 102 Alto Ave, Westminster, MD 21157-5708; Email: woody.rush550@gmail.com; Report published [2011]), pp. 20, 43-44.

    5. [S40] Obituary|, Anonymous, "Obituary", (Luther G Byers: 28 May 1970).

    6. [S40] Obituary|, Anonymous, "Obituary", (Blanche G Byers; 27 Apr 1940).

    7. [S103] FindaGrave|, FindaGrave.com, (www.FindAGrave.com), 116120465.

    8. [s783] Woody-2011 |, Woody Rush, "Descendants of Caspar Beier", (Woody Rush, 102 Alto Ave, Westminster, MD 21157-5708; Email: woody.rush550@gmail.com; Report published [2011]), p. 9.

    9. [S783] Woody-2011 |, Woody Rush, "Descendants of Caspar Beier", (Woody Rush, 102 Alto Ave, Westminster, MD 21157-5708; Email: woody.rush550@gmail.com; Report published [2011]), pp. 9, 20.

    10. [S40] Obituary|, Anonymous, "Obituary", (Ada G Fitez;1957).