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Families on the Frontiers of the Old South

James Arthur Bryars

Male 1848 - 1935  (86 years)


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  • Name James Arthur Bryars 
    Born 6 Jul 1848  Stockton, Baldwin, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Military Company I, 23rd Alabama Infantry Regiment, CSA.   [2
    Veterans: Confederate
    Veterans: Confederate

    We are a band of brothers, and native to the soil,
    Fighting for our Liberty with treasure, blood and toil;
    And when our rights were threaten'd, the cry rose near and far,
    Hurrah for the Bonnie Blue Flag, that bears a Single Star!


    The Bonnie Blue Flag
    Harry Macarthy
    Died 8 Feb 1935  Bay Minette, Baldwin, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 3
    Buried Bryars Family Cemetery, Stockton, Baldwin, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Bryars, James A
    Bryars, James A
    Person ID I0658  Dickinson
    Last Modified 4 Jun 2016 

    Father Ethelbert Lazarus Bryars,   b. 24 Jun 1810, Baldwin County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Feb 1853, Baldwin County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 42 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Mother Sarah Smith,   b. 30 Oct 1811, Monroe County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Jan 1899, Stockton, Baldwin, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Family ID F0216  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Anna Hays,   b. 22 Apr 1852, Baldwin County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Nov 1918, Baldwin County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years) 
    Married 12 Apr 1881  Baldwin County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Children 
     1. Leslie Hays Bryars,   b. 01 Apr 1883, Stockton, Baldwin, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 07 Oct 1910, Stockton, Baldwin, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 27 years)
    +2. Laura Bryars,   b. 1 May 1886, Stockton, Baldwin, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 01 Jan 1968, Ventura County, California Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years)  [Birth]
    +3. Sue Byrne Bryars,   b. 22 Dec 1886, Stockton, Baldwin, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 May 1989  (Age 102 years)  [Birth]
    +4. James Arthur Bryars,   b. 6 Jul 1890, Stockton, Baldwin, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Apr 1959, Mobile, Mobile, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years)  [Birth]
    Last Modified 17 Dec 2010 
    Family ID F0276  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 6 Jul 1848 - Stockton, Baldwin, Alabama Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 12 Apr 1881 - Baldwin County, Alabama Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 8 Feb 1935 - Bay Minette, Baldwin, Alabama Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Bryars Family Cemetery, Stockton, Baldwin, Alabama Link to Google Earth
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    Pin Legend  : Address       : Location       : City/Town       : County/Shire       : State/Province       : Country       : Not Set

  • Sources 
    1. [S007837] Headstone, Bryars Cemetery, Stockton, Baldwin County, Alabama.

    2. [S53] Alabama Department of Archives and History, (Montgomery, Alabama: Alabama Department of Archives and History), "Twenty-Third Alabama Infantry Regiment" at http://www.archives.alabama.gov/referenc/alamilor/23rdinf.html.
      "This regiment organized at Montgomery, Nov. 19, 1861. Ordered shortly after, to Mobile, it was attached to General Gladden's brigade, and remained there till the following February. During a stay there of two months the regiment lost 82 men by disease. It then moved into east Tennessee...."

    3. [S336394] Alabama, Deaths and Burials Index, 1881-1974, Ancestry.com, (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2011).
      Name: Jas Arthur Bryars
      Birth Date: abt 1848
      Birth Place: Stockton
      Death Date: Feb 1935
      Death Place: Bay Minette, Baldwin, Alabama
      Burial Date: 9 Feb 1935
      Burial Place: Near Stockton
      Death Age: 87
      Occupation: None
      Race: White
      Marital Status: Widowed
      Gender: Male
      Residence: Near Stockton
      Father Name: Ethelbert Bryars
      Mother Name: Sallie Smith
      Mother Birth Place: So. CA.
      Spouse Name: Annie Bryars
      Comments: Sr.
      FHL Film Number: 1908527

    4. [S038634] Alabama Marriage Collection, 1800-1969, Ancestry.com, (Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2006. Original data: Alabama Center for Health Statistics; Alabama Marriage Index, 1936-1969; Alabama Center for Health Statistics, Montgomery, Alabama; Dodd, Jordan R., et. al. Early American Marriages: Alabama to 1825, Bountiful, UT: Precision Indexing Publishers, 19xx; Hunting For Bears, comp. Alabama marriage information taken from county courthouse records. Many of these records were extracted from copies of the original records in microfilm, microfiche, or book format, located at the Family History Library; Dodd, Jordan R., comp. Early American Marriages: Alabama, 1800 to 1920.).