John Jacob  Byerly

John Jacob Byerly (abt. 1730 - abt. 1771)

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John Jacob "The Elder" Byerly
Born about in , Germanymap
Son of [father unknown] and [mother unknown]
[sibling(s) unknown]
Husband of — married [date unknown] [location unknown]
Descendants descendants
Died about in Rowan Co. NCmap
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The Byerly Foundation erected a memorial to John Jacob Byerly in 1987 in the Beck Reform Church Cemetery in Lexington, NC. (See Photo above.) As he was the Patriarch of the American Byerly families, they could do no less. (See more at

This biography is a rough draft. It was auto-generated by a GEDCOM import and needs to be edited.


Name: John Jacob "The Elder" /Byerly/
Surname: Byerly
Given Name: John Jacob "The Elder"

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User ID: 0C6D2F62BDB17041B82D275288EAEEBBA2C3

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Date: 3 Jul 1999
Time: 15:15:00

Prior to import, this record was last changed 15:15:00 3 Jul 1999.


  • WikiTree profile Byerly-23 created through the import of rgy_complete.ged on Jun 23, 2011 by Robert York. See the Changes page for the details of edits by Robert and others.

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