He was born in 1703 in Virginia and a son of John Tyus, Sr. and Mary Jordon. He passed away in 1763 and his burial is unknown, 
1736 --- John Tyus of Southwarke Parish to William Simmons of the same county....400 acres in Southwarke Parish - binging a patent granted Thomas Gibbons in 1683 and acknowledged on November 6, 1688 to Thomas Tyus. Ann Tyus, wife of John Tyus relinguished her Right of Dower.
Recorded: October 20, 1736 --- Signed: John Tyus and Ann Tyus.
DEED AND WILL BOOK: 8, PAGE:, 638 - SURRY COUNTY, VIRGINIA.
1755 --- John Tyus a godparent to William Graves, son of Solom and Sarah Graves - Baptized: January 5, 1755. --- REGISTER OF ALBEMARLE PARISH, SURRY AND SUSSEX COUNTIES 1738-1778, transcribed by Gertrude Richards, 1958, page: 162.
1760 --- John Tyus and wife, Anne are godparents to Sally Green, daughter of William and Lucy - Baptized: October 26, 1760. --- REGISTER OF ALBEMARLE PARISH, SURRY AND SUSSEX COUNTIES 1738-1778, transcribed by Gertrude Richards, 1858, page: 162. (NOTE: Sally Green is John and Anne Tyus's granddaughter).
1763 --- Will Abstract -- John Tyus -- February 16, 1763---March 17, 1763 --- Sons: Lewis Tyus, Thomas Tyus, Richard Tyus, Benjamin Tyrus and Absolum Tyus -- Daughters: Sary Floars, Lucy Green, Elizabeth Hunt and Ann Hill -- Grandsons: John Tyus, son of Thomas Tyus and John Hunt, son of Elizabeth Hunt -- Wife: Anges Tyus, my land for life including the other plantation that I lived on -- son Absolum Tyus the land I live on after my wife's death.
Executors: Wife and James Long
Witnesses: David Thweatt, Francis Drinkard, Elizabeth Tyus and James Jones
WILL BOOK: A, PAGE 269 - SUSSEX COUNTY COUNTY COURT, SUSSEX COUNTY, VIRGINIA
1763 --- James Jones, executor, of John Tyus, deceased, of Sussex County --- Dinwiddie County Clerk's Fee Book - 1763 ----- THE VIRGINIA GENEALOGIST VOL: 40 #2, editor by John Dorman, 1995, page: 108.
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