Researching James Alexander Jr., moved from Rutherford Co. Tn. to Bedford Co. Tn mid 1825.He had a dau., Elizabeth that married a James M(?) Wyatt. (see post nr. 9533 this bd) I find a James Wyatt and Elizabeth, both b. Tn., in the 1860, 1870 and 1880 Union Twsp. Izard Co. Ar.Also have the fol.
Rev. James M. Wyatt was born September 2, 1823, in Smith County, Tenn. Moved to Arkansas in 1852.Made a profession of religion and joined the Methodist Episcopal Church South in his __ year (this is torn and unreadable).Was licensed to preach ___ 1857 and ordained Deacon in 1866. Bro. WYATT was a faithful local precher and a consistent member of the church till the day of his death which occurred May 23, 1905 - being in his 82 year.
I.D. McCLURE Submitted by Betty McCollum (Izard Co. Obits)