First of all — I have a great deal of information of the Luyster/Lyster's in Johnson Co, IN, and am willing to share with all.I would also like to collect any and all information of Luyster/Lyster's in Indiana.
Note: Peter Van Orden LUYSTER b. 22 Nov 1822, Mercer Co, KY, is the son of Cornelius L. LUYSTER & Elizabeth UTLEY.
* * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * Alonzo LUYSTER is the son of Peter Van Orden LUYSTER & Mary Jane DEER. born ca. 1848 in Union Twp, Johnson Co, IN ---- He married Leida ADAMS on 27 Jun 1899 Johnson Co, IN Marriage Source: Johnson IN -Marriage Index 1876+, Bk 8, p. 31 http://www.rootsweb.com/~injohnso/marriageindex/ml.txthttp://www.rootsweb.com/~injohnso/marriageindex/ml.txt
Johnson County WPA Marriage Index 1882-1920 Luyster Alonzom.Leida AdamsW27 Jun 1899Bk.8p.31
It is important to remember that the above date might be a 'license date', the only way to really know is to see the actual license.The license's in Johnson Co, IN give three dates: License, marriage & date filed. ---- My notes on him & his parents: Civil War - did not find any records that he served, checked all aspects of spelling.
This is his or Peter, son of Stephanis Luyster 1810 KY Fed Census, Mercer Co, unk twps Peter Lyster22110100301040001
1850 IN Fed Census, Johnson Co, White River Twp, roll 155, p. 57
1860 IN Fed Census -Johnson Co, Union Twp, dtd 30 Jul 1860, p.149 Ancestry, Dwlg 1058/1058-1064 Peter V. Lyster. . . . 36MKYFarmer5000 1200 Mary J. Lyster. . . . . 30FKY Milton E. Lyster . . . 12MIN William Lyster . . . . 10MIN Cornelius S. Lyster . 5MIN Rachel M. Lyster . . . 2FIN Thomas Cook. . . . . 18MKYFarm Laborer
1870 IN Fed Census -Johnson Co, Union Twp, dtd 15 Jun 1870, p.37, Dwlg 275269 Luyster, Peter V. . . . . 47MWKYFarmer Luyster, Mary J. . . . . . 39FWINKeeping House Luyster, Alonzo . . . . . 22MWINFarm Laborer -- is this Milton?? Luyster, Riley . . . . . . . 20MWINFarm Laborer Luyster, Cornelius. . . 16MWINAt home Luyster, Amanda. . . . 12FWINAt hine Luyster, George T. . . . 5MWIN Utterback, Samuel F.12MWINFarm Laborer