Peter & Jane Bilyew / Bilyeu..Ky.,Tenn.,Oregon
By Francine September 17, 2003 at 04:47:33
Oregon Donation Land Claim states:
PETER BILYEWb.1802 Ky., m.JANE3-18-1821 Tenn.
Arrived Oregon 10-17-1850,secured land claim #2692 in Marion Co.,Oregon on 3-24-1853.
Document dated 10-24-1856 makes no mention of wife and certificate issued 1-31-1866 is made only to PETER BILYEW.First application was for 640 acres but 11-21-18853 he relinquished his right to 280 acres.
Aff:Augustus MILLER,Alexander NEAL,John M.PRICHARD.
Salem,Marion County,OregonCourt House
PETER BILYEU, File #625. No Will or petitions found.
All information from receipts,etc.TILMON FORD named Administrator in August 1887.JOHN BILYEU son,lived Marion Co.,Oregon; SARAH MYERS dau.lived Christian Co.,Illinois; GEORGE W.BILYEU son lived Scio,Linn Co.,Oregon; DELILA JANE MAYO dau. lived Salem,Marion Co.,Oregon; JANE COLVIN grandau.lived Miller Co.,
Missouri; ELIZA DYER grandau.lived Miller Co.,Missouri; DIDANIA KINDER dau.lived Miller Co.,Missouri.