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Abraham Byrd, Sr. (b. December 03, 1772, d. June 22, 1857)Abraham Byrd, Sr. (son of Amos Byrd, Sr. and Sarah Ruddell)352, 353 was born December 03, 1772 in North Carolina, and died June 22, 1857 in Cape Girardeau County, Missouri.He married Elizabeth Gillispie on 1799 in Near Knoxville, Tennessee, daughter of William Gillispie.
Notes for Abraham Byrd, Sr.:
Abraham participated in the Indian Wars of Tennessee, and Capt. in the Balck Hawk War; was several times a member of the Missouri Legislature, and in 1836 was a presidential elector.He reared a family of three sons and six daughters, of whom Ingabo married John Bird, of Bird's Point; Mary, m. W. W. Horrell; Nancy, m. Edward Kelso; Sabrina, m. John Allen;Clarissa, m. Thomas Horrell; and Emily, m. John F. Martin.The sons wereAmos, William G., and Stephen.
More About Abraham Byrd, Sr. and Elizabeth Gillispie:
Marriage: 1799, Near Knoxville, Tennessee.
Children of Abraham Byrd, Sr. and Elizabeth Gillispie are:
- +Ingabo Byrd, b., Virginia, d. 1864.