|Rebecca Reuben Dyer (#47251670)|
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born in Richmond, VA; retired from Federal Govt; descend from:|
MATERNAL LINES: Adams, Richard Ballard/VA, Wm Barton/MD, Robt Bowman/VA, Giles Carter/VA, Thos Carter/VA 1713, Clarkson/MD, Conner, Joseph Craig, Capt James Crewes, Elam, Wm Hagood, Handy, Capt Danl Hankins/VA, Harris, Hatcher/VA, Henry Haynes/VA 1745, Adam Linn/IRELAND>VA, John Mitchell/VA, John Nance/VA, Edw Philpott/MD, Francis Posey, Mildred Ratliff/VA, Jeffrey Robertson/VA, Marmaduke Semmes/Sims/MD, John Slaughter/HenVA, Thos Smoot/MD, Eusibious Stone/VA, Tanner/VA, Woodall/VA
Hannah Atheron/ENG>VA, Col Wm Ball/ENG>VA, Burton, Giles Carter, Thos Chatten, Thaddeus Cooley/NY>VA, Capt James Crewe(s)/ENG>VA, David Dalton, Rev Benj Doggett/ENG>VA , James Dyer, Eby/Swiss, Joseph Fortune, Capt David Fox, David Goode/GER>VA, Grayson, Joseph Heckman/GER>PA>VA, Helm, Hersent, Mosias Jones, Kenner, Key, Stephen King, Gabriel Maupin, Miller, Mullins, Dennis O'Brient, John Palmer, Thos Pearson, Jacob Prillaman/SWITZERLAND>MD>VA, Thos Ramsey/VA, Richard Reynolds, Rodham, Stephen Sharpe, John Snidow, Stanley, Amer Via, Waltz/Swiss, Danl Witcher/VA
Col Wm Ball & Hannah Atheron
Capt James Crewes
Rev Benj Doggett
Capt David Fox
HUGUENOT SOCIETY, MANAKIN TOWNE
Gabriel Maupin & Marie Hersent
SERVED AS BURGESS
Marmaduke Semmes, Doorkeeper, House of Burgess/MD
Baynes Carter, Dunmore's War
Hannah Atheron Ball
Col Wm Ball
Capt James Crewes
Rev Benjamin Doggett
Edward Philpott I
REVOLUTIONARY WAR ANCESTORS:
Baynes Carter/VA, PS
Daniel Conner/VA, CL
Geo Dyer/VA, LT, MD CL
Henry Haynes/VA, PS
John Nance/VA, Soldier, Henry Co VA Militia
Dennis O'Brient, PS
Thos Pearson/VA, PVT, CL, Waxhaws
Jacob Brulmann/Prillaman/Switzerland>PA>MD>VA, PS
Thos Ramsey/VA, PS
Richard Reynolds/VA>GA, PS
Ignatious Simms/MD>VA, PS
David Robertson/VA, CL
Philip Snidow/VA, PVT, PA>VA
Thaddeus Cooley/NY>VA, PS
Daniel Witcher/VA, CS, VA>TN
WAR OF 1812
Capt Jesse Carter/VA
Member Necostin Chapter, Natl Society Colonial Dames XVII Century:
Edw Philpott I, Marmaduke Simms
Member Natl Society Daughters of American Revolution, Mt. Vernon Chapter:
Baynes Carter (PS), Thos Ramsey (PS), Ignatious Simms (PS)
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|Kay Masterson||Jabez G. Dyer, FAG 88346637|
He is buried in Leaksville, NC. His granddaughter applied for a military headstone in 1931. Her application can be found on Ancestry.com, U.S. Headstone Applications for Military Veterans, 1925-1963.
|Irving Groves||RE: carter - minter|
FYI, I found our connection. We're 4th cousins, once removed.
|Irving Groves||RE: Hugh Nelson and Va America Dyer|
Thanks, Rebecca, for your emails and information.
I must have missed your notation that Ruth America (Draper) Dyer was NOT buried in the Pearson Cemetery. It would be somewhat surprising to me if she were there, given that, at least to the best of my knowledge, she and Hugh Nelson Dyer never lived in Franklin County and no other members of her family were buried there.
That said, I do not know where she and her husband, Hugh Nelson Dyer, are buried. They lived in the Reed Creek/Horsepasture area of Henry County, near Bassett, where Hugh served as a county constable and sheriff.
My best guess is that they are buried near Reed Creek/Horsepasture. It is worthy of note that several of their children were buried in Oakwood Cemetery in Martinsville (as early as the 1880s), but she and Hugh apparently are not there.
Apparently you and I are related along several lines, as I am a direct ancestor of Thomas Carter, IV (Patriot) and William Obadiah Minter of Pittsylvania Co, VA. Do you happen to know our link?
My email is firstname.lastname@example.org and my cell phone number is 214 354 7722.
|Irving Groves||Hugh Nelson and Va America Dyer|
I am a direct descendant of Hugh Nelson and Virginia America (Draper) Dyer, through their son James Hopkins and Lucy Jane (Holt) Dyer; their daughter Ella Clifford Dyer, who married Hiram Benjamin Hundley, Jr.; their daughter Mattie Clifford Hundley, who married Irving Minter Groves, Sr.; their son Irving Minter Groves, Jr., who married Jett Carter; and I am their son (Irving Minter Groves, III). I was born in Martinsville but now live in Texas.
Specifically I am interested in Ruth America Draper Dyer, who may be buried in Pearson Memorial Park Cemetery in Franklin County.
First, where is the cemetery located?
Second, is the grave of Ruth America Draper Dyer (died 1881) marked? If so, is there a picture of her tombstone?
Third, do you know where Ruth's husband, Hugh Nelson Dyer(died in Henry County in 1873),is buried?
Finally, do you have any idea why Ruth Dyer (above) would have been buried in Franklin County? For she was living in Henry County in 1880 in the Reed Creek/Bassett area and none of her children appear to have been buried in this cemetery. Even though several Dyers are buried in this cemetery, they are only cousins of her husband.
I thank you in advance for your assistance in these matters.
|Patty Gessley Ament||RE: DNA|
Wow, many of these nanes are found in my tree also, including: Adams, Ballard, Crewes, Smoot, Eusibious Stone, Hersent, Jones, Key, Gabriel Maupin, Jacob Prillamanm and Amer Via.
I seem to remember my mother saying that she was delivered by a Dr. Philpott. That would have been in June, 1914.
Trading information would be awesome. I am also DAR, and could be in War of 1812, and probably several others. Those names we share have been here a long time.
|Tombstone Girl||Thank you|
Thank you for taking the time to help us. I printed out your response for future reference. And I would be pleased to see how you reference things. You could send us a family sheet at
Terri & Courtney
|Tombstone Girl||Proper Citation|
Hello, I am teaching my granddaughter about genealogy and I can't find the proper way to cite your information from Find-A-Grave. Could you help us with this?
Thank you for your time,
Terri & Courtney
I would like to get this right. We you have time if you could send me the information I will make changes. Thanks Howard Cobb
Copy that! I hope you love it! ~ Sally
Added by SallyP on Aug 26, 2016 8:34 AM
|Howard Cobb||RE: Richard Reynolds|
Can you send me the memorial number for Richard Reynolds?
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