Joseph G. Byars Mary Purser

Mary Pearl Byars

Born:    23 Mar 1879   Warren County, Tennessee
Died:    24 Oct 1964  

Spouse: Francis Clinton Johnson   b. 9 June 1870   d. 29 July 1903


Children:
Unknown whether Francis and Mary had any children together

A brief history of Mary Pearl (Byars) Johnson

Mary Pearl Byars was born March 23, 1879 in Warren County, Tennessee to Mary (Purser) and Joseph G. Byars.

On April 13, 1898, Mary Pearl Byars married Francis Clinton Johnson in Warren County, Tennessee. Francis and Mary made their home in White County, Tennessee and were so listed in the 1900 census.

On July 29, 1903, Francis died. He is buried in the Peeled Chestnut Cemetery in White County, Tennessee. Mary died on October 24, 1964

[Research note: Unable to subtantiate Mary's death].



Research References:

1- 1880 U.S. Federal Census -- District 14, Warren, Tennessee. Listed (Page 3 of 16) J. G. Byars 30, Mary Byars 29, Nancy Byars 9, Elin F. Byars 7, Melvina Byars 5, Mary P. Byars 1, Luke Purser 40
Source Citation: Year: 1880; Census Place: District 14, Warren, Tennessee; Roll: T9_1284; Family History Film: 1255284; Page: 413.3000; Enumeration District: 137;
Source Information: Ancestry.com and The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. 1880 United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2005. 1880 U.S. Census Index provided by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints Copyright 1999 Intellectual Reserve, Inc. All rights reserved. All use is subject to the limited use license and other terms and conditions applicable to this site. Original data: United States of America, Bureau of the Census. Tenth Census of the United States, 1880. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1880. T9, 1,454 rolls.


2- 1900 U.S. Federal Census -- Civil District 6, White, Tennessee Listed (Page 17 of 29) Francis C Johnson 29, Mary P Johnson 21.
Source Citation: Year: 1900; Census Place: Civil District 6, White, Tennessee; Roll: T623_1604 Page: 9A; Enumeration District: 153.
Source Information: Ancestry.com. 1900 United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2004. Original data: United States of America, Bureau of the Census. Twelfth Census of the United States, 1900. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1900. T623, 1854 rolls.


3- Tennessee State Marriages, 1780-2002
Name: Frances Clinton Johnson
Spouse: Mary Pearl Byars
Marriage Date: 13 Apr 1898
Marriage County: Warren
Marriage State: Tennessee

Source Information: Ancestry.com. Tennessee State Marriages, 1780-2002 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2008. Original data: Tennessee State Marriages, 1780-2002. Nashville, TN, USA: Tennessee State Library and Archives. Microfilm.

4- Tennessee Marriages, 1851-1900
Name: Francis Clinton Johnson
Spouse: Mary Pearl Byers
Marriage Date: 13 Apr 1898
County: Warren
State: TN

Source Information: Dodd, Jordan R.. Tennessee Marriages, 1851-1900 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2000. Original data: See extended description for original data sources listed by county.