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Emily Ellen POSTLETHWAIT

Female 1871 - 1938  (67 years)


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  • Name Emily Ellen POSTLETHWAIT  [1
    Born 27 Mar 1871  Littleton, Wetzel, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Female 
    Census 1920  Union City, Marshall, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Family ID US03 
    Find a Grave 37332456 
    Reference Number USP3010 
    Buried Abt Oct 1938  Northview Cemetery, New Martinsville, Wetzel, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Died 12 Oct 1938  Wheeling, Ohio, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Person ID I11879  Byard Families
    Last Modified 16 May 2017 

    Father Thomas J. POSTLETHWAIT,   b. Bef 1855,   d. Aft 1871  (Age ~ 17 years) 
    Mother Elizabeth ASHER,   b. Bef 1855,   d. Aft 1871  (Age ~ 17 years) 
    Married Bef 1871 
    Family ID F5987  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Isaac C. BYARD,   b. 18 Apr 1868, Littleton, Wetzel, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Nov 1948, New Martinsville, Wetzel, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years) 
    Married 1889  Wetzel, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 5
    Alt. Marriage 25 Sep 1889  [2
    Children 
     1. Alice L BYARD,   b. 1890,   d. 1981  (Age 91 years)
     2. Lula Belle BYARD,   b. 5 Sep 1894, Marion, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Jan 1975  (Age 80 years)
     3. John Winfred BYARD,   b. 10 Oct 1900, Mannington, Marion, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Apr 1952, Wheeling, Ohio, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 51 years)
     4. Mary E. BYARD,   b. 31 Aug 1902, Wetzel, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Dec 1902, Wetzel, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
    Certificates
    Isaac BYARD - Emily POSTLETHWAIT m1889.jpg
    Isaac BYARD - Emily POSTLETHWAIT m1889.jpg
    Last Modified 16 May 2017 
    Family ID F4175  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 27 Mar 1871 - Littleton, Wetzel, West Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 1889 - Wetzel, West Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - Abt Oct 1938 - Northview Cemetery, New Martinsville, Wetzel, West Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 12 Oct 1938 - Wheeling, Ohio, West Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
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    Pin Legend  : Address       : Location       : City/Town       : County/Shire       : State/Province       : Country       : Not Set

  • Certificates
    Emily Ellen BYARD d1938.jpg
    Emily Ellen BYARD d1938.jpg

  • Notes 
    • Birth: Mar. 27, 1871
      Littleton
      Wetzel County
      West Virginia, USA
      Death: Oct. 12, 1938
      Wheeling
      Ohio County
      West Virginia, USA

      Obit: Wetzel Co., WV obituaries, Vol III
      Emily Byard, 67
      Funeral services were conducted Saturday at the home of Mrs. Thomas Peel, City, for Emily Ellen Byard, 67, a native of Wetzel County who died in a Wheeling hospital. She had been a resident of Wellsburg for 17 years. Rev. L. S. Grose and Rev. Mr. Seabough conducted the rites and Wharton Funeral Home was in charge of interment in the Northview cemetery.
      Mrs. Byard, who was the wife of Isaac Byard, was born near Littleton March 27, 1871, a daughter of Thomas J. and Elizabeth Asher Postlethwait. She was a member of the Sugar Run Baptist church.
      Survivors include her husband; two daughters, Mrs. Thomas Peel of New Martinsville, and Mrs. H. S. Mcguire of Wellsburg; one son, J.W. Byard of Wellsburg; three grandchildren and one greatgrandchild.

      Family links:
      Parents:
      Thomas Jefferson Postlethwait (1847 - 1923)
      Elizabeth Asher Postlethwait (1852 - 1936)

      Spouse:
      Isaac C. Byard (1867 - 1948)

      Children:
      Alice L Byard Peel (1890 - 1981)*
      Lulu Belle Byard McGuire (1894 - 1975)*
      John Winfred Byard (1900 - 1952)*

      Siblings:
      Emily Ellen Postlewait Byard (1871 - 1938)
      John William Postlethwait (1873 - 1922)*
      Eliza A. Postlethwait Haines (1875 - 1897)*
      Hugh C. Postlethwait (1877 - 1956)*
      Alexander Scott Postlethwait (1884 - 1963)*

      *Calculated relationship

      Burial:
      Northview Cemetery
      New Martinsville
      Wetzel County
      West Virginia, USA
      Plot: C91

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      Created by: Cat Crowder
      Record added: May 21, 2009
      Find A Grave Memorial# 37332456 [6]

  • Sources 
    1. [S228] Find a Grave.

    2. [S194] Marvin Byard.

    3. [S120] Census, Ancestry 1920 (Reliability: 0).

    4. [S160] WVculture.org.

    5. [S227] FamilySearch, West Virginia Marriages (Reliability: 0).

    6. [S228] Find a Grave, (Reliability: 1), 16 May 2017.