William Dyer

M, #80494, b. after 1770
FatherBarrett Dyer , Capt. b. 1745
MotherMary (Nee?) Dyer
Relationship5th cousin 5 times removed of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of William Dyer & Mary Barrett
Last Edited28 Nov 2006
Birth*William Dyer was born after 1770. 
He was the son of Barrett Dyer , Capt. and Mary (Nee?) Dyer
Marriage*William Dyer married Katreen Young on 17 February 1793 in Prince Edward County, Ontario; William Dyre, Marysburgh, bachelor, and Katreen Young, Sophiasburgh,spinster February 17, 1793 John Miller, Daniel Young, Sarah Young.1 

Children of William Dyer and Katreen Young

Citations

  1. [S1792] Papers & Records Ontario Historical Society, The Registers of Rev. John Langhorn, Vol. 1 (Toronto, Ontario: privately published, 1899, reprint 1930), 14-70. Hereinafter cited as The Registers of Rev. John Langhorn.

William Dyer

M, #80511, b. 1834
FatherDavid Dyer b. 1803
MotherSarah Benedict b. 6 Jun 1806
Relationship6th cousin 4 times removed of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of William Dyer & Mary Barrett
Last Edited28 Nov 2006
Birth*William Dyer was born in 1834 in Vermont
He was the son of David Dyer and Sarah Benedict

William Dyer1

M, #80641, b. 1878
FatherAurelius Jay Dyer b. 3 Dec 1849
MotherNofra Morgridge
Relationship8th cousin 2 times removed of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of William Dyer & Mary Barrett
Last Edited28 Nov 2006
Birth*William Dyer was born in 1878. 
He was the son of Aurelius Jay Dyer and Nofra Morgridge
Residence*William Dyer lived in 1893; in Madison County, Ohio. 

Citations

  1. [S1423] C. C. Olin, A Complete Record of the John Olin Family (Indianapolis: Baker-Randolph Co., Printers, 1893), xcv. Hereinafter cited as A Complete Record of the John Olin Family.

William Dyer1

M, #106431, d. before 6 March 1740
Last Edited5 Feb 2016
Name Variation William Dyer is also known as William Dyre.2 
(Groom) Marriage*He married Hannah Howland on 29 October 1734 in Plymouth, Massachusetts.1 
Death*William Dyer died before 6 March 1740.2 

Children of William Dyer and Hannah Howland

Citations

  1. [S1853] Mayflower Families Through Five Generations, Vol. 5, The Descendants of Edward Winslow, L. M. Kellogg and others, compiler, (Plymouth, Massachusetts: General Society of Mayflower Descendants, 1991), page 15. Hereinafter cited as Mayflower Families Through Five Generations, Vol. 5.
  2. [S10736] Ann Smith Lainhart Ed. by Lucy Mary Kellogg Mayflower Families Through Five Generations. Description of the Pilgrims, 1620, Vol. 23, The Descendants of John Howland (Plymouth, Massachusetts: General Society of Mayflower Descendants, 2006), page 138. Hereinafter cited as Mayflower Families Through Five Generations.

William Dyer , Capt.1

M, #74432, b. 15 May 1705, d. September 1797
FatherWilliam Dyer b. c 1671, d. 21 Apr 1719
MotherHannah Briggs b. 1 May 1676, d. 13 Feb 1718/19
Relationship1st cousin 8 times removed of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of William Dyer & Mary Barrett
Last Edited23 Nov 2010
Note*He is said to have been the Captain of the 'Sea Flower' Aug. 11,1742. 
Birth*William Dyer , Capt. was born on 15 May 1705 in Newport, Newport County, Rhode Island.2 
He was the son of William Dyer and Hannah Briggs
Marriage*William Dyer , Capt. married Mercy Mumford, daughter of George Mumford and Mary Robinson, on 12 April 1733.3 
Death*William Dyer , Capt. died in September 1797, at age 92, in Newport, Newport County, Rhode Island.1,4 
Burial*He was buried in Dyer Family Burial Ground, Newport, Rhode Island.4 

Family: William Dyer , Capt. and Mercy Mumford

Citations

  1. [S1348] William Allan Dyer, By the Name of Dyer, A Genealogical Record, 1940). Hereinafter cited as By the Name of Dyer.
  2. [S1377] James Newell Arnold, Vital Records of Rhode Island 1636-1850, Births, Marriages & Deaths Vol.4, Newport County (Providence, RI.: Narraganset Hist. Publishing Co., 1893), 94. Hereinafter cited as Vital Records of Rhode Island, Vol. 4.
  3. [S1356] James N. Arnold, Vital Records of Rhode Island 1636-1850, Births, Marriages & Deaths Vol.7, Friends & Ministers (Providence, Rhode Island, U.S.A.: Narragansett Hist. Pub. Co., 1895), 133. Hereinafter cited as Vital Records of Rhode Island 1636-1850.
  4. [S1355] Rhode Island Historical Society, Rhode Island Historical Cemeteries, Transcription Project Index (on-line, http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~rigenweb/cemetery/: Rootsweb, on-going project). Hereinafter cited as Rhode Island Historical Cemeteries.

William Dyer , Major1,2,3

M, #74042, b. circa 1642, d. before 5 June 1688
FatherWilliam Dyer b. 19 Sep 1609, d. 18 Apr 1672
MotherMary Barrett b. c 1610, d. 1 Jun 1660
Relationship8th great-granduncle of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of William Dyer & Mary Barrett
Last Edited10 Dec 2006
Note*Resided Newport RI; Nevis, West Indies; New York, NY; Lewes, Sussex, Co.,De [WAD] 'William's birth date (1640) based on speculation, not proof.' [JohanWinsser] ================================================================ Database: Full Context of Sussex County, Delaware Probate Records,1680-1800 Prim Name: William Dyre, Major Admin Name: Will Made Date: 20 Feb 1687/88 Will Loc: Heirs Name: wife Mary Dyre; eldest son William Dyre, of Boston; youngestson Edmund Dyer, son James Dyre; dau. (eldest) Sarah Dyer, (youngest)Mary Dyer Exec/Trus Name: wife Mary Dyer, son William Dyre, John Hill and SamuelGray (friends); New England property, Sir Edmund Andross Wit Name: Charles Sanders, Will Rodeney Will Probate Date: 05 Jun 1688 Will Book: Penna. Hist. Soc. Papers, vol. AM 2013; Arch. vol. A70; Reg.of Wills, Liber A Page: 95-97; 27; folios 85-88 Comment: [Note:--Arch. vol. A70, page 27 mentions dec'd father William] ============================================================ 'Capt. NATHANIEL WALKER, (from N.E., as shown by his will), gives to hisbro.-in-law, Capt. Wm. Dyre, 'all my lands in the Gov't of Penna., at thePLACE formerly called the WHOREKILL, since NEW DEAL, and now LEWIS,(LEWES).' Northampton, Va., 27 Apr. 1683-29 Oct. 1683. (xv-26) (TheCounty Court Note-Book, Feb., 1927, Vol. VI, No. 1, p. 6.) In Delaware, Capt. William Dyre was exalted to Major William Dyre, orDyer. [First Settlers of Ye Plantations of Piscataway and Woodsridge OldeEast New Jersey part 5] =========================================================== NATHANIEL WALKER, b. say 1642 (called 'Mr.' 9 June 1663 when Robert Starrrecalled that Nathaniel sailed on the Swallow [EQC 6:35]); wrote fromVirginia in 1671 to his brother Obadiah, referring to 'brother Dyer'[LynnHSR 14:112, citing Middlesex court files]; administration granted inSussex County, Delaware, on 20 July 1685 to Major William Dyer [LeondeValinger, ed., Calendar of Sussex County Delaware Probate Records,1680-1800 (Dover, Delaware, 1964), p. 10]. (The Great Migration Begins,p.918) ============================================== Page 725-726 NEW JERSEYITES BECOME FIRST SETTLERS OF DELAWARE BEFORE 1700 (From the auth., listed supra.) Those of New Amsterdam and New Jersey first appearing in Delaware were: MAJOR WILLIAM DYER, of R. I. Sarah Dyer. Mary Dyer. [First Settlers of Ye Plantations of Piscataway and Woodsridge Olde EastNew Jersey part 5] Page 880 MAJOR WILLIAM DYER, COLONIAL NEW YORK (Identical with N. J., and Delaware man.) (Vide, ante, this PART, pp. 821and 865.) CAPT. WILLIAM DYRE, a N. Y. Colonial, Mar. 10, 1680, (vide, ante, PARTTWO, p. 155). 'Dyer's Commission, Date 4th January, 1682, ffor Coll. of his MatiesCustoms, as well as of this Province of East New Jersey as Sezaria(Caesariae), with Pensilvania--wch was Read, allowed and ordered to berecorded.' (ARCH., Vol. XIII, p. 142.) [First Settlers of Ye Plantationsof Piscataway and Woodsridge Olde East New Jersey part 5] NEHGR Vol 146 p294 & Vol 145 p22 'Mary (Dyre) Ward, Mary Barrett Dyre'smissing daughter traced' by Johan Winsser says; William, 2nd survivingson, in Oct 1659 sent a plea for his mother's life to court in Boston, in1674 became collector of customs at New York, in 1681 was indicted forhigh treason because of irregularities in his collector job, Had chargestransferred to England where case was dropped due to lack of witnesses.Owned land in NY, RI, vast acres in PA and Sussex Co. Del. where he diedin 1688.' NEHGR Vol 48 p143 - The complete will of William Dyre, son of William &Mary (the Quaker martyr). Land in Sussex Co., PA; NewCastle Co.,PA;Narraganset Country in New England;,Providence,RI;Dyers Is,RI;Readingin New England; the Clabbord Islands in Cascoe Bay, New England; andlarge sums of money. NEHGR vol 98 p25ff 'Tradition of Mary Dyer, Quaker Martyr' says William2d was member of the Governor's Council, and two years later mayor of theCity of New York. In 1674 he was appointed by James, Duke of York, ascollector of customs in New York for America. CHILD: Wm. Heller Dyar, 'The DYAR (DYER) Families', ms. from Natl GenSoc. NOTE: A son of Williams married a Bradford and their descendantssupposedly have the relics of Mary Dyer. These records are in CatherineCornelia Joy-Dyer 'Some Records of the Dyer Family', NY: T Whitaker, 1884. [e-mail from Aurie Morrison] The 20th Century Biographical Dictionary of Notable Americans, Vol. 3,p.366 Dyre, William, mayor of New York, was a son of Captain William andMary Dyre, who came from England to Boston, Mass., and joined the Firstchurch there in December, 1635. Captain Dyre was disfranchised for'seditious writing' Nov. 15, 1637, removed to Rhode Island, and was one of thesigners of the compact of government for that province, March 7, 1638. Hewas secretary the same year, general recorder, 1648; attorney-general,1650-53; member of the general court, 1661-62, 1664-66; generalsolicitor, 1665-66, and 1668, and secretary to the council, 1669. He was commissionedcommander-in-chief upon the sea in 1653, and headed an expedition fittedout in Rhode Island against the Dutch. His wife, Mary Dyre, was the onlywoman to suffer capital punishment in all the oppression of the Friendsthe world over. She accompanied her husband on his mission to England with RogerWilliams and Dr. John Clarke to obtain the revocation of GovernorCoddington's power in Rhode Island and while there became a convert toQuakerism and a preacher in the society. On arriving in Boston in 1657she was imprisoned and on the petition of her husband was permitted to gowith him to Rhode Island, but never to return to Massachusetts. Shereturned, however, and with William Robinson and Marmaduke Stevenson wastried and convicted for 'their rebellion, sedition and presumptuousobtruding upon us notwithstanding their being sentenced to banishment onpayne of death, as underminers of the government.' Robinson and Stevensonwere executed, but through the petition of her son, Mayor William Dyre,she was reprieved on the same conditions as before, but in May, 1660,again appeared on the public streets of Boston, and was brought beforethe court, May 31, and condemned to death. She was executed June 1, 1660. Mayor William Dyre was appointed to the military service under the crownand proposed the conquest of New York from the Dutch in 1673. He was made collector of customs ofhis territories in America by the Duke of York, July 2, 1674, and took uphis residence in New York. He was a member of the governor's council, andin 1680 was elected mayor of the city. He was arrested on charge of high treason by the merchants of New York in 1680 and indicted in 1681. He wasplaced upon trial, denied the authority of the court, and was sent toLondon for trial, which was delayed by Samuel Winder, his prosecutor, andhe was given his liberty by the council, Sept. 30, 1682. He was advancedby King Charles II., Jan. 4, 1682, to the position of surveyor-general of hismajesty's customs in America and held the office till his death. He wasalso made king's collector of customs for Pennsylvania and New Jersey andremoved to Penn's province, settling on a large tract of land in Sussexcounty (now in Delaware). In 1687 he was elected a provincial councillor ofpennsylvania for three years, but was not allowed to take his seat. Hiswill, dated Feb. 20, 1688, was probated June 5, 1688. and proved inLondon, Sept. 4, 1690. He left surviving him, his wife, Mary, andchildren, William, Edmund, James, Sarah and Mary. He bequeathed his estate of 2500 acres in Sussex county(Del.), and Dyre's island, between Providence plantations and RhodeIsland, and two islands in Casco bay, to his wife, and 2000 acres inSussex county to his son William, who was elected to the Pennsylvaniaassembly in 1699, and helped to found the Episcopal church in New Castle, Del. The date ofMayor William Dyre's death is not known the time being only fixed asbetween the dates of making and probating his will.[p.367] Court Records 1680-1682 and 1693-1701 ==================================================== From The New York Historical Society Collections, this 1912 volumefeatures preceedings of the General Court of Assizes, held in the city ofNew York from 10/6/1680 to 10/6/1862, and minutes of the Supreme Court ofJudicature, 4/4/1693 to 4/1/1701. Bibliographic Information: Court Records 1680-1682 and 1693-1701, The NewYork Historical Society, 1912. The Bill or Accusacon against Capt William Dyre found by the Grand Jury. William Dyre standeth Charged and accused by the name of Wm Dyre Late ofthe Citty of New Yorke Gentlm for that he the said Wm Dyre Severall timessince the first of May Anno: one thousand Six hundred and Eighty att theCitty aforesaid as a false Traytor to sd Soverigne Lord the King hathTratorously Maliciously and Advisedly used and Exercised Regall Power andAuthority over the Kings Subjects; for the Better Support and upholdingwhereof he the said Wm Dyre hath Traiterously Maliciously and advisedlyPlotted, and Contrived Innovacons in Governmt, and the Subversion andChange of the Known antient and fundimentall Laws of the Realme ofEngland by Virtue of which Arbitrary and Unlawfull Power he the said WmDyre (Together with other some false Traitors Unknowne) hath many timesSince the first of November Last Past Establish't and Imposed UnlawfullCustomes and Imposicons on the Goods and Merchandizes, of his MajtisLeige People trading in this Place by force Compelling them to Pay thesame, and hath Imployed and made use of Souldiers to maintaine and Defendhim in these his Unjust and Unlawfull Practises Contrary to the GreateCharter of Liberties, Contrary to the Peticon of Right and Contrary toother Statutes in those Cases made and Provided, and Contrary to theHonor and Peace of ye most Soverigne Lord the King that now is his Crowneand Dignity. Billa Vera Samuel Winder Robert Vicars. =========================================. 
Birth*William Dyer , Major was born circa 1642.4 
He was the son of William Dyer and Mary Barrett
Marriage*William Dyer , Major married Mary Walker, daughter of Richard Walker and Sarah, circa 1662 in Newport, Rhode Island.5 
Death*William Dyer , Major died before 5 June 1688, in Sussex County, Pennsylvania (now Delaware).6 

Children of William Dyer , Major and Mary Walker

Citations

  1. [S1349] John Osborne Austin, Genealogical Dictionary of Rhode Island (Baltimore, Maryland, U.S.A.: Gen. Publishing Co. Inc., reprinted 1978, 1887). Hereinafter cited as Genealogical Dictionary of Rhode Island.
  2. [S1351] Orra Eugene Monnette, First Settlers of Ye Plantations of Piscataway & Woodsridge Olde East New Jersey, Part 5 (California: The Leroy Carman Press, 1931). Hereinafter cited as First Settlers of Ye Plantations of New Jersey.
  3. [S1352] Robert Charles Anderson, The Great Migration Begins: Immigrants to New England, 1620-1633, 3 vols. (Boston, MA: New England Historic Genealgical Society, 1995), 918. Hereinafter cited as The Great Migration Begins: Immigrants to New England, 1620-1633.
  4. [S1353] Lora Altine Woodbury Underhill, Descendants of Edward Small of New England (Revised Edition) (Boston & New York: Houghton Mifflin Co., 1934). Hereinafter cited as Descendants of Edward Small of New England.
  5. [S1815] Clarence Almon Torrey & Elizabeth Petty Bentley, New England Marriages Prior to 1700 (Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1985). Hereinafter cited as New England Marriages Prior to 1700.
  6. [S1348] William Allan Dyer, By the Name of Dyer, A Genealogical Record, 1940). Hereinafter cited as By the Name of Dyer.

William Albert Dyer1

M, #79587, b. 11 April 1861, d. 27 December 1943
FatherSeymour Dyer b. 5 Jun 1835, d. 4 Nov 1901
MotherAngeline Mayham b. 29 Sep 1833, d. 24 Mar 1904
Relationship8th cousin 2 times removed of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of William Dyer & Mary Barrett
Last Edited23 Nov 2010
Note*Lived in East Jefferson for thirty five years and in Worcester, N.Y. for twenty more. 
Birth*William Albert Dyer was born on 11 April 1861. 
He was the son of Seymour Dyer and Angeline Mayham
Marriage*William Albert Dyer married Harriet Adeline Foote, daughter of Charles L. Foote and Jane Hamilton, on 19 December 1884.1 
Death*William Albert Dyer died on 27 December 1943, at age 82, in Milford, Otsego County, New York
Burial*He was buried in Evergreen Cemetery, Jefferson County, New York

Child of William Albert Dyer and Harriet Adeline Foote

Citations

  1. [S1775] Grace Raymond, The Family of Henry Maham of Blenheim Hill, Schoharie County, New York (n.p.: Mayham Family Reunion Committee, 1950), 35. Hereinafter cited as The Family of Henry Maham of Blenheim Hill.

William Andrew Dyer1

M, #80330, b. 1 May 1868, d. 15 October 1952
FatherAndrew Jackson Dyer b. 6 Mar 1837, d. 1 Nov 1911
MotherPhoebe Odell Mitchell b. 26 Nov 1837, d. 25 Aug 1912
Relationship7th cousin 3 times removed of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of William Dyer & Mary Barrett
Last Edited12 Dec 2002
Birth*William Andrew Dyer was born on 1 May 1868 in Bangor, Van Buren County, Michigan
He was the son of Andrew Jackson Dyer and Phoebe Odell Mitchell
Marriage*William Andrew Dyer married Augusta Louise Bowers on 8 September 1889.1 
Death*William Andrew Dyer died on 15 October 1952, at age 84. 

Family: William Andrew Dyer and Augusta Louise Bowers

Citations

  1. [S1403] Correspondence with Denise Martelle, 8 May 2000. Unknown repository (unknown repository address).

William Bert Dyer1

M, #80292, b. 2 April 1912, d. 5 May 1962
FatherBert Dyer b. 6 Dec 1872, d. 6 Jun 1941
MotherEdith Holmes b. 27 Feb 1883, d. 1974
Relationship8th cousin 2 times removed of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of William Dyer & Mary Barrett
Last Edited18 Jun 2004
Birth*William Bert Dyer was born on 2 April 1912. 
He was the son of Bert Dyer and Edith Holmes
Death*William Bert Dyer died on 5 May 1962, at age 50. 
Burial*He was buried in Maple Hill Cemetery, Van Buren County, Michigan

Child of William Bert Dyer

Citations

  1. [S1403] Correspondence with Denise Martelle, 8 May 2000. Unknown repository (unknown repository address).

William Cleveland Dyer

M, #77704, b. 8 March 1904, d. January 1991
FatherWilliam Osmond Dyer b. 17 Mar 1861, d. 20 Jan 1928
MotherMary Angell Arnold b. 20 Jun 1867, d. 20 Aug 1948
Relationship8th cousin 1 time removed of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of William Dyer & Mary Barrett
Last Edited23 Nov 2010
Birth*William Cleveland Dyer was born on 8 March 1904 in Providence, Providence County, Rhode Island.1 
He was the son of William Osmond Dyer and Mary Angell Arnold
Marriage*William Cleveland Dyer married Dorothy Darling Towne in 1929. 
Death*William Cleveland Dyer died in January 1991, at age 86, in Jamestown, Newport County, Rhode Island
Burial*He was buried in Quidnessett Cemetery, North Kingstown, Washington County, Rhode Island.2 

Family: William Cleveland Dyer and Dorothy Darling Towne

Citations

  1. [S1392] Inc. 2000 Ancestry, "Vital Records of Rhode Island, 1636-1930 (database online)" (Orem, Utah). . Hereinafter cited as "Vital Records of Rhode Island, 1636-1930."
  2. [S1462] Inscription.

William Edward Dyer

M, #75633, b. 2 September 1824, d. 25 February 1850
FatherJohn Dyer b. 28 Oct 1802, d. 12 Oct 1853
MotherElizabeth Tilden Morton b. 2 Aug 1802, d. 8 Feb 1874
Relationship6th cousin 4 times removed of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of William Dyer & Mary Barrett
Last Edited12 Dec 2002
Birth*William Edward Dyer was born on 2 September 1824. 
He was the son of John Dyer and Elizabeth Tilden Morton
Death*William Edward Dyer died on 25 February 1850, at age 25, in Middlebury, Addison County, Vermont.1 

Citations

  1. [S1589] New England Historic Genealogical Society, Record of Deaths at Middlebury, Vermont (Boston, Massachusetts: NEHGR, Vol. 71, 1917, 1917), 54. Hereinafter cited as Record of Deaths at Middlebury, VT.

William F. H. Dyer1,2,3

M, #75531, b. 24 February 1890, d. 12 July 1948
FatherIsaac Deforest Dyer b. 31 May 1846, d. 21 Nov 1912
MotherCarrie Estelle Potter b. 17 Jul 1861, d. 9 Jul 1932
Relationship8th cousin 2 times removed of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of William Dyer & Mary Barrett
Last Edited12 Dec 2002
Note*Served in WWII. 
Birth*William F. H. Dyer was born on 24 February 1890. 
He was the son of Isaac Deforest Dyer and Carrie Estelle Potter
Marriage*William F. H. Dyer married Bessie C. Kenney, daughter of Curtis Kenney and Sarah Barker, on 27 April 1918 in Rhode Island.4,5 
Death*William F. H. Dyer died on 12 July 1948, at age 58, in Cranston, Providence County, Rhode Island

Family: William F. H. Dyer and Bessie C. Kenney

Citations

  1. [S1363] Liela Morse Wilson, 10 Generations from William & Mary Dyer of Newport, R.I. (Putnam, CT: Privately published, 1949), 24. Hereinafter cited as 10 Generations from William & Mary Dyer of Newport, R.I.
  2. [S1348] William Allan Dyer, By the Name of Dyer, A Genealogical Record, 1940). Hereinafter cited as By the Name of Dyer.
  3. [S1434] Edith Austin Moore, A Genealogy of the Descendants of Robert Austin of Kingstown, Rhode Island self published, 1951), 462. Hereinafter cited as A Genealogy of the Descendants of Robert Austin.
  4. [S1363] Liela Morse Wilson, 10 Generations from William & Mary Dyer of Newport, R.I. (Putnam, CT: Privately published, 1949). Hereinafter cited as 10 Generations from William & Mary Dyer of Newport, R.I.
  5. [S1392] Inc. 2000 Ancestry, "Vital Records of Rhode Island, 1636-1930 (database online)" (Orem, Utah). , 24:365. Hereinafter cited as "Vital Records of Rhode Island, 1636-1930."

William Grinnell Dyer1

M, #76349, b. 14 November 1824, d. 29 May 1827
FatherCyrus Dyer b. 3 Nov 1797, d. 22 Mar 1864
MotherMary Ann Grinnell b. 30 Nov 1799, d. 2 Feb 1854
Relationship5th cousin 4 times removed of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of William Dyer & Mary Barrett
Last Edited23 Nov 2010
Birth*William Grinnell Dyer was born on 14 November 1824. 
He was the son of Cyrus Dyer and Mary Ann Grinnell
Death*William Grinnell Dyer died on 29 May 1827, at age 2, in Providence, Providence County, Rhode Island.2 
Burial*He was buried in Swan Point, Blackstone Blvd., Providence, Rhode Island.2 

Citations

  1. [S1348] William Allan Dyer, By the Name of Dyer, A Genealogical Record, 1940), ND245. Hereinafter cited as By the Name of Dyer.
  2. [S1355] Rhode Island Historical Society, Rhode Island Historical Cemeteries, Transcription Project Index (on-line, http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~rigenweb/cemetery/: Rootsweb, on-going project). Hereinafter cited as Rhode Island Historical Cemeteries.

William H Dyer

M, #74281, b. 11 October 1749, d. circa 1800
FatherWilliam Dyer b. 1705, d. 19 Mar 1788
MotherMercy Paine b. 1721, d. 15 Oct 1788
Relationship3rd cousin 7 times removed of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of William Dyer & Mary Barrett
Last Edited21 Aug 2005
Birth*William H Dyer was born on 11 October 1749 in South Kingstown, Washington County, Rhode Island.1 
He was the son of William Dyer and Mercy Paine
Marriage*William H Dyer married Sarah Kenyon, daughter of Thomas Kenyon and Katherine Nye, on 19 July 1767 in Richmond, Washington County, Rhode Island
Death*William H Dyer died circa 1800. 

Children of William H Dyer and Sarah Kenyon

Citations

  1. [S1411] James N. Arnold, Vital Records of Rhode Island 1636-1850, Births, Marriages & Deaths Vol.5, Washington & Bristol Counties (Providence, Rhode Island, U.S.A.: Narragansett Hist. Pub. Co., 1894), S. Kingstown, p.43. Hereinafter cited as Vital Records of Rhode Island 1636-1850.

William H. Dyer

M, #81619
FatherLeman Wright Dyer b. 1808, d. 1855
MotherPhilena F. Green b. 11 Jun 1806, d. 25 Jun 1885
Relationship7th cousin 3 times removed of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of William Dyer & Mary Barrett
Last Edited21 Aug 2005
William H. Dyer was the son of Leman Wright Dyer and Philena F. Green

William Henry Dyer1,2,3

M, #75486, b. 17 December 1815, d. 10 February 1886
FatherSamuel Dunn Dyer b. 5 Aug 1784, d. 6 Jun 1873
MotherHannah L. Northrup b. 6 Mar 1786, d. 19 Jan 1866
Relationship6th cousin 4 times removed of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of William Dyer & Mary Barrett
Last Edited23 Nov 2010
Birth*William Henry Dyer was born on 17 December 1815 in North Kingston, Washington County, Rhode Island
He was the son of Samuel Dunn Dyer and Hannah L. Northrup
Marriage*William Henry Dyer married Mary Clapp, daughter of Silas Clapp and Sylvania Andrews, on 9 October 1837 in Providence, Providence County, Rhode Island.4,1,5,6 
Note*1844 Providence Directory: Dyer William H., house-carpenter, cor. Pine &Stewart. 1850 Census Providence, Providence, RI., William H Dyer 35 Carpenter;Mary C 33; William H Dyer, Jr. 1.) (living with them was George Dyer 37Carpenter; Sophia Dyer 38) his brother & wife?? died age 70 (GS) 1880 Census, Providence, RI: William H. DYER Self M Male W 65 RI House Carpenter RIRI Mary C. DYER Wife M Female W 61 RI Keeping House RI RI William H. DYER Son M Male W 31 RI Ticket Seller RI RI Gertrude DYER DauL M Female W 25 RI At Home RI RI Corinne S. DYER GChild S Female W 4 RI RI RI. 
Death*William Henry Dyer died on 10 February 1886, at age 70, in Providence, Providence County, Rhode Island.7,8 
Burial*He was buried in Swan Point, Blackstone Blvd., Providence, Rhode Island.7 

Child of William Henry Dyer and Mary Clapp

Citations

  1. [S1363] Liela Morse Wilson, 10 Generations from William & Mary Dyer of Newport, R.I. (Putnam, CT: Privately published, 1949). Hereinafter cited as 10 Generations from William & Mary Dyer of Newport, R.I.
  2. [S1348] William Allan Dyer, By the Name of Dyer, A Genealogical Record, 1940). Hereinafter cited as By the Name of Dyer.
  3. [S1485] 1880 US Census Providence, Providence, Rhode Island,, microfilm Film 1255-211...213, , 496D, unknown repository address, unknown repository.
  4. [S1631] LDS, "International Genealogical Index, North America" (Salt Lake City, Utah). . Hereinafter cited as "International Genealogical Index."
  5. [S1567] Edwin M. Snow, Births, Marriages & Deaths Recorded in Providence 1636-1850 (Providence, Rhode Island: Sidney S. Rider, 1879), 164. Hereinafter cited as Births, Marriages & Deaths in Providence 1636-1850.
  6. [S1381] James Newell Arnold, Vital Records of Rhode Island 1636-1850, Births, Marriages & Deaths, Vol.2, Providence County (Providence, Rhode Island, U.S.A.: Narragansett Hist. Pub. Co., 1892), 64. Hereinafter cited as Vital Records of Rhode Island 1636-1850.
  7. [S1355] Rhode Island Historical Society, Rhode Island Historical Cemeteries, Transcription Project Index (on-line, http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~rigenweb/cemetery/: Rootsweb, on-going project). Hereinafter cited as Rhode Island Historical Cemeteries.
  8. [S1392] Inc. 2000 Ancestry, "Vital Records of Rhode Island, 1636-1930 (database online)" (Orem, Utah). , 16:326. Hereinafter cited as "Vital Records of Rhode Island, 1636-1930."

William Henry Dyer , Capt.1,2,3,4

M, #75112, b. 12 August 1817, d. 3 February 1899
FatherDaniel Pearce Dyer b. 25 Dec 1793, d. 10 Jun 1875
MotherAbby Williams b. 22 Nov 1785, d. 21 Nov 1863
Relationship5th cousin 4 times removed of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of William Dyer & Mary Barrett
Last Edited12 Dec 2002
Note*1850 Census Cranston, Providence, RI., William H Dyer 33 Farmer $2000;Mary G 32; William S 12; Maria E 8; Daniel P 5. (all b. RI) 1880 Census, Cranston, Providence, RI: Wm. H. DYER Self M Male W 62 RI NursuryMan RI RI Mary G. DYER Wife M Female W 62 RIKeeping House RI RI Wm. S. DYER Son M Male W 42 VA At HomeRI RI The 20th Century Biographical Dictonary of Notable Americans, Vol.3,p.365 Dyer, William Henry, silk culturist, was bom on the farm of his=onPocasset Neck, R.I., Aug. 12, 1817-_son of Deacon Daniel P. andAbby(Williams) Dyer, and a descendant in the sixth generation fromWilliam andMary Dyer through har es, who settled on Ashuntick Neck,R.I., knownafterward as Pocasset Neck. Deacon Daniel P. Dyer was adescendant on thefemale side by marriage from Roger Williams, andAbby Williams was adirect descendant from the same worthy=William H. attended the districtschool, a private school inProvidence and [p.366] Kingston academy. Hewas educated as a farmerand nurseryman, his father being proprietor ofthe Dyer nursery. In1836 he became interested in the propagation ofmulberry trees tofurnish food for silkworms and in the production andpreparation ofsilk for the manufacturers. He conducted this business oneyear inProvidence, R.I., and three years in Fredericksburg, Va. In 1840hewas captain of the state militia, and in the Dorr rebellion took=withthe law and order party. In 1861 he joined the Federal army andwas maderecruiting officer, his age exempting him from active fieldservice. Heserved in this capacity for two years. In 1875, on thedeath of hisfather, he became sole proprietor of the nursery and=on Pocasset Neck. Hewas married May 1, 1836, to Mary Groton,daughter of Christopher and Sarah(Williams) Tanner. She was a=descendant in the sixth generation fromRoger Williams and was bom=married in the house built by Roger Williamsfor his son. Of theirsons, William S. was an officer in the civil war andsubsequentlyIndian agent in Dakota. Daniel Pierce was a soldier in theFederalarmy during the civil war and succeeded to the management ofthenursery business and Edmund Tanner became joint proprietor withhisbrother, Daniel of Mulberry Grove, on the death of theirfather.Captain Dyer died at Pocasset, R.I., Feb. 3, 1899. He was in the recuiting service in the Civil War in 1861 for theFederalArmy. 
Birth*William Henry Dyer , Capt. was born on 12 August 1817 in Cranston, Providence County, Rhode Island.5,6 
He was the son of Daniel Pearce Dyer and Abby Williams
Marriage*William Henry Dyer , Capt. married Mary Gorton Tanner, daughter of Christopher Tanner and Sarah Williams, on 1 May 1836 in Cranston, Providence County, Rhode Island.5,7 
Death*William Henry Dyer , Capt. died on 3 February 1899, at age 81, in Cranston, Providence County, Rhode Island.5,6 

Children of William Henry Dyer , Capt. and Mary Gorton Tanner

Citations

  1. [S1348] William Allan Dyer, By the Name of Dyer, A Genealogical Record, 1940). Hereinafter cited as By the Name of Dyer.
  2. [S1540] Editor Rossiter Johnson, 20th Century Biographical Dictionary of Notable Americans (Boston, Massachusetts, U.S.A.: The Biographical Society (on-line, Ancestry 1998), 1904), vol. 3, p.365. Hereinafter cited as 20th Century Biographical Dictionary.
  3. [S1512] 1850 US Census, Cranston, Providence County, Rhode Island, , on CD CD# 308 (Family Tree Maker), , unknown repository address, unknown repository.
  4. [S1541] 1880 US Census Cranston, Providence, Rhode Island, , microfilm Film 1255214, , 114D, unknown repository address, unknown repository.
  5. [S1542] George C. Tanner, The Genealogy of William Tanner published by the author, 1905), 106. Hereinafter cited as The Genealogy of William Tanner.
  6. [S1371] Bertha Williams Anthony, Roger Williams of Providence, Rhode Island (: Mrs. C. W. Bertha Williams Anthony, 1949), 173. Hereinafter cited as Roger Williams of Providence, R.I.
  7. [S1472] Lucius E. Weaver, The Weaver Genealogy (Rochester, New York: The Du Bois Press, 1928), 104. Hereinafter cited as The Weaver Genealogy.

William Henry Dyer Jr.1

M, #75488, b. 1 May 1849, d. 6 December 1919
FatherWilliam Henry Dyer b. 17 Dec 1815, d. 10 Feb 1886
MotherMary Clapp b. 1818, d. 4 Jul 1901
Relationship7th cousin 3 times removed of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of William Dyer & Mary Barrett
Last Edited21 Aug 2005
Birth*William Henry Dyer Jr. was born on 1 May 1849 in Providence, Providence County, Rhode Island.2,3,4 
He was the son of William Henry Dyer and Mary Clapp
Marriage*William Henry Dyer Jr. married Gertrude Spink, daughter of William Spink and Dorcas Barney, on 20 April 1875 in Warwick, Kent County, Rhode Island.5,6 
Marriage*William Henry Dyer Jr. married Hannah B. B. Castner on 31 December 1901 in Rhode Island.1,7 
Death*William Henry Dyer Jr. died on 6 December 1919, at age 70, in Providence, Providence County, Rhode Island.8,9 
Burial*He was buried in Swan Point Cemetery, Blackstone Blvd., Providence, Rhode Island.8 

Child of William Henry Dyer Jr. and Gertrude Spink

Family: William Henry Dyer Jr. and Hannah B. B. Castner

Citations

  1. [S1363] Liela Morse Wilson, 10 Generations from William & Mary Dyer of Newport, R.I. (Putnam, CT: Privately published, 1949), 20. Hereinafter cited as 10 Generations from William & Mary Dyer of Newport, R.I.
  2. [S1567] Edwin M. Snow, Births, Marriages & Deaths Recorded in Providence 1636-1850 (Providence, Rhode Island: Sidney S. Rider, 1879), 20. Hereinafter cited as Births, Marriages & Deaths in Providence 1636-1850.
  3. [S1381] James Newell Arnold, Vital Records of Rhode Island 1636-1850, Births, Marriages & Deaths, Vol.2, Providence County (Providence, Rhode Island, U.S.A.: Narragansett Hist. Pub. Co., 1892), 222. Hereinafter cited as Vital Records of Rhode Island 1636-1850.
  4. [S1392] Inc. 2000 Ancestry, "Vital Records of Rhode Island, 1636-1930 (database online)" (Orem, Utah). . Hereinafter cited as "Vital Records of Rhode Island, 1636-1930."
  5. [S1631] LDS, "International Genealogical Index, North America" (Salt Lake City, Utah). . Hereinafter cited as "International Genealogical Index."
  6. [S1363] Liela Morse Wilson, 10 Generations from William & Mary Dyer of Newport, R.I. (Putnam, CT: Privately published, 1949). Hereinafter cited as 10 Generations from William & Mary Dyer of Newport, R.I.
  7. [S1392] Inc. 2000 Ancestry, "Vital Records of Rhode Island, 1636-1930 (database online)" (Orem, Utah). , 19.191. Hereinafter cited as "Vital Records of Rhode Island, 1636-1930."
  8. [S1355] Rhode Island Historical Society, Rhode Island Historical Cemeteries, Transcription Project Index (on-line, http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~rigenweb/cemetery/: Rootsweb, on-going project). Hereinafter cited as Rhode Island Historical Cemeteries.
  9. [S1392] Inc. 2000 Ancestry, "Vital Records of Rhode Island, 1636-1930 (database online)" (Orem, Utah). , 26:378. Hereinafter cited as "Vital Records of Rhode Island, 1636-1930."

William Howard Dyer1

M, #106665
FatherGeorge Frederick Dyer1
MotherKatherine Eldora Tanner1
Relationship8th cousin 2 times removed of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of William Dyer & Mary Barrett
Last Edited20 Mar 2016
Birth*William Howard Dyer was born in Falconer, New York, U.S.A..1 
He was the son of George Frederick Dyer and Katherine Eldora Tanner.1 
Marriage*William Howard Dyer married Delila Ethel Thompson.1 

Child of William Howard Dyer and Delila Ethel Thompson

Citations

  1. [S10946] Correspondence with Kelly (Dyer) Olsen (E-mail message). Unknown repository (unknown repository address).

William Jackson Dyer1

M, #80303, b. 10 September 1935, d. 1953
FatherWilliam Bert Dyer b. 2 Apr 1912, d. 5 May 1962
Relationship9th cousin 1 time removed of David Arthur Walker
Last Edited18 Jun 2004
Birth*William Jackson Dyer was born on 10 September 1935 in Hartford, Van Buren County, Michigan
He was the son of William Bert Dyer
Death*William Jackson Dyer died in 1953. 
Burial*He was buried in Maple Hill Cemetery, Van Buren County, Michigan

Citations

  1. [S1403] Correspondence with Denise Martelle, 8 May 2000. Unknown repository (unknown repository address).

William James Dyer1

M, #77798, b. 1854, d. after 1880
FatherJohn B Dyer b. Mar 1804, d. 19 Nov 1856
MotherJane Susannah Mitchell b. 1 Sep 1814, d. 10 Apr 1873
Relationship4th cousin 5 times removed of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of William Dyer & Mary Barrett
Last Edited12 Dec 2002
Birth*William James Dyer was born in 1854 in Blissfield, New Brunswick
He was the son of John B Dyer and Jane Susannah Mitchell
Marriage*William James Dyer married Ida E Mooers, daughter of Thomas Mooers and Elizabeth Jane Mitchell, on 5 September 1876 in Anoka, Anoka County, Minnesota.1 
Death*William James Dyer died after 1880, in Seattle, King County, Washington

Children of William James Dyer and Ida E Mooers

Citations

  1. [S1615] Punta Gorda Joseph W Pehousek, Descendants of Jones Dyer, Sr. and Hannah 'Herrington' (: self published, October 1999). Hereinafter cited as Descendants of Jones Dyer, Sr. and Hannah 'Herrington.'

William Jones Dyer1,2,3

M, #74488, b. 16 February 1850, d. 17 November 1915
FatherElisha Dyer Jr., Gov. b. 20 Jul 1811, d. 17 May 1890
MotherAnna Jones Hoppin b. 1814, d. 29 Mar 1884
Relationship5th cousin 4 times removed of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of William Dyer & Mary Barrett
Last Edited23 Nov 2010
Birth*William Jones Dyer was born on 16 February 1850 in Providence, Providence County, Rhode Island
He was the son of Elisha Dyer Jr., Gov. and Anna Jones Hoppin
Marriage*William Jones Dyer married Lillian Pitman Greene on 23 April 1879. 
Caste*William Jones Dyer was belonged to the (30 living with father; Lillian G; Harriett G. & Anna J. 5/12 twins] caste in 1880 in Providence, Rhode Island
Death*He died on 17 November 1915, at age 65, in Providence, Providence County, Rhode Island.4,5 
Burial*He was buried in Swan Point, Blackstone Blvd., Providence, Rhode Island.4 

Children of William Jones Dyer and Lillian Pitman Greene

Citations

  1. [S1407] J. H. Beers, Representative Men of Old Rhode Island Familes (Chicago, Illinois, U.S.A.: J. H. Beers & Co. / Higginson Books, 1908). Hereinafter cited as Representative Men of Old Rhode Island Familes.
  2. [S1408] Frederick A. Virkus, Abridged Compendium of American Genealogy, CD 113 (Baltimore, Maryland, U.S.A.: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1925), Vol. 1. Hereinafter cited as Abridged Compendium of American Genealogy.
  3. [S1371] Bertha Williams Anthony, Roger Williams of Providence, Rhode Island (: Mrs. C. W. Bertha Williams Anthony, 1949), 180. Hereinafter cited as Roger Williams of Providence, R.I.
  4. [S1355] Rhode Island Historical Society, Rhode Island Historical Cemeteries, Transcription Project Index (on-line, http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~rigenweb/cemetery/: Rootsweb, on-going project). Hereinafter cited as Rhode Island Historical Cemeteries.
  5. [S1392] Inc. 2000 Ancestry, "Vital Records of Rhode Island, 1636-1930 (database online)" (Orem, Utah). , 25:200. Hereinafter cited as "Vital Records of Rhode Island, 1636-1930."

William Jones Hoppin Dyer

M, #74525, b. 19 May 1895, d. 31 March 1964
FatherWilliam Jones Dyer b. 16 Feb 1850, d. 17 Nov 1915
MotherLillian Pitman Greene b. 17 Oct 1856, d. 25 Mar 1930
Relationship6th cousin 3 times removed of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of William Dyer & Mary Barrett
Last Edited23 Nov 2010
Birth*William Jones Hoppin Dyer was born on 19 May 1895 in Rhode Island
He was the son of William Jones Dyer and Lillian Pitman Greene
Census*William Jones Hoppin Dyer appeared on the census of 1900 in Providence, Rhode Island
Death*He died on 31 March 1964, at age 68, in Providence, Providence County, Rhode Island.1 
Burial*He was buried in Swan Point, Blackstone Blvd., Providence, Rhode Island.1 

Citations

  1. [S1355] Rhode Island Historical Society, Rhode Island Historical Cemeteries, Transcription Project Index (on-line, http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~rigenweb/cemetery/: Rootsweb, on-going project). Hereinafter cited as Rhode Island Historical Cemeteries.

William Leighton Dyer1

M, #76235, b. 1 May 1847, d. 7 November 1928
FatherHenry Reed Dyer b. 27 Apr 1813, d. 13 Sep 1876
MotherLucy Ann Miller b. 14 Jan 1818, d. 15 Nov 1870
Relationship5th cousin 4 times removed of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of William Dyer & Mary Barrett
Last Edited12 Dec 2002
Note*Civil War Veteran. He was superintendent of the Santa Fe & PacificRailroads. 
Birth*William Leighton Dyer was born on 1 May 1847 in Windsor, Vermont
He was the son of Henry Reed Dyer and Lucy Ann Miller
Marriage*William Leighton Dyer married Jenny Emma Boutell on 7 September 1874 in Rutland, Rutland County, Vermont
Death*William Leighton Dyer died on 7 November 1928, at age 81, in Rutland, Rutland County, Vermont

Family: William Leighton Dyer and Jenny Emma Boutell

Citations

  1. [S1554] Microfilm, Ancestry, unknown repository address unknown repository, Roll 441, p.190.

William Mclean Dyer1

M, #75840, b. 19 January 1815, d. 29 September 1817
FatherSamuel Dyer b. 29 Jun 1790, d. 12 Sep 1883
MotherMargaret Duke b. c 1797, d. 28 May 1843
Relationship4th cousin 5 times removed of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of William Dyer & Mary Barrett
Last Edited12 Dec 2002
Birth*William Mclean Dyer was born on 19 January 1815 in Calais, Washington County, Maine.1 
He was the son of Samuel Dyer and Margaret Duke
Death*William Mclean Dyer died on 29 September 1817, at age 2, in Calais, Washington County, Maine.2 

Citations

  1. [S1614] Sharon Howland, Vital Records of Calais, Maine Prior to 1892 (Camden, Maine: Picton Press, 1998), 159. Hereinafter cited as Vital Records of Calais, Maine.
  2. [S1614] Sharon Howland, Vital Records of Calais, Maine Prior to 1892 (Camden, Maine: Picton Press, 1998), 176. Hereinafter cited as Vital Records of Calais, Maine.

William Nichols Dyer1

M, #80528, b. 12 August 1821
FatherJonathan Dyer b. 6 Jan 1792, d. 26 Feb 1875
MotherHannah Dwinell d. 17 Apr 1859
Relationship6th cousin 4 times removed of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of William Dyer & Mary Barrett
Last Edited12 Dec 2002
Birth*William Nichols Dyer was born on 12 August 1821 in Clarendon Rutland, Vermont
He was the son of Jonathan Dyer and Hannah Dwinell
Marriage*William Nichols Dyer married Josephine Norton, daughter of David Norton and Lucy Hodge, on 12 March 1847 in Litchfield, Connecticut.2 

Children of William Nichols Dyer and Josephine Norton

Citations

  1. [S1423] C. C. Olin, A Complete Record of the John Olin Family (Indianapolis: Baker-Randolph Co., Printers, 1893), 78. Hereinafter cited as A Complete Record of the John Olin Family.
  2. [S1423] C. C. Olin, A Complete Record of the John Olin Family (Indianapolis: Baker-Randolph Co., Printers, 1893), xcv. Hereinafter cited as A Complete Record of the John Olin Family.

William Osmond Dyer

M, #77694, b. 17 March 1861, d. 20 January 1928
FatherEdward Franklin Dyer b. 3 Oct 1832, d. 17 Nov 1897
MotherEunice Cooke Simmons b. 24 Aug 1832, d. 27 Dec 1910
Relationship7th cousin 2 times removed of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of William Dyer & Mary Barrett
Last Edited12 Dec 2006
Birth*William Osmond Dyer was born on 17 March 1861. 
He was the son of Edward Franklin Dyer and Eunice Cooke Simmons
Marriage*William Osmond Dyer married Mary Angell Arnold on 18 August 1888 in Rhode Island.1 
Death*William Osmond Dyer died on 20 January 1928, at age 66, in Cranston, Providence County, Rhode Island.2 
Burial*He was buried in North Burial Ground, North Main St., Providence, Providence County, Rhode Island.2 

Children of William Osmond Dyer and Mary Angell Arnold

Citations

  1. [S1392] Inc. 2000 Ancestry, "Vital Records of Rhode Island, 1636-1930 (database online)" (Orem, Utah). , 15:207. Hereinafter cited as "Vital Records of Rhode Island, 1636-1930."
  2. [S1355] Rhode Island Historical Society, Rhode Island Historical Cemeteries, Transcription Project Index (on-line, http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~rigenweb/cemetery/: Rootsweb, on-going project). Hereinafter cited as Rhode Island Historical Cemeteries.

Dr. William Penn Dyer

M, #79524, b. 22 August 1874, d. 15 August 1955
FatherAmbrose Spencer Dyer b. 19 Jun 1845, d. 13 Mar 1926
MotherMartha Ellen Vance b. 22 Mar 1854, d. 12 Jul 1942
Relationship7th cousin 3 times removed of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of William Dyer & Mary Barrett
Last Edited23 Nov 2010
Note*Family History, Volume S(4), Sylvester, Daughters of the American Revolution library, Washington, DC., p.4. List him as '? Dyer.' Olson Family Record, December 6, 1998. Confirms the link of Nellie Sylvester & William Dyer to the source listed above. Dr. William Dyer, son of Martha Ellen (Vance) Dyer and Ambrose Spence rDyer, taught school and served as Superintendent of Schools in several Minnesota towns. He received his Doctorate from Columbia University and then served as Administrator of Student Teacher Training at the New Britain Normal School which became Central Connecticut State University. Source: Howder's Site.  
Birth*Dr. William Penn Dyer was born on 22 August 1874 in La Crosse, La Crosse County, Wisconsin
He was the son of Ambrose Spencer Dyer and Martha Ellen Vance
Marriage*Dr. William Penn Dyer married Nellie Matilda Sylvester, daughter of George Washington Sylvester and Matilda Cook, on 3 January 1900 in Plainview, Wabasha County, Minnesota
Marriage*Dr. William Penn Dyer married Annie Isabel Robertson, daughter of Lafayette James Robertson and Mary Charlotte Brown, on 23 January 1926 in Hartford, Hartford County, Connecticut
Death*Dr. William Penn Dyer died on 15 August 1955, at age 80, in New Britain, Hartford County, Connecticut
Burial*He was buried in Roselawn Cemetery, St. Paul, Minnesota

Children of Dr. William Penn Dyer and Nellie Matilda Sylvester

Family: Dr. William Penn Dyer and Annie Isabel Robertson

William R. Dyer1

M, #76698, b. circa 1837
ChartsDescendants of William Dyer & Mary Barrett
Last Edited12 Dec 2002
Note*Aged 24 yrs at marriage, born Westport, son of Albert and Christianna. 
Birth*William R. Dyer was born circa 1837 in Westport, Bristol County, Massachusetts
Marriage*He married Adeline S. Dyer, daughter of William Dyer and Angeline Macomber, on 29 December 1861 in Tiverton, Newport County, Rhode Island.1 

Family: William R. Dyer and Adeline S. Dyer

Citations

  1. [S1556] Elder James A. McKensie's Marriages , 542. Hereinafter cited as Elder James A. McKensie's Marriages.

William Samuel Dyer1

M, #75842, b. 14 December 1823, d. 19 October 1871
FatherSamuel Dyer b. 29 Jun 1790, d. 12 Sep 1883
MotherMargaret Duke b. c 1797, d. 28 May 1843
Relationship4th cousin 5 times removed of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of William Dyer & Mary Barrett
Last Edited2 Mar 2007
Birth*William Samuel Dyer was born on 14 December 1823 in Calais, Washington County, Maine.2 
He was the son of Samuel Dyer and Margaret Duke
Census*William Samuel Dyer appeared on the census of 1850 in Calais, Washington County, Maine
CensusHe appeared on the census of 1860 in Calais, Washington County, Maine
Death*He died on 19 October 1871, at age 47; he died at sea aboard the schoonerJohn McAdam off Gay Head, Dukes County, Massachusetts.3 

Citations

  1. [S1614] Sharon Howland, Vital Records of Calais, Maine Prior to 1892 (Camden, Maine: Picton Press, 1998), 159. Hereinafter cited as Vital Records of Calais, Maine.
  2. [S1614] Sharon Howland, Vital Records of Calais, Maine Prior to 1892 (Camden, Maine: Picton Press, 1998). Hereinafter cited as Vital Records of Calais, Maine.
  3. [S1616] Calais Advertiser Newspaper (Calais, Maine: Calais Advertiser Newspaper), Calais Free Library, Union Street, Calais, Maine. Hereinafter cited as Calais Advertiser Newspaper.

William Smith Dyer1,2

M, #75356, b. 28 October 1837
FatherWilliam Henry Dyer , Capt. b. 12 Aug 1817, d. 3 Feb 1899
MotherMary Gorton Tanner b. 30 Sep 1817, d. 19 Jul 1905
Relationship6th cousin 3 times removed of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of William Dyer & Mary Barrett
Last Edited12 Dec 2002
Note*An officer in the Civil War and an Indian agent in Dakota. No Children. ================================= Veterans Schedules - U.S. Selected States, 1890 Military Records Dyer, William S. State: Rhode Island County: Providence Co. Location: Cranston Enumeration District 106 Microfilm Page: 4. 
Birth*William Smith Dyer was born on 28 October 1837 in Virginia.3 
He was the son of William Henry Dyer , Capt. and Mary Gorton Tanner

Citations

  1. [S1540] Editor Rossiter Johnson, 20th Century Biographical Dictionary of Notable Americans (Boston, Massachusetts, U.S.A.: The Biographical Society (on-line, Ancestry 1998), 1904). Hereinafter cited as 20th Century Biographical Dictionary.
  2. [S1371] Bertha Williams Anthony, Roger Williams of Providence, Rhode Island (: Mrs. C. W. Bertha Williams Anthony, 1949), 173, 192. Hereinafter cited as Roger Williams of Providence, R.I.
  3. [S1542] George C. Tanner, The Genealogy of William Tanner published by the author, 1905), 106. Hereinafter cited as The Genealogy of William Tanner.

William Washington Dyer1

M, #80086, b. 26 March 1833
FatherErasmus Darwin Dyer b. 1 Oct 1805, d. 8 May 1871
MotherEliza Fisher b. 14 Jul 1809
Relationship7th cousin 3 times removed of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of William Dyer & Mary Barrett
Last Edited12 Dec 2002
Birth*William Washington Dyer was born on 26 March 1833. 
He was the son of Erasmus Darwin Dyer and Eliza Fisher

Citations

  1. [S1403] Correspondence with Denise Martelle, 8 May 2000. Unknown repository (unknown repository address).

Winford William Dyer1

M, #106667
FatherWilliam Howard Dyer1
MotherDelila Ethel Thompson1
Relationship9th cousin 1 time removed of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of William Dyer & Mary Barrett
Last Edited20 Mar 2016
Birth*Winford William Dyer was born in Youngsville, Pennsylvania, U.S.A..1 
He was the son of William Howard Dyer and Delila Ethel Thompson.1 
Marriage*Winford William Dyer married Louise Capron.1 

Family: Winford William Dyer and Louise Capron

Citations

  1. [S10946] Correspondence with Kelly (Dyer) Olsen (E-mail message). Unknown repository (unknown repository address).

Winston Edward (Twin) Dyer

M, #77253
FatherLeon Eugene Dyer b. 15 Apr 1861, d. 1931
MotherGertrude Knucky b. 1889, d. 1974
Relationship8th cousin 2 times removed of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of William Dyer & Mary Barrett
Last Edited15 Apr 2011
Winston Edward (Twin) Dyer was the son of Leon Eugene Dyer and Gertrude Knucky
Marriage*Winston Edward (Twin) Dyer married Shirley Jessica Cowan, daughter of James Cowan and Amy

Family: Winston Edward (Twin) Dyer and Shirley Jessica Cowan

Winthrop Dyer1,2

M, #74875, b. 27 April 1779, d. 18 May 1856
FatherJames Dyer b. 23 Apr 1756, d. 3 Mar 1835
MotherMary Marcy b. 19 Jan 1760, d. 13 Oct 1844
Relationship5th cousin 5 times removed of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of William Dyer & Mary Barrett
Last Edited3 Jan 2007
Biographical Note* 'Winthrop probably came to Jefferson with his father James about 1806. He settled on the hill near the corner of the road to Summit and that leading from Moresville to the Old School Baptist Church, and not far from the Dingman graves in the clump of trees. He built a log house, but later lived at Enid (?illeg.) in the hollow north of the Baptist Church,where he died.' - Eugene Bouton From Leslie M Dyer: Filed marriage intention in Dudley MA 22 Apr 1798, but married in Sturbridge MA Died age 77 years 21 days. Grave stone reads'Blessed are they who die in the Lord' and has a willow tree on the top of the marker. Lived in Scholarie County, NY 1836, Bradbury Dyers Surrogate record-1996 from Leslie Dyer. [Gedcom, Pat Miller] 
Birth*Winthrop Dyer was born on 27 April 1779 in Dudley, Worcester County, Massachusetts
He was the son of James Dyer and Mary Marcy
Marriage*Winthrop Dyer married Polly Vinton, daughter of Ralph Vinton and Phebe Holmes, on 30 May 1798 in Sturbridge, Worcester County, Massachusetts.3 
Death*Winthrop Dyer died on 18 May 1856, at age 77, in Jefferson, Schohaire County, New York.4 
Burial*He was buried in Old School Baptist Cemetery, East Jefferson, Schoharie County, New York.4 

Children of Winthrop Dyer and Polly Vinton

Citations

  1. [S1489] John Adams Vinton, The Vinton Memorial (Boston, Massachusetts: S.K. Whipple & Co., 1858), 67. Hereinafter cited as The Vinton Memorial.
  2. [S1534] Eugene Bouton - Bouton Papers, The Families of Jefferson, Schoharie County, New York (Available NY State Libarry at Albany, Manuscripts & Special Collections Section). Hereinafter cited as The Families of Jefferson, New York.
  3. [S1532] Compiled by New England Historic Genealogical Society, Vital Records of Sturbridge, Massachusetts, to the Year 1850 (Boston, Massachusetts, U.S.A.: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 1906). Hereinafter cited as Vital Records of Sturbridge, Massachusetts.
  4. [S1526] Patricia Miller, Patricia Miller (in files of Donald R. Coy), downloaded Nov. 1999.

Winthrop Dyer

M, #81410, b. 20 August 1808, d. 9 March 1858
FatherWinthrop Dyer b. 27 Apr 1779, d. 18 May 1856
MotherPolly Vinton b. 13 Jul 1778, d. 8 Aug 1872
Relationship6th cousin 4 times removed of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of William Dyer & Mary Barrett
Last Edited9 Mar 2003
Birth*Winthrop Dyer was born on 20 August 1808. 
He was the son of Winthrop Dyer and Polly Vinton
Death*Winthrop Dyer died on 9 March 1858, at age 49. 

Winthrop Dyer

M, #81418, b. 4 August 1837, d. 13 March 1912
FatherCalvin Dyer b. 5 Nov 1799, d. 26 Apr 1885
MotherElizabeth 'Betsey' Sherwood b. 15 Jan 1803, d. 8 Nov 1886
Relationship7th cousin 3 times removed of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of William Dyer & Mary Barrett
Last Edited12 Dec 2002
Birth*Winthrop Dyer was born on 4 August 1837. 
He was the son of Calvin Dyer and Elizabeth 'Betsey' Sherwood
Marriage*Winthrop Dyer married Mary Jane Mayham on 31 January 1861. 
Death*Winthrop Dyer died on 13 March 1912, at age 74. 

Children of Winthrop Dyer and Mary Jane Mayham

Zacheus Dyer1

M, #74419, b. 27 November 1741
FatherCharles Dyer b. 22 Mar 1696/97, d. Apr 1768
MotherElizabeth (Sheriff) Shreve b. 20 May 1698, d. Jul 1778
Relationship2nd cousin 7 times removed of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of William Dyer & Mary Barrett
Last Edited17 Dec 2011
Note*Zacheus and his brother Joseph sold land to William Gifford of Little Compton RI/MA, 26 Sep 1700 for 800 Spanish Milled dollars. REF: NE=131:295-6. 1790 Census of Westport, Bristol, Ma. Zacheus Dyer 2-2-3. 
Birth*Zacheus Dyer was born on 27 November 1741 in Westport, Bristol County, Massachusetts.2,3 
He was the son of Charles Dyer and Elizabeth (Sheriff) Shreve
Marriage*Zacheus Dyer married Ruth Gifford, daughter of Canaan Gifford and Abigail Salisbury, on 22 December 1776 in Little Compton, Newport County, Rhode Island.4,5,2,6 

Children of Zacheus Dyer and Ruth Gifford

Citations

  1. [S1379] World Family Tree, online ancestry.com, #5. Hereinafter cited as World Family Tree.
  2. [S1474] Vital Records of Westport, Mass., to the Year 1850 (Boston, Massachusetts: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 1918). Hereinafter cited as Vital Records of Westport, Mass. to 1850.
  3. [S1377] James Newell Arnold, Vital Records of Rhode Island 1636-1850, Births, Marriages & Deaths Vol.4, Newport County (Providence, RI.: Narraganset Hist. Publishing Co., 1893), 114. Hereinafter cited as Vital Records of Rhode Island, Vol. 4.
  4. [S1559] Unknown spouses' names, (unknown date), Marriage Index: Massachusetts, 1633-1850, FTM CD 231 , unknown manuscript info. Hereinafter cited as Marriage Index: Massachusetts, 1633-1850.
  5. [S1380] Benjamin Franklin Wilroth, Little Compton Familes (Little Compton, Rhode Island, U.S.A.: Little Compton Historical Society, 1967). Hereinafter cited as Little Compton Familes.
  6. [S1377] James Newell Arnold, Vital Records of Rhode Island 1636-1850, Births, Marriages & Deaths Vol.4, Newport County (Providence, RI.: Narraganset Hist. Publishing Co., 1893), 26. Hereinafter cited as Vital Records of Rhode Island, Vol. 4.

Zeb A. Dyer

M, #74922, b. 1 December 1860
FatherDavid S. Dyer b. 23 Apr 1813, d. 7 Mar 1884
MotherLouisa Bell b. 14 Dec 1818, d. 20 Jan 1897
Relationship7th cousin 3 times removed of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of William Dyer & Mary Barrett
Last Edited12 Dec 2002
Birth*Zeb A. Dyer was born on 1 December 1860. 
He was the son of David S. Dyer and Louisa Bell

Child of Zeb A. Dyer and Jessie L. Adams

Zebediah Dyer

M, #74901, b. circa 1812
FatherBradbury Dyer b. 26 Dec 1792, d. 27 Apr 1860
MotherPolly Sheppard b. 27 Mar 1789, d. 15 Jun 1871
Relationship6th cousin 4 times removed of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of William Dyer & Mary Barrett
Last Edited3 Jan 2007
Birth*Zebediah Dyer was born circa 1812 in Shingle Bush, Schoharie County, New York
He was the son of Bradbury Dyer and Polly Sheppard

Zoe Grace (Nee?) Dyer

F, #81717, b. circa 1832
ChartsDescendants of William Dyer & Mary Barrett
Last Edited12 Dec 2002
Birth*Zoe Grace (Nee?) Dyer was born circa 1832 in England
Marriage*She married Charles Dyer Jr., son of Charles Dyer Jr. and Delia Soule, on 6 December 1855 in Rhode Island.1 

Child of Zoe Grace (Nee?) Dyer and Charles Dyer Jr.

Citations

  1. [S1392] Inc. 2000 Ancestry, "Vital Records of Rhode Island, 1636-1930 (database online)" (Orem, Utah). , 6:180. Hereinafter cited as "Vital Records of Rhode Island, 1636-1930."

Clara Dyett

F, #14781
Last Edited16 Apr 2001

Mr. Dyke1

M, #99161
Last Edited2 Jun 2012
(Groom) Marriage*Mr. Dyke married Louise Bishop, daughter of Henry Bishop and Eliza Burke; on her marriage certificate (Joseph Biggs) she was described as a widow.1 

Family: Mr. Dyke and Louise Bishop

Citations

  1. [S5121] Joseph Biggs & Louise Dyke marriage, 28 November 1931, Personal Archives of David Arthur Walker, Edwards, Ontario, Canada. PANB F19755, Ref. B4/1931, Number 5164.

Abraham Wood Dykeman1

M, #61568, b. 23 June 1839, d. 3 June 1905
FatherBarnet Manzer Dykeman b. 5 Apr 1807, d. 27 Sep 1880
MotherSophia Beyea b. 18 May 1808
Last Edited24 Jan 2002
Note*Abraham Wood Dykeman, son of Barnet Manzer Dykeman and Sophia Beyea, wasborn June 22, 1839 and died June 3, 1905 in Saint John, New Brunswick,Canada, married June 22, 1869, Maria Euphemia Perly who was born 1847 anddied March 20, 1892, aged 45 years. Abram Wood was named for the well-known Church of England missionary onGrand Lake, Queens County, New Brunswick, Abram Wood. 
Birth*Abraham Wood Dykeman was born on 23 June 1839.1 
He was the son of Barnet Manzer Dykeman and Sophia Beyea
Marriage*Abraham Wood Dykeman married Maria Euphemia Perley on 22 June 1869 in Cambridge, Queens County, New Brunswick, Canada.1 
Death*Abraham Wood Dykeman died on 3 June 1905, at age 65, in Saint John, Saint John County, New Brunswick, Canada.1 

Children of Abraham Wood Dykeman and Maria Euphemia Perley

Citations

  1. [S1039] Melinda McCoy, "Melinda McCoy, compiled records" (Seattle, Washington, U.S.A.). . Hereinafter cited as "Melinda McCoy, compiled records."

Adelaide Dykeman1

F, #65732
FatherGilbert Hatfield Dykeman Jr. b. 19 May 1814
MotherFrances Curry
Last Edited24 Jan 2002
Adelaide Dykeman was the daughter of Gilbert Hatfield Dykeman Jr. and Frances Curry
Marriage*Adelaide Dykeman married William I. Gale on 13 January 1875.1 

Family: Adelaide Dykeman and William I. Gale

Citations

  1. [S1039] Melinda McCoy, "Melinda McCoy, compiled records" (Seattle, Washington, U.S.A.). . Hereinafter cited as "Melinda McCoy, compiled records."

Albert Dykeman1

M, #65710, b. 1878
FatherJacob Abiathar Dykeman b. 9 Apr 1816
MotherJane
Last Edited24 Jan 2002
Birth*Albert Dykeman was born in 1878.1 
He was the son of Jacob Abiathar Dykeman and Jane

Citations

  1. [S1039] Melinda McCoy, "Melinda McCoy, compiled records" (Seattle, Washington, U.S.A.). . Hereinafter cited as "Melinda McCoy, compiled records."

Albina Rachel Dykeman1

F, #65824, b. 12 June 1871, d. 22 October 1922
FatherCharles F. Dykeman d. c 1932
MotherSarah Elizabeth Cox
Last Edited24 Jan 2002
Birth*Albina Rachel Dykeman was born on 12 June 1871.1 
She was the daughter of Charles F. Dykeman and Sarah Elizabeth Cox
Marriage*Albina Rachel Dykeman married Jefferson Melbourne Dykeman, son of William Henry Dykeman and Emily Maria Secord, on 13 February 1892.1 
Death*Albina Rachel Dykeman died on 22 October 1922, at age 51, in Drowned in the Saint John River, New Brunswick, Canada.1 

Children of Albina Rachel Dykeman and Jefferson Melbourne Dykeman

Citations

  1. [S1039] Melinda McCoy, "Melinda McCoy, compiled records" (Seattle, Washington, U.S.A.). . Hereinafter cited as "Melinda McCoy, compiled records."

Allen Dean Dykeman1

M, #66045
FatherCarl Wesley Dykeman b. 15 Aug 1904
MotherHelen Alma Patana b. 28 May 1911
Last Edited16 Mar 2007
Birth*Allen Dean Dykeman was born in Billings, Yellowstone County, Montana, U.S.A..1 
He was the son of Carl Wesley Dykeman and Helen Alma Patana

Citations

  1. [S1039] Melinda McCoy, "Melinda McCoy, compiled records" (Seattle, Washington, U.S.A.). . Hereinafter cited as "Melinda McCoy, compiled records."

Alonzo T. Dykeman , Rev.1

M, #65766
FatherGilbert C. Dykeman b. 8 May 1821, d. 12 Jun 1884
MotherFrances Harrt b. 1823, d. 1911
Last Edited24 Jan 2002
Alonzo T. Dykeman , Rev. was the son of Gilbert C. Dykeman and Frances Harrt
Note*Reverand Alonzo T. Dykeman was a Baptist clergyman. 

Citations

  1. [S1039] Melinda McCoy, "Melinda McCoy, compiled records" (Seattle, Washington, U.S.A.). . Hereinafter cited as "Melinda McCoy, compiled records."

Amanda 'Pet' Dykeman1

F, #54702, b. 1 July 1867, d. 20 October 1903
FatherJohn K. Dykeman b. 20 Oct 1823, d. 18 Mar 1891
MotherAmanda Fitzalan Cottle b. 30 Jun 1830, d. 8 Feb 1889
Relationship2nd cousin 3 times removed of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of Edward Cottle
Last Edited24 Jan 2002
Birth*Amanda 'Pet' Dykeman was born on 1 July 1867.1 
She was the daughter of John K. Dykeman and Amanda Fitzalan Cottle
Death*Amanda 'Pet' Dykeman died on 20 October 1903, at age 36.1 

Citations

  1. [S1039] Melinda McCoy, "Melinda McCoy, compiled records" (Seattle, Washington, U.S.A.). . Hereinafter cited as "Melinda McCoy, compiled records."