James Lewis Byrd

James Lewis Byrd
March 12, 1841 – 1906

Alternate Spelling: J. L. Byrd, Lewis Byrd, James Byrd, James L. Byrd
1860 Residence: Summerville, Harnett County, NC

Military History
March 24, 1862 – Enlisted at Harnett County, NC
50th North Carolina Regiment, Company H
Rank: Private
November 6, 1864 – Hospitalized at Raleigh, NC with intermittent fever
November 16, 1864 – Returned to Duty

Parents
George Washington Byrd 1793 – 1859
Penelope Ritter 1799

Siblings
Ella Byrd 1820
Aldridge Miller Byrd 1822 – 1895
George Washington Byrd 1823 – 1893
Penny Byrd 1825
Reddin B. Byrd 1828 – 1897       50th NC, Co H
Bright D. Byrd 1831 – 1864       50th NC Co H
John Haywood Byrd 1834 – 1916       50th NC Co H
Tabitha Byrd 1835 – 1906
Sarah Byrd 1838

Wife
Rebecca Thomas 1844 – 1932

Children
John William Byrd 1872 – 1946
Rebecca Penny Byrd 1875 – 1960
George Luther Byrd 1877
Tabitha Francis Byrd 1878 – 1957
Mary E. Byrd 1883 – 1975
Edna Byrd 1891 – 1939