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Samuel   Salyer

Samuel Salyer[1]

Male Abt 1787 - 1876  (~ 90 years)

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  • Name Samuel Salyer 
    Born Abt 1787  Rutherford County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 15 Nov 1876  Scott County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I6714  Lucius
    Last Modified 18 Jan 2003 

    Father Zachariah Benjamin Salyer,   b. 1765, Rutherford County or Chowan County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1845, Johnson County, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years) 
    Mother Mary Saylor,   b. 1767, Rutherford County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1812, Johnson County, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 46 years) 
    Married 1785  North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F2659  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Sarah Castle,   b. Abt 1788 
    Married Bef 1806 
    Children 
     1. Delia (Delila) Salyer,   b. Abt 1806, Copper Creek, Nicklesville, Scott County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Aug 1865, Copper Creek, Nicklesville, Scott County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 59 years)
     2. John Salyer,   b. Abt 1808
     3. Elizabeth "Betty" Salyer,   b. Abt 1810,   d. Aft 1880, Elliot County, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 71 years)
     4. Samuel Salyer,   b. Dec 1813,   d. 10 Jan 1910  (Age ~ 96 years)
     5. Eli S. Salyer,   b. 1814, Russell County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location
     6. Nancy Salyer,   b. 1816
     7. Sarah Salyer,   b. Jan 1817
     8. Lucinda Salyer,   b. 1818, Scott County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1893, Scott County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years)
     9. James Salyer,   b. Abt 1821
     10. Catherine "Kate" Salyer,   b. Abt 1824,   d. 20 Aug 1859, Hawkins County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 35 years)
     11. Robert Shanklin Salyer,   b. 20 Jul 1825, Scott County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Jul 1881, Elkhorn City, Pike County, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 55 years)
     12. Rowan Salyer,   b. Abt 1828, Scott County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 May 1862, Scott County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 34 years)
     13. Anna Salyer,   b. Abt 1830,   d. 1914  (Age ~ 84 years)
    Family ID F2447  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • NOTE:

      Samuel, Sr. was born about 1787 on Boren's Creek of Rutherford County, North Carolina. He married Sarah Castle, daughter of Joseph Castle, the Indian trader. They lived about two miles southeast of present-day Nickelsville, VA, in an area called "Salyertown". Samuel bought and sold a great deal of land in the Copper Creek area of Russell County.

      Children of Samuel Salyer and Sarah Castle are:

      i. Delilah Salyer, born ca. 1806 in Russell Co., VA; died August 3, 1865 in Scott Co., VA; married Jacob Stapleton October 20, 1824 in Scott Co., VA.
      ii. John Salyer, born ca. 1808; died in infancy.
      iii. Elizabeth Salyer, born ca. 1810, died (?); married Thomas Stapleton February 10, 1825 in Scott Co., VA.
      iv. Samuel Salyer , Jr., born December 1813; died January 10, 1910; married (1) Lydia Culbertson July 14, 1834 in Scott Co., VA; married (2) Causby Thacker.
      v. Eli S. Salyer, born 1814 in Russell Co., VA; died (?); married Dulaney Jularry Nickels May 12, 1869 in Scott Co., VA, divorced October 10, 1871 in Scott Co., VA, remarried October 18, 1887 in Scott Co., VA, divorced again 1896 in Scott Co., VA.
      vi. Nancy Salyer, born ca. 1816, died (?); married Arthur Wheatley June 12, 1833 in Scott Co., VA.
      vii. Sarah Salyer, born ca. 1817, died (?); married John Salyer April 27, 1865 in Scott Co., VA.
      viii. Lucinda Salyer, born 1818 in Scott Co., VA; died ca. 1893 in Scott Co., VA; married Allen Nickels June 2, 1832 in Scott Co., VA.
      ix. James Salyer, born ca. 1821, died (?); married (1) Melinda Castle April 23, 1843 in Scott Co., VA; married (2) Matilda Jaynes.
      x. Catherine Salyer, born ca. 1824; died August 20, 1859 in Hawkins Co., TN; married Henry Miller Dean December 21, 1852 in Scott Co., VA.
      xi. Robert Shanklin Salyer, born July 20, 1825 in Scott Co., VA; died July 13, 1881 in Pike Co, KY; married (1) Anna Easterling October 4, 1867 in Russell Co., VA; married (2) Lydia Salyer.
      xii. Rowan Salyer, born ca. 1828 in Scott Co., VA; died May 1, 1862 in Scott Co., VA; married Mary Evelyn Phillips March 15, 1855 in Russell Co., VA.
      xiii. Anna Salyer, born ca. 1830; died 1914; married Henry Castle May 3, 1846 in Scott Co., VA.

  • Sources 
    1. [S15] kwatt@breeze.org, Kim James Watt, (August 23, 2001), http://breeze.org/pg/index.html.