Attempting to find info on the parents of A.G. Patterson and Sarah Byerly (my 2nd great grandparents). Here is the information I have:
A. G. (Alfred?) Patterson
abt 1815 (Virginia) - abt 1882 (buried where?)
Sarah Bierly Byerly
4 Oct 1822 (Botetourt County, Virginia)
24 Jul 1915 (Wright County,Missouri)(buried Mt Carney Cemetery, Wright/Laclede County, Missouri)
They were married 14 Dec 1841. In 1850 they were in Iowa, by 1870 they were in Wright County, Missouri.
Their daughter is my great grandmother:
Elizabeth 'Eliza Jane' Patterson
3 Jan 1851 (Iowa) - 31 Jan 1932 (Wright County, Missouri) (buried: Mount Carney Cemetery, Wright/Laclede County, Missouri)
married 6 Sep 1874 (Astoria, Wright, Missouri):
Wiley J Dowden
abt 1841 (Tennessee) - 1 Dec 1878 (Wright County, Missouri)
--only info on his family is that his mother was maybe Fanny Frances, a Cherokee from Georgia, who married two more times; no information on his father.
Eliza Jane's second husband was Robert DeShay (m: 1883)