James David Lyle

11 December 1811–5 November 1899 (Age 87)
Spartanburg, South Carolina, United States

The Life of James David

When James David Lyle was born on 11 December 1811, in Spartanburg, South Carolina, United States, his father, Charles L Lyle, was 27 and his mother, Nancy Jane Kirby, was 18. He married Sarah Jane Davis on 6 October 1835, in Coweta, Georgia, United States. They were the parents of at least 10 sons and 5 daughters. He lived in District 920, Harris, Georgia, United States in 1850 and Itawamba, Mississippi, United States in 1870. He died on 5 November 1899, in Tremont, Itawamba, Mississippi, United States, at the age of 87, and was buried in Mount Pleasant Methodist Church Cemetery, Tremont, Itawamba, Mississippi, United States.

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Family Time Line

James David Lyle
1811–1899
Sarah Jane Davis
1818–1892
Marriage: 6 October 1835
Charles G LYLE
1837–1929
Thomas Milton Lyle
1860–
Elisabeth E. Lyle
1838–
Mary Jane "Mollie" Lyle
1842–1931
John Lyle
1843–
James Davis Lyle
1844–1930
Mary Ann LYLE
1847–
Henry Lyle
1849–
Lassa Lyle
1849–
Missouri M Lyle
1851–
Berryman Erastus Lyle
1853–1936
William M. Lyle
1854–
William Franklin Lyle
1856–1931
Richard C. Lyle
1857–1887
Walter Lyle
1857–

Spouse and Children

    Male1811–1899Male

    Sarah Jane Davis

    Female1818–1892Female

MARRIAGE
6 October 1835
Coweta, Georgia, United States
children

(15)

    Charles G LYLE

    Male1837–1929Male

    Elisabeth E. Lyle

    Female1838–Female

    Mary Jane "Mollie" Lyle

    Female1842–1931Female

    John Lyle

    Male1843–Male

    James Davis Lyle

    Male1844–1930Male

+10 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(16)

+11 More Children

World Events (8)

1812

Age 1

War of 1812. U.S. declares war on Britain over British interference with American maritime shipping and westward expansion.
1822 · Slave Rebellion

Age 11

"On June 16, 1822, Denmark Vesey a free and self-educated African American leads a slave rebellion called ""the rising."" The interesting thing about this rebellion is that it does not really happen. The only thing the judges have to go on is the testimony of people that witness it."
1835 · Angry Mob Seizes U-S Mail

Age 24

On August 31, 1835, in Charleston, South Carolina an angry mob takes control over the U-S mail and burns it in public.

Name Meaning

1 Scottish and English (of Norman origin): topographic name for someone who lived on an island, Old French, Middle English isle (Latin insula).2 Scottish, English (of Norman origin) and French: habitational name for someone from the French city of Lille, or from various localities called Lisle, in Dordogne, Loir-et-Cher, Meuse, and Tarn, all of which derive their names from Old French isle (see 1).3 Scottish: variant of Lyall .

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • James Lisle, "United States Census, 1850"
  • James Lyle, "United States Census, 1870"
  • James Lyle, "Georgia, County Marriages, 1785-1950"

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