John Milton Salyer

Brief Life History of John Milton

When John Milton Salyer was born on 5 April 1865, in Magoffin, Kentucky, United States, his father, James Marion Salyer, was 21 and his mother, Sarah Ellen Blanton, was 22. He married Nervesta H. Yates on 15 May 1889, in Johnson, Kentucky, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Oil Springs, Johnson, Kentucky, United States in 1920 and Claypool, Clay Township, Kosciusko, Indiana, United States in 1950. He died on 14 July 1957, at the age of 92, and was buried in Round Lake Cemetery, Knox, Center Township, Starke, Indiana, United States.

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John Milton Salyer
Dora Adams
Marriage: 16 January 1911
Lucy May Salyer
Ruth Salyer
Grant Salyer
Mamie Salyer
Grace Salyer
John A Salyer
Geneva Ann Salyer
Martha Irene Salyer
Carline Jewel Salyer
James Salyer

Sources (36)

  • John M Salyer, "United States 1950 Census"
  • John M Salyer, "Kentucky, County Marriages, 1797-1954"
  • John Milton Salyer, "Find A Grave Index"

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World Events (8)

1866 · The First Civil Rights Act

The first federal law that defined what was citizenship and affirm that all citizens are equally protected by the law. Its main objective was to protect the civil rights of persons of African descent.


Historical Boundaries: 1871: Johnson, Kentucky, United States

1892 · The Radio is invented

Kentucky native Nathan Stubblefield invented the radio in 1892

Name Meaning

English: probably a variant of Saylor .

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

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