Byerl Terry

Brief Life History of Byerl

When Byerl Terry was born on 6 December 1893, in Stanton, Stanton, Nebraska, United States, her father, Parshall Adam Terry, was 34 and her mother, Elnora Osler, was 31. She died on 18 February 1895, in her hometown, at the age of 1, and was buried in Stanton Cemetery, Stanton, Stanton, Nebraska, United States.

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Parshall Adam Terry
Elnora Osler
Vena Etta Terry
Clara Nettie Terry
Alden Rexford Terry
Enid Nellie Terry
Byerl Terry
Bernice Elnora Terry

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  • Byerl Terry, "Find A Grave Index"

Name Meaning

English and Irish: from the Norman personal name T(h)erry (Old French Thierri), a short form of Theodoric, which is composed of the ancient Germanic elements theud ‘people, race’ + rīc ‘power(ful), rich’. Theodoric was the name of the Ostrogothic leader (c. 454–526) who invaded Italy in 488 and established his capital at Ravenna in 493. His name was sometimes taken as a derivative of Greek Theodōros (see Theodore ). An Anglo-Norman family of this name has been in County Cork, Ireland, since the 13th century.

Irish: sometimes an Anglicized (‘translated’) form of Gaelic Mac Toirdhealbhaigh (see Turley ).

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

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