Ransom Newton Byrn

30 October 1814–18 July 1895 (Age 80)
Byrneville, Jackson Township, Harrison, Indiana, United States

The Life of Ransom Newton

When Ransom Newton Byrn was born on 30 October 1814, in Byrneville, Jackson Township, Harrison, Indiana, United States, his father, Charles Leason Byrn II, was 38 and his mother, Anna Catherine Glattfelder, was 37. He married Marinda Harrison on 10 March 1836, in Harrison, Indiana, United States. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in Morgan Township, Harrison, Indiana, United States in 1870 and Harrison Township, Morgan, Indiana, United States in 1880. He died on 18 July 1895, in Byrneville, Jackson Township, Harrison, Indiana, United States, at the age of 80, and was buried in Fairview Cemetery, New Albany, Floyd, Indiana, United States.

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Family Time Line

Ransom Newton Byrn
1814–1895
Marinda Harrison
1821–1872
Marriage: 10 March 1836
David Crockett Byrn
1837–1903
Lyda Byrn
1839–1916
M. Buel Byrn
–1828
James Reason "Rease" Byrn
1841–1916
Rinard Chancy Byrne
1844–1904
Thomas Harvey Byrne
1853–1865
Temple Cole Byrn
1854–1932
Mary E Bryne
1856–1931
William Alfred Byrn
1857–1858
Margaret Ann Byrn
1859–1933

Spouse and Children

    Male1814–1895Male

    Marinda Harrison

    Female1821–1872Female

MARRIAGE
10 March 1836
Harrison, Indiana, United States
children

(10)

    David Crockett Byrn

    Male1837–1903Male

    Female1839–1916Female

    Male1841–1916Male

    Rinard Chancy Byrne

    Male1844–1904Male

    Thomas Harvey Byrne

    Male1853–1865Male

+5 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(5)

    Hanna Ann Byrn

    Female1800–Female

    Male1803–1883Male

    Lewis Byrne

    Male1805–Male

    Celia Byrn

    Female1811–1864Female

    Male1814–1895Male

World Events (8)

1816

Age 2

Indiana is the 19th state.
1819 · Panic! of 1819

Age 5

With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 
1836 · Remember the Alamo

Age 22

Being a monumental event in the Texas Revolution, The Battle of the Alamo was a thirteen-day battle at the Alamo Mission near San Antonio. In the early morning of the final battle, the Mexican Army advanced on the Alamo. Quickly being overrun, the Texian Soldiers quickly withdrew inside the building. The battle has often been overshadowed by events from the Mexican–American War, But the Alamo gradually became known as a national battle site and later named an official Texas State Shrine.

Name Meaning

Altered spelling of Irish Byrne .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Husom Byrn, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Ransome Byrn, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Ransom Byrn in household of Jacob Ham, "United States Census, 1850"

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