Samuel Marion Pyeatt

11 April 1857–1 July 1948 (Age 91)
Fayetteville, Washington, Arkansas, United States

The Life of Samuel Marion

When Samuel Marion Pyeatt was born on 11 April 1857, in Fayetteville, Washington, Arkansas, United States, his father, Samuel Miller Pyeatt, was 32 and his mother, Mary Tuttle Marrs, was 24. He married Sarah Trasday Burton on 1 November 1890, in Troy, Bell, Texas, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 6 daughters. He lived in Marrs Hill Township, Washington, Arkansas, United States in 1860 and Justice Precinct 5, Bell, Texas, United States for about 20 years. He died on 1 July 1948, in Troy, Bell, Texas, United States, at the age of 91, and was buried in Troy, Bell, Texas, United States.

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Samuel Marion Pyeatt
Sarah Trasday Burton
Marriage: 1 November 1890
Maggie May Pyeatt
Robert Lee Pyeatt
Mary Esther Pyeatt
Martin Preston Pyeatt
Shenry Belle Pyeatt
Willie Pearl Pyeatt
Joe Sam Ellis Pyeatt
Ocie Beulah Pyeatt
Fay Pyeatt
Ray Pyeatt

Spouse and Children

1 November 1890
Troy, Bell, Texas, United States


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World Events (8)


Age 4

Arkansas supplied an estimated 50,000 men to the Confederate Army andabout 15,000 to the Union Army.

Age 6

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1881 · Construction of the Fort Worth & Denver Railway

Age 24

Grenville M. Dodge oversaw the construction of the Fort Worth & Denver Railway. Work began at Hodge Junction, and eventually extended to the New Mexico border by 1888. Service began on April 1, 1888, with trains travelling between Fort Worth and Denver.

Name Meaning

Variant spelling of English Pyatt .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Samuel Payatt in household of Samuel Payatt, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Sam Pyett, "United States Census, 1910"
  • S M Pyeatt, "United States Census, 1930"

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