Friday, November 4, 2011
Alfred J Byrd was married to Martha Manning. Martha was the sister of my gr gr grandmother Mary J Manning. Martha Manning was born in Stewart county on 6 Oct 1842 to Lawerance and Nancy Manning. She and A J Byrd were married in Stewart county on 27 Mar 1864. Martha died on 30 Nov 1887 and is buried in the Champion Cemetery in Stewart county. Alfred then married Mary Wiggins. They moved to Granite Oklahoma where he farmed and preached at Salse Creek Baptist Church. Alfred died on 17 Feb 1908 and was buried at the Rock Cemetery in Granite, Ok on 18 Feb 1908.