BYRNE, John[1, 2]

Male 1760 - 1830  (69 years)


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  • Name BYRNE, John 
    Born 6 Dec 1760  Windham, Windham, CT Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Male 
    Occupation 1790  Newspaper Publisher Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4
    Occupation 1795  Postmaster Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Occupation 1807  Helped lay underground acqueduct Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died 1830  Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I343  Hugh Byrne and Nanette Asimov Lines
    Last Modified 30 Jul 2017 

    Family POWERS, Anne,   b. 22 Apr 1762, Windham, Windham, CT Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 14 Nov 1784  Windham, Windham, CT Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Children 
     1. BYRNE, Betsey,   b. 11 Nov 1785, New London, CT Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. BYRNE, Sally,   b. 28 Mar 1787, Windham, Windham, CT Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. BYRNE, Samuel Hazard,   b. 8 Feb 1789, Windham, Windham, CT Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. BYRNE, John,   b. 26 May 1792, Windham, Windham, CT Find all individuals with events at this location
     5. BYRNE, Nancy,   b. 12 Sep 1794, Windham, Windham, CT Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Oct 1795, Windham, Windham, CT Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 1 years)
     6. BYRNE, George,   b. 7 May 1796, Windham, Windham, CT Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Oct 1844, Jackson, Jackson, MI, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 48 years)
    Albums
    John Byrne Descendants
    John Byrne Descendants (52)
    Descendants of John Byrne of Windham Connecticut (1760-1830)
    Last Modified 30 Jul 2017 
    Family ID F136  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 6 Dec 1760 - Windham, Windham, CT Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 14 Nov 1784 - Windham, Windham, CT Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 1830 - Connecticut Link to Google Earth
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  • Histories
    The Phenix
    The Phenix

    Albums
    John Byrne Descendants
    John Byrne Descendants (52)
    Descendants of John Byrne of Windham Connecticut (1760-1830)

  • Sources 
    1. [S43] Connecticut Town Birth Records, pre-1870 (Barbour Collection), Ancestry.com, (Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2006), Online publication - Ancestry.com. Connecticut Town Birth Records, pre-1870 (Barbour Collection) [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: MyFamily.com, Inc., 2006.Original data - White, Lorraine Cook, ed. The Barbour Collection of Connecticut Town Vital Records. Vol. 1-55. Baltimore, MD, USA: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1994-2002.

    2. [S44] Connecticut Town Marriage Records, pre-1870 (Barbour Collection), Ancestry.com, (Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2006), Online publication - Ancestry.com. Connecticut Town Marriage Records, pre-1870 (Barbour Collection) [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: MyFamily.com, Inc., 2006.Original data - White, Lorraine Cook, ed. The Barbour Collection of Connecticut Town Vital Records. Vol. 1-55. Baltimore, MD, USA: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1994-2002.

    3. [S62] History of Windham County, Connecticut, Bayles, Richard M, (New York: WW Preston, 1889), The town of Windham takes the lead in being the first in the county to send out that great modern educator, the newspaper. The first effort of this kind was made in 1790. During that year John Byrne, of Norwich, set up a printing press in the lower room of the court house in Windham Green, and early in the following year began the publication of The Phenix or Wind-ham Herald. His office was now removed to a location just north of the court house. The first issue was dated Saturday, Mar.

    4. [S151] History of Windham County, Connecticut - Volume II, Ellen Larned, (Pequot Press, Chester, CT, 1976), Business enerprises were stimulated by new facilities for advertising. In 1790, John Byrne of Norwich, set up a printing-press in the lower room of the Court-house, and early in the following year began the publication of Windham County's first newspaper.

    5. [S62] History of Windham County, Connecticut, Bayles, Richard M, (New York: WW Preston, 1889), "Manufactures were also progressing. u p to January 1st, 1795, the people were supplied with mail from Norwich, but on the date mentioned a post office was opened at Windham Green, John Byrne being postmaster.", History of Industry.