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  A. A. Dyer and Louisa Nash Dyer
A.A.Dyer and Louisa Nash Dyer
Alfred A. Dyer was the son of Bluford and Emily C. Hudson Dyer.  He was the grandson of Thomas P. and Lurinda Green Hudson.  He was Captain of Co. K (Broyles) 36th Georgia, postmaster at Yellow River 1873-1874, and represented Gwinnett in the General Assembly 1875-1876.
Louisa Nash was the daughter of Lewis and Serena Brown Nash, the grand daughter of John Walker and Sarah Bolt Nash.
Although most of this family moved to Chilton County, Alabama, a few remained in Georgia.

Dyer Family Bible

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Bible Transcription

A. A. Dyer was captain of Company K, 36th Georgia, Broyles, Infantry. He was a representative to the Georgia Assembly from Gwinnett 1875-1876. He moved his family to Alabama and started several timber related businesses: a sawmill, millwork shop and furniture making business c 1884. He and his wife and all of their children other than Charley Alexander and the infant born in 1875, are buried in the Ebenezer Baptist Church Cemetery, Stanton, Chilton County, Alabama.

From the Dyer Family Bible (Joseph Harding: Philadelphia, 1853)


Alfred Alexander Dyer was born on the 17th day of September 1839
Louisa Dyer was born on the 8th day of December 1840
Lewis Oscar was born 15 fifteenth of June 1861
Charley Alexanndra Dyer was bornd December the 2 1864
William Columbuss Dyer was born the 20 of October 1866
John Tomas Dyer was born the 30 of June 1869
Emila Elmira Dyer was born 21 of May 1871
Alma Olean was born 2 February 1873
The baby was born July/August 1875
Neoma Irene was born 20 of February 1877

Other information from the Dyer Bible

A. Dyer and Louisa Nash was (sic) married on the 26 of July 1860

Alfred Alexander Dyer died June the 28th 1894 (his tombstone at Ebenezer Baptise Church in Stanton, Chilton County, Alabama reads 1895)

Lousie Dyer died 8 December 1924



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