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John S Bilyeu

Also Known As: "Billiou", "Belyou", "bilyeu/belyou/BILYEW/Belyou/"
Birthdate: (78)
Birthplace: Alleghany, Maryland
Death: January 21, 1853 (74-82)
Richwoods Township, Iberia, Miller, Missouri, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Peter Bilyeu, 1731 and Margaret Bilyeu
Husband of Sarah "Sallie" Bilyeu and Rachel Bilyeu
Father of James Bilyeu; Cornelius Bilyeu; Sarah McLaughlin; Joseph Bilyeu; Mary Ann Melton and 10 others

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About John S Bilyeu

Isacc and brothers John, and William volunteered from Overton Co., Tn., in Bradley's 1st Regt. of Tenn., in the campaign against the Creek Indians; (War of 1812). Listed in Capt. John Kennedy's Company of Overton County, First Regiment, Tennessee Volunteer Militia Infantry are: Isaac Belyou, John Belyou and William Belyou. This company was in service from 4 Oct 1813 to 28 Dec 1813.

John's first wife was Sarah "Sally" McGrew. John moved to Kentucky early in their marriage. They had 13 children, including William, who was born on Feb. 15, 1809 in Kentucky. John was a farmer and a blacksmith. He later moved his family to Overton, Co. Tennessee. He fought in the War of 1812, as part of the struggle against the Creek Indians. He later moved to Illinois.

After Sarah died, John married Rachel Carr. They moved to Miller Co., MO, along with other family. He and Rachel had two boys,

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John S Bilyeu's Timeline

Alleghany, Maryland
Age 21
Washington Co., IN
Age 25
Kentucky, United States
September 29, 1802
Age 27
Hardin, Kentucky, United States
Age 31
Age 34
Kentucky, United States
Age 37
Monroe, Overton Co. TN
Age 37
Overton County, TN
March 4, 1814
Age 39
Overton County, Tennessee, United States