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|Birth||24 May 1934||Ruth Pulaski County Ky|
|Died||4 Mar 2019|
|Person ID||I34653||John Colyer family of Somerset Ky|
|Last Modified||06 Mar 2019|
|Father||Neal Colyer, b. 1888, d. 14 Jan 1978|
|Mother||Rose Ona (Rosie) Mounce, b. 31 Mar 1901, Ruth Pulaski County Ky , d. 11 Jan 1973|
|Family ID||F7949||Group Sheet|
|Last Modified||07 Sep 2013|
|Family ID||F7953||Group Sheet|
|Photos||Harold Colyer Farm on Rush Branch and Strawberry Rd Somerset Ky|
According to Harold, he bought the farm at auction from his father, Neal's, estate. Over the years he had added about 300 acres to his father's family farm. Harold said in telephone interview 9/6/13 he was born and raised on this farm.
Taken at Clay Hill Baptist Church iphone 11/6/13
On his 350 acre cattle farm off Strawberry Rd/Rush Branch Rd, Somerset Ky.
|Documents||DNA test of Harold Andrew Colyer and Curtis Colyer match report|
Harold Andrew Colyer is a documented descendant (great great grandson) of John Colyer born 1781. Curtis Colyer is a documented descendant (great great grandson) of John Colyer born 1815 who lived in Bronston Ky. This DNA test shows that John Colyer born 1815 is son of John Colyer born 1781.
This DNA test results in several conclusions. First, the Bronston KY area Colyers are related via John Colyer born 1781 to the Jugornot area of Somerset KY Colyers. Second, based on death record of John Colyer born 1815, that the first wife of John Colyer born 1781 was Polly Sinclair, NOT Martha Minus.
Although the John Colyer born 1815 death record only states the mother's first name, it is this researcher's conclusion, that the disclosure of her last name in the newspaper obituary of John Colyer born 1781 son, Charles Granade Colyer, as Sinclair, provides for her full name as Polly Sinclair.
|DNA report comparing Harold Colyer and John Collyer|
Shows proof of connection of descendants of John Colyer born 1781. Descendants of William Colyer born 1807 and James Alexander Colyer born 1809.