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John Wesley Colyer
Male 1845 - 1907


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Generation: 1
  1. John Wesley Colyer was born Jun 10 1845, Pulaski County Ky (son of John Colyer, Jr. and Lucy M. Gover); died 10 Apr 1907; buried Alexander Chapel Cemetery, Pulaski Co., KY, Hwy 27 S, right on 90.

    John married Helen W. Wilson Apr 13 1869, Pulaski County Ky. Helen was born 28 Dec 1845, Scott Co TN; died 7 Mar 1931; buried Alexander Chapel. [Group Sheet]

    Children:
    1. John Andrew Colyer was born 29 Mar 1870; died 13 Mar 1953; buried New Tateville Cem, Tateville KY.
    2. Sophronia M. Colyer was born 7 Jul 1871, Bronston Ky; died 2 May 1957; buried Bedford, IN.
    3. William Bruce Colyer was born 23 Sep 1872; died 29 Sep 1965, died from Stroke, burried Gibson Cem. Quinton KY.
    4. George Glen Colyer was born 7 Jun 1875, Bronston Ky; died 21 Mar 1957, Heart Attack; buried Alexander Chapel Cemetery, Pulaski Co., KY, Hwy 27 S, right on 90.
    5. Samuel D. Colyer was born 7 May 1877; died 29 Mar 1948, hit by car; buried Tateville Cem. Tateville KY.
    6. Sim P. Colyer was born 12 Oct 1879, Bronston Ky; died 7 Feb 1898; buried Alexander Chapel Cemetery, Pulaski Co., KY, Hwy 27 S, right on 90.
    7. Walter Colyer was born 14 Aug 1881, Bronston Ky; died 4 Aug 1904; buried Alexander Chapel Cemetery, Pulaski Co., KY, Hwy 27 S, right on 90.
    8. Charles H. Colyer was born Mar 1883; buried Bedford, IN.
    9. James Camden Colyer was born 1 May 1885; died 22 May 1953, Heart Attack; buried Burnside Cemetery.
    10. Joe Colyer was born 21 Apr 1887; died 26 Oct 1965; buried New Castle, IN.

Generation: 2
  1. John Colyer, Jr. was born 1 Apr 1815, Virginia (son of John Colyer and Polly (Sinclair) St. Clair); died 1 Apr 1855, Bronston Ky; buried Alexander Chapel Cemetery Bronston Pulaski County Ky.

    John married Lucy M. Gover 29 Jul 1844, Pulaski County Ky. Lucy was born 28 Jan 1822, Pulaski Co., Kentucky; died 17 Apr 1871. [Group Sheet]


  2. Lucy M. Gover was born 28 Jan 1822, Pulaski Co., Kentucky; died 17 Apr 1871.
    Children:
    1. 1. John Wesley Colyer was born Jun 10 1845, Pulaski County Ky; died 10 Apr 1907; buried Alexander Chapel Cemetery, Pulaski Co., KY, Hwy 27 S, right on 90.
    2. Eliza Mary Colyer was born 9 Apr 1851; died 29 Mar 1939; buried Hollars Family Cemetery Bronston KY.
    3. David Bruce Colyer was born Feb 07 1854.


Generation: 3
  1. John ColyerJohn Colyer was born 20 Aug 1781, Henry County, VA (son of William Colyar and Agnus "Nancy" Ann St. Clair); died 18 Aug 1851, Ruth, Ky (reported somewhere from Typhoid fever); buried Soule's Chapel Cemetery, Somerset, Ky See this link for complete map and inventory of Soule's Chapel cemetery:.

    John married Polly (Sinclair) St. Clair Abt 1807. Polly was born Abt 1780; died Abt 1815. [Group Sheet]


  2. Polly (Sinclair) St. Clair was born Abt 1780; died Abt 1815.
    Children:
    1. Bluford Colyer was born 17 Jan 1809, Virginia; died 29 Sep 1878.
    2. Nancy Colyer was born 1813, Virginia; died ABT. 1848.
    3. James Alexander Colyer was born 1809; died 1888.
    4. 2. John Colyer, Jr. was born 1 Apr 1815, Virginia; died 1 Apr 1855, Bronston Ky; buried Alexander Chapel Cemetery Bronston Pulaski County Ky.
    5. William Colyer was born 9 Dec 1807, Pulaski County Ky; died 11/24/1889.


Generation: 4
  1. William Colyar was born 1754, Greenbriar Co., Virginia (son of John Collier and Elizabeth Meredith); died 1819, Pulaski county kentucky.

    William married Agnus "Nancy" Ann St. Clair 30 Aug 1777, Henry Co., Virginia. Agnus (daughter of Charles (Sinclair) St. Clair and Ann St. Clair) was born ABT. 1760, Scotland; died ABT. 1839, Pulaski county kentucky. [Group Sheet]


  2. Agnus "Nancy" Ann St. Clair was born ABT. 1760, Scotland (daughter of Charles (Sinclair) St. Clair and Ann St. Clair); died ABT. 1839, Pulaski county kentucky.
    Children:
    1. 4. John Colyer was born 20 Aug 1781, Henry County, VA; died 18 Aug 1851, Ruth, Ky (reported somewhere from Typhoid fever); buried Soule's Chapel Cemetery, Somerset, Ky See this link for complete map and inventory of Soule's Chapel cemetery:.
    2. Arthur St.Clair Colyer was born 1789.
    3. Nancy Colyer was born 1782.
    4. Dorcas (Colyar, Collyar) Colyer was born 20 Mar 1785, Washington Co., Tennessee; died 1 Jun 1843, Cooper Co., Missouri.
    5. Ursula Colyer was born ABT. 1785; died 1843.
    6. William Colyar was born 24 Feb 1780, per Janis Ragar of Sedalia MO 7/29/1998; died 17 Apr 1850.
    7. Alexander Colyar was born ABT. 1790, Tennessee; died 1856, Franklin Co., Tennessee.