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Charles Granade Colyer
Male 1869 - 1956


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Generation: 1
  1. Charles Granade Colyer was born 9 Aug 1869 (son of Charles Granade Colyer and Louisa Jane Meece); died 1956.

    Charles — Marie Frances Cargill. [Group Sheet]

    Children:
    1. Helen Marie Colyer was born 14 May 1919; died Fort Worth Texas.

    Charles married Ollie B. Hancock ABT. 1884. [Group Sheet]

    Children:
    1. Lorine Colyer Colyer was born ABT. 1906; died 1992.
    2. Eugene Colyer

Generation: 2
  1. Charles Granade ColyerCharles Granade Colyer was born 8 Aug 1832, Pulaski Co., Kentucky (son of John Colyer and Lydia Memes Purvis); died 11 Apr 1910, Somerset, Ky; buried Clay Hill Baptist Church Cemetery, Ruth Ky.

    Charles married Louisa Jane Meece 14 Jul 1861, Pulaski Co., Kentucky (shotgun wedding ?). Louisa (daughter of Ephraim Meece and Matilda Richardson) was born 21 Aug 1842, Pulaski Co., Kentucky; died 13 Jan 1931, Somerset, Ky. [Group Sheet]


  2. Louisa Jane Meece was born 21 Aug 1842, Pulaski Co., Kentucky (daughter of Ephraim Meece and Matilda Richardson); died 13 Jan 1931, Somerset, Ky.
    Children:
    1. Cyrenius E. Colyer was born 10 Dec 1861; died 1934.
    2. Samuel Colyer was born 22 May 1884; died 1 Feb 1972, Somerset, Ky; buried Somerset Ky City Cemetery, W. Columbia St..
    3. Harriet Luvenia Colyer was born 9 Mar 1875, Ruth, KY; died 17 Dec 1941, Los Angeles, CA.
    4. Bluford Pinctner Colyer was born 23 Jan 1871; died 1872.
    5. Garfield Colyer was born ABT. 1879.
    6. Leola Matilda Colyer was born 26 May 1881; died 1882.
    7. Lucy Alma Colyer was born 20 Mar 1879; died 11 Apr 1965.
    8. Lydia Louisa Colyer was born 23 Mar 1873; died 1889, neumonia from sneaking out at night and jumping in Pittman Creek.
    9. Sarah E. Colyer was born 11 Aug 1865; died 1881.
    10. Nathaniel Colyer was born 21 Dec 1867; died 1939.
    11. Ellen Nevada Colyer was born 8 Apr 1877; died 1957.
    12. 1. Charles Granade Colyer was born 9 Aug 1869; died 1956.


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 Lydia Memes Purvis 6 Jan 1818. Lydia (daughter of James Purvis and Rhoda Roberts) was born 26 May 1798, North Carolina; died 25 Dec 1874, Pulaski county, KY; buried Soule's Chapel Church Cemetery, Somerset, Ky. [Group Sheet]


  2. Lydia Memes Purvis was born 26 May 1798, North Carolina (daughter of James Purvis and Rhoda Roberts); died 25 Dec 1874, Pulaski county, KY; buried Soule's Chapel Church Cemetery, Somerset, Ky.
    Children:
    1. Harriet Colyer was born 27 Sep 1818, Virginia; died 23 Apr 1901; buried Rock Lick Baptist Church Pulaski County KY.
    2. Elizabeth Colyer was born 15 Nov 1822; died 1898.
    3. Cyrenius W. Colyer was born 23 Jun 1824; died 1898; buried reported findagrave.com as Keeney Cemetery on Clay Hill Rd, Somerset KY but unmarked.
    4. James Perry Colyer was born 6 Dec 1828, Pulaski Co., Kentucky; died 1910, Pulaski Co., Kentucky; buried B.K. Colyer Cemetery aka Colyer-Stewart Cemetery Meece Ky hwy 769.
    5. Martin T. Colyer was born 19 Aug 1830, Pulaski Co., Kentucky; died 1901.
    6. 2. Charles Granade Colyer was born 8 Aug 1832, Pulaski Co., Kentucky; died 11 Apr 1910, Somerset, Ky; buried Clay Hill Baptist Church Cemetery, Ruth Ky.
    7. Stephen Colyer was born 28 Jul 1836; died 1855.
    8. Samuel Black Colyer was born 1838; died Oct 10 1890, Storey County NV; buried Silver Terrace Cemetery, Virginia City Nevada.
    9. Nathaniel Colyer was born 1840; died youth.
    10. Lindsey Robert Colyer was born 27 Apr 1821; died 14 Jan 1901; buried Soule's Chapel Cemetery, Somerset Pulaski County Ky.
    11. Manerva Colyer was born 1825.
    12. St. Clair Colyer was born 15 Dec 1819, Greenbriar Co., Virginia; died Sep 1904.
    13. Minerva Colyer was born 21 Aug 1825.
    14. Jehu Colyer was born 24 Feb 1827; died 1850.
    15. John Wesley Colyer was born 8 may1834; died 08 Jun 1908; buried Oaklawn Cemetery, Peach GA.

  3. Ephraim MeeceEphraim Meece was born 4 Feb 1812, Pulaski county, KY (son of John Meece and Christene Vaught); died Abt 1890, Pulaski county, KY; buried unmarked grave Rock Lick Baptist Church Grundy Rd.

    Ephraim — Matilda Richardson. Matilda (daughter of William Richardson and Sarah W. "Sallie" Gibson) was born 1815, Pulaski county, KY; died 26 Jul 1853, Pulaski county, KY. [Group Sheet]


  4. Matilda Richardson was born 1815, Pulaski county, KY (daughter of William Richardson and Sarah W. "Sallie" Gibson); died 26 Jul 1853, Pulaski county, KY.
    Children:
    1. 3. Louisa Jane Meece was born 21 Aug 1842, Pulaski Co., Kentucky; died 13 Jan 1931, Somerset, Ky.
    2. John Perry Meece was born 1836.
    3. William Madison Meece was born 1836; died Los Angeles.
    4. John F. Meece was born 1841.
    5. James Franklin Meece was born 1845; died 1900.
    6. Jesse M. Meece was born 1846; died 1849.
    7. Sarah E. Meece was born 1849; died 1860.
    8. Thomas PInkney Meece was born 1852; died 1920.
    9. Harriet Elin Meece was born 1857; died 1858.
    10. Mary Alice Meece was born 1862; died 1946.


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.

  3. James Purvis was born 1763, Martin County, North Carolina; died AFT. 1840, Pulaski county, KY.

    James — Rhoda Roberts. Rhoda was born 1763, North Carolina; died 13 Jan 1852, Pulaski county, KY. [Group Sheet]


  4. Rhoda Roberts was born 1763, North Carolina; died 13 Jan 1852, Pulaski county, KY.
    Children:
    1. Jesse Purvis
    2. William Purvis
    3. Catherine Purvis
    4. James Purvis
    5. Betsy Purvis
    6. Nancy Purvis
    7. 5. Lydia Memes Purvis was born 26 May 1798, North Carolina; died 25 Dec 1874, Pulaski county, KY; buried Soule's Chapel Church Cemetery, Somerset, Ky.

  5. John Meece was born 22 Nov 1778, Pennsylvania (son of Gaspar Meece and Elizabeth); died 14 May 1868, Pulaski county, KY; buried Soule's Chapel Pulsaki County Ky.

    John — Christene Vaught. Christene (daughter of Gaspar Vaught and Elizabeth Butcher) was born ABT. 1790, Wythe County, Virginia. [Group Sheet]


  6. Christene Vaught was born ABT. 1790, Wythe County, Virginia (daughter of Gaspar Vaught and Elizabeth Butcher).
    Children:
    1. 6. Ephraim Meece was born 4 Feb 1812, Pulaski county, KY; died Abt 1890, Pulaski county, KY; buried unmarked grave Rock Lick Baptist Church Grundy Rd.
    2. Danial S. Meece was born 11 Sep 1815.
    3. Lou Cindy Meece
    4. Lydia Meece
    5. Rufus S. Meece was born 1825.
    6. Josephus Meece was born 1824.
    7. Elizabeth Meece was born 1827.
    8. Mahala Meece was born 1826.
    9. Sarah Jane Meece was born 1813.
    10. Stephen Meece was born 1825.

  7. William Richardson was born 1787, Kentucky (son of Jesse Richardson and Martha English); died 19 Jul 1853, Pulaski county, KY.

    William — Sarah W. "Sallie" Gibson. Sarah was born ABT. 1787. [Group Sheet]


  8. Sarah W. "Sallie" Gibson was born ABT. 1787.
    Children:
    1. 7. Matilda Richardson was born 1815, Pulaski county, KY; died 26 Jul 1853, Pulaski county, KY.