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There are two (2) different spellings used in this tree
Sayre/Sayer

Descendants of William Sayre
*indicates direct line


Generation No. 1

1. *WILLIAM1 SAYRE was born in Hinwich, England, and died 1564 in Bedfordshire, England. He married ALICE SQUYER.

Child of WILLIAM SAYRE and ALICE SQUYER is:

i. *WILLIAM2 SAYRE, d. Bef. 1581.

 

Generation No. 2

2. *WILLIAM2 SAYRE (WILLIAM1) died Bef. 1581. He married ELIZABETH (SAYRE).

Child of WILLIAM SAYRE and ELIZABETH (SAYRE) is:

i. *FRANCIS3 SAYRE, b. Podington, England; d. 1645, Leighton, Buzzard, England.

 

Generation No. 3

3. *FRANCIS3 SAYRE (WILLIAM2, WILLIAM1) was born in Podington, England, and died 1645 in Leighton, Buzzard, England. He married ELIZABETH ATKINS 15 Nov 1591 in Leighton, Buzzard, England.

Child of FRANCIS SAYRE and ELIZABETH ATKINS is:

i. *THOMAS4 SAYRE, b. 20 Jul 1597, Leighton, Buzzard, England; d. 1670, South Hampton, Suffolk County, N. J..

 

Generation No. 4

4.*THOMAS4 SAYRE (FRANCIS3, WILLIAM2, WILLIAM1) was born 20 Jul 1597 in Leighton, Buzzard, England, and died 1670 in South Hampton, Suffolk County, N. J.. He married MARGARET ALDRICH 1625 in Leighton, Buzzard, England. She was born Abt. 1600 in Leighton, Buzzard, England, and died 23 Aug 1634 in South Hampton, Suffolk County, N. J..

Notes for THOMAS SAYRE:
One of the eight (8) founders of South Hampton

Children of THOMAS SAYRE and MARGARET ALDRICH are:

i. *DANIEL5 SAYRE, b. 1633, Bedfordshire, England; d. 1707, Southampton, Suffolk, New York.

ii. FRANCIS SAYRE, b. 1628; m. SARAH WHEELER.

iii. JOSEPH SAYRE, b. 1635; m. MARTHA (SAYRE).

iv. JOB SAYRE, b. 1637; m. SARAH (SAYRE).

v. DAMARIS SAYRE, b. 1625; m. DAVID ATWATER.

vi. MARY SAYRE, b. 1649; m. BENJAMIN PRICE.

 

Generation No. 5

5. *DANIEL5 SAYRE (THOMAS4, FRANCIS3, WILLIAM2, WILLIAM1) was born 1633 in Bedfordshire, England, and died 1707 in Southampton,  Suffolk, New York. He married HANNAH FOSTER 1666 in Southampton, Suffolk, New York. She was born 1628 in Lynn, Essex County, Massachusetts, and died 1708 in South Hampton, Suffolk County, New York.

Children of DANIEL SAYRE and HANNAH FOSTER are:

i. JOSEPH6 SAYRE, b. 1664.

ii. DANIEL SAYRE, b. 1666.

iii. HANNAH SAYRE, b. 1668; m. JOSIAH TOPPING.

Notes for JOSIAH TOPPING:
Captain of ?

iv. *SAMUEL SAYRE, b. 1668; d. Bef. 21 Aug 1707, Elizabeth, Essex County, N.J..

v. DAVID SAYRE, b. 1670.

vi. EPHRAIM SAYRE, b. 1672.

vii. NATHAN SAYRE.

 

Generation No. 6

6. *SAMUEL6 SAYRE (DANIEL5, THOMAS4, FRANCIS3, WILLIAM2, WILLIAM1) was born 1668, and died Bef. 21 Aug 1707 in Elizabeth, Essex County, N.J.. He married HANNAH LYONS.

Notes for SAMUEL SAYRE:
Served as juror in 1682 Salem Mass. Witch Trials (one of our ancestors was hung in the Salem Witch Trials, MARTHA CARRIER, but we have been unable to link her to the CARRIERS.)

Child of SAMUEL SAYRE and HANNAH LYONS is:

i. *DANIEL7 SAYRE, b. 1689, Southampton, Long Island, New York; d. 17 Apr 1760, Elizabeth, Essex County, N.J..

 

Generation No. 7

7. *DANIEL7 SAYRE (SAMUEL6, DANIEL5, THOMAS4, FRANCIS3, WILLIAM2, WILLIAM1) was born 1689 in Southampton, Long Island, New York, and died 17 Apr 1760 in Elizabeth, Essex County, N.J.. He married REBECCA BOND, daughter of BENJAMIN BOND and SUSANNAH (BOND). She was born 1714 in Elizabethtown, Essex County, New Jersey.

Children of DANIEL SAYRE and REBECCA BOND are:

i. *DAVID8 SAYRE, b. 30 May 1736, Essex Co., N.J.; d. 11 Jul 1826, Letart Falls, Megis Coun ty, Oh.

ii. BENJAMIN SAYRE, b. 03 Feb 1743; m. RACHEL (SAYRE).

iii. JEDEDIAH SAYRE.

iv. JOHN SAYRE.

v. SARAH SAYRE, m. JOHN OWEN.

vi. OWEN SAYRE, b. 07 Apr 1747.

 

Generation No. 8

8. *DAVID8 SAYRE (DANIEL7, SAMUEL6, DANIEL5, THOMAS4, FRANCIS3, WILLIAM2, WILLIAM1) was born 30 May 1736 in Essex County, N.J., and died 11 Jul 1826 in Letart Falls, Megis County, Ohio. He married HANNAH FRAZIER 1758. She was born 23 Jan 1741, and died 31 Jan 1826 in Letart Falls, Megis County, Ohio.

Notes for DAVID SAYRE:
DAR - Pvt. N.J. American Revolution

Children of DAVID SAYRE and HANNAH FRAZIER are:

i. *DAVID (JR.)9 SAYRE, b. 18 Dec 1762; d. 1836, Jackson County, WV.

ii. DANIEL SAYRE, m. SARAH HALL, 19 Jun 1806, Gallia, Ohio.

iii. JOHN SAYRE, m. SUSAN SUTTON FERRELL.

iv. RACHEL SAYRE, m. MCDANIELS.

v. EPHRAIM SAYRE, m. LYDIA FAWCETT.

vi. JEDEDIAH SAYRE, b. 01 Jun 1772, Maryland; d. 16 Dec 1855, Pleasants Creek, Taylor County, WV/Va.

 vii. BENJAMIN SAYRE, b. 21 Apr 1774, Doddridge County, West Virginia; d. Jun 1829, Middle Island, Tyler County, WV.

viii. THOMAS SAYRE, m. MARTHA SAMS, 08 Feb 1798.

ix. SARAH SAYRE, m. BENJAMIN THORTON, 02 Jun 1799, Monongalia County, WV.

x. REBECCA SAYRE, m. JEDIDIAH DARBY, 17 May 1799, Monongalia County, WV.

xi. MOSES SAYRE, m. NANCY HALL.

 

Generation No. 9

9. *DAVID (JR.)9 SAYRE (DAVID8, DANIEL7, SAMUEL6, DANIEL5, THOMAS4, FRANCIS3, WILLIAM2, WILLIAM1) was born 18 Dec 1762, and died 1836 in Jackson County, WV. He married SARAH LITTLE 1783 in Jachson County, WV. She was born 1761, and died 1840 in Jackson County, WV.

Children of DAVID SAYRE and SARAH LITTLE are:

i. *ABEL10 SAYRE, b. 14 Mar 1792, Monogalia Co., Va; d. 06 Aug 1882, Jackson County, WV.

ii. ANNA BELLE SAYRE.

iii. DANIEL SAYRE.

iv. JOEL SAYRE.

v. HERBERT EZEKIEL SAYRE.

vi. RACHEL SAYRE.

vii. SARAH SAYRE.

viii. HANNAH SAYRE.

 

10. JEDEDIAH9 SAYRE (DAVID8, DANIEL7, SAMUEL6, DANIEL5, THOMAS4, FRANCIS3, WILLIAM2, WILLIAM1) was born 01 Jun 1772 in Maryland, and died 16 Dec 1855 in Pleasants Creek, Taylor Co., WV/Va. He married ELIZABETH WEAVER 23 Mar 1797 in Monongalia County, WV/Va, daughter of HENRY WEAVER and CATHERINE FAST. She was born 28 Jun 1778, and died 28 Jul 1851 in Pleasants Creek, Taylor County, WV/Va.

Child of JEDEDIAH SAYRE and ELIZABETH WEAVER is:

i. REBECCA10 SAYRE, b. 14 Dec 1800, Harrison County, Va; d. 07 Mar 1886, Taylor County, WV; m. ELIJAH
B
ENJAMIN MACINTOSH, 26 Aug 1824, Pleasants Creek, Taylor County, WV; b. Sep 1799, Barren Plains, TN;
d. 1851, New Virginia, Warren County, Iowa.

 

11. BENJAMIN9 SAYRE (DAVID8, DANIEL7, SAMUEL6, DANIEL5, THOMAS4, FRANCIS3, WILLIAM2, WILLIAM1) was born 21 Apr 1774 in Doddridge County, West Virginia, and died Jun 1829 in Middle Island, Tyler County, WV. He married NANCY ANN TUCKER 12 Mar 1795 in Monongalia County, WV/Va. She was born 1779 in Virginia, and died 1846 in Doddridge County, WV/Va.

Notes for BENJAMIN SAYRE:
Birth Record for Doddridge County, WV States as follows:
SAYRE Benjamin Apr 21, 1774 David/Hannah Frazier

Children of BENJAMIN SAYRE and NANCY TUCKER are:

i. MARY10 SAYRE, b. 1796.

ii. SOLOMON MOSES SAYRE, b. 30 Mar 1799, Monongalia County, Va; d. 19 Aug 1881, Jackson County, WV.

iii. SQUIRE C. SAYRE, b. 1800.

iv. HANNAH SAYRE, b. 23 Aug 1803.

v. HIRAM T. SAYRE, b. 1806, Doddridge County, West Virginia.

vi. SUSANNAH SAYRE, b. 1810.

 

sGeneration No. 10

12. *ABEL10 SAYRE (DAVID (JR.)9, DAVID8, DANIEL7, SAMUEL6, DANIEL5, THOMAS4, FRANCIS3, WILLIAM2, WILLIAM1) was born  14 Mar 1792 in Monongalia County, Va, and died 06 Aug 1882 in Jackson County, WV. He married RUTH PARSONS. She was born 1803 in Virginia, and died 20 Jun 1868 in Jackson County, WV.

Children of ABEL SAYRE and RUTH PARSONS are:

i. *JOEL11 SAYRE, b. 22 Jan 1822, Jackson County, WV; d. 1913.

ii. MARY SAYRE, m. WILLIAM ROBBINSON, 22 May 1850, Taylor's Drain, WV/VA.

iii. SARAH SAYRE.

iv. ICHABOD SAYRE .

v. HANNAH SAYRE .

vi. MINERVA SAYRE .

vii. ABEL (JR.) SAYRE .

viii. MARGARET SAYRE .

ix. RUAMMY SAYRE .

x. LAVINA SAYRE .

xi. ORELLA SAYRE, b. 1846; m. ANDREW CLARK HILL ; b. 1842.

xii. GEORGE W. SAYRE .

 

13. SOLOMON MOSES10 SAYRE (B ENJAMIN9, D AVID8, DANIEL7, SAMUEL6, DANIEL5, THOMAS4, FRANCIS3, WILLIAM2,  WILLIAM1) was born 30 Mar 1799 in Monongalia County, Va, and died 19 Aug 1881 in Jackson County, WV. He married LYDIA DAVIS  15 Aug 1821 in Harrison County, Va. She was born 23 Jun 1799 in Salem, Harrison County, Va, and died 07 Feb 1866 in Jackson Twp., Shelby County, OH.

Children of SOLOMON SAYRE and LYDIA DAVIS are:

i. LEWIS11 SAYRE, b. 14 Oct 1822, Middle Island, Tyler County, WV; d. 15 Aug 1873, Farina, Fayette County, IL.

ii. EMALINE SAYRE, b. 11 Jun 1824, Middle Island, Tyler County, WV

iii. SQUIRE SAYRE, b. 1826, Middle Island, Tyler County, WV; d. 1830, Middle Island, Tyler County, WV.

iv. GRANDVILLE SAYRE, b. 12 Jun 1828, Middle Island, Tyler County, WVs

 

14. HIRAM T.10 SAYRE (BENJAMIN9, DAVID8, DANIEL7, SAMUEL6, DANIEL5, THOMAS4, FRANCIS3, WILLIAM2, WILLIAM1) was born 1806 in Doddridge County, West Virginia. He married MARY SMITH.

Notes for HIRAM T. SAYRE:
Doddridge County, Birth Records states as Follows:
SAYRE Hiram T. 1806 Benjamin/Nancy

Child of HIRAM SAYRE and MARY SMITH is:

i. LATTICE11 SAYRE, b. 1836, Doddridge County, West Virginia; m. JOHN F. STOUT, 01 Mar 1855, Doddridge County,
West Virginia.

Notes for LATTICE SAYRE:
Doddridge County, WV Birth Records states as Follows:
SAYRE Lattice 1836 Hiram T/Mary Smith

 

sGeneration No. 11

15. *JOEL11 SAYRE (ABEL10, DAVID (JR.)9, DAVID8, DANIEL7, SAMUEL6, DANIEL5, THOMAS4, FRANCIS3, WILLIAM2, WILLIAM1) was born 22 Jan 1822 in Jackson County, WV, and died 1913. He married MELINDA KAY 12 Nov 1844 in Jackson County, WV. She was born 1826 in Jackson County, WV.

Children of JOEL SAYRE and MELINDA KAY are:

i. NANCY12 SAYRE, b. 07 Jun 1846, Ross County, OH.; m. FRANCIS STEPHENS.

ii. *ENOCH SAYRE, b. 11 May 1849, Jackson County, WV; d. 22 Dec 1916, Springfield, Clark County, OH.

iii. MINERVA JANE SAYRE, b. 17 Jun 1851, Ross County, OH.; d. 20 Jul 1939, Virginia; m. WILLIAM PARSONS.

iv. ESLEY SAYRE, b. 18 Sep 1853, Ross County, OH.; d. 1856, Ross County, OH..

v. GEORGE W. SAYRE, b. 07 Aug 1858, Jackson County, WV; m. CORALLIN SIMONS.

vi. JOEL FRANCIS SAYRE, b. 05 Jun 1866, Jackson County, WV; m. ESTELLE PARSONS.

 

16. LEWIS11 SAYRE (SOLOMON MOSES10, BENJAMIN9, DAVID8, DANIEL7, SAMUEL6, DANIEL5, THOMAS4, FRANCIS3,  WILLIAM2, WILLIAM1) was born 14 Oct 1822 in Middle Island, Tyler County, WV, and died 15 Aug 1873 in Farina, Fayette County, IL. He married MARGARET BABCOCK 23 Aug 1845 in Shelby County, OH, daughter of JOHN BABCOCK and ELIZABETH HARDMANS. She was born  24 May 1829 in Mad River, Clark County, OH, and died 11 Nov 1900 in Welton, Clinto County, Iowa.

Children of LEWIS SAYRE and MARGARET BABCOCK are:

i. MOSES12 SAYRE, b. 08 Jul 1846.

ii. JOHN SAYRE, b. Jun 1848.

iii. DELILAH JANE SAYRE, b. 13 Jun 1850.

iv. DENISA ANN SAYRE, b. 01 Feb 1852.

v. SARAH ELIZABETH SAYRE, b. 15 Aug 1856.

vi. ROSA MABEL SAYRE, b. 1861.

vii. EUPHREMIA NARCISUS SAYRE, b. 12 Aug 1864.

viii. CHARLES SATHIEL SAYRE, b. 14 Feb 1868.

Notes for CHARLES SATHIEL SAYRE:
He was a Reverend

 

Generation No. 12

17. *ENOCH12 SAYRE (JOEL11, ABEL10, DAVID (JR.)9, DAVID8, DANIEL7, SAMUEL6, DANIEL5, THOMAS4, FRANCIS3, WILLIAM2,  WILLIAM1) was born 11 May 1849 in Jackson County, WV, and died 22 Dec 1916 in Springfield, Clark County, OH. He married MARGARET IRENE WHETSTONE, daughter of JACOB WHETSTONE and SARAH EWING. She was born 1855 in Washington County, OH., and died 23 Dec 1941 in Springfield, Clark County, OH.

Children of ENOCH SAYRE and MARGARET WHETSTONE are:

i. ELIZABETH13 SAYRE, b. 1873, Ross County, OH..

ii. *GEORGE BRENTON SAYRE, b. 19 Dec 1878, Ross County, OH.; d. 15 Mar 1939, Springfield, Clark County, OH - buried in Greenlawn Cemetery, South Charleston, OH.

iii. RUSSELL J. SAYRE, b. 31 May 1897, OH.

iv. BERTHA CLEVELAND SAYRE.

v. MAY SAYRE, m. JACOB HENRY.

 

Generation No. 13

18. *GEORGE BRENTON13 SAYRE (ENOCH12, JOEL11, ABEL10, DAVID (JR.)9, DAVID8, DANIEL7, SAMUEL6, DANIEL5, THOMAS4, FRANCIS3, WILLIAM2, WILLIAM1) was born 19 Dec 1878 in Ross County, OH., and died 15 Mar 1939 in Springfield, Clark County, OH -buried in Greenlawn Cemetery, South Charleston, OH. He married MARGARET VERIDA CLINGAN, daughter of WARREN CLINGAN and ADA CARRIER. She was born 23 Jul 1903 in Donnelsville, Clark County, OH, and died 26 Jan 1975 in Springfield, Clark County, OH - buried in
Greenlawn Cemetery, South Charleston, OH.

Children of GEORGE SAYRE and MARGARET CLINGAN are:

i. *FLORENCE IRENE14 SAYRE, b. 14 Jan 1924, Detroit, Michigan; d. 10 Jun 2007, Hollywood, Florida - buried in Ferncliff Cemetery - Springfield, Clark County, OH.

ii. RUSSELL BRENTON SAYER, b. 04 May 1927, Detroit, Michigan; d. 28 Jan 1991, Springfield, Clark County, OH -
buried in Fletcher Chapel Cemetery, (in Oh).

iii. CHARLES NORMAN SAYRE, b. 02 Apr 1934, Springfield, Clark County, OH; d. 18 May 1952, Korea - buried in
Greenlawn Cemetery, South Charleston, OH; m. K
ATHLEEN BRUMFIELD.

Notes for CHARLES NORMAN SAYRE:
No Children from this marriage

 

Generation No. 14

19. *FLORENCE IRENE14 SAYRE (GEORGE BRENTON13, ENOCH12, JOEL11, ABEL10, DAVID (JR.)9, DAVID8, DANIEL7, SAMUEL6, DANIEL5, THOMAS4, FRANCIS3, WILLIAM2, WILLIAM1) was born 14 Jan 1924 in Detroit, Michigan, and died 10 Jun 2007 in Hollywood, Florida - buried in Ferncliff Cemetery - Springfield, Clark County, OH. She married (1) RICHARD EDWARD PENCE 18 Aug 1940 in Richmond, Indiana, son of EDWARD PENCE and PEARL GRUBE. (from Champaign County, OH) He was born 20 Dec 1920 in St. Paris, Champaign Co., Ohio, and died 01 Oct 1970 in Columbus, Franklin County, OH. She married (2) VERNON ETHRIDGE CAMPBELL, son of MARION  CAMPBELL and ELIZABETH MATLOCK. He was born 15 Jan 1926 in Sidney, Ohio, and died 17 Oct 1984 in Bellefontaine, Logan County,  OH. She married (3) *LEE WILLARD TAYLOR 16 Nov 1961 in Springfield, Clark County, OH, son of GEORGE TAYLOR and RUTH SEYMOUR  (from Columbus, Franklin County, OH.). He was born 26 Aug 1929 in Columbus, Franklin County, OH. She married (4) CURTIS GEORGE JONES 14 Dec 1966 in Springfield, Clark County, OH, son of FRED JONES and EMMA WESLAGER. He was born 18 Jun 1924 in Galion, Fulton County, OH, and died 01 Jul 1974 in Springfield, Clark County, OH.

Children of FLORENCE SAYRE and RICHARD PENCE are:

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Notes for VERNON ETHRIDGE CAMPBELL:
WWII Veteran

Children of F
LORENCE SAYRE and VERNON CAMPBELL are:

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Child of FLORENCE SAYRE and LEE TAYLOR is:

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Notes for CURTIS GEORGE JONES:
No children from this marriage (although there is a Family Page for CURTIS GEORGE JONES)
WW II Veteran
Appointed Police Cheif of Lawrenceville, Clark County, OH. on June 7, 1974

20. RUSSELL BRENTON14 SAYER (GEORGE BRENTON13 SAYRE, ENOCH12, JOEL11, ABEL10, DAVID (JR.)9, DAVID8, DANIEL7, SAMUEL6, DANIEL5, THOMAS4, FRANCIS3, WILLIAM2, WILLIAM1) was born 04 May 1927 in Detroit, Michigan, and died 28 Jan 1991 in Springfield, Clark County, Ohio - buried in Fletcher Chapel Cemetery. He married IMOGENE M. BUTLER 1948. She was born 1926.

Notes on RUSSELL BRENTON SAYER:

Children of R
USSELL SAYER and IMOGENE BUTLER are: 
When RUSSELL was born the doctors mis-spelled SAYRE, instead it said SAYER.

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