Notes for William L Dyer:
WILLIAM L. DYER was born on the 7th of November 1834 in White County, Tennessee, a son of Samuel Dyer and Margarett Robinson. He was married about 1858 to MARGARET ROBINSON a daughter of Andrew and Sarah Robinson, she was born on the 11th of May 1836 at Algood in Putnam County, Tennessee. William L. Dyer rendered his services during the Civil War in Dibrells Cavalry. They resided on a farm of 94 acres in the 3rd civil district of Putnam County, Tennessee. He died on the 11th of July 1911, his wife died on the 21st of December 1888, both are buried in the Dyer Cemetery in White County, Tn. His Will probated in White County on 24 Aug. 1911. They were the parents of:
(A) GEORGE ANN DYER was born about 1859, she married Mr. HUDGENS.
(B) ROBERSON PETWAY DYER was born about 1861 in Putnam County, Tn.
(C) AMANDA C. DYER was born about 1863, she married G. W. HUNTER on the 31st of December 1881 in Putnam County, Tn.
(D) LIBBIE LOU DYER was born about 1865, she married FLORO TAYLOR. They are both buried in the Dry Valley Presbyterian Church Cemetery in Putnam County, Tn.
(E) CALVADA "CALLIE" DYER was born about 1868 at Cookeville, she married JOHN HILL.
(F) HELEN BELLE DYER was born on the 28th of September 1870 at Cookeville, Putnam County, Tennessee. She was married to DANIEL BOONE "Dark" FARRIS on the 27th of October 1893. He was born on the 13 October 1842 near Cookeville, a son of Thomas Farris and Emily Burgess. He died on the 30th of June 1914, Helen died on the 24th of August 1934 both were buried in the West Cemetery in Putnam County.
(G) GEORGE DIBRELL DYER was born on the 28th of September 1872 at Cookeville. He married EMILY ELIZABETH ROCKWELL about 1919, she was born on the 25th of October 1892 in Putnam County, a daughter of Lloyd Rockwell and Rebecca Burnett. George died on the 11th of September 1947, and Emily died on the 14th of March 1984, both are buried in the Dry Valley Cemetery on Highway 70 in Putnam County. They were the parents of:
(1) LOUANNE DYER was born on the 25th of July 1920 in Putnam County, Tennessee. She died on the 6th of July 1925.
(2) BILLY DYER was born on the 7th of July 1922 in Putnam County. He married EILEEN BEARDEN in 1949, they live at Roseville, California.
(3) REBECCA M. DYER was born on the 1st of September 1924 in Putnam County. She married ROBERT LEE TERRY in 1946, they live in Templeton, California.
(4) DAVID A. DYER was born on the 27th of October 1926 in Putnam County. He married RETHA RAY in 1946, they live in Stockton, California.
(H) FANNIE DYER was born in April 1874 in Putnam County, Tn, a daughter of William L. Dyer and Margaret Robinson. She married ALLISON MITCHELL.
(I) GUY DYER was born about 1877 in Putnam County, he moved to California.