Puffer Genealogy

Col. John Lewis LYDER[1]

Male 1836 - Aft 1870  (> 35 years)


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  • Name John Lewis LYDER 
    Prefix Col. 
    Born 1836  Winchester, VA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Gender Male 
    Residence 1850  Winchester, VA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Milit-Beg 22 Apr 1861  Winchester, VA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Co. A., 5th VA Inf. Regt. 
    Milit-Beg 31 Oct 1864  Winchester, VA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Co. H., 5th VA Inf. Regt. 
    Residence 1870  Winchester, VA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Died Aft 1870  VA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Winchester, VA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Address:
    Stonewall Confederate Cemetery 
    Person ID I35019  Puffers
    Last Modified 7 Mar 2022 

    Father Jacob LYDER,   b. CA 1809, VA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1889, Winchester, VA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 80 years) 
    Mother Lucinda,   b. CA 1809, VA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married CA 1828  VA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Residence 1850  Winchester, VA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Residence 1870  Winchester, VA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Residence 1880  Winchester, VA Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Family ID F16548  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Hannah Virginia BRADY,   b. 3 Jun 1851, Winchester, VA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Jun 1930, CA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years) 
    Married 21 Oct 1869  Frederick County, VA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Last Modified 31 Jul 2022 
    Family ID F8979  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • A Confederate Colonel. Started out as a Pvt. in 5th VA Inf. Regt.
      He was wounded at Fredricksburg, VA, 2 Apr 1865 and hospitalized in Richmond, VA on 3 Apr 1865. He was released from the hospital on 23 May 1865. Died between 1869-1893.

  • Sources 
    1. [S2] Descendants of George Puffer of Braintree, Massachusetts 1639-1915, page 249.

    2. [S709] Virginia Select Marriages, 1785-1940.

    3. [S165] _1850 United States Federal Census.

    4. [S214] US Civil War Soldier Records and Profiles, , 1861-1865.

    5. [S331] _1870 United States Federal Census.

    6. [S389] _1880 United States Federal Census.