BYNUM, JASPER E., 1839-1923


Farmer, businessman. Born– May 21, 1839, in a log cabin one-half mile northest of Oneonta. Parents– Tapley and Eliza (Cornelius) Bynum. Married– Frances Shockley, 1856. Children–four.  Married– Dicie Loucretia Glover Moody, 1864. Married– Martha Smith, 1905.  Served in the Confederate Army; farmed until 1867; after 1867, operated a merchantile business and owned a hotel in Oneonta. Died January 14, 1923.


Ruth A. Estes, Oneonta Public Library.


Historical Sketches of the Bynum Family. Vol. 1. S.l.; s.n., s.d.