Simeon Buford, Sr. (1756-1835) —
County, Ky.; Warren
Born in Culpeper
County, Va., December
Served in the Continental Army during the Revolutionary War; farmer;
member of Kentucky
state house of representatives, 1801-03; a founder of the
French and English
Died in 1835
private or family graveyard, Barren County, Ky.
Leo George Cyr (1909-2003) —
also known as Leo G. Cyr —
of Maine; Sterling, Loudoun
Born in Limestone, Aroostook
County, Maine, July 28,
Foreign Service officer; U.S. Consul General in Tangier, 1957; U.S. Ambassador to Rwanda, 1966-71.
French Canadian ancestry.
Died, while suffering from Alzheimer's
disease, in Sterling, Loudoun
County, Va., July 27,
2003 (age 93 years, 364
Interment at Green Hill Cemetery, Berryville, Va.
Mary Reamey Few (1885-1971) —
also known as Mary Reamey Thomas; Mrs. W. P.
of Durham, Durham
Born in Martinsville,
Republican. Member of Republican
National Committee from North Carolina, 1944-54; delegate to
Republican National Convention from North Carolina, 1948,
French Huguenot and English
ancestry. Member, American
Association of University Women; Daughters of the
American Revolution; Colonial
Died in Durham, Durham
County, N.C., January
12, 1971 (age about 85
Interment at Maplewood
Cemetery, Durham, N.C.
James Maury (1746-1840) —
of Virginia; Liverpool, England.
Born in Albemarle
County, Va., February
U.S. Consul in Liverpool, 1790-1812, 1815-29.
French Huguenot ancestry.
Died in New York, New York
County, N.Y., February
23, 1840 (age 94 years, 20
William Barbour Pedigo (1870-1932) —
also known as W. B. Pedigo; "Bill
County, Va.; Parkersburg, Wood
County, W.Va.; Wausau, Marathon
Born, in a log
cabin, at Elamsville, Patrick
County, Va., January
Republican. Lawyer; Patrick
County Commonwealth Attorney, 1895-99; candidate in primary for
Virginia state house of delegates, 1906; mayor
of Parkersburg, W.Va., 1907-11.
Died, of tuberculosis,
in Tampa, Hillsborough
County, Fla., October
23, 1932 (age 62 years, 269
Interment at Myrtle
Hill Memorial Park, Tampa, Fla.
Daniel Roberdeau (1727-1795) —
of Philadelphia, Philadelphia
Born in St.
member of Pennsylvania state legislature, 1756; Delegate
to Continental Congress from Pennsylvania, 1777-79; general in
the Continental Army during the Revolutionary War.
French and Scottish
Died in Winchester,
5, 1795 (age about 67
Interment at Mt.
Hebron Cemetery, Winchester, Va.