Jeptha Dyches was born October 11, 1845 in Jefferson County, TX. He was the son of Joseph Josiah Dyches and Elizabeth Lewis. He was shot and killed by John Beard on October 18, 1875 in a gunfight that broke out between the two at a dance. He married Mary Elizabeth Low on November 11, 1865 in Williamson County, TX. She was born about 1844 in Louisiana.
Children of JEPTHA DYCHES and MARY ELIZABETH LOW
|Lucinda E. Dyches||b. April 1866 in Williamson County, TX.|
|Thomas A Dyches||b. July 07, 1869 in Williamson County, TX; d. May 11, 1871.|
|Eli Jack Dyches||b. abt. 1871 in Williamson County, TX.|
|Mary Lillius Dyches||b. Aug 17, 1873 in Williamson County, TX.|
|Andrew Josiah Dyches||b. May 22, 1875 in Williamson County, TX.|
- 1850 Census Williamson County, TX
- 1860 Census Williamson County, Texas
- 1870 Census Williamson County, Texas
- Williamson County Marriage book 2 pg. 195.
- Williamson County Probate records – Mrs. M. E. Dyches will probated July 20, 1887.
- Williamson County Probate records – Jeptha Dyches will probated September 29, 1888.