|James "Asa" Bynum &
Margaret "Polly" Box
James "Asa" Bynum was born 1801 in Pendleton Dist.,
SC, and died 1887 in Houston Co., TX; buried in the Bynum
Cemetery, Houston Co., TX. He married
Margaret "Polly" Box 17
Dec 1822 in Blount Co, AL; died before the 1850 census.
Children of James Bynum and Polly Box are:
+1 i. Stephen
Bynum, born ca 1824 in Blount Co, AL.
+2 ii. Griffin A Bynum, born
ca 1828 in Blount Co, AL; died Bef. 1880.
+3 iii. Sarah Bynum, born ca
4 iv. Asa Bynum, born ca 1837
AL; died January 1860 Houston Co., TX of Typhoid
Fever. He was shown as married.
+5 v. Jasper Bynum, born ca
of Texas Tax Rolls
Poll Tax List
1850 Houston Co., TX: BYNUM, James, 49, farmer, NC;
Stephen, 26, AL; Sarah, 17, AL; Asa, 13, AL; Jasper, 9,
Houston Co., TX.
1860 Houston Co., TX: BYNUM, James, 59, farmer, 600/836,
TN; Roda, 55, h/w, TN; COBB, Dory, 14, f, TX; PIERSON,
Ben, 14, m, TX
1. Stephen Bynum was born
1824 Blount Co., AL. He married Rebecca.
Children of Stephen Bynum and Rebecca are:
i. Mary Bynum, born 1855 TX.
ii. James Bynum born 1857 TX.
iii. Byron Bynum born 1858 TX.
iv. Thomas Bynum born 1861 TX.
1870 Weldon, Houston Co., TX: BYNUM,
Steven, 46, farmer, AL; Rebecca, 38, k/h, MS; Mary, 15,
TX; James, 13, TX; Byron, 12, TX; Thos., 9, TX.
2. Griffin A Bynum was born
1-12-1828 in Blount Co, AL, and died 12-3-1889; buried
in the Bowdoin Cemetery, Houston Co., TX.
He married (1) Sarah J. ?. She was born ca 1833 TN. He
married (2) Martha Middlebrook,
she died about 1895; her first husband was James
Bowdoin; she is buried in the Bowdoin Cemetery, Houston
Children of Griffin Bynum and Sarah are:
i. William Bynum born 1852 TX.
ii. Jinn Bynum, female, born 1854 TX.
iii. Polly Bynum, born 1857 TX.
iv. Susan Bynum born 1859 TX.
Children of Griffin Bynum and M.
i. Susy Bynum, born
ii. Nebo Bynum,
born ca 1876.
Bynum, born ca 1878.
1850 Houston Co., TX: BYNUM, Griffin A., 22, farmer, AL;
Sarah J., 17, f, TN. Living next to father, James
1860 Houston co., TX: BYNUM, Griffin, 35, Fmr,
2560/1500, NC; Sallie, 30, TN; Wm., 8, TX; Jinn, 6, f,
TX; Polly, 3, TX; Susan, 1, TX.
1880 Houston Co., TX: BYNUM, G.A., 52, farmer, AL SC AL;
M.A., wife, 45, GA GA GA; Susy, 14, dau, TX.
3. Sarah M. Bynum, born ca.
1833 Blount Co., AL. She (1) Bascom
Robinson from MS; she married (2) (unknown) Parker.
Sarah Bynum & Bascom Robinson:
i. Xantippia Jane Robinson b. 1851; married Eugene
ii. Hariet Robinson b. 1857.
iii. Andrew B. Robinson b. 1859/1860.
Sarah Bynum & (unknown) Parker:
i. James Parker b. 1864
ii. Ida R. Parker b. 1872.
is on the 1850 US Federal Census listed as age 17.
Robinson is on the 1860 US Federal Census listed age 28.
is on the 1880 US Federal Census listed age 48 widowed.
Bynum was born ca 1841. He married
Mrs. Martha Taylor.
Children of Jasper Bynum and Martha
i. Allie Bynum
Bynum b. 1879.
1880 Houston Co., TX: BYNUM, Jasper,
39, farmer, TX SC ?; Martha, 42, wife, k/h, MS MS MS;
Alley, 4, dau, TX; Griffin, 1, son, TX; TAYLOR, Roland,
8, stepson, TX ? MS; ?igd??, Ada, F, 20, niece, MS MS