Byron Parish Forney1,2

M, #7718, b. 15 August 1917, d. 1 May 1999
3rd cousin of Joseph Wayne Peery
Descendants of Isaac Simpson Hayes
     Byron Parish Forney was born on 15 August 1917 at Harris County, Texas.3,4,5,2 He was the son of Matthew Rogers Forney Jr. and Frances Ola Parish.3 He appeared as a son on the census of 5 January 1920 in the household of Mathew R. Forney and Frances P. Forney at 517 Fletcher, Houston, Harris County, Texas.4 He began military service on 23 October 1943 in the U. S. Army Air Forces during World War II.1 He ended military service on 21 September 1945 as a 1st Lt. in the U. S. Army Air Forces during World War II.1 He married Patricia O'Tyson on 14 April 1946 at Carter, Beckham County, Oklahoma.6,3 His Social Security Number was 466-01-3339 issued before 1951 at Texas.5 He died on 1 May 1999 at Houston, Harris County, Texas, at age 81 years, 8 months and 16 days.5,7 He was buried in Section M2, Site 154 on 5 May 1999 at Houston National Cemetery, 10410 Veterans Memorial Drive, Houston, Harris County, Texas.1,8

Children of Byron Parish Forney and Patricia O'Tyson

  • Mark Alan Forney3
  • Patricia Lynn Forney3
  • Martha Frances Forney3


  1. [S213] Death Records, U. S. Veterans Gravesites, ca. 1775-2006.
  2. [S314] Texas, Birth Index, 1903-1997, online
  3. [S455] Carol Gallegos, "E-Mail Message from Carol Gallegos to James H. Hayes," e-mail to James Hayes, 26 Sep 2007.
  4. [S463] 05 Jan 1920, United States Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah County, Utah, Roll: T625_1814, P4A.
  5. [S20] Death Records, SSDI Search Results.
  6. [S1476] Oklahoma, County Marriage Records, 1890-1995, online, Name:     Patricia O'Tyson
    Gender:     Female
    Age:     23
    Birth Date:     abt 1923
    Marriage Date:     14 Apr 1946
    Marriage Place:     Carter, Oklahoma, USA
    Spouse:     Byron P Forney
    Film Number:     002295526.
  7. [S391] Texas Death Index, online
  8. [S806] Find A Grave, online, Byron Parish Forney - Memorial 660227.