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These pages document the known details of one Tasmanian BYERS / BYRES family Scottish origins and subsequent lives of various family members and groups.
Some known descendant family surnames -
TASMANIA - BYERS, SCOTT, CAMPBELL, DAVIS, CHISHOLM, POLLEY, WEEDING, EYLES, JONES, OVERTON, HOW, LEACH, BESTWICK, DIXON, SAMUEL, ROOTES, DEAN, WAGNER, CRIPPS, HYATT, MACKIE, HOUSEGO, HOUSEGO-COOMBES, BYRNE, LINCOLN, HART, BRESNEHAN, CRAWFORD, BOWERS, LANE, SUMMERS, WILSON, CLARK, PETHICK, MILNER, ILES, BALDWIN, RIDGERS, RANSLEY, THUREAU, BREEN, HIGHTON, KNIGHT, LEWIS, CLANCY, RICHARDSON, RUMLEY, BURRILL, BARRY, TOEY, BARNES, GREEN, ROSSI, WIGGINS, HODGETS, FREE, WOOLDRIDGE, LISSON, WHELAN, BUTLER, BROWN, PORTEOUS, SUTTON, BEURMANN, PETRIE, WRIGLEY, TUCKER, ITCHINS, JAKUBISZYN, GLEESON, MAW, WHITE, DREW, BEVEN, VANDERWAL, PRICE, ROBERTS, BALSLEY, TURNER, WEST, OLLINGTON, MONKS, PALMER, SANDFORD, WEBSTER-JONES, DINEEN, MARRIOT, GADSBY, CANNON, WILLIAMS, BENNETT, STEVENSON, FINEARTY. (and others - to be added)
VICTORIA - KERR, FRASER (2), PRIESTLY, MANLEY, WALSH, STRINGER, CLEMENTSON, MUNDY, THORNE, GOODALL, MOORE, ROWLER, SUNDERLAND, EVANS, BEGBIE, McFARLAND, SMITH (2), RACKHAM, McGREGOR, SMYTH, STORER, DUNCAN, HAGAN; and possible surname variants of these (and others - to be added).
NEW SOUTH WALES - BYERS, REPANELLIS, BARR, McGRATH, McKENZIE, ZEC, and possible surname variants of these.
QUEENSLAND - RAVELL; and possible surname variants of these.
NEW ZEALAND - HAY, PALMER, BIRD, WOODMAN, IRVINE, WHYLE, BENNETT, LINDSEY, WILLIAMS, BEATTY, MAY; and possible surname variants of these.
SCOTLAND - THORBURN, McBEATH, DUNLOP, DARIEN, YOUNG, BUCHANAN, BELL, BAIRD, CHISHOLM, DONALDSON, BORTHWICK, TWEEDIE, AINSLIE, BINGHAM, MARR, ALLISON, BRYCE; and possible surname variants of these (and others - to be added).
CANADA - BYRES (or BYERS - no known surviving).
USA - INGLIS, GILLIAND, HAMILTON (and others - to be added).