Cyrus Byington Letters

Cyrus Nye Byington is the son of Reverend Cyrus Byington, a Choctaw Missionary and Linguist.  The letters are written by Cyrus Nye Byington while serving with Co. A Regiment 10 of the Arkansas Cavalry to the Reverend and his wife, as well as Cyrus’ sister.  They speak generally of Cyrus Nye’s personal condition and the movements of the family.  There is some mention of work at the various Forts in eastern Indian Territory and in Texas.  In 1864, Cyrus Nye was stationed in Doaksville in the Choctaw Nation.

Cyrus Byington Letters – 81.115.