IOOF - Mrs. Terresa [sic] Byrd , age 30 y's 11 m's 26 d's, died in Salem, beloved wife of W. H. Byrd.
1880 OR CENSUS – Teresa Holderness (24y, b Washington Territory) enumerated with parents Samuel L. (58y, b England, occupation magazine writer) and Hannah (51y, b Ohio); also with family was Matilda Savage [listed as mother of Samuel, actually mother-in-law] (71y, b Pennsylvania, widowed)
MARRIAGE – Wm H. Byrd, over 21 & Teressa D. Holderness, over 18, m 1 Aug 1882 at house of Mr Trimble; John N. Denison, MG. Wit: Dr J.C. & Mrs J.C. Byrd
NOTE – husband Dr William H. Byrd remarried 3 Sept 1890 in Washington Co, Oregon to Margaret Jane Macrum. He died 4 Feb 1929 and was buried with his second wife in City View Cemetery
PROBATE - Marion Co., Probate File #834: Hannah Holderness, Testate, Died June 15, 1892, will dated March 14, 1882, of Salem; Teresa Holderness apptd. Executrix on Oct. 7, 1882; heirs were daughter, Teresa (named Byrd by Oct. of 1882); and brothers: Orin G. Savage and Mortimer Savage.