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Rachel Willcockson Bryant
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Birth: 1760
Rowan County
North Carolina, USA
Death: 1821
Callaway County
Missouri, USA

Daughter of John Willcockson, Sr. and Sarah Boone. Rachel's birth date is estimated.

According to some of her descendants, Rachel first married James Mylar, Sr., about 1781, in North Carolina, and son James Mylar, Jr. was born about 1783, in South Carolina. James Mylar, Sr., was killed by Indians about 1789.

Children:
James Mylar, Jr. (Henrietta Jett)
male child
Rachel Mylar (Stephen Jett, Jr.)

Mrs. Rachel Willcockson Mylar was recorded in the 1790 Census, as the "widow, Rachel 'Miller' (living) with her children across from Bear Creek from her mother and sister-in-law in Rowan Co., NC."

Mrs. Mylar second married Captain William Bryant in 1790, at Bryan's Station in Fayette Co., KY.

Children:
Jeremiah 1791 KY-1834 (Martha Plummer)
Hiram 1792 (Sarah Evans)
Hurum 1792 (Susannah Brinegar)
Thomas 1795-1845 (Mary "Polly" Bennett)
Benjamin
Susan (William Hutcherson, Jr.)
Elizabeth "Eliza" (Hardin Shifflett)
Henry 1802-1840 (Margaret)
and probably William, Jr.

She was buried in an unknown location in Callaway Co., MO.

 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  John Wilcockson (____ - 1798)
  Sarah Boone Willcockson (1724 - 1815)
 
 Spouse:
  William Bryant (1739 - 1834)
 
 Children:
  Rachel Mylar Jett (1788 - 1826)*
  Jeremiah Monroe Bryant (1791 - 1834)*
  Hiram Bryant (1792 - 1836)*
  Elizabeth Bryant Shifflett (1793 - 1878)*
 
 Siblings:
  David Wilcoxon (1742 - 1834)*
  John Willcockson (1744 - ____)*
  Elizabeth Grant Willcockson Cutbirth (1745 - 1819)*
  Nancy Wilcoxson Greer (1745 - 1790)*
  Isaac Willcockson (1751 - 1783)*
  Israel Willcockson (1752 - 1781)*
  Samuel Willcockson (1755 - 1825)*
  Mary Wilcoxson Walker (1756 - 1855)*
  William Wilcoxson (1757 - 1828)*
  Rachel Willcockson Bryant (1760 - 1821)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Bryant Cemetery
Callaway County
Missouri, USA
 
Maintained by: Jane Ann Jett
Originally Created by: Janet de la Peņa
Record added: May 18, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 90347425
 


- bob tarte
 Added: Sep. 26, 2016
Rachel was related to the famous Boone's.
- B. Sue Hartshorn
 Added: Sep. 28, 2015

- Marsha Williams Byrd of Missouri
 Added: Jul. 7, 2015
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