|Birth: ||Mar., 1859|
|Death: ||May, 1941|
Amanda Caroline Bryan daughter of Benjamin A. & Sarah A. (Keener) Bryan of Tennessee, was born in Ravanna, Mercer Co., MO. There she had two children:
A daughter "Eliza Jane Clementine" b:10 Apr 1877 in Ravanna, Mercer Co., MO.
(Eliza married Heman William "Bill" Judd, Jr. from Highlands, Oregon Co., MO.)
& A son "George E.", b: 1 Mar 1881.
(He married Ruby M. Simpson from Shannon Co., MO. George & Ruby both lie buried here abt 20 ft. from his mother, Amanda).
The Father(s) of Eliza & George is(are) Unknown, and they carried on their Mother's maiden surname of Bryan.
In 1889, Amanda married Jarrett Ellison Taylor in Powersville, Putnam Co.,MO. He was the son of Archibald Jr. & Lucinda (Owen) Taylor of N.Carolina. (and brother to Dr. Jonathan L. & Sarah "Sally" (Osborn) Taylor, M.D. longtime Physician in Alton, MO.)
Amanda & Jarrett moved south to Oregon Co., MO. They were divorced in 1892, and there were no children. (Jarrett died Sep 13, 1907 in Oregon Co.,Missouri, and is buried in Koshkonong Cemetery, Koshkonong, Oregon Co., Missouri.)
Amanda then met and married Sterling Franklin "Will" Bates of Alabama, who lived in Sharp Co., Arkansas and they settled near Alton in Piney twp., Oregon Co., Missouri. Here she had the following children:
Bates, Don Arthur - Sep 17, 1893 - Mar 23, 1958
Bates, Mabel - Sep 10, 1895 - Jun 17, 1986
Bates, Cal F. - May 9, 1897 - Jul 21, 1907
Bates, Schelley Dewey - Nov 3, 1899 - Oct 10, 1990
Bates, Clell - Dec 31, 1900 - Feb 1984
Benjamin A. Bryan (1822 - 1884)
Sarah Ann Keener Bryan (1824 - 1899)
Jarrett Ellison Taylor (1838 - 1907)
Sterling Franklin "Will" Bates (1863 - 1943)
Eliza Jane Clementine Bryan Judd (1877 - 1959)*
George E. Bryan (1881 - 1960)*
Clell Dale Bates (1900 - 1984)*
Eliza Jane Bryan Webb (1846 - 1876)*
Mary Elizabeth Bryan Severns (1849 - 1929)*
Elizabeth C. Bryan (1850 - 1926)*
Sarah Margaret Bryan McReynolds (1854 - 1935)*
Ahaz W. Bryan (1857 - 1920)*
William Payton Bryan (1858 - 1937)*
Amanda Caroline Bryan Bates (1859 - 1941)
Nancy Catherine Bryan Bales (1866 - 1962)*
Created by: William Rogers
Record added: Aug 07, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 15174064
|Photos may be scaled.|
Click on image for full size.