|Birth: ||Mar. 9, 1869|
|Death: ||Aug. 29, 1956|
Loranzo Washington Bryant
Loranzo Washington Bryant was born on March 9, 1869, in Monroe County, Kentucky, the only confirmed child of John D. and Nancy (Brown) Bryant, although there are reports that John and Nancy had three additional sons. At the time of Loranzo's birth, John was 25 years old and Nancy was 21 years old.
By the time of the 1880 census, Loranzo and his parents were living in Perry Township, Monroe County, Indiana.
Loranzo married Alice Allgood on 22 May 1889 in Bloomington, Monroe County, Indiana, where they made their home.
Loranzo and Alice had three children. Their first child, Lucil, was born 19 June 1890. Lucil lived just shy of two years. She passed away 10 June 1892. Loranzo and Alice welcomed another child, John Delmar, on 14 May 1892. John Delmar only lived five months. He passed away on 26 October 1892. Their third child, Paul Lorenzo Bryant, was born on 11 May 1894. He died on 15 January 1941.
Ten years after the death of his first wife, Loranzo married again. Isabelle Daisy Waldon became his bride on 20 June 1899. Their marriage took place in Bloomington, Monroe County, Indiana, where they made their home.
Together they had five children. Alva was born in March of 1900 and passed away four months later in July 1900. Frank was born on 14 April 1903 and passed away on 16 August 1988. Floyd was born on 10 October 1914 and passed away on 14 November 1974. Wilma was born on 31 October 1917 and passed away in April 1930. Wayne was born on 6 March 1921 and passed away on 18 February 1989.
For most of his life, Loranzo worked at the various stone quarries in the area.
Loranzo and Daisy maintained their home in Monroe County, Indiana, until their deaths. Loranzo passed away on 29 August 1956 and Daisy died just shy of a year later on 20 July 1957. They are buried together at Rose Hill Cemetery in Bloomington, Indiana.
This biography was written by Brenda Davidson, great-granddaughter of Loranzo Washington Bryant. NO PART OF THIS WRITTEN BIOGRAPHY CAN BE ALTERED OR USED IN ANY MANNER OR FOR ANY PURPOSE WITHOUT THE EXPRESS WRITTEN CONSENT OF THE AUTHOR.
John D. Bryant (1843 - 1914)
Nancy F. Brown Bryant (1847 - 1907)
Alice Dora Allgood Bryant (1872 - 1896)
Isabell Waldon Bryant (1882 - 1957)
Infant Male Bryant (____ - 1900)*
Infant Male Bryant (____ - 1905)*
Lucie M. Bryant (1890 - 1892)*
John Delmar Bryant (1892 - 1892)*
Paul Lorenzo Bryant (1894 - 1941)*
Alva Bryant (1900 - 1900)*
Frank Marion Bryant (1903 - 1988)*
Wilma Catherine Bryant (1917 - 1920)*
Wayne M. Bryant (1921 - 1989)*
Loranzo Washington Bryant (1869 - 1956)
John L. Bryant (1871 - 1879)*
Edward Bryant (1872 - ____)*
Delmar Bryant (1891 - ____)*
Rose Hill Cemetery
Plot: Old Spencer, Lot G9
GPS (lat/lon): 39.16476, -86.54446
Maintained by: Brenda Davidson
Originally Created by: Charles Stratton
Record added: Feb 22, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 48518696