|Birth: ||Mar. 9, 1784|
|Death: ||Aug. 27, 1870|
Aged 85y; H/O Mary Turman
Biography courtesy of Kathryn
Josiah was the son of Josiah and Lydia Ratliff Bryant. He married Mary Turman 24 Dec. 1809 in Miami CO. OH.
Children: Matilda, Benjamin Turman, Sara Ruann, and Martha Malone.
Josiah and family appear on the 1820 census for Sullivan Co. IN. They were original settlers in Sullivan County, living in Turman Twp named for Mary's parents. By 1840 they appear in the census for LaPorte Co. IN. Leaving Pulaski CO IN in 1863, they moved to Ottumwa, IA. After Josiah's death, Mary lived with daughter Mary Bryant Cherrie and family, moving to California in 1883. She died six years later.
Mary is buried in Oak Hill Cemetery in San Jose California. She was born Dec. 2, 1791 and died March 23, 1889 at San Jose, California.
Mary Turman Bryant (1791 - 1889)*
Matilda Bryant Chapman (1812 - 1891)*
Martha Malone Bryant Cherrie (1830 - 1922)*
Created by: IRISH EYES ARE SMILING
Record added: Sep 07, 2004
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