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Josiah Bryant
Birth: Mar. 9, 1784
Montgomery County
Virginia, USA
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.  
Family links: 
  Mary Turman Bryant (1791 - 1889)*
  Matilda Bryant Chapman (1812 - 1891)*
  Martha Malone Bryant Cherrie (1830 - 1922)*
*Calculated relationship
Ottumwa Cemetery
Wapello County
Iowa, USA
Record added: Sep 07, 2004
Find A Grave Memorial# 9434410
Josiah Bryant
Added by: John F. Bryant
Josiah Bryant
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- historylover4ever
 Added: May. 17, 2013

- Nancy
 Added: Feb. 17, 2007
Grandfather, rest in peace. Visiting your grave was quite special.
- Kathryn
 Added: Aug. 13, 2006
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