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Wise York Bryant
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Birth: Aug. 11, 1918
Breathitt County
Kentucky, USA
Death: Oct. 18, 1944
Kings Mills
Warren County
Ohio, USA

Taken from the Lebanon News paper Oct 26, 1944: Burns fatal to Four Employees
Less than 21 hours after the flare blast and fire Wednesday on the assembly line in a bomb plant of the Kings Powder Company, four employees of the company were dead. Fred Gibson 36, South Lebanon died at the scene of the blaze. Hugh Terry 32, South Lebanon passed at 1:45 p.m. Wednesday, Wise York Bryant 29, South Lebanon passed 3:15 a.m. Thursday, and Albert Palopoll 35, Kings Mills at 1:00a.m. Thursday, all were in Blair Brother Hospital. The three men suffered third degree burns in the blaze and no hope was held for their recovery. Fred Gibson is survived by his widow, Lucy and two children; Hugh Terry is survived by his widow, Laura and five children. Wise York Bryant is survived by his widow Allfrie, and three children, and Albert Palopoli by his widow, Mary and a sister in Chicago. Fred Gibson was taken to Irwin, Kentucky for services. Polopoli was removed to Jackson, Kentucky for rites and Hugh Terry and Wise York Bryant was taken to Athol, Kentucky for services.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Stephen Bryant (1868 - 1937)
  Dora Johnson Bryant (1875 - 1963)
 
 Siblings:
  Hugh Bryant (1894 - 1895)*
  Archibald B. Arch Bryant (1895 - 1957)*
  Price Bryant (1896 - 1915)*
  Noah Bryant (1908 - 1968)*
  Maggie Lee Bryant Hensley (1910 - 1998)*
  Mathew Bryant (1912 - 1978)*
  Cerilda Mae Bryant Coomer (1915 - 1992)*
  Fred Bryant (1915 - 1917)*
  Wise York Bryant (1918 - 1944)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
A little time on earth he spent, till God for him his Angels's sent
 
Burial:
Hugh Bryant Cemetery
Jackson (Breathitt County)
Breathitt County
Kentucky, USA
 
Maintained by: Phyllis Strong Reeder
Originally Created by: Kandy Back Agee
Record added: Aug 23, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 41034754
Wise York Bryant
Added by: Phyllis Strong Reeder
 
Wise York Bryant
Added by: Patricia Jett
 
Wise York Bryant
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Added by: Phyllis Strong Reeder
 
 
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This is my Great Grandpa. I have heard many good things but never got a chance to meet him.
- Jon Campbell
 Added: May. 9, 2014
For my husband's first cousin, twice removed
- Rebecca Craig Campbell
 Added: Dec. 6, 2013

- Deborah Sigrist
 Added: Aug. 7, 2012
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