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Rev Gamaliel R. Bryant
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Birth: May 2, 1813
Surry County
North Carolina, USA
Death: Mar. 28, 1895
Washington County
Arkansas, USA

ღGreat Great Grandfatherღ

The Springdale News (Obituary)
March 29, 1895

BRYANT, G G. Bryant, father of E.H. Bryant of this city, died yesterday morning at the home of Mr. Quillen, a few miles East of the city. He was buried this morning at 10 o'clock at Friendship. Mr. Bryant was 82 years of age and was a member of the Baptist church. He leaves many friends who will learn of his death with regret and to them and the sorrowing relatives The News tenders sympathy.

Rev Gamaliel R Bryant, Baptist preacher,
b.Surry, NC; Married x2:

1st wife:
Elizabeth Absala Winifred Adams d.1854:
Home in 1850, Cherokee, NC
Gamalial Bryant 37
Absala Bryant 34
William F Bryant 15
Johnson Bryant 13
Mathew Bryant 11
Nancy B Bryant 8 [below] m. Wm Augustus Lee
Simeon L Bryant 3
Andrew C Bryant 1

2nd wife m.1854:
Martha 'Rebecca' Dobkins
Born to this union:
1. Elisha H Bryant aka "E.H." [1855-1930]
m. Sarah C 'Sallie' Byrd Bryant [12 Mar 1864-17 Jul 1939]
2. Salithia (Saletha) Bryant
m. George David Whittle [1848-1916]
3. Granvill Lee BRYANT [18601870]
4. James Pendleton Bryant [18611947]
m. Violet Angeline Johnson Bryant [18611936]
5. Sarah 'Jane' Bryant Byrd [below]

E.H.'s 1930 obit lists (survivor) siblings' locales:
James P. Bryant of Kauffman, Texas
Mrs. Jane Byrd of Shawnee, Oklahoma
Mrs. Salitha Whittle of Purcell, Oklahoma.
Family links: 
  Martha Rebecca Dobkins Bryant (1824 - 1910)*
  Johnson Adams Bryant (1837 - 1908)*
  Nancy B. Bryant Lee (1842 - 1916)*
  James Pendleton Bryant (1861 - 1947)*
  Sarah 'Jane' Bryant Byrd (1864 - 1939)*
  Elisha H Bryant (1865 - 1930)*
*Calculated relationship
Note: This stone was begining to fade, the first name ending could be incorrect. [It is correct. /dhb]
Friendship Cemetery
Washington County
Arkansas, USA
Plot: old-original section of the cemetery
Maintained by: dhbღ
Originally Created by: Rosa Cline
Record added: Jun 24, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 27781531
Rev Gamaliel R. Bryant
Added by: Rosa Cline
Rev Gamaliel R. Bryant
Added by: Rosa Cline
Rev Gamaliel R. Bryant
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- dhbღ
 Added: Apr. 30, 2017

- In Memory of Margo & Jens
 Added: May. 3, 2016
Remembering your Birthday Sir. Rest in peace.
- Barbara Hunnicutt Edwards
 Added: May. 2, 2016
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