Nathan Bryan
Cenotaph

Nathan Bryan

Birth
Craven County, North Carolina, USA
Death 4 Jun 1798 (aged 49–50)
Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania, USA
Cenotaph Washington, District of Columbia, District of Columbia, USA
Plot Range 57, Site 117
Memorial ID 12741230 · View Source
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US Congressman. Elected as a Republican to represent North Carolina's 10th District and as At-large in the Fourth and Fifth Congresses, he served from 1795 until his death in office. Bryan was born in what is now Jones County, North Carolina. He served in the State House of Commons in 1787 and from 1791 to 1794, after which he resigned to take his seat in the US House. He died in Philadelphia and was originally buried at its Baptist Burial Ground; his remains were subsequently moved to an unknown location. There is a cenotaph in his memory at Congressional Cemetery in Washington, DC.

Bio by: Bobb Edwards


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  • Maintained by: Find a Grave
  • Originally Created by: Peterborough K
  • Added: 19 Dec 2005
  • Find a Grave Memorial 12741230
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Nathan Bryan (1748–4 Jun 1798), Find a Grave Memorial no. 12741230, citing Congressional Cemetery, Washington, District of Columbia, District of Columbia, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .