John Letcher Bryan

John Letcher Bryan

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Death 23 Nov 1898 (aged 49)
Burial Orlando, Orange County, Florida, USA
Plot E/G-3
Memorial ID 24317190 · View Source
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Mayor or Orlando

John was a native of Virginia, served in the 5th Florida Cavalry during the Civil war and settled in Orlando in 1875. He served as Orange County's deputy circuit clerk for 8 years, then as Orlando's mayor in 1883-84, became a lawyer in 1884 and the following year was appointed as a county judge. In 1885 he became a member of the Orlando Hook and Ladder Company No.1. In 1890 he bought the old wooden courthouse, and then sold it to J W Wilmott who moved it to be a part of his Tremont Hotel

Private, Co. B, 5th Florida Cavalry, CSA


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  • Created by: janet rn
  • Added: 1 Feb 2008
  • Find a Grave Memorial 24317190
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for John Letcher Bryan (27 Dec 1848–23 Nov 1898), Find a Grave Memorial no. 24317190, citing Greenwood Cemetery, Orlando, Orange County, Florida, USA ; Maintained by janet rn (contributor 46894041) .