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Rev Gamaliel R. Bryant

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Rev Gamaliel R. Bryant

  • Birth 2 May 1813 Surry County, North Carolina, USA
  • Death 28 Mar 1895 Springdale, Washington County, Arkansas, USA
  • Burial Springdale, Washington County, Arkansas, USA
  • Plot old-original section of the cemetery
  • Memorial ID 27781531

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 [1860–1870]
4. James Pendleton Bryant [1861–1947]
    m. Violet Angeline Johnson Bryant [1861–1936]
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 Members



Gravesite Details This stone was begining to fade, the first name ending could be incorrect. [It is correct. /dhb]





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  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Rev Gamaliel R. Bryant (2 May 1813–28 Mar 1895), Find A Grave Memorial no. 27781531, citing Friendship Cemetery, Springdale, Washington County, Arkansas, USA ; Maintained by dhbღ (contributor 47473705) .