David Bryan

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David Bryan

  • Birth 29 Dec 1839 Battle Ground, Tippecanoe County, Indiana, USA
  • Death 24 Oct 1916 Tippecanoe County, Indiana, USA
  • Burial Lafayette, Tippecanoe County, Indiana, USA
  • Plot Sectin 6, lot 529
  • Memorial ID 30063768

BRYAN, David Jr.

Born: 29 Dec 1839 Battle Ground, Tippecanoe Co., IN
Married: (1) 7 Dec 1865 Mary Helen Bennett, dau. of Harrison Bennett. Mary died after giving birth to their daughter Ella, 21 Apr 1872. (2) 30 January 1873 to Harriett J. Bennett, sister of his first wife.
(3) 6 July 1886 to Alma S. Birch, dau. of S.E. and Lizzie Alexander Birch.

Died: 24 Oct 1916 Tippecanoe Co., IN
Burial: 26 Oct 1916, Greenbush Cemetery, Lafayette, Indiana

Parents: David Bryan, Sr. and Evaline "Caroline" Norris
Siblings: See David Bryan, Sr. above

Children from first marriage:
Harry Lincoln Bryan b. 16 Dec 1866 d. 18 Oct 1929
Minnie Edna Bryan b. 23 Feb 1869 d. 10 Aug 1869
George W. Bryan
Ella May Bryan b. 18 Apr 1872

Children from second marriage:
Robert Willard Bryan b. 27 Apr 1876 d. 2 Oct 1878
Bessie C. Bryan b. 21 Sep 1881

Children from third marriage:
Hazel B. Bryan b. 4 Dec 1887
Benjamin H. Bryan b. 12 Jul 1889 d. 1 Jan 1955

Occupation: In the employ of Peck and Abbott, coopers, from 1865 to 1883. Indiana. He was elected recorder of Tippecanoe County in 1883 and assumed the duties of his office October 31 1884. He was a Republican and had been a
member of the County Central Committee three times. Also sold insurance and Real Estate with his son Harry Lincoln Bryan. Bryan and Son had offices at No. 4 , North Third Street, Lafayette.

He was a member of the Odd Fellows Order, belonging to Tippecanoe Lodge No. 55, and Star City Encampment, No. 153, and had take the Rebecca degree. He was also a member
of Curran Lodge and Uniform Division , Knights of Pythias.

Contributed. Part of this is from the Biographical Record and Portrait Album of Tippecanoe County, Indiana, page 432.

Family Members

Gravesite Details age 76-9-25





  • Created by: L. A. C. (Terry)
  • Added: 25 Sep 2008
  • Find A Grave Memorial 30063768
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for David Bryan (29 Dec 1839–24 Oct 1916), Find A Grave Memorial no. 30063768, citing Greenbush Cemetery, Lafayette, Tippecanoe County, Indiana, USA ; Maintained by L. A. C. (Terry) (contributor 46486104) .