Pearl Bryan

Pearl Bryan

Birth
Putnam County, Indiana, USA
Death 31 Jan 1896 (aged 23)
Fort Thomas, Campbell County, Kentucky, USA
Burial Greencastle, Putnam County, Indiana, USA
Memorial ID 30686832 · View Source
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On January 31, 1896, Pearl traveled from Greencastle, Indiana, to Cincinnati, Ohio to meet the man she hoped to marry, instead, on Feb. 1, 1896, her body was discovered in a remote field.
The discovery of her body led to one of the most sensational murder cases in northern Kentucky history.
During the trial, locals sold souvenir products bearing Pearl's name.
Her fame being created from mystery and legend. She is famous for supposedly being one of the many souls that haunts Bobby Mackey's Music world in Wilder, Kentucky, located near the site where Pearl's body was discovered. (Bio by: Familykeeper)

Siblings:
Belle Bryan Yates 1850 – 1899
James Parker Bryan 1852 – 1933 # 20445726
Elizabeth F. Bryan Hamrick 1855 – 1948 # 16990466
Elvira S. Bryan Kellar 1856 – 1943 # 30838119
Flora Bryan Mitchell 1859 – 1881
Marion Alexander Bryan 1861 – 1882
Mary B. Bryan Stanley 1863 – 1939
Auta Bryan Harris 1865 – 1892
Fredrick D. Bryan 1867 – 1931
Jennie Bryan 1870 – 1885
Frank Bryan 1875 – 1939


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  • Created by: Cami
  • Added: 19 Oct 2008
  • Find A Grave Memorial 30686832
  • Steve Kruger
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Pearl Bryan (25 Oct 1872–31 Jan 1896), Find A Grave Memorial no. 30686832, citing Forest Hill Cemetery, Greencastle, Putnam County, Indiana, USA ; Maintained by Cami (contributor 46816304) .