Francis E. Bryant

from 1838 to 1840–12 January 1866 (Age 28)
Massachusetts, United States

The Life of Francis E.

When Francis E. Bryant was born from 1838 to 1840, in Massachusetts, United States, his father, Paul Bryant, was 43 and his mother, Mercy Gorham, was 39. He married Lucy Frances Cook on 14 December 1865, in Halifax, Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States. He lived in Halifax, Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States for about 10 years. He died on 12 January 1866, at the age of 28.

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Francis E. Bryant
Lucy Frances Cook
Marriage: 14 December 1865

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    Lucy Frances Cook


14 December 1865
Halifax, Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States

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World Events (3)


Age 8

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

Age 25

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1863 · The Battle at Gettysburg

Age 25

The Battle of Gettysburg involved the largest number of casualties of the entire Civil war and is often described as the war's turning point. Between 46,000 and 51,000 soldiers lost their lives during the three-day Battle. To honor the fallen soldiers, President Abraham Lincoln read his historic Gettysburg Address and helped those listening by redefining the purpose of the war.

Name Meaning

English (mainly southwestern England): variant of Bryan .

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Sources (3)

  • Francis Bryant in household of Paul Bryant, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Francis E Bryant in household of Mercy Bryant, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Francis E. Bryant, "Massachusetts Deaths, 1841-1915"

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