James Crawford Bryan

Brief Life History of James Crawford

When James Crawford Bryan was born in 1783, in Nicholas, Kentucky, United States, his father, James Bryan, was 42 and his mother, Eleanor Crawford, was 28. He married Rachel Banta on 27 April 1816, in Bourbon, Kentucky, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. He lived in Bourbon, Kentucky, United States in 1850. He died on 30 November 1853, in Crawfordsville, Union Township, Montgomery, Indiana, United States, at the age of 70.

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Family Time Line

James Crawford Bryan
1783–1853
Mary Polly Noble Logan
1790–1839
Marriage: 25 November 1823
Jonathan 'John' A Bryan
1824–1867
Nancy Bryan
1825–1867
Sarah "Sallie" Ann Bryan
1826–
Rachel Amanda Bryan
1827–1856
Anson Porter Bryan
1831–1918
Jefferson Alexander Bryan
1834–1903
Mary Cathrine Bryan
1835–1863

Sources (11)

  • James E Bryan, "United States Census, 1850"
  • James C Bryan, "Kentucky, County Marriages, 1797-1954"
  • Jas. Bryan in entry for A.P. Bryan, "Kentucky Death Records, 1911-1961"

World Events (8)

1783 · A Free America

The Revolutionary War ended with the signing of the Treaty of Paris which gave the new nation boundries on which they could expand and trade with other countries without any problems.

1792 · Becomes the 15th State

On June 1, 1792, Kentucky became the 15th state. It was the first state west of the Appalachian Mountains

1812 · Kentucky Bend Created

During the New Madrid earthquakes of 1811-1812, the Kentucky Bend or New Madrid Bend was created. It is located in the southwestern corner of Kentucky on the banks of the Mississippi River.

Name Meaning

English and Irish: variant of Bryant .

Irish: shortened Anglicized form of Ó Briain, see O'Brien .

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

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