Richard Bryan

Brief Life History of Richard

When Richard Bryan was born on 9 September 1627, in Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, Alexander Bryan, was 25 and his mother, Anne Baldwin, was 22. He married Mary Pantry on 16 November 1649, in Milford, New Haven, Connecticut Colony, British Colonial America. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 8 daughters. He lived in Milford, New Haven, Connecticut, United States in 1660. He died on 5 February 1694, in Milford, New Haven, Connecticut Colony, British Colonial America, at the age of 66, and was buried in Milford Cemetery, Milford, New Haven, Connecticut, United States.

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Family Time Line

Richard Bryan
1627–1694
Mary Pantry
1629–1679
Marriage: 16 November 1649
Mary Bryant
1650–1718
Alexander Bryan
1654–1700
Hannah Bryan
1654–1712
Sarah Bryan
1657–1698
Samuel Bryan
1660–1695
John Bryan
1662–1662
Abigail Bryan
1663–1672
Richard Bryan II
1666–1734
Frances Bryan
1668–1703
Sarah Bryan
1670–
Stephen Bryan
1671–1698
Abigail Bryan
1671–
Elizabeth Bryan
1679–

Sources (41)

  • Connecticut, Compiled Census and Census Substitutes Index, 1790-1890
  • Richard Brian, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"
  • U.S., New England Marriages Prior to 1700

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World Events (3)

1638

On April 24, 1638, a company of five-hundred English Puritans led by the Reverend John Davenport and Theophilus Eaton, a wealthy London merchant, sailed into the harbor.

1644

Oldest Memorial

1666

New Haven County was created on 10 May 1666, and was named for an English port town called Newhaven, London, England

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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Alexander Bryan of Milford, Connecticut, his Ancestors and his Descendants

Alexander Bryan of Milford, Connecticut, his Ancestors and his Descendants http://archive.org/stream/alexanderbryanof00bald/alexanderbryanof00bald_djvu.txt BY C. C. BALDWIN, PRESIDENT OF THE WESTERN …

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