Terry Jay Bryant

Male22 August 1950–

Brief Life History of Terry Jay

When Terry Jay Bryant was born on 22 August 1950, his father, Andy Jay Bryant, was 22 and his mother, Pearl Beatrice Harrison, was 18.

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Terry Jay Bryant
1950–
Virginia Carol Flint
1954–

Sources (3)

  • Terry Jay Bryant, "Virginia, Marriage Certificates, 1936-1988"
  • Jerry Eugene Bryant, "North Carolina, Department of Archives and History, Index to Vital Records, 1800-2000"
  • Terry J Bryant, "Virginia, Divorce Records, 1918-1988"

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Name Meaning

English (of Norman origin): from the Celtic personal name Brian (from brigo- ‘high’ + the suffix -ant-), with excrescent -t. Breton bearers of this name were among the Normans who invaded England in 1066. They went on to settle in Ireland in the 12th century, where the name mingled with the native Irish form Briain (see O'Brien ). The latter had also been borrowed, as Brján, by the Vikings, who introduced it independently into northwestern England before the Norman Conquest.

Breton: very rare variant of Briant (see Briand ) and, in North America, (also) an altered form of this.

History: The American poet William Cullen Bryant (1794–1878) came of a New England family, being descended from Stephen Bryant, who had settled in Plymouth Colony in 1632.

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

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