James Bryant

14 December 1810–
Saco, York, Maine, United States

The Life of James

When James Bryant was born on 14 December 1810, in Saco, York, Maine, United States, his father, James Bryant, was 30 and his mother, Olive Patterson, was 26. He married Lucy Treadwell Lefavor on 23 November 1832, in Portland, Cumberland, Maine, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter.

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James Bryant
Lucy Treadwell Lefavor
Marriage: 23 November 1832
Lucy T Bryant

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    Lucy Treadwell Lefavor


23 November 1832
Portland, Cumberland, Maine, United States


    Lucy T Bryant


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World Events (8)


Age 2

War of 1812. U.S. declares war on Britain over British interference with American maritime shipping and westward expansion.

Age 10

Maine is the 23rd state.
1842 · Webster–Ashburton Treaty

Age 32

The Webster-Ashburton Treaty was signed on August 9, 1842 and resolved the border issues between the United States and British North American colonies which had caused the Aroostook War. The treaty contained several agreements and concessions. It called for an end on the overseas slave trade and proposed that both parties share the Great Lakes. It also reaffirmed the location of the westward frontier border (near the Rocky Mountains) as well as the border between Lake Superior and Lake of the Woods. The treaty was signed by Daniel Webster (United States Secretary of State) and Alexander Baring (British Diplomat, 1st Baron Ashburton).

Name Meaning

English (mainly southwestern England): variant of Bryan .

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

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  • James Bryant, "Maine Births and Christenings, 1739-1900"
  • Legacy NFS Source: James Bryant -

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