Sampson Lawson Bryant

about 1836–
Spartanburg, South Carolina, United States

The Life of Sampson Lawson

When Sampson Lawson Bryant was born about 1836, in Spartanburg, South Carolina, United States, his father, Muse Tolleson Bryant, was 32 and his mother, Jemima Littlejohn, was 31. He lived in Spartanburg, Spartanburg, South Carolina, United States in 1850.

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Family Time Line

Muse Tolleson Bryant
1804–1885
Jemima Littlejohn
1805–1852
Sarah Bryant
1825–
Nancy Bryant
1829–1880
Elinda Bryant
1831–
Alfred T. Bryant
1834–
Sampson Lawson Bryant
1836–
Adeline Bryant
1840–
Thomas Bryant
1844–
James Bryant
1832–1865
Andrew Granville Bryant
1838–1925
Mahulda "Hulda" Clara Bryant
1842–1910

Parents and Siblings

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World Events (8)

1836 · Remember the Alamo

Age 0

Being a monumental event in the Texas Revolution, The Battle of the Alamo was a thirteen-day battle at the Alamo Mission near San Antonio. In the early morning of the final battle, the Mexican Army advanced on the Alamo. Quickly being overrun, the Texian Soldiers quickly withdrew inside the building. The battle has often been overshadowed by events from the Mexican–American War, But the Alamo gradually became known as a national battle site and later named an official Texas State Shrine.
1860

Age 24

In 1860, South Carolina quit the United States because its citizens were in favor of slavery and President Lincoln was not. The Civil War started a year later.
1867 · Sorry Mr. President, You can't do that.

Age 31

This Act was to restrict the power of the President removing certain office holders without approval of the Senate. It denies the President the power to remove any executive officer who had been appointed by the president with the advice and consent of the Senate, unless the Senate approved the removal during the next full session of Congress. The Amendment was later repealed.

Name Meaning

English (mainly southwestern England): variant of Bryan .

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

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Sources (1)

  • Lanson Bryant in household of Mace Bryant, "United States Census, 1850"

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