Mary Elizabeth Gurney

21 May 1861–18 October 1951 (Age 90)
Lehi, Utah, Utah Territory, United States

The Life of Mary Elizabeth

When Mary Elizabeth Gurney was born on 21 May 1861, in Lehi, Utah, Utah Territory, United States, her father, William Gurney, was 26 and her mother, Julia Jean, was 20. She married James Reese Bryant on 30 November 1882, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah Territory, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 4 daughters. She lived in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 1930 and Salt Lake City Ward 3, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 1940. She died on 18 October 1951, in Provo, Utah, Utah, United States, at the age of 90, and was buried in Lehi Cemetery, Lehi, Utah, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

James Reese Bryant
1857–1940
Mary Elizabeth Gurney
1861–1951
Marriage: 30 November 1882
Julia May Bryant
1883–1964
James William Bryant
1884–1900
John Albert Bryant
1889–
Ellis Eugene Bryant
1890–1916
Elizabeth Pearl Bryant
1892–1918
Myrtle Iva Bryant
1894–1959
Hazel Eva Bryant
1896–1928
Lester George Bryant
1899–1985

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
30 November 1882
Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah Territory, United States
children

(8)

+3 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(12)

+7 More Children

World Events (8)

1871

Age 10

British Columbia joins the confederation.
1884

Age 23

Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).
1886

Age 25

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.

Name Meaning

English (of Norman origin): habitational name from any of various places in France named Gournay, notably Gournay-en-Brai in Seine-Maritime.

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

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Story Highlight

LEHI WOMAN NEARS 90th ANNIVERSARY, about Mary G. Bryant

LEHI WOMAN NEARS 90th ANNIVERSARY Lehi--Mrs. Mary G. Bryant, Lehi, will be honored at a family gathering on her ninetieth birthday, Monday, at the home of a niece, Mrs. Mildred S. Richens, 50 North Te …

Sources (3)

  • Mary Elizabeth Bryant in household of James Reese Bryant, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • Mary Elizabeth Gurney Bryant, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • Mary A Bryant in household of James D H Bryant, "England and Wales Census, 1891"

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