Mary Agnes Bryant

22 March 1921–5 April 2002 (Age 81)
Amherst, Virginia, United States

The Life of Mary Agnes

When Mary Agnes Bryant was born on 22 March 1921, in Amherst, Virginia, United States, her father, Thomas Jackson Bryant, was 37 and her mother, Mary Agnes Walker, was 43. She married Louis Julian "Guilio" Magri on 11 December 1947, in Amherst, Virginia, United States. She lived in Elon, Amherst, Virginia, United States in 1930. She died on 5 April 2002, in Fort Worth, Tarrant, Texas, United States, at the age of 81.

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Family Time Line

Louis Julian "Guilio" Magri
1919–1980
Mary Agnes Bryant
1921–2002
Marriage: 11 December 1947

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
11 December 1947
Amherst, Virginia, United States

Parents and Siblings

    Thomas Jackson Bryant

    Male1883–1939Male

    Mary Agnes Walker

    Female1877–1942Female

siblings

(3)

    Herman Walker Bryant

    Male1912–1934Male

    Thomas Jackson Bryant

    Male1915–1948Male

    Female1921–2002Female

World Events (8)

1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 2

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.
1941 · Pentagon is Built in Arlington

Age 20

The Pentagon was developed as the Department of Defense had outgrown the other buildings were it was previous located.The groundbreaking for the Pentagon was on September 11, 1941. When the Pentagon was being built, it was determined that it could be no taller than four stories high. Colonel Leslie R. Groves was the supervisor of the project, he would later become known for helping on the Manhattan Project.
1944 · The G.I Bill

Age 23

The G.I. Bill was a law that provided a range of benefits for returning World War II veterans that were on active duty during the war and weren't dishonorably discharged. The goal was to provide rewards for all World War II veterans. The act avoided life insurance policy payouts because of political distress caused after the end of World War I. But the Benefits that were included were: Dedicated payments of tuition and living expenses to attend high school, college or vocational/technical school, low-cost mortgages, low-interest loans to start a business, as well as one year of unemployment compensation. By the mid-1950s, around 7.8 million veterans used the G.I. Bill education benefits.

Name Meaning

English (mainly southwestern England): variant of Bryan .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Mary A Bryant in household of Thomas J Bryant, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Miss Mary Bryant in entry for Thomas Jackson Bryant, "United States, GenealogyBank Historical Newspaper Obituaries, 1815-2011"
  • Mary Agnes Bryant, "Virginia, Marriage Certificates, 1936-1988"

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