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"The Bryants of Spartanburg" manuscript

"The Bryants of Spartanburg" manuscript

Posted: 938224621000
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Looking for information about the manuscript "The Bryants of Spartanburg" (SC) beginning with William Briant (c1741 VA - c1834 SC) written by Jennings Bland Pope, Ph.D, CPA and donated to the Genealogical Dept. - Church of J C of L-D Saints in SLC, Utah by James L. Reid, Ph.D from Campobello, SC in 1983.

My line is:
William Briant Sarah Tolleson
James Briant Jemima Dillard
William F. Bryant Delilah Dillard
Tyrrell Bryant Charlotte Reid (from Spartanburg, SC)
Terrell Martin Bryant Sarah Elizabeth Beaty (from Calhoun County, Alabama)
Lewis Edward Bryant (from Texas)

To exchange information please E-Mail me at:


William M Bryant

Ann (View posts)
Posted: 944298713000
I am looking for gggrandfather William M Bryant born ca 1823 in ?GA.
Married Mary E Lakey Dec 1850 in Talladega Al. Could he possibly tie
into your line? Have one into a deadend on my search for him.
Email any information you might have.

William M. Bryant

Posted: 944339647000
Edited: 1140500139000
I don't have any information relating this William M. Bryant (Briant) to William Briant of Spartanburg. Sorry.

William Bryant

Posted: 946060266000
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There is a William Bryant in my family from Georgia please respond

William M Bryant GA

Posted: 948046681000
Edited: 1152065512000
Email with any info that you might have. Was told
that my William was born ca 1823. Left for Civil War
after 1860 and never returned home. Hope our
info connects.

"The Bryants of Spartanburg" manuscript

Beverly DeVaughn (View posts)
Posted: 961169052000
Perry - I may can help you some. The manuscript you are seeking was donated to
the Genealogy Room of the library in Union
Co., MS by my cousin, Dr. Tommy Bryant, who has done extensive research on our family. I have some xeroxed papers of the Pope manuscript that I'll be glad to copy and send to you. Beverly

James Daniel Bryant

Posted: 961352266000
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My husband's great grandfather, James Daniel Bryant, was from Spartanburg. He came to Al
before the War Between the States and settled in Calhoun Co AL. He is interested in any information about the Bryants in Spartanburg.

Bryants of Spartanburg

Beverly DeVaughn (View posts)
Posted: 961416033000
Jean - I don't have a James Daniel Bryant
among the info I have. My ancestor was
William Briant/Bryant born abt. 1741 in VA
and died 1834 in Spartanburg Co., SC. He
married Sarah Tolleson abt. 1765 in NC. If
this is your line, I do have info on the

James Daniel Bryant

Posted: 961441911000
Edited: 1005092376000
Thank you so much for the information. I believe our line of the Bryant family would have been in Spartanburg about 1834. We are going to check the dates. Again, Thank you.

Bryants of Spartansburg - manuscript

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Edited: 1140500139000
Beverly, Thanks for the response. Sorry it has taken so long to get back to you!
I would really like to share some information with you regarding the Briants/Bryants of Spartanburg. My line is from William F. Briant (9th child of Wm Briant Sarah Tolleson.
I received a letter in 1983 that Dr. Tommy Bryant and Dr. James Reid were thinking about updating the Pope manuscript. I was able to contact Dr. Reid.
I would really like to share some information with you. Please e-mail me at: or leave your e-mail address so that I can send info.
Thanks, Perry
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