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Mary "Nancy" Rich[1, 2]

Female 1847 - 1934


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  • Nickname  Nancy 
    Alt. Birth  2 Apr 1842 
    • This date came from her tombstone entry on the Rootsweb site. However, her age, as reported in census data for every year, supports the birth year of 1847.
    Born  2 Apr 1847  , , Decatur County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender  Female 
    Census: Federal  16 Aug 1850  , District 22, Decatur County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    • 1) Martha Rich, female age 40, born in GA, cannot read or write
      2) Isaac Rich, male age 17, laborer, born in GA
      3) George Rich, male age 14, born in GA, attended school
      4) Absalom Rich, male age 10, born in GA
      5) Goodmann Rich, male age 7, born in GA
      6) Elvira Rich, female age 5, born in GA
      7) Nancy Rich, female age 4, born in GA
      8) Joanna Rich, female age 10 months, born in GA
      9) Nancy Philips, female age 70, born in SC, cannot read or write
      10) Nancy Philips, female age 25, born in GA, cannot read or write
    Census: Federal  26 Jul 1860  , District 21, Decatur County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    • 1) Martha Rich, female age 50, farmer, $500 real estate, $900 personal estate, born in GA, cannot read or write
      2) George W. Rich, male age 23, laborer, born in GA
      3) David Rich, male age 18, laborer, born in GA
      4) Jordan Rich, male age 17, born in GA
      5) Elvira Rich, female age 15, born in GA
      6) Nancy Rich, female age 13, born in GA
      7) Joan Rich, female age 10, born in GA
      8) Alfred Rich, male age 7, born in GA
    Census: Federal  19 Aug 1870  , West Side Flint River, Decatur County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    • 1) Charles Briant, white male age 22, farmer, $250 personal estate, born in GA, married in Feb, cannot write
      2) Nancy Briant, white female age 23, at home, born in GA, married in Feb
      3) James Briant, white male age 10/12, born in Aug in GA
    Move  Dec 1874  [6
    from Decatur County, Georgia to Manatee County, Florida 
    Census: Federal  12 Jul 1880  , Precinct 7, Manatee County, Florida, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    • 1) Chas Bryant, head, white male age 33, farmer, born in GA, parents born in GA
      2) Nancy Bryant, wife, white female age 33, keeping house, born in GA, parents born in GA
      3) Jas I. Bryant, son, white male age 12, at school, born in GA
      4) Benjamin Bryant, son, white male age 10, at school, born in GA
      5) Louisa Bryant, daughter, white female age 9, born in GA
      6) Harriett Bryant, daughter, white female age 6, born in FL
      7) Mary Bryant, daughter, white female age 1, born in FL
    Census: Federal  29 Jun 1900  Precinct 11, Parrish, Manatee County, Florida, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    • 1) Charles Bryant, head, white male age 52, married 30 years, born Nov 1847 in GA, father born in NC, mother born in GA, farmer, owns a farm
      2) Mary Bryant, wife, white female age 53, mother of 8, 7 living, born Apr 1847 in GA, parents born in GA
      3) Louisa Bryant, daughter, single white female age 26, born Dec 1873 in GA, dressmaker
      4) Rosa Bryant, son, white male age 15, born Feb 1885 in FL, at school 5 months
      5) Blanch L. Bryant, daughter, white female age 3/12, born Feb 1900 in FL
    Pension Application  5 Jan 1910  , Riley, Manatee County, Florida, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    • It was filed 23 Oct 1909, and was denied because her husband's service was in the "home guards" of the State of Georgia. Florida state pension law only allowed home guards who also served in Florida.
    Census: Federal  18 May 1910  , Precinct 2-Mitchellville, Manatee County, Florida, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    • 1) Nancy Bryant, head, widowed white female age 64, mother of 8, 7 living, born in GA, parents born in GA, general farmer, owns a farm
      2) Healey[?] Bryant, grandson, single white male age 16, born in FL, parents born in GA, attended school
    Died  16 Nov 1934  [2
    Buried  Bethany Baptist Cemetery, Bethany, Manatee County, Florida, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Person ID  I934  Nestor Rich Tree
    Last Modified  11 Feb 2011 

    Father  Stephen Rich,   b. Abt 1805, , , , Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Between 1830 and 1840, , , Decatur County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Relationship  Natural 
    Mother  Martha Phillips,   b. 6 Jul 1807, , , , Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Jul 1885, , , Manatee County, Florida, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Relationship  Natural 
    Married  29 Mar 1827  , , Decatur County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID  F359  Group Sheet

    Family  Charles Bryant,   b. 5 Nov 1847, , , Decatur County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Oct 1905, , Bee Gum Slough, Manatee County, Florida, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  24 Feb 1870  , , Decatur County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [11
    Children 
     1. James I. Bryant,   b. 28 Aug 1869, , , Decatur County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Jan 1942
     2. Benjamin Bryant,   b. 29 Jul 1871, , , , Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Nov 1944
     3. Martha Louisa Bryant,   b. 20 Dec 1873, , , Decatur County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     4. Harriett Josephine Bryant,   b. 7 Nov 1876, , Payne's Prairie, Alachua County, Florida, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     5. Mary E. Bryant,   b. 2 Jul 1879, , , Manatee County, Florida, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     6. Thomas J. Bryant,   b. 22 Feb 1882,   d. 16 Jul 1938
     7. Rosa Lee Bryant,   b. 22 Feb 1885, , , Manatee County, Florida, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     8. Norah V. Bryant,   b. 21 Aug 1888, , , Manatee County, Florida, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 May 1892, , , Manatee County, Florida, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified  9 Aug 2005 
    Family ID  F943  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 2 Apr 1847 - , , Decatur County, Georgia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus: Federal - 16 Aug 1850 - , District 22, Decatur County, Georgia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus: Federal - 26 Jul 1860 - , District 21, Decatur County, Georgia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 24 Feb 1870 - , , Decatur County, Georgia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus: Federal - 19 Aug 1870 - , West Side Flint River, Decatur County, Georgia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus: Federal - 12 Jul 1880 - , Precinct 7, Manatee County, Florida, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus: Federal - 29 Jun 1900 - Precinct 11, Parrish, Manatee County, Florida, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsPension Application - 5 Jan 1910 - , Riley, Manatee County, Florida, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Bethany Baptist Cemetery, Bethany, Manatee County, Florida, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S25] Decatur County, Georgia - Past and Present 1823-1991, Decatur County Historical Society, compiler, (Roswell, Georgia: WH Wolfe Associates, Historical Publications Division, 1991), 352.

    2. [S834] "Bethany Baptist Cemetery," database, Rootsweb: Manatee County, Florida, Melissa Brewer and Beverly Mott Alstrom, contributors, (http://www.flgenhistonline.com/counties/manatee/Cemetery/bethany.html), grave marker entry for Nancy Rich Bryant.

    3. [S1255] 1850 U.S. census, Ancestry.com, Georgia, Decatur County, (http://www.ancestry.com: National Archives and Records Administration, 2005), M432, roll 67, District 22, p. 47, dwelling 277, family 277, Martha Rich household, accessed 5 Jul 2008, 5 Jul 2008.

    4. [S1294] 1860 U.S. census, Ancestry.com, Georgia, Decatur County, (http://www.ancestry.com: National Archives and Records Administration, 2004), M653, roll 119, District 21, p. 243, dwelling 985, family 985, Martha Rich household, accessed 5 Jul 2008, 5 Jul 2008.

    5. [S1481] 1870 U.S. census, Ancestry.com, Georgia, Decatur County, (http://www.ancestry.com: National Archives and Records Administration, 2003), M593, roll 146, West Side Flint River, p. 175, dwelling 442, family 442, Charles Briant household, accessed 5 Jul 2008, 5 Jul 2008.

    6. [S668] "Stewart Cemetery," database, Rootsweb: Manatee County, Florida, Melissa Brewer and Beverly Mott Alstrom, contributors, (http://www.flgenhistonline.com/counties/manatee/Cemetery/stewart.html), grave marker entry for Mrs. Martha Rich.

    7. [S1432] 1880 U.S. census, Ancestry.com, Florida, Manatee County, (http://ancestry.com: National Archives and Records Administration, 2005), T9, roll 130, Precinct 7, enumeration district (ED) 104, p. 22C, Charles Bryant household, accessed 3 Jul 2008, 3 Jul 2008.

    8. [S1400] 1900 U.S. census, Ancestry.com, Florida, Manatee County, (http://www.ancestry.com: National Archives and Records Administration, 2004), T623, roll 173, Precinct 11, enumeration district (ED) 83, p. 17B, dwelling 385, family 385, Charles Bryant household, accessed 3 Jul 2008, 3 Jul 2008.

    9. [S882] "Florida Confederate Pension Application Files, 1885-1954," images online, Florida Memory Project, a division of the State Library & Archives of Florida, Florida State Board of Pensions, (http://www.floridamemory.com/Collections/PensionFiles/), pension application file of Charley Bryant, application D18211, 1910.

    10. [S1373] 1910 U.S. census, Ancestry.com, Florida, Manatee County, (http://www.ancestry.com: National Archives and Records Administration, 2006), T624, roll 164, Mitchellville-Precinct 2, enumeration district (ED) 91, p. 171A, dwelling 274, family 275, Nancy Bryant household, accessed 3 Jul 2008, 3 Jul 2008.

    11. [S368] "Decatur County Georgia Marriage Records, 1824 - 1945," database, Decatur County, Georgia Rootsweb, Jordan Dodd, (http://www.rootsweb.com/~gadecatu/Marriage/surindex.html), marriage of Charles Bryant & Mary Rich, 24 Feb 1870, B-63.