Michael Bryant

Male 1770 -


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  • Name Michael Bryant 
    Born 1765-1770 
    Gender Male 
    Census 1790-1830  Moore County, NC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Census 1840  McNairy County, TN Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • 1790 -- Census, Moore County, NC Page 157
      Michael Bryant
      (16+) 1M
      2F

      1792, May 23 -- Land Grant #432, Moore County, NC
      Mary Hines received 50 acres located on Possimond [Persimmon] Branch of Flag Creek including Nicholas Wallace's improvement. Michael Bryant and James Hines were chain carriers.

      1793, Dec-Jan 1794 -- General Assembly Session Records, Box 3
      Mikel Briant signed a petition to form Alfordstown as County Seat for Moore County, NC. [Editor's Note: the petition failed. In 1796 the NC General Assembly established Carthage as the county seat. In 1806, it was changed to Faginsville to honor Richardson Fagin. The name was changed back to Carthage in 1814]

      1800 -- Census, Moore County, NC Page 75
      Michael Bryant
      (26-45) 1M 1F
      (10-16) 1F
      (0-10) 4M 1F

      1810 -- Census, Moore County, NC Page 601
      Michael Bryant
      (26-45) 1M 1F
      (16-26) 2M 2F
      (10-16) 2M 1F
      (0-10) 4F

      1810, Nov 21 -- Land Grant #2154, Moore County, NC
      Thomas Graham received 45 acres located east of McLendons Creek adjoining John Lewis, Michael Bryant, Robert Graham Dec'd. and his own line. Micheal Bryant and Elisha Bryant were chain carriers.

      1818-1823 -- Tax List, Moore County, NC
      Michael Bryant listed 660 acres valued at $570

      1820 -- Census, Moore County, NC Page 316
      Michael Bryant
      (45+) 1M 1F
      (16-26) 2M 2F
      (10-16) 1F
      Slaves
      (26-45) 1F
      (0-14) 1F

      1823, Nov 19 -- 1823-1831 Court of Pleas and Quarter Sessions, Moore County, NC Page 17
      Ordered that Michael Bryant, surviving administrator of Thomas Graham, Dec'd. be permitted to sell slaves and equally distribute process to heirs.

      1824, Feb 17 -- 1823-1831 Court of Pleas and Quarter Sessions, Moore County, NC Page 24
      Jesse Brown, James Dunlap and Malcom McRummen appointed to settle with Michael Bryant, Administrator of Thos. Graham, Dec'd.

      1824, Nov 27 -- Land Grant #2694, Moore County, NC
      James Bryant received 50 acres located south of McLendons Creek adjoining Jesse Phillips, Dunlap and Thomas Graham. Michael Bryant and Jesse Phillips were chain carriers.

      1825, Feb 24 -- 1823-1831 Court of Pleas and Quarter Sessions, Moore County, NC Page 69-70
      Deed from Michael and Leah Bryant to Jas. Bryant proven by M. McCrummen
      Power of Attorney from James Graham to Michael Bryant proven by Thomas Bryant

      1830 -- Census, Moore County, NC Page 447
      Michael Bariant
      (60-70) 1M 1F
      (10-15) 1M
      Slaves
      (36-55) 1F
      (10-24) 1M 1F

      1840 -- Census, McNairy County, TN Page 56
      Michael Bryant
      (70-80) 1M 1F
      (50-60) 1M
    Person ID I04100  Moore County Wallaces
    Last Modified 24 Apr 2021 

    DNA Tests  5 DNA tests are associated with Michael Bryant 

    Family Leah Graham,   b. 1765-1770  [1
    Children 
    +1. Elisha B. Bryant,   b. 19 Dec 1791,   d. Oct 1864, Hardeman County, TN Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years)
    +2. James Bryant,   b. 8 Nov 1793,   d. 1869  (Age 75 years)
     3. Needham A. Bryant,   b. 4 Jun 1797
     4. Thomas Bryant,   b. 1798,   d. McNairy County, TN Find all individuals with events at this location
    +5. Dicy Bryant,   b. 1801
     6. Nelly Bryant,   b. 1805
    Last Modified 25 Feb 2015 
    Family ID F1374  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1790-1830 - Moore County, NC Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1840 - McNairy County, TN Link to Google Earth
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  • Documents
    1792 Land Grant, Moore County, NC #432 - Mary Hines/Hynes (folder & survey)
    1792 Land Grant, Moore County, NC #432 - Mary Hines/Hynes (folder & survey)
    Only reference to the "older" Nicholas Wallace

  • Sources 
    1. [S91] James Earl Brannon, Jr.website [http://familytreemaker.genealogy.com/users/b/r/a/James-E-Brannon-jr/index.html], James Earl Brannon Jr., 833 Jarnac Dr., Kissimmee, FL 34759, james@startyourvacation.com .