Moniteau County Missouri
Bryant Cemetery listings
On page 211 of the Recordings of Walker Township Cemeteries
published by the Moniteau County Historical Society, it states:
John Bryant is buried here near bend in Little Moniteau Creek. He was born in 1810 in Ireland - his death date is unknown. He died after an exhaustive fight with another Irishman, Alvin Longan. They had been friends before this tragedy. Some say one of his wives is buried here also.
* = Calculated Date based on age; d/o=daughter of; s/o=son of; w/o=wife of; m = married
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Last Name, First Name, Middle, Birth Date, Death Date, Comments
Bryant John -- 1810 - 1871 May -- Cem rec states Born in Ireland; Died after fight with another Irishman, Alvin Longan. Some say one of his wives
is buried here also. Bryant family history says buried beside Moniteau creek south of Rt N
Route N runs east from Hwy 87 approximately 5 miles north of California at Salem Baptist Church.
The John Bryant family can be found here, which is where the above date comes from.
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