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Genealogy Again April 14, 2017

Elizabeth Thrift Bryant  Elizabeth Thrift, came from Virginia to Ohio in the early 1800’s

She married Gilman Bryant in 1809 in Mt Vernon Ohio

Gilman had come to Ohio from Vermont



Genealogy By The Generations December 10, 2016

Starting with my 16 Great Great Grandparents – follow this link.





This document is only indirectly related to the list of the 16 Great Great Grandparents.  Some of the names are the same – e.g. Willis, Eaton.


Elizabeth Thrift Bryant, 1860 U.S. Census November 13, 2015

Filed under: 2X Great Grandmother,Ancestors,Genealogy — Janet @ 4:09 am

In the 1860 Census Elizabeth is listed as living in the household of her 25 year old grandson, James B. Miller.  In the 1910 Census that grandson is 75 years old.  (He died in 1916.)  He was my grandfather’s older brother.  My grandfather Major Charles Dana Miller, died long before in 1898.