See also

Family of William Bryant and Rachel Cole

Husband: William Bryant (1754?-1831)
Wife: Rachel Cole (1755?-1838)
Children: William Bryant (1776?-1830)
Sarah Bryant (1778?-1849)
Thomas Bryant (1779?-1859)
John Bryant (1783?-1848)
Henry Bryant (1785?-1839)
Robert Bryant (1788-1788)
Robert Bryant (1790-1792)
Robert Bryant (1792-1836)
Marriage 6 November 1775 St. James Church, Angel Hill, Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk, England1,2

Husband: William Bryant

Name: William Bryant1
Sex: Male
Father: William Bryant (1721?-1793)
Mother: Dorothy Cook (1722?- )
Birth 1754 (approx.)3
Baptism 13 October 1754 (age 0) St. James Church, Angel Hill, Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk, England3
son of William Bryant and Dorothy
Miscellaneous 30 September 18084
Peter Burton was committed to gaol for stealing two coombs and three bushels of wheat and was believed to have stolen a horse and cart belonging to William (note this could have belonged to William's son)
Death April 1831 (age 76-77)5,6
Burial 15 April 1831 St. James Church, Angel Hill, Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk, England5,6
aged 82 of Alms Houses Northgate Street St. James Bury St. Edmunds

Wife: Rachel Cole

Name: Rachel Cole1,3
Sex: Female
Alt. Name: Rachel Bryant1,2
Father: Henry Cole (1725?-1787)
Mother: Rachel Eager (1727?-1803)
Birth 1755 (approx.)3
Baptism 29 December 1755 (age 0) St. James Church, Angel Hill, Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk, England3
daughter of Henry Cole and Rachel
Death February 1838 (age 82-83)5,6
Burial 2 March 1838 St. James Church, Angel Hill, Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk, England5,6
aged 84, widow of Northgate St. James Bury St. Edmunds

Child 1: William Bryant

Name: William Bryant1
Sex: Male
Spouse: Ann Steel (1766?-1837)
Occupation tailor7
Birth 1776 (approx.)1,3
Baptism 10 October 1776 (age 0) St. James Church, Angel Hill, Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk, England1,3
son of William Bryant and Rachel
Miscellaneous 29 September 1808 Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk, England4
Peter Burton was imprisoned for stealing some wheat and also charged with stealing a horse and cart from belonging to William
Death November 1830 (age 53-54)5,6
Burial 7 November 1830 St. James Church, Angel Hill, Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk, England5,6
aged 54 of Cock Court, St. James, Bury St. Edmunds

Child 2: Sarah Bryant

Name: Sarah Bryant3
Sex: Female
Birth 1778 (approx.) Suffolk, England3,8
Baptism 28 October 1778 (age 0) St. James Church, Angel Hill, Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk, England3
daughter of William Bryant and Rachel
Census 6 June 1841 (age 62-63) Well Street, St. James, Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk, England8
aged 60, independent living alone, born in Suffolk
Death October 1849 (age 70-71) Suffolk, England5,6,9
Burial 18 October 1849 St. James Church, Angel Hill, Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk, England5,6
aged 76 of St. James Bury St. Edmunds

Child 3: Thomas Bryant

Name: Thomas Bryant3
Sex: Male
Spouse: Dorcas Suckling (1793?-1851)
Occupation basket maker then a workhouse labourer6,7,10
Birth 1779 (approx.) Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk, England3,10
Baptism 24 July 1780 (age 0-1) St. James Church, Angel Hill, Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk, England3
son of William Bryant and Rachael
Census absence 6 June 1841 (age 61-62)
Census 30 March 1851 (age 71-72) Thingoe Union Workhouse, College Street, St. Mary, Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk, England10
head aged 72 widower, workhouse labourerApril? living with a son, born Bury Suffolk
Death August 1859 (age 79-80) Suffolk, England5,6,11
Burial 29 August 1859 Cemetery, Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk, England5,6
aged 81, basket maker of Bury St. Edmunds Union House, service at St. Marys Bury St. Edmunds

Child 4: John Bryant

Name: John Bryant3
Sex: Male
Spouse: Elizabeth Baldwin (1783?-1846)
Occupation a grinder then a cutler7,12
Birth 1783 (approx.) Suffolk, England3,12
Baptism 5 November 1783 (age 0) St. James Church, Angel Hill, Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk, England3
son of William Bryant and Rachel
Census 6 June 1841 (age 57-58) Risbygate Street, St. James, Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk, England12
aged 59, cutler living with wife and a daughter, born in Suffolk
Criminal Witness 13 March 1847 (age 63-64) Bury Borough Sessions, Shirehall, Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk, England13
having witnessed the shop lifting of a cheese. One defendant was sentenced to a fortnights hard labour
Death July 1848 (age 64-65) Suffolk, England5,6,14
Burial 7 July 1848 St. James Church, Angel Hill, Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk, England5,6
aged 66 of St. James Bury St. Edmunds

Child 5: Henry Bryant

Name: Henry Bryant3
Sex: Male
Spouse: Ann Unknown (1778?-1838)
Birth September 1785 (approx.)3
Baptism 26 December 1785 (age 0) St. James Church, Angel Hill, Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk, England3
son of William Bryant and Rachel late Cole, aged 3 months
Death January 1839 (age 53) Suffolk, England5,6,15
Burial 17 January 1839 St. Mary's Church, Crown Street, Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk, England5,6
aged 53 of St. Mary Bury St. Edmunds

Child 6: Robert Bryant

Name: Robert Bryant5,6
Sex: Male
Birth April 17885,6
Death May 1788 (age 0)5,6
Burial 3 May 1788 St. James Church, Angel Hill, Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk, England5,6
aged 6 days, son of William and Rachel late Cole spinster

Child 7: Robert Bryant

Name: Robert Bryant3
Sex: Male
Birth 11 April 17903
Baptism 13 June 1791 (age 1) St. James Church, Angel Hill, Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk, England3
son of William Bryant and Rachel late Cole
Death December 1792 (age 2)5,6
Burial 29 December 1792 St. James Church, Angel Hill, Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk, England5,6
aged 3, son of William and Rachel late Cole spinster

Child 8: Robert Bryant

Name: Robert Bryant3
Sex: Male
Alt. Name: Robert Byant16
Spouse: Ann Parkington (1795?- )
Occupation labourer7
Birth 11 December 17923
Baptism 9 June 1794 (age 1) St. James Church, Angel Hill, Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk, England3
son of William Bryant and Rachel late Cole
Death April 1836 (age 43)5,6
Burial 10 April 1836 St. Mary's Church, Crown Street, Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk, England5,6
aged 45 of St. Mary Bury St. Edmunds

Sources

1"FindMyPast Parish Records Collection - Baptisms" (on-line at www.findmypast.co.uk).
2"Suffolk Family History Society - Blackbourn, Stow, Thedwastre and Thingoe Marriages 1754-1812" (2010 SFK-MI/05 own copy).
3"Suffolk Family History Society - Thingoe Baptisms 1754-1812" (2010 SFK-BPI-01/P2 own copy).
4"FindMyPast Newspaper article" (on-line at www.findmypast.co.uk). The Bury and Norwich Post Wednesday 5th October 1808 page:2.
5The Federation of Family History Societies, "National Burial Index for England & Wales v.3" (2010 own copy).
6"Suffolk Family History Society - Suffolk Burial Index" (2009 SFK-BUI/2 own copy).
7"Suffolk Family History Society - Thingoe Baptisms 1813-1900" (2010 SFK-BPI-01/P1 own copy).
8"Census 1841" (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). class:HO107 piece:1042 book:3 folio:18 page:29.
9"England and Wales Death Index 1837 - 2007" (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk, www.findmypast.co.uk and www.gro.gov.uk). Bury St. Edmunds 1849 quarter:4 volume:13 page:298.
10"Census 1851" (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). class:RG09 piece:1792 folio:180 page:31.
11"England and Wales Death Index 1837 - 2007" (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk, www.findmypast.co.uk and www.gro.gov.uk). Bury St. Edmunds 1859 quarter:3 volume:4a page:334.
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13"FindMyPast Newspaper article" (on-line at www.findmypast.co.uk). Bury and Norwich Post Wednesday 17 March 1847 page:2.
14"England and Wales Death Index 1837 - 2007" (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk, www.findmypast.co.uk and www.gro.gov.uk). Bury St. Edmunds 1848 quarter:2 volume:13 page:301.
15"England and Wales Death Index 1837 - 2007" (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk, www.findmypast.co.uk and www.gro.gov.uk). Bury St. Edmunds 1839 quarter:1 volume:13 page:297.
16"Suffolk Family History Society - Suffolk Marriage Index 1813 - 1837" (1992 - 2005). volume:1 page:12.