Edwin Bryant

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Edwin Bryant

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    Edwin Bryant

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    • Birth Date:
    • 21 Aug 1805 
    • Birth Location:
    • Pelham, Hampshire, Massachusetts 
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    • 16 Dec 1869 
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    • Notes: 
    • Author of What I Saw in California which chronicles his overland journey to California in 1846 and includes the harrowing account of the ill-fated Donner Party who were also traveling to California in that same year.

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  • Sources for Edwin Bryant

    • 1 Massachusetts Vital Records to 1850 (Online Datebase), New England Historic Genealogical Society (2001-2008), Pelham, Vol. 1, p. 20, Birth record for Edwin Bryent.
    • 2 New England Historical and Genealogical Register, (New England Historic and Genealogical Society), 2001, Vol. 155, p. 198.