Submitted by - Judy (Bryant) Dawber - Jis4Judy@hotmail.com
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The Descendants of William Patricious Bryant and Maria Coughlin
1. William Patricious Bryant m. Maria Coughlin. William was a Ship Carpenter and resided in Lot 26, P.E.I. It appears that William was killed by accident in 1832, at Ramsay's Shipyard in Grand River and is buried in Old Pot Hill Anglican Cemetery. Maria Coughlin m. 2. John Bowser on April 25, 1833 and they moved to Harcourt, N.BChildren of William Patricious Bryant and Maria Coughlin were:
i. Thomas b. December 23rd 1817 at Cascumpec, P.E.I.
ii. William b. September 30th 1819, P.E.I. and baptized 1820 in St Pauls Anglican church in Charlottetown , P.E.I. It is believed his wife Betsy is an aunt of Maria MacArthur.
iii. Mary Anne b. September 2, 1821, P.E.I. and baptized July 16 1823 in Richmond parish, P.E.I..
iv. David Long b. January 1827, P.E.I. and died in Hyannis, Mass U.S.A in November 1907. Maria, his wife died April 9th 1900 at age 65 and is buried in Bideford United Church cemetery
2 v. Maria Ellen Couglin b. 1830, P.E.I., married Moses Dyment b. 1830. 1881 Census: Moses Dyment, age 51, farmer born England. Maria age 51, born NB.
vi. Johanna b. 1832, P.E.I. m. Duncan MacArthur. Johanna was born September 22 1832 and baptized on April 25, 1833 in Richmond parish, P.E.I.
vii. Susannah - struck by lightning and was crippled.
viii.Robert - Robert moved to USA after which there was no contact
2. Maria Ellen Couglin b. 1830, P.E.I., married Moses Dyment b. 1830. 1881 Census: Moses Dyment, age 51, farmer born England. Maria age 51, born NB.
Children of Maria Ellen Coughlin and Moses Dyment were:
i. Robert age 26
ii. Mary age 24
iii. John age 22
iv. Jane age 20
v. David age 18
vi. Humphrey age 16
vii. Eleanor age 14
viii. Elizabeth G. age 12
ix. Charles William age 10
x. Martha J. age 8
xi. Jessie M. age 6
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