Bryant, William Patricious

Birth Name Bryant, William Patricious
Gender male
Age at Death about 38 years


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.B
Children 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


Event Date Place Description Sources
Birth about 1795 New Brunswick, Canada son of William Bryant  
Death 1833 Prince Edward Island, Canada 1832 or 1833  


Family of Bryant, William Patricious and Coughlin, Catherine Maria

Married Wife Coughlin, Catherine Maria ( * about 1798 + August 20, 1893 )
Name Birth Date Death Date
Bryant, Thomas
Bryant, Susanna
Bryant, Robert
Bryant, WilliamFebruary 14, 1819before 1911
Bryant, Mary AnnSeptember 2, 1821
Bryant, David LongJanuary 4, 1828November 23, 1907
Bryant, Maria EllenAugust 27, 1831May 5, 1917
Bryant, JoanneSeptember 22, 1832February 27, 1891