John Bryan

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Owner of Hartford estate in St Thomas-in-the-East, Jamaica. Deceased by 1791. His executor was Charles Bryan. In one of the Accounts Produce he appears as Rev. John Bryan.

  1. A monument in Westminster Abbey reads: "Sacred to the memory of Captain George Bryan, late of his Majesty's Coldstream Regiment of Foot Guards, son of the Rev. John Bryan, and Eliza Louisa his wife, of Hertford, in the island of Jamaica. He fell in the month of July, 1809, in the 27th year of his age, at the battle of Talavera, in Spain, so glorious in the annals of British valour, but so deeply afflicting to a widowed mother..." George, infant son of Rev. John Bryan of Egg Hill by Louiza his wife, baptised in St Thomas-in-the-East, Jamaica, 20/06/1782.

  2. Possibly the Rev. John Bryan, son of James of the Isle of St Thomas, America, gentleman, who matriculated Hertford College, Oxford, 31/10/1772, aged 19, BA 1777. This John Bryan was ordained Deacon in Christchurch, Oxford, 15/06/1777.


  1. An historical description of Westminster-abbey, its monuments and curiosities (1813) p. 164;, Jamaica Church of England Parish Register Transcripts, 1664-1880 [database online].

  2. CCEd Record ID 141709;, Oxford University Alumni, 1500-1886 [database online].

Further Information

Eliza Louisa
George (1782-1809)

Associated Estates (1)

The dates listed below have different categories as denoted by the letters in the brackets following each date. Here is a key to explain those letter codes:

  • SD - Association Start Date
  • SY - Association Start Year
  • EA - Earliest Known Association
  • ED - Association End Date
  • EY - Association End Year
  • LA - Latest Known Association
1791 [EA] - 1803 [LA] → Previous owner

Relationships (2)

Testator → Executor
Father → Son