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Bryant Family Genealogy Bibliography

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  • Acc. 1 Fair Lane Papers
    • box 1
      • Henry Ford and Clara Bryant Wedding, April 11, 1888
      • Licenses, county, and church
      • Records of Reverend Samuel W. Frisbie (photostatic copies of pages recording marriages including Henry Ford/Clara B. Ford)
    • box 15 Ford, Clara; Baptism certificate, 1866, Confirmation certificate, 1881
    • box 16 Ford, Clara; Funeral service and eulogy program, 1950
    • box 28 Family Genealogy; Bryant, Bench, Bogart
    • box 29 Family Genealogy; Bogart, Swartroot
    • box 53-54 Brown, Brubaker, and Bryant family correspondence
  • Acc. 23 General Personal Records series
    • box 28-30 Bryant Family genealogy files compiled by Gladys M. Salta
  • Acc. 526 Edward L. Bryant papers
    • box 1
      • Bryant Family History
      • Bryant Family Correspondence 
      • Clippings; Bryant Family
    • box 2
      • Military service records
      • Bryant family photographs
      • School records
    • box 3
      • Article; Bryant Homestead
      • Interview; Katherine Bryant
    • box 4 Photo album; Bryant Family
  • Acc. 587 Office of Henry Ford and Clara Ford Estate records
    • box 10 Ford, Clara; Biographical materials 
  • Acc. 588 Clara Ford Estate records series
    • box 2 Cemetery and church, 1950 (3 folders), Funeral
  • Acc. 1527 Ford R. Bryan Papers
    • box 8-9 Clara Ford material, includes Bryant Family Genealogy
    • box 10 Bryant Family
  • Acc. 285 Henry Ford Office papers
    • box 374 Mrs. Henry Ford (includes Gladys M. Salta, re: Bryants and Bogerts genealogies)
  • Acc. 1660 Photographic Vertical File
    • box 61-63 Bryant Family
    • box 74-78 Ford, Clara (includes Bryant Family)

Oral Histories

Vertical File

  • Bryant, Edgar Leroy (Roy)
  • Bryant, Eva (Mrs. Brubaker)
  • Bryant, Martha Bench
  • Bryant, Marvin
  • Bryant, Melvin S.
  • Bryant, Milton D.
  • Bryant, Warren W.
  • Bryant Family Genealogy


See also:

Dearborn Historical Museum:

  • Receipt of Cyrus Howard signed by John Bryant (January 1838)
  • Letter from Floyd L. Haight to Mrs. E. Roy Bryant appointing her chairman of the "Old Timers Get-together", Dearborn Historical Commission Correspondence (November 1939)
  • "Interview with Mr. E. Roy Bryant", 77 pp. typed (April 1964)
  • "Interview with Mr. E. Roy Bryant", 62 pp. typed (February 1968) 
  • Edward L. Bryant Transcription of Tape to Accompany Photo Collection presented at "Evenings at Fair Lane.” This largely concerns the Fair Lane Estate and For Family.


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