Name: BRYAN, ALLEN WILLIAM
Rank: 1st Sgt., 1st Lt.
Enlisted: 3 July 1861 at Westville, Dale County, Age 34 (Age 28 by Oates' roll)
Service History: Replaced by substitute (see Henry Cameron) 12 November 1861; discharge 1861/12/01. Transferred 1861 to Co A, Lewis's Cavalry Battalion (Dale County and Jackson County, Florida, formerly Co D). Surrendered at Citronelle, Alabama by Lt. Gen. R. Taylor, CSA, to Maj. Gen. E. R. S. Canby, USA, 4 May 1865 and paroled at Gainesville, Alabama, 14 May 1865. 
Date of Birth: 14 Feb 1827 Place of Birth: Alabama
Date of Death: 25 January 1902 Place of Death: Chattahoochie, Florida
Buried: Florida State Hospital Cemetery (Cemetery #2, Division #1), Chattahoochie, Gadsden County, Florida
Father: Thomas Bryan (b btw 1790-1795, d btw 1838-1839; buried either Randolph County, Georgia or Russell County, Alabama; son of Henry Bryan and Honor Bonnell)
Mother: Winifred (Mills?), (b abt 1790, d 31 Oct 1870)
Spouse(s): (1) Sophronia Alabama // (b 23 December 1826, d 22 April 1865 in Daleville or Gritney; married 2 April 1846 in Lowndes County, Alabama); (2) Catherine Elizabeth Mills (b 9 April 1845 in Florida, d 20 January 1923 in Dale County, Alabama, bur Ariton Cemetery, Dale County, Alabama; daughter of Thomas Sidney Mills and Eliza Jane Forbes)
Children: By (1) Santa Harding, Lindon Nichols, Winifred Matilda (Snell), Mary Marable (Trammell); by (2) Frank Allen, Alma Sidney (Patrick), Wiles Wilkes Booth, Pomeroy Mark, Charlie Abuddy, Robert Wesley, Hattie Forbes (Dean). 
Hattie (Hattye) Forbes Bryan married Thomas Jefferson Dean, grandson of Crawford George Dillard.
Occupation: Farmer
Residence(s): Daleville, Alabama
Other: Brother of Daniel F. Bryan; Brother-in-law of Wesley Berryan Mills and Thomas Sidney Mills; cousin of Benjamin Alexander Lanier
Pension record card Dale County, Alabama, Pension record number 30530; application filed by Mrs. Callie Bryan, widow, witnessed by J. M. McCarty and W. F. Collins; sworn testimonies by Mathew Cooper of Geneva County, John Austin of Dale County, and son L. N. Bryan of Dale County; pension granted 12 July 1914.
Photographs:

Catherine Elizabeth Mills Bryan and
Alma Bryan

Submitter: Georgia V. Fleming
                   Sharon Dean Lee
E-mail: hyacinth@ala.net 
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