Birth Date: 1860
Death Date: 1 April 1879
Burial Date: 5 April 1879
Father: Captain Robert Bryant
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Richard was the son of Captain Bryant and Mary Bryant. He drowned along side his father off of Nantucket, MA. Captain Bryant was master of the three-masted schooner Emma G. Edwards. During a nor'easter that began as rain and quickly turned into a storm with gale force winds, sleet, snow and raging seas. Captain Robert Bryant and the stewart Millard J Williams are interred at Prospect Cemetery, Nantucket, MA.