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Briant, George Riley

Personal Information
Last Name Briant
First Name George
Middle Name Riley
Maiden Name
Death Date 2/3/1918
Birth Date 8/17/1842
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Source Information Cemetery index
Cemetery Poplar Grove
Family Information
Spouse Mary D. Briant
Survived By Wife.
Other Age 75. Born in Clay Township, Morgan Co., Ind.; son of John S. and Rachel (Burris) Briant. Enlisted in Union Army Aug. 12, 1861: Co. A, 33rd Reg. Ind. Vol. Had his left arm shot off at the shoulder; discharged Feb. 1863. Morgan County chapter of Daughters of the Union created by descendants of George Riley Briant, and chapter bears his name. Buried Poplar Grove Cemetery at Wilbur.
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