|Name:||William Bryant||Determine relationship to...|
|Birth:||8 MAR 1804 Tiverton||Father:||Bryant Mother:|
|Married:||Ann Jago Carkeet 3 APR 1833 The Friends Meeting House, Falmouth|
|Edith Ellen Bryant||1834|
|Arthur Charles Bryant||1841|
|Theodore Henry Bryant||1843|
|Elizabeth Annette Bryant||1843|
|Frederick Carkeet Bryant||30 MAR 1843 Falmouth, Cornwall||16 DEC 1888 Woodland Park, Leatherhead|
|Death:||24 JUL 1874 Eastbourne, Sussex|
|Remarks:||Founder of Bryant and May. |
William Bryant and Francis May started a candle making business in London in 1852 and in 1861 moved to Bow Street where they began making matches. In 1871 William lived at Oakenshaw, Oak Hill, Kingston on Thames, Surrey and was a manufacturer of chemical lights employing about 1500 persons.
Information from Bruce Bennett.
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