Reverend Solomon Green O'Bryan

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Solomon Green O'Bryan

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Warren County, North Carolina, United States
Death: September 26, 1867 (46)
Burleson County, Texas, United States
Place of Burial: Burleson County, Texas, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Dennis Geraldeous O'Bryan, Jr. and Mary Christmas O'Bryan
Husband of Sarah Anne Gregory
Father of William Carey O'Bryan
Brother of Dr. Irwin T. O’Bryan and Amanda Melvina Harris

Occupation: Professor, Pastor, Chancellor
Managed by: Gene Allen Bryan
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About Reverend Solomon Green O'Bryan

Rev Solomon Green O'Bryan

  • Birth: Jan 22 1821
  • Death: Sep 26 1867
  • Cemetery: Hix Cemetery, Texas, USA
  • parents: Dennis Geraldeous O'Bryan, Mary "Polly"Green
  • Married: Sarah Ann Chandler

Math professor, pastor, First President of Waco University (which later merged with Baylor).

Children

  1. William Carey O'Bryan
  2. Mary P. O'Bryan
  3. John Chandler O'Bryan
  4. Solomon Green O'Bryan Jr. 

Links: Find A Grave Memorial# 38090214


Solomon was the son of Dennis Geraldeous & Mary Polly (Green) O'Bryan. He moved to TX and became Prof. of Mathematics at Baylor University at Independence, TX in 1852. He was also pastor of the First Baptist Church there. In 1854 he moved to Waco, TX and continued to preach. He also served as First President of Waco University which later merged with Baylor. Ref: Texas Hist. & Biographical Mag. Vol. I - by LINK, also Baylor at Independence 1845-1866 - by MURRAY.

Solomon married Sarah Anne Chandler, daughter of Rev. Pleasant Barnett & Mary (O'Kelley) Chandler 21 February 1854 in Fayette County, Texas. To them four children were born: 1. William Carey O'Bryan 2. Mary P. O'Bryan 3. John Chandler O'Bryan 4. Solomon Green O'Bryan Jr.

http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=38090214


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Reverend Solomon Green O'Bryan's Timeline

1821
January 22, 1821
Warren County, North Carolina, United States
1856
June 23, 1856
Waco, McLennan County, Texas, United States
1867
September 26, 1867
Age 46
Burleson County, Texas, United States
1867
Age 45
Burleson County, Texas, United States