Please adopt the profile of John T. Bryant, his wife, and children. John, born in 1828 in New Bern, North Carolina, was the son of Creed T. Bryant (b. Virginia) 1803), who migrated west to North Carolina and married Mary Myatt (b. North Carolina 1800, said to be at least part Native American, of the Cherokee Nation), and settled in Tennessee. John T. Bryant married Nancy Isabelle Duncan (b. Tennessee, 1835), the daughter of John David Duncan. Their children married into Harbison, Dickerson, Wyatt, and Hirschey families.