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Sallie L. O'Bryan 

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Seaborn Charles Thomas O'Bryan
7/1863 - 1931

Loula Freeman
12/1865 - 1905
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Sallie L. O'Bryan
5/1894 - 1915
Sallie L. O'Bryan was born on an unknown day in May 1894 in Chipola, Florida and died about 1915 in Calhoun Co., Florida. Dates for birth and death are estimated. She lived to be about 20 years old.

The daughter of Seaborn Charles Thomas O'Bryan (O'Bryant) (7/1863 -1931)and Loula O'bryan (12/1865). She married George Bailey on 11/23/1913 in Calhoun Co. FL. They had one son Samuel Lee (1915)She may have died in/or as the result of childbirth.
Census6/1/1900 Board Head FL (Calhoun County) 6 yrs old 
Recorded as family #701, 79: Seborn C. O'Bryant (age 37, born July 1863), Loula O'Bryant (age 34, born Dec. 1865), Mary J. O'Bryant (age 13, born Nov. 1886), Charles O'Bryant (11, Feb. 1889), John William O'Bryant (9, March 1891), Osa H. O Bryant (8, 1892), Sallie O'Bryant (6, May 1894), and Jessee L. O'Bryant (age 1, born Oct. 1898). All were born in FL, as were their parents. Seborn is a farmer working the family farm. Seborn and Loula have been married fifteen years and had seven children, six are living. All speak English. While Seborn cannot read or write, his wife can. The oldest five children can read and write and they are attending school. 
Additional information about Calhoun County, FL around 1900: The first automobile, nick-named Chicken Killer, arrives in Blountstown in 1905. The photo on the right shows The Chicken Killer. Click the photo for a larger view. Click here to see a map from this timeperiod.
Census1/1/1910 Traylors Mill FL (Calhoun County) 15 yrs old 
Recorded as family #45,46: Seborn C. T. Obryan (age 49), Delia E. Obryan (age 41), Mary J. Taylor (24), Charley S. Taylor (22), John W. Taylor (20), Osea H. Taylor (18), Sallie L. Taylor (16), Jesse L. Taylor (11), Susian L. Taylor (9), Gracy E. Taylor (5), and James J. Cutts (stepson, age 12). All were born in FL. Seborn's parents were born in GA, Delia's were born in TX. Seborn is a farmer working a general family farm. Charles, John, Osea, Sallie and Jesse are laborers working on the home farm. Seborn and Delia have been married one year. Delia says she has given birth to three children and two are still living. All speak English. Seborn can read, but he cannot write. Delia, Mary and Charles can read and write. James W. (age 20) through Susian (age 9) have been attending school. 
Marriage11/23/1913 Blountstown FL (Calhoun County) 19 yrs old 
George Bailey's marriage to Sallie Obiyant (spelled wrong) has both birthplace as of Chipola, Fla. Date: Nov. 23, 1913, marriage place: Calhoun Co., Florida, Indexing project (batch) number: M73692-6; system origin: Florida-EASy; source film number: 925884.  

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12 1906 An attempt to drain the Everglades and convert it to farmland begins.
1 1895 Wireless telegraph and the "antenna" are invented but it covers a very short distance.
3 1897 First ship to shore message is sent using an improved form of wireless telegraph
6 1900 The cause of yellow fever is discovered. It is proven that the fever is spread by mosquitoes. This rallies an effort to provide better mosquito control.
6 1900 Freud publishes his book "The Interpretation of Dreams"
7 1901 First transatlantic wireless telegraph is sent.
8 1902 The first Tyrannosaurus Rex fossil is discovered.
9 1903 Wright Brothers complete the first successful flight with an airplane at Kitty Hawk
10 1904 The first vacuum tube diode is invented by Fleming
12 1906 Electrons are discovered by Thomson
12 1906 The triode vacuum tube is invented
12 1906 Kellogg sells the first box of Corn Flakes
18 1912 The unsinkable Titanic sinks on its first trip to New York drowning 1,513 people.
19 1913 Ford builds the first assembly line into his automobile production plant
20 1914 The first traffic lights (which is only red or green) are put up in America; Construction of the Panama Canal is completed
14 1908 NEWS HEADLINES: Henry Ford produces the first Model T automobile
18 1912 White residents of Forsyth County, GA, drive the black population out.
19 1913 NEWS HEADLINES: Edison invents motion pictures
15 1909 The National Association for Advancement of Colored People is formed (NAACP)
16 1910 Boy Scout and Girl Scout Organizations are introduced in America and the concept of a "week end" meaning time off from regular work begins to take root. The British Empire covers 1/5th of the world land area.
15 1909 The "Piltdown Man" hoax -- a fake archeological discovery announced by dishonest scientists who wanted to "prove" that human beings had evolved in Europe
20 1914 World War I - Following the crisis touched off by the assassination of Archduke Ferdinand of Austria in Sarajevo, Germany declared war on Russia and additional countries joined the war within several days.

George Bailey
Born on May 16, 1895 and died on March 24, 1956.
They were married 11/23/1913.

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The Children of Sallie L. O'Bryan

Samuel Lee Bailey
Born in Calhoun Co., Florida on April 25, 1915 and died in Columbus, Georgia on April 18, 1972. He was 57 years old.

He married Bessie Lee Lauramore on March 18, 1935. They had seven sons. The first one, Jimmy Earl, died in infancy and is buried at Red Oak Cemetery, Blountstown, FL.
They moved to Slocomb, AL wher...
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