Bay and Tuscola counties border each other. People living in the area did not think of them as separate places and moved across county lines constantly.
George Bryant died in Fairgrove township on 17 Apr 1865. At the time his heirs were
Eliza Goodale, Cleveland, Ohio
Fidelia Childs, Russell, Ohio
Martha Beach, Akron, Michigan
Emily Bryant, Akron, Michigan
Millie P / Pamelia P / Amelia A Waldo, Akron, Michigan
Ransford Bryant, Fairgrove, Michigan
Silas Bryant, Fairgrove, Michigan
Hattie E Bryant, Fairgrove
The various spellings of the first name of Pamelia Waldo are from different parts of the estate file.
Owned N2 NE4 section 10 town 13n range 8e obtained with certificate 5349 from the Genesee Land Office on 15 Dec 1856. You can find an original certificate which you can copy on the Bureau of Land Management site.
Some of the children were under 'legal' age and had to have guardians appointed
J Deville Dennis for Emily Bryant
Birdsey Perkins for Silas Bryant
DW Leonard for Hattie Bryant
Charles H Beach for Pamelia P Waldo
George Bryant purchased lot 91, Akron township burying ground in section 23 near the house of James Dennis on 5 Jul 1865, from the Board of Health. I don't think there are grave markers on the lot, and no early sexton records.