George Seabrook Bryan

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George Seabrook Bryan
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Judge of the United States District Court for the District of South Carolina
In office
March 12, 1866 – September 1, 1886
Appointed by Andrew Johnson
Preceded by Andrew Gordon Magrath
Succeeded by Charles Henry Simonton
Personal details
Born May 22, 1809 (1809-05-22)
Charleston, South Carolina
Died September 28, 1905 (1905-09-29) (aged 96)
Flat Rock, North Carolina
Spouse(s) Rebecca L. Dwight

George Seabrook Bryan (May 22, 1809 – September 28, 1905) was a United States federal judge.

Born in Charleston, South Carolina, Bryan read law to enter the bar.

On February 9, 1866, Bryan was nominated by President Andrew Johnson to a seat on the United States District Court for the District of South Carolina vacated by Andrew Gordon Magrath. Bryan was confirmed by the United States Senate on March 12, 1866, and received his commission the same day. Bryan's service was terminated on September 1, 1886, due to retirement.

He died in Flat Rock, North Carolina.

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Legal offices
Preceded by
Andrew Gordon Magrath
Judge of the United States District Court for the District of South Carolina
1866–1886
Succeeded by
Charles Henry Simonton