I visited Foard and Palo Pinto counties just recently, this is what I found.John and Viola apparently left Palo Pinto county before they passed away. Their children left a lot of information in Foard County.
Martha Etta (Mattie) Bryson married Albert Dunagan in Foard County Texas 17 October 1909.I reviewed birth records into the 1940's and found no children born to these two.She passed away in Wichita County Texas January 3, 1969.She was born September 30, 1891 in Granger, Williamson County, Texas.
Charles R. Bryson born March 28, 1893 in Granger, Williamson County, Texas.He married Hazel Kincheloe March 27, 1921 in Foard County, Texas.He died November 6, 1974 in Foard County Texas.I found no children born to these two.
Cora Gertrude Bryson was born February 10, 1895 in Granger, Williamson County, Texas.She married Robert Virgil Holman March 13, 1920 in Foard County Texas.He was an engineer and she was a school teacher.She died May 11, 1979 in Tarrant County Texas.She and Robert had at least 6 children; Robert Bryson Holman born April 1, 1921, Ruth Lorene Holman born May 17, 1923, Baby Holman born May 6, 1926 (stillborn),Eldon Morris Holman born April 29, 1929, the other two I couldn't find.
John Russell Bryson was born August 1897 in Granger, Williamson County, Texas.He married Willie J. Bussey date and place unknown.They had at least 3 children; a set of twins, Willie Lois Bryson a girl and Russell Norris Bryson a boy born June 22, 1921 in Foard County Texas, I couldn't find the first.John Russell Bryson died January 11, 1978 in Hollis, Harmon County, Oklahoma.
Arthur Malcolm Bryson was born September 6, 1899 in Williamson County Texas.He first married Zelda Agnes Pyle August 14, 1920 in Foard County Texas.He later married Norma Vee Flesher August 19, 1966 in Wilbarger County Texas.Malcolm and Zelda had at least two children: Marvin A. Bryson born 1921 and Dorothy Bryson born 1923.Malcolm died March 21, 1991 in Rogers, Arkansas.
Carrie Gladys Bryson was born November 26, 1901 in Williamson County Texas.She married Euliss Samuel Flesher April 23, 1919 in Foard County Texas.They had at least three children:Gladys Maxine Flesher born November 7, 1921 in Foard County Texas, Leland Euliss Flesher born September 5, 1925 in Foard County Texas, and Wilma Arlene Flesher born January 29, 1927 in Wilbarger County.According to the Social Security Death Index she died in Shallote, North Carolina February 1987.
Mary Ida Lee Bryson: I found exactly nothing in either Foard or Palo Pinto Counties.
Marion L. Bryson born about 1910 according to the 1910 census did not show up in the 1920 census.And in a probated birth certificate for Jesse Donald Bryson it was listed that Viola had 9 children and only 8 living.I suppose that Marion had died before Jesse Donald was born.
Jesse Donald Bryson was born September 23, 1912 in Foard County Texas.He married Patricia Ferris date and place unknown.They had at least one child; Patricia Diane Bryson born July 15, 1944 in Dallas County Texas.Jesse Donald Bryson passed away June 25, 1998 in San Jose, California.
I do have a family tree on the World Connect at Rootsweb.com if you would like to view all that I have.
Windom, Fannin County, Texas