"Here is the source for David's death on 10/5/1805 which I got from a pedigree resource file on familysearch.org -
A First Book of the Balcombe Family
Frank Wippoch Balcomb
The Fraedy Press, Peabody, MA
And here is an interesting…"
"Yes. David Jr. married Mary Hamilton who was his cousin. Her parents were Sylas Hamilton and Sarah "Sally" Bryant who is also know as Violet, also my grandmother's name (dau. of Sylvenous).
As to your question about Beddy/Pedda…"
"I am descended from David Bryant, Jr. who married Mary Hamilton from Palermo. My great grandfather was his son Sylvenous Jefferson Bryant. David, Mary and all the children removed to Minnesota after the Civil War. I'm sure I have more on…"