Miss Bertha Bryan died on Wednesday at the home of her cousin, Rev. Mr. Bowdin, pastor of Zion church at South Eatontown. She was eighteen years old and her death was due to consumption. Miss Bryan was at one time employed by Miss Susan Little of Red Bank and subsequently by Mrs. Nivison of Eatontown. The funeral was held on Sunday and the body was buried at White Ridge cemetery.
Source: Red Bank Register, Wednesday, Mar 19, 1902