John Thomas Bridges

John Thomas Bridges

Male 1870 - 1943  (72 years)
Person ID: I23026 


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  • Name John Thomas Bridges  [1, 2
    Born 29 May 1870  Shelby, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Male 
    Died 19 Apr 1943  Shelby, Edwards, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Buried Lower Ash Grove Cemetery, Stewardson, Shelby, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2

    Parents

    Family ID: F26778 Group Sheet  |  Family Chart  
    Father James Bridges (ID:I35348),   b. 24 Apr 1837, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Apr 1913, Shelby, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years) 
    Mother Nancy Russell (ID:I35349),   b. 17 Feb 1833, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Apr 1913, Shelby, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years) 

    Family

    Family ID: F7005  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart
    Wife Ida Mae Storm (ID:I19147),   b. 3 Feb 1870, Shelby, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Feb 1947, Shelby, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years) 
    Married 23 Aug 1888  [2
    Children 
      1. Edna Bridges (ID:I35324),   b. 3 Sep 1889, Shelby, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Apr 1942, Rantoul, Champaign, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 52 years)
      2. Melven Bridges (ID:I17754),   b. 1893, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. DECEASED
      3. Boyd Bridges (ID:I22289),   b. 9 Jun 1895, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Feb 1974  (Age 78 years)
      4. Edmond Bridges (ID:I23702),   b. Abt 1897, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1952  (Age ~ 55 years)
      5. Flossie Mae Bridges (ID:I21095),   b. 2 Dec 1901, Shelby, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Sep 1955, Sacramento, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 53 years)
      6. Roy Thomas Bridges (ID:I18246),   b. 27 Jan 1904, Ash Grove, Shelby, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Jul 1986  (Age 82 years)
  • Event Map

    Link to Google MapsBorn - 29 May 1870 - Shelby, Illinois, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 19 Apr 1943 - Shelby, Edwards, Illinois, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Lower Ash Grove Cemetery, Stewardson, Shelby, Illinois, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Source Citations

    1. [S391] OneWorldTree, Ancestry.com, (Name: Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc.;).

    2. [S1251] Find A Grave, John Thomas Bridges.
      John Thomas Bridges, whose death on Apr. 19, was chronicled in last week's Gazette, was born May 29, 1870 to James and Nancy Bridges. Besides his wife, Ida May Storm Bridges, he leaves four sons, Melvin of Rantoul, Boyd, Edmond and Roy of Windsor; one daughter, Mrs. Kenneth Mitchell of Salt Lake City, UT. One daughter, Mrs. Oscar [Edna] Galey, passed away Apr. 17, 1942. Also bereft are 23 grandchldren, 14 great grandchildren and a sister, Mrs. Laura Figgins of Strasburg. He was a member of the Church of Christ and spent his entire life in Ash Grove township. Windsor Gazette - 29 Apr 1943
      https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/58541689/john-thomas-bridges