Eliza A Bridges1

#1348, (9 November 1860 - 26 November 1937)
Relationship2nd cousin 1 time removed of Nelle Belle Bridges
Father*Benjamin Bridges2 (1833 - 1891)
Mother*Catherine Campbell2 (c 1836 - )
Birth*9 November 1860She was born on 9 November 1860 at OhioG.3 
2 July 1870She appeared on the census of 2 July 1870 in the household of Benjamin Bridges and Catherine Campbell at Anderson Twp., Hamilton Co., OhioG, age 9; (neis. mother Eliza Bridges, fam. 479; Elisha Bridges Jr, fam. 480; Edward and Susannah Gray, fam. 476.)4 
17 June 1880She appeared on the census of 17 June 1880 in the household of Benjamin Bridges and Catherine Campbell at Anderson Twp., Hamilton Co., OhioG, age 19; (neis
. mother Eliza, bro. Elisha Jr, sis. Susannah.)5 
Probate13 May 1891She was listed as a beneficiary in Benjamin Bridges's will on 13 May 1891.6 
15 June 1900She appeared on the census of 15 June 1900 in the household of John Garland Bridges, niece, age 39, b. OH, housekeeper.7 
4 May 1910She was listed as a resident in John Garland Bridges's household in the census report on 4 May 1910, niece, age 49, single; (neis. Albert Bogart, Wm. and Lucy Bridges, Frank and Jennie Bridges, Milton and Callie Bogart.)8 
31 October 1910In John Garland Bridges's will dated 31 October 1910, Eliza A Bridges was named as an heir.9 
Death*26 November 1937She died on 26 November 1937 at Clough Park, Newtown, Anderson Twp., Hamilton Co., OhioG, at age 77.3 

Citations

  1. [S5] 1900 U.S. Federal Census.
  2. [S18] 1870 U.S. Federal Census.
  3. [S1387] Ohio Certificates of Death 1908-1953, Year 1937, File No. 69610, Reg. No. 7011. Eliza A Bridges, b. OH 9 Nov 1860, dau. of Benjamin Bridges and Catherine Campbell, both b. OH; single, at home, res. Clough Pk., Newtown, Anderson Twp., Hamilton Co. OH; d. at res. 26 Nov 1937, age 77y 0m 17d, acute myocarditis; inf. Wm L Bridges, res. Newtown OH; bur. Mt. Moriah 29 Nov 1937, Microfilm of original records, Ohio Historical Society, Columbus, Ohio, online FamilySearch.org.
  4. [S18] 1870 U.S. Federal Census. Benjamin (36), b. OH, farmer; Catherine (34), b. OH, keeping house.
  5. [S17] 1880 U.S. Federal Census. Benjamin (46), farmer, father b. MA, mother b. VA; Catherine (44), parents b. not listed.
  6. [S156] Hamilton County Ohio Wills, 1791-1901, Index, online www.libraries.uc.edu/arb/collections/local-government/will-index, Box 85, case 36830; Executor John E A.. Bridges.
  7. [S5] 1900 U.S. Federal Census. John G (76), b. OH Jul 1823, father b. MA, mother b. VA, farmer.
  8. [S8] 1910 U.S. Federal Census. John G (86), b. OH, father b. MA, mother b. VA, single.
  9. [S1678] Ohio, Wills and Probate Records, 1786-1998, index and images, online Ancestry.com, Hamilton > Wills, Vol 117-119, 1911-1912 > 339-340/793 > img. 339-340/793. Will Record Vol. 118, pp. 1-2, Last Wiil of John Garland Bridges of Anderson Twp., Hamilton Co. OH, 31 Oct 1911. Gives land to nephews Henry Franklin Bridges and John Spencer Bridges (12 acres of a 30 acre tract, in equal share), to niece Eliza Ann Bridges (the remaining 18 acres of the 30 acre tract, and 10½ acres adjacent known as Lot No. 4, with all the household goods and chattels), to nephew Aaron C Bridges (10 acres known as Lot No. 5) and to nephew Elisha A Bridges (16 acres upon which he lives). Each of these nieces and nephews to pay amounts into the estate. Further, gives to the heirs of deceased brother James C Bridges and deceased sisters Patsy Bogart, Sussanah Gray and Mary Williams one half of all the money belonging to the estate, in equal shares) and to the heirs of deceased brothers Benjamin Bridges and Elisha Bridges one half of all the money belonging to the estate in equal shares). The family gave yard on Lot No. 4 shall remain as it is, with the roadway kept open.
    Names Charles S Hopper as executor. Witnesses Charles H Hopper and Lizzie M Hopper, both of Cherry Grove, Ohio. Will proved 25 Sep 1911.