Elisha A. Bridges1

#1398, (circa 1855 - 1937)
Relationship2nd cousin 1 time removed of Nelle Belle Bridges
Father*James Clark Bridges1 (1819 - 1899)
Mother*Mariah _____1 (1823 - 1915)

Family 1

Louisa J. Wheatley b. bt 1856 - 1857, d. 1892
Children 1.William E. Bridges12 (1879 - )
 2.Edward Bridges13 (1882 - 1932)

Family 2

Ida B. Potter b. c 1864, d. 1953
Child 1.Gertrude Bridges6 (1905 - )
Birth*circa 1855He was born circa 1855 at Hamilton Co., OhioG.1 
6 July 1860He appeared on the census of 6 July 1860 in the household of James Clark Bridges and Mariah _____ at Anderson Twp., Hamilton Co., OhioG, age 4.1 
19 July 1870He appeared on the census of 19 July 1870 in the household of James Clark Bridges at Anderson Twp., Hamilton Co., OhioG, age 14; also William Allen (20); Nancy J. Allen (21); Samuel Allen (17.)2 
19 July 1870He appeared on the census of 19 July 1870 in the household of James Clark Bridges and Mariah _____ at Anderson Twp., Hamilton Co., OhioG, age 14.3 
Marriage*26 November 1876He married Louisa J. Wheatley on 26 November 1876 at Hamilton Co., OhioG; est. date.4 
1880He and Louisa J. Wheatley appeared on the census of 1880.5 
Marriage*circa 1893He married Ida B. Potter circa 1893.6,7 
29 April 1910He and Ida B. Potter appeared on the census of 29 April 1910 at County Road, Anderson Twp., Hamilton Co., OhioG; (nei. James Perry Bridges.)8 
3 January 1920He and Ida B. Potter appeared on the census of 3 January 1920 at Anderson Twp., Hamilton Co., OhioG.9 
23 April 1930He and Ida B. Potter appeared on the census of 23 April 1930 at Anderson Twp., Hamilton Co., OhioG; nei James P, fam 157.10 
Death*1937He died in 1937 at Clermont Co., OhioG.11 
Burial*1937He was buried in 1937 at Mount Moriah Cemetery, Withamsville, Union Twp., Clermont Co., OhioG.11 

Citations

  1. [S19] 1860 U.S. Federal Census. James C. (40), farmer, b. OH; Mariah (37), b. PA.
  2. [S18] 1870 U.S. Federal Census. James C (50), farmer; Mariah (47), b. PA.
  3. [S18] 1870 U.S. Federal Census. James C (50); Mariah (47).
  4. [S1324] Jeffrey G Herbert, compiler, Hamilton County Marriage Index 1808-1884 (hcgsohio.org: Hamilton County Genealogical Society), Elisha A Bridges and Louisa J Wheatley, marr. 26 Nov 1876. Citing Cincinnati Freie Presse Newspaper, p. 5 (Public Library of Cincinnati & Hamilton County (PLCH) Main - 2nd Floor - Magazines & Newspapers).
  5. [S17] 1880 U.S. Federal Census. Elisha A (25), farmer; Luisa (23), keeping house.
  6. [S11] 1920 U.S. Federal Census.
  7. [S8] 1910 U.S. Federal Census. Elisha A (54), truck farmer; Ida B (46), 2 chld, 2 lvng; married 17 years.
  8. [S8] 1910 U.S. Federal Census. Elisha A (54), truck farmer; Ida B (46), 2 child., both livng; married 17 years.
  9. [S11] 1920 U.S. Federal Census. Elisha A (65), truck farmer; Ida (55).
  10. [S7] 1930 U.S. Federal Census. Elisha (74), farmer, mo. b. Germany; Ida (64).
  11. [S1628] FindAGrave.com, online findagrave.com, simple standing grave marker. Elisha A Bridges, 1855-1937. Mount Moriah Cemetery, Withamsville, Clermont Co. OH. Memorial 16910712, created by and photo added by Paul (Dakota) S.
  12. [S17] 1880 U.S. Federal Census. b. Oct 1879, age 7 mos.
  13. [S37] Ohio Dept. of Health, Bureau of Vital Statistics Certificate of Death, Reg. Dist. 494, Prim. Reg. Dist. 8227, File 42737, Reg 4378. Edward Bridges, b. OH 30 Sep 1882, parents Elisha Bridges and Lida Wheatltey, both b. OH; farmer, res. Lawyer Rd, Newtown OH; spouse and informant Maggie F Bridges; d. 30 Jul 1932, ruptured appendix; bur Mt. Moriah, 3 Aug 1932.