Charles Everett Bridges1

#1785, (December 1889 - 5 June 1929)
Relationship1st cousin of Nelle Belle Bridges
Father*Silas A Bridges Jr1 (1856 - 1935)
Mother*Elvira Elkins1 (1856 - 1919)


Elvada Spall b. 1890
Charles Everett Bridges was also known as Everett. 
Birth*December 1889He was born in December 1889 at IndianaG.1 
June 1900He appeared on the census of June 1900 in the household of Silas A Bridges Jr and Elvira Elkins at Robb Twp., Posey Co., IndianaG.2 
22 April 1910He appeared on the census of 22 April 1910 in the household of Elvira Elkins at Robb Twp., Posey Co., IndianaG, as Everett, age 19, laborer.3 
Marriage*11 March 1916He married Elvada Spall, daughter of Silas Spall and Jane Goans, on 11 March 1916 at Vigo Co., IndianaG.4 
Death*5 June 1929He died on 5 June 1929 at City Hospital, Center Twp., Marion Co., IndianaG, at age 39.5 


  1. [S5] 1900 U.S. Federal Census.
  2. [S5] 1900 U.S. Federal Census. Silas (43), b. Dec 1856, farm Laborer; Elvira (43), b. Dec 1856, 7 children, 5 living; m. 13 yrs.
  3. [S8] 1910 U.S. Federal Census. "Ella" (55), b. IL. parents b. unk, married [no spouse named], marr. 23 yrs, 7 children, 3 living.
  4. [S198] Indiana Marriage Collection, 1800-1941 [database], Jordan Dodd, Liahona Research and Works Progress Administration, compilers, online, Vigo Co., 1916 Vil. 42, p. 3, img. 70/323. Everett Bridges, b. Gentryville, Spencer Co. IN, 12 Dec 1889, son of Silas Bridges (farmer, b. Spencer Co. IN, res. Chrisney [Grass Twp.]), IN, and Elvira Elkins (housekeeper, b. MO, res. New Harmony IN), 1st marr.; and Elvada Scarbro, b. Vincennes, Knox Co. IN, 26 Feb 1890, dau. of Silas Spall (farmer, b. IN, res. KS) and Jane Goans (housekeeper, b. Elwood IN, deceased), res. 459 N. 1st City [sic], marr. twice, div.; lic. and marr. 11 Mar 1916 by James P Madigan.
  5. [S1672] Indiana Death Certificates 1899-2011/2017, Indiana State Board of Health, Death Certificates, 1900–2011, 1929, roll 9, img. 854/3012. Reg. No. 20815. Charles E Bridges, b. Warrick Co. IN 12 Dec 1889, son of Silas Bridges (b. Spencer Co. IN) and Ella Williams (b. Warrick Co.), marr., laborer, res. 2833 Burton Ave.; d. City Hospital, Center Twp., Marion Co. IN, 5 Jun 1929, age 39y 5m 22d, bronchial pneumonia, acute myocarditis; inf. Mrs. Elvada Bridges, same res.; bur. Floral Park Cemetery 7 Jun 1929, online