Parley Jennings Bruce1

#26277, (11 March 1898 - 20 February 1944)
Father*Thomas C Bruce1 (c 1834 - 1914)
Mother*Lydia J Phillips1 (1855 - 1925)
Birth*11 March 1898He was born on 11 March 1898 at Warrick Co., IndianaG.1 
14 June 1900He appeared on the census of 14 June 1900 in the household of Thomas C Bruce and Lydia J Phillips at Pigeon Twp., Warrick Co., IndianaG.2 
12 September 1918He registered for the military draft on 12 September 1918 at Gentryville, Warrick Co., IndianaG.3 
Death*20 February 1944He died on 20 February 1944 at Jefferson Co., IndianaG, at age 45.1 


  1. [S1672] Indiana Death Certificates 1899-2011/2017, Indiana State Board of Health, Death Certificates, 1900–2011, Year 1944 > Roll 2, img. 2132/3009, No. 5124. Parley J Bruce, b. Warrick Co. IN 11 Mar 1898, son of Thomas Bruce, b. OH, and Lydia Phillips, b. IN; carpenter, husb. of Girtha, res. Boonville, Warrick Co. IN; d. Madison State Hospital, Jefferson Co. IN, 20 Feb 1944, age 45y 11m 9d, general paralysis (aortis syphilis); inf. Madison [illegible]; bur. Tennyson Cemetery, Tennyson IN, 21 Feb 1944, online
  2. [S5] 1900 U.S. Federal Census. Thomas C (64), b. OH Jun 1835, parents b. OH; Lydia J (45), b. IN Apr 1855, father b. NC [sic, death cert. has SC] and mother b. KY, 6 children, all living; marr. 27 [sic] yrs.
  3. [S1278] World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918, image viewed online or Ser. No. 2104, Ordewr No. A-205, Boonville IN, 12 Sep 1918. Parley Jennings Bruce, b. 11 Mar 1898, res. Gentryville, Warrick Co. IN, farmer; contact Lyda [sic] Jane Bruce, same res.