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John Wesley Bruce

John Wesley Bruce[1, 2, 3, 4, 5]

Male 1871 - 1954

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  • Born  24 Jan 1871  Campbell County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  [6, 7, 8
    Gender  Male 
    Died  05 Jan 1954  Lafolette, Campbell County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  [6, 7, 8
    Cause: Cerebral thrombosis 
    Buried  07 Jan 1954  Jacksboro, Campbell County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  [6, 7
    Person ID  I28  Walden
    Last Modified  21 Apr 2008 

    Father  Hezekiah Karr Bruce,   b. 13 May 1834, Campbell County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Apr 1913, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother  Nancy B. Walden,   b. Dec 1842, Campbell County, TN Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Jun 1929, Campbell County, TN Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  5 Mar 1863  Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Documents
    Marriage: Hezekiah Bruce & Nancy Walden
    Marriage: Hezekiah Bruce & Nancy Walden
    From TN State Marriages, 1765-2002
    Family ID  F8  Group Sheet

    Family  Anna M. Baird,   b. 24 Jan 1875,   d. 17 Sep 1970 
    Married  13 Mar 1890  Chaska, Campbell County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  [9, 10
    Children 
    >1. Margaret Bruce,   b. 21 Mar 1891, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 07 May 1962
    >2. Milford Bruce,   b. 13 Jul 1893, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. May 1971, Jacksboro, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. James Monroe Bruce,   b. 01 Oct 1895, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 07 Dec 1959
     4. Leonard Bruce,   b. Aug 1898, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location
     5. Lewis Lonnie Bruce,   b. 07 Feb 1902, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 07 Nov 1985, Alachua County, Florida Find all individuals with events at this location
     6. Emily B. Bruce,   b. abt, 1908, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location
     7. Roy Berton Bruce,   b. 29 Oct 1909, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location
     8. Dewitt Clinton Bruce,   b. 09 Sep 1913, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 09 Feb 1997
    >9. Ledford Charles Bruce,   b. 21 May 1916, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Feb 2007, Daytona Beach, Volusia County, Florida Find all individuals with events at this location
     10. Lester Bruce,   b. abt. 1918, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location
     11. E. Bruce
    Documents
    Marriage Certificate: John Wesley Bruce & Anna Baird
    Marriage Certificate: John Wesley Bruce & Anna Baird
    From TN State Marriages, 1725-2002 (Ancestry)
    Last Modified  5 May 2008 
    Family ID  F38  Group Sheet

  • Documents

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    1880 TN Census: Hezekiah Bruce (Head)
    1880 TN Census: Hezekiah Bruce (Head)
    Enumeration Date: 4 Jun 1880
    Enumeration District: 124
    Page: 7
    Location: 9th District, Campbell County, Tennessee

    Family #56
    Kiah - Head, age 46, farmer, born in TN, father born in VA, mother born in TN
    Nancy - wife, age 36, born in TN, father born in KY, mother born in TN
    James - son, age 14
    Thomas - son, age 13
    Masach - son, age 11
    John - son, age 9
    Martha - daughter, age 7
    Emily - daughter, age 5
    Susan - daughter, age 2
    1900 TN Census: John W. & Anna Bruce
    1900 TN Census: John W. & Anna Bruce
    Enumeration Date: 9 Jun 1900
    Enumeration District: 36
    Sheet: 8B
    Location: Civil District 9, Campbell County, Tennessee

    1. Bruce, John F. - Head, born Jun 1861, age 29, married 10 years
    2. Anna - wife, born Jun 1865, age 25
    3. Margaret - daughter, born Mar 1891, age 9
    4. Milford - son, born Jul 1893, age 6
    5. James M. - son, born Oct 1895, age 4
    6. Leonard - son, born Aug 1898, age 1

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    1910 TN Census: John W. & Annie B. Bruce
    1910 TN Census: John W. & Annie B. Bruce
    Enumeration Date: 11 May 1910
    Enumeration District: 44
    Sheet: 17A
    Location: Civil District 4, Campbell County, Tennessee

    #327
    1. John W. - Head, age 39, 1st marriage at 20
    2. Annie B. - wife, age 35, 7 kids & 7 kids alive
    3. Milford - son, age 16
    4. Monroe - son, age 14
    5. Lenard - son, age 11
    6. Lewis - son, age 7
    7. Emily B. - daughter, age 2
    8. Roy B. - son, age 5 months

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    1920 TN Census: John W. & Ann B. Bruce
    1920 TN Census: John W. & Ann B. Bruce
    Enumeration Date: 3 Feb 1920
    Enumeration District: 44
    Sheet: 10A & 10B
    Location: Civil District 4, Campbell County, Tennessee

    #173
    1. John W. - Head, age 49
    2. Anna - wife, age 45
    3. Emily B. - daughter, age 12
    4. Roy B. - son, age 10
    5. Dewitt C. - son, age 6
    6. Charley L. - son, age 5
    7. Lester - son, age 1

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    1930 TN Census: John W. & Anna Bruce
    1930 TN Census: John W. & Anna Bruce
    Enumeration Date: 10 Apr 1930
    Enumeration District: 15
    Sheet: 2A
    Location: Civil District 4, Campbell County, Tennessee

    #22
    1. John W. - age 59
    2. Anna - wife, age 54
    3. Roy B. - son, age 20
    4. Birt C. - son, age 16
    5. Charley L. - son, age 13
    6. Lester - age 11

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    Death Certificate: John Wesley Bruce
    Death Certificate: John Wesley Bruce
    Father: Carl Bruce (misspelling of his middle name)
    Mother: Nancy Walden
    Informant: Anna Baird Bruce (wife)
    At least one living or private individual is linked to this item - Details withheld.

    Headstones
    Headstone: John & Annie Bruce
    Headstone: John & Annie Bruce

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  • Sources 
    1. [S10] 1880 TN Census: Campbell County (9th District), 10 Dec 2006.

    2. [S6] 1900 TN Census: Campbell County (9th District).

    3. [S3] 1910 TN Census: Campbell County (4th District).

    4. [S2] 1920 TN Census: Campbell County (4th District).

    5. [S5] 1930 TN Census: Campbell County (4th District).

    6. [S18] TN Death Certificate.

    7. [S36] Cemeteries of Campbell County, Tennessee: History in Stone, Bruce, Dorothy Teague.

    8. [S34] Hall Cemetery, Campbell County - Tennessee Photographs, Phillips Family, (http://www.geocities.com/diggerbphillips5/HALL.htm).

    9. [S38] Files of Marilyn Miller.

    10. [S59] Tennessee State Marriages, 1780-2002. Ancestry.com. .