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Family: William Bruce/Sarah Polke (F19105890)

m. 23 Oct 1798


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  • Father | Male
    Major William Bruce

    Born  6 Aug 1776  Elizabethtown, Westmoreland, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  23 Apr 1854  Bruceville, Knox, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried  Apr 1854  Bruceville, Knox, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location
    Married  23 Oct 1798  [1, 2, 3]  , Shelby, Kentucky  [1, 2, 3] Find all individuals with events at this location
    Other Spouse  Hettie Ritchie Holmes | F19105891 
    Married  27 Jan 1818  Bruceville, Knox, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location
    Other Spouse  Barbara | F19105897 
    Married  Abt 1790  , Lancaster, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location
    Father  William Bruce | F471397 Group Sheet 
    Mother  Polly Lucas | F471397 Group Sheet 

    Mother | Female
    Sarah Polke

    Born  22 Sep 1780  , Shelby, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  2 Sep 1818  Bruceville, Knox, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried  Sep 1818  Bruceville, Knox, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location
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    Child 1 | Male
    Charles Polke Bruce

    Born  15 Oct 1799  , Nelson, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  Sep 1850  , Montgomery, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried     
    Spouse  Angelina C. Wright | F19105901 
    Married    , , Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Nancy P. Harrison | F19105900 
    Married     

    Child 2 | Male
    Son Bruce

    Born  Abt 1800  , Nelson, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  Abt 1800   
    Buried     

    Child 3 | Male
    William Doctor Bruce

    Born  28 Mar 1801  , Nelson, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  16 Aug 1836  Bruceville, Knox, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried  Aug 1836  Bruceville, Knox, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Elizabeth Polk | F19105902 
    Married  6 Mar 1823  Bruceville, Knox, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 4 | Female
    Delilah Tyler Bruce

    Born  3 Sep 1802  , Nelson, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  20 Mar 1881  , Ogle, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried     
    Spouse  John Andrew Holmes | F19105903 
    Married  2 Sep 1819  , Knox, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 5 | Male
    + Spier Spencer Bruce

    Born  11 Feb 1804  , Nelson, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  30 Aug 1864  Bruceville, Knox, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried  Sep 1864  Bruceville, Knox, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Rachel Chambers | F19105895 
    Married  20 Mar 1827  , Knox, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Mary Catharine Richard | F19105896 
    Married  23 Jul 1848  , Knox, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 6 | Female
    Polly Lucas Bruce

    Born  6 Sep 1805  , Knox, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  Aft 1860  , Ogle, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried     
    Spouse  Squire Bruce | F19105904 
    Married  15 Jan 1822  , Knox, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 7 | Female
    Mary Bruce

    Born  Abt 1806  , Knox, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  Yes, date unknown   
    Buried     

    Child 8 | Male
    Son Bruce

    Born  Abt 1806  , Knox, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  Abt 1806  , Knox, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried     

    Child 9 | Female
    Elizabeth Bruce

    Born  13 Nov 1807  , Knox, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  Sep 1883  , Putnam, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried     
    Spouse  John Lafollette | F19105905 
    Married  23 Sep 1827  , Knox, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 10 | Female
    Lucinda Bruce

    Born  7 Feb 1809  Bruceville, Knox, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  21 Feb 1870  Bruceville, Knox, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried     
    Spouse  John Henderson Scroggin | F19105906 
    Married  6 May 1835  Bruceville, Knox, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 11 | Male
    Henry Harrison Bruce

    Born  16 Oct 1810  , Knox, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  14 Feb 1862   
    Buried     
    Spouse  Jane Singleton | F19105908 
    Married  5 May 1835   
    Spouse  Mary Ann Cooper | F19105907 
    Married  Aft 1835  Of, Bruceville, Knox, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 12 | Female
    Kitty Ann Bruce

    Born  26 Jan 1812  , Knox, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  27 May 1825  Bruceville, Knox, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried  May 1825  Bruceville, Knox, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 13 | Male
    Isaac Dunn Bruce

    Born  30 Oct 1813  , Knox, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  Aft 1840  , Cedar, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried     
    Spouse  Eleanor Trimble | F19105909 
    Married  17 Aug 1835  , Knox, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 14 | Female
    Sally Harris Bruce

    Born  15 Nov 1815  , Knox, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died    , Knox, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried     
    Spouse  Vincent Scott McClure | F19105910 
    Married  13 Nov 1834   

    Child 15 | Female
    Nancy Bruce

    Born  18 Sep 1817  Bruceville, Knox, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  18 Sep 1817  , Knox, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried     

    Child 16 | Male
    James Madison Bruce

    Born  21 Aug 1818  Bruceville, Knox, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  1 Sep 1818  , Knox, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried     

  • Sources 
    1. [S1141740] Bruce family of Virginia, Maryland, Pennsylvania, Kentucky, and Indiana, (Salt Lake City : Filmed by the Genealogical Society of Utah, 1984. FHL Film #1412126 Item 7), 2 (Reliability: 3).

    2. [S1141751] Mrs. Kenneth Klippel (Lesly), 4581 Powderborn Ct., San Jose, CA 95136, (LDS Ancestral File No. AF97-101990, SLC FHC, Nov 1998).

    3. [S1141602] Bruce, John of the Shenandoah, Violet Laverne Bruce, (Decorah, Iowa : Anundsen Pub. Co., c1987. Book #929.273 B83br), 929.273 B83br., 51 (Reliability: 3).