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Spier Spencer Bruce

Male 1804 - 1864  (60 years)


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  • Name Spier Spencer Bruce 
    Born 11 Feb 1804  , Nelson, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    _UID 7D21A51F344745008303C02A93635B230654 
    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  [2
    Notes 
    • 1830 Spear Bruce Knox 241 No Twp L

      1830 Federal Census Index, SLC FHC, Nov 1998

      9 children. [3]
    Person ID I57041946  7_families
    Last Modified 14 Apr 2009 

    Father Major William Bruce,   b. 6 Aug 1776, Elizabethtown, Westmoreland, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Apr 1854, Bruceville, Knox, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years) 
    Mother Sarah Polke,   b. 22 Sep 1780, , Shelby, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Sep 1818, Bruceville, Knox, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 37 years) 
    Married 23 Oct 1798  , Shelby, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 4, 5
    Family ID F19105890  Group Sheet

    Family 1 Rachel Chambers,   b. Abt 1810, , Knox, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Mar 1846  (Age ~ 36 years) 
    Married 20 Mar 1827  , Knox, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 6, 7
    Children 
     1. William S. Bruce,   b. 9 Mar 1830,   d. 21 Jun 1866, , Knox, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 36 years)
    +2. John Bruce,   b. Abt 1831, , , Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    +3. Mary Jane Bruce,   b. Abt 1838, , , Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. of, , , Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. David M. Bruce,   b. 5 Nov 1840, , , Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 May 1913, Bicknell, Knox, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years)
    Last Modified 14 Apr 2009 
    Family ID F19105895  Group Sheet

    Family 2 Mary Catharine Richard,   b. Abt 1813, , Frederick, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 May 1875, , Knox, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 62 years) 
    Married 23 Jul 1848  , Knox, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    • Catharine Light married Speare S. Bruce of Daviess Co., IN on 7-21-1848 in Knox Co., IN.
    Last Modified 14 Apr 2009 
    Family ID F19105896  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 11 Feb 1804 - , Nelson, Kentucky Link to Google Earth
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    Pin Legend  : Address       : Location       : City/Town       : County/Shire       : State/Province       : Country       : Not Set

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

    2. [S1144341] Knox Co. Cemetery Records, Mrs. Robertin Purcell, COMPILER, (Francis Vigo Chapter D.A.R.), US/CAN..

    3. [S1144277] Memoirs of the Bruce Family, William Bruce, ( http://www.rootsweb.com/~inknox/brucefam.htm).

    4. [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).

    5. [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).

    6. [S1141752] Early Marriages of Indiana, Kenneth Gene LINDSAY, (Kenma Publishing Company, 1911 Conlin Ave., Evansville, IN 47714), Page 9 (Reliability: 3).

    7. [S1141518] Indiana Marriages to 1850, Jordan Dodd, (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 1997).

      Last Name: Chambers
      First Name: Rachel
      Spouse- Last Name: Bruce
      Spouse- First Name: Spear
      County: Knox
      Date: 2-26-1827

      Remarks: lic

    8. [S1141753] Marriage Certificate of Spier Spencer Bruce & Catharine Lite, Knox County Courthouse, Vincennes, Knox, IN, (August, 1999), Book 4, Page 377 (Reliability: 3).