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Elizabeth Leah Leetch Bridges
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Birth: Mar. 12, 1800
Stafford
Stafford County
Virginia, USA
Death: Jul. 8, 1888
Franklin County
Missouri, USA

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"Dear Ancestor"

Your tombstone stands among the rest;
Neglected and alone.
The name and date are chiseled out
On polished, marbled stone.

It reaches out to all who care
It is too late to mourn.
You did not know that I exist
You died and I was born.

Yet each of us are cells of you
In flesh, in blood, in bone.
Our blood contracts and beats a pulse
Entirely not our own.

Dear Ancestor, the place you filled
One hundred years ago
Spreads out among the ones you left
Who would have loved you so.

I wonder if you lived and loved,
I wonder if you knew
That someday I would find this spot,
And come to visit you.
Author: Unknown


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Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Andrew Watson Bridges (1789 - 1875)*
 
 Children:
  William Bridges (1821 - 1898)*
  James Sewell Bridges (1823 - 1904)*
  Robert W. Bridges (1836 - 1909)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Bridges Family Cemetery
Franklin County
Missouri, USA
 
Maintained by: Beverly Mahanay~Short...
Originally Created by: Dennis Hellebusch
Record added: Aug 03, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 74386589
Elizabeth Leah <i>Leetch</i> Bridges
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