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Dr Philanders Rivers Bridger
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Birth: Sep. 26, 1882
Columbia
Caldwell Parish
Louisiana, USA
Death: Sep. 12, 1928
New Orleans
Orleans Parish
Louisiana, USA

After a period of ill health extending over more than a year, Dr. P. R. Bridger, 46 years old, 2618 Upperline street, died at his home shortley after 1 o'clock Wednesday morning.

Dr. Bridger had practiced dentistry in New Orleans for the past five years, after many years of service in Columbia, La., the place of his birth, and Shreveport, La. He was a graduate of the Tulane university dental school.

Surviving the deceased are his mother, Mrs. C. C. Bridger, of Columbia; and three sisters, Mrs. Hugh Seal of Columbia, Mrs. L. Mecom of Wisner, La., and Mrs. Walter Bush of Clarks, La.

The body will be sent to Columbia, where burial will be Thursday in the family plot.

Published in The Times-Picayune (Shreveport, LA), September 13, 1928 
 
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 Parents:
  Cicero Christopher Bridger (1855 - 1925)
  Cornelia O. Fluitt Bridger (1863 - 1885)
 
 Siblings:
  Eugenia Bridger Bush (1880 - 1967)*
  Philanders Rivers Bridger (1882 - 1928)
  Sadie Bridger Mecom (1884 - 1952)*
  Archie Dixon Bridger (1888 - 1974)**
  Cicero Christopher Bridger (1893 - 1958)**
  Hartley Call Bridger (1895 - 1966)**
  Loula Mae Bridger Seal (1899 - 1980)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Columbia Hill Cemetery
Columbia
Caldwell Parish
Louisiana, USA
 
Created by: Ron Manley
Record added: Oct 26, 2005
Find A Grave Memorial# 12177230
Dr Philanders Rivers Bridger
Added by: Karen Klemm Pinckard
 
Dr Philanders Rivers Bridger
Added by: Karen Klemm Pinckard
 
 
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- Ron Manley
 Added: Nov. 25, 2012
 
 
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