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James Madison Bruce
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Birth: Oct. 13, 1811
Lavonia
Franklin County
Georgia, USA
Death: Jul. 28, 1883
Shoal Creek (Hart County)
Hart County
Georgia, USA

James Madison Bruce, one of the older sons of Robert Bruce and Susannah Sloan, was born 1811 and died 1883. He married Elizabeth F. Franks 1802-1884, daughter of Meriman Franks. James Madison was baptized 1837 into the Shoal Creek Baptist Church which was then in Franklin County and is now in Hart County. He reared his family in the Gumlog District of Franklin County. There were eleven children including: Charles Bruce, Robert Bruce, Sarah Elizabeth Bruce, Meriman A. Bruce, Eliza E. Bruce, Thomas Benjamin Bruce #74805237 - buried at Hebron Presbyterian Church in Banks Co. Ga., Susan Cassann Bruce, Harriett Meriman Bruce, Mary Catherine Bruce, Rutha P. Bruce, and David Sloan Bruce - buried at Poplar Springs Baptist Church near Lavonia, Ga.#24649740 on 13 Feb. 1876 married Neaty Harrison #24671449 nine children. - (From the book, "Hebron Presbyterian Church God's Pilgrim People 1796 - 1996" Bruce Family Pages 272-276). 
 
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 Spouse:
  Elizabeth F. Franks Bruce (1821 - 1884)
 
 Children:
  Charles Bruce (1840 - 1901)*
  Thomas Benjamin Bruce (1848 - 1924)*
  David Sloan Bruce (1857 - 1910)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Shoal Creek Baptist Church Cemetery
Hart County
Georgia, USA
 
Created by: William Carson
Record added: Jul 19, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 114021120
 

 
 
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