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Elizabeth W. Bettie "Bettie" Lawrence Bridges
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Birth: Jan. 1, 1850
Trigg County
Kentucky, USA
Death: Feb. 8, 1926
Trigg County
Kentucky, USA

Wife of: STARKIE T. BRIDGES, married on June 3, 1862 in Trigg County; Kentucky.

Parents of Elizabeth Bridges:

Father: ALFRED LAWRENCE
Mother: NANCY PRITCHARD

OBITUARY:
January 8, 1926
Aunt Bettie Bridges Dies At Eighty-Two

End came Sunday afternoon to splendid lady near Maple Grove. Widow of Starkie Bridges and is survived by five children.

Mrs. Elizabeth Bridges, a highly respected old lady living near Maple Grove on Beachy Fork Creek, died Monday afternoon about four o'clock of infirmities due mainly to declining years. She had been very feeble for some time, and her death had been hourly expected for some days before the end came.

She was born January 1st, 1844, in Trigg County and was a daughter of Alfred Lawrence, long deceased, she being eighty-two years of age last January. She was united in marriage to S.T. Bridges back in the sisties, being his second wife, and was the mother of eight children.

She united with Donaldson Baptist Church many years ago, and remained a faithful member until her death. She was a very kind and good old lady and had many friends, and the deeds of loving kindness and thoughtfulness she delighted in on earth will greatly be missed in the neighborhood where she had so long resided.

Burial took place Tuesday afternoon at three o'clock at the Drew Bridges grave yard near her home.
 (bio by: dkb) 
 
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 Spouse:
  Starkie T. Bridges (1823 - 1896)
 
 Children:
  Laura Bridges Calhoun (1864 - 1887)*
  Ida Bridges Hargrove (1864 - ____)*
  Starke E. Bridges (1868 - 1941)*
  Effie Bridges (1878 - 1878)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Note: Birth Date: 1 Jan 1844 ** Father's Name: Alfred Laurence Father's Birth Location: Kentucky Mother's Name: Nancy Pritchard **Notice the birth date is different than on the marker.
 
Burial:
William Bridges
Maple Grove
Trigg County
Kentucky, USA
 
Created by: Joyce
Record added: Jun 10, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 38194250
Elizabeth W. Bettie Bettie <i>Lawrence</i> Bridges
Added by: Melvin Doss
 
Elizabeth W. Bettie Bettie <i>Lawrence</i> Bridges
Added by: Melvin Doss
 
Elizabeth W. Bettie Bettie <i>Lawrence</i> Bridges
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- Carolyn Bonds
 Added: Jan. 10, 2013

- dkb
 Added: Feb. 6, 2011
 
 
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