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Elisha Bradley
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Birth: Aug. 12, 1788
Madison County
Kentucky, USA
Death: Mar. 29, 1880
Bath County
Kentucky, USA

S/O Daniel Bradley born 1750 from Ireland and Susannah? Bradley born 1755 from Ireland They were married in 1771 in Va. Graves unknown

Elisha married Elizabeth[Betsy] Steele on 2~October~1810 in Montgomery Co. Ky. They had 14 children.

My cousin Terry Bradley found this newspaper clippings:

THE KENTUCKIAN, WED, APRIL 7~1880 PARIS KY BATH CO~
Elisha Bradley died aged 98 years at his residence near Wyoming. He leaves a wife aged 91 years who is blind, with whom he had lived 75 years.

THE MERCURY, THURS, APRIL~8~1880 BATH~ It is not often that a man attains to this ripe old age, but such was the case with Elisha Bradley. Who died at his home, near Wyoming, Ky on Monday. Mr Bradley was born in Garrard Co Ky on the 12th day of August 1788. He leaves a wife Betsy[Elizabeth Steele]Bradley age 91 years of age, with whom he had lived with for 75 years. They had 14 children, only seven of whom are living. Mr Elisha Bradley was the oldest in the county,
the next oldest being Mr.James Moffett, who we understand is 97, with a fair prospect of reaching a hundred.

1~ Louisa M. b 12~6~1811 Bourbon Co Ky d 1~14~1901 Winterset, Madison Co Ia. [married J.M. Kincaid about 1831 Ky. J.M. born 1808 Bourbon Co.Ky died about 1849
Ill, married husband #2 ca 1855 Menard Ill, Alexander M. Higginbotham b~11~Dec~1814 Tn. d~28~Sept~1879 Pleasant Twp Cass Iowa, buried Waveland Cemetery Pottawattamie Co Iowa}
2~ Lucinda born abt 1813 Bourbon Co.d~1881 Buchanan Co Mo[married George G.H. Brand abt 1836 in Bourbon Co. Ky., George born abt 1808 Ky and died abt 1875 in Mo parents Richard and Kiseah[Wells?]Brand}
3~ James Washington born 1814 and died 1907 Mo.[married Emaline Cogdill They had 12 children]
4~ Malinda born abt 1816 Bourbon Co. Ky. died before 1880[married Lewis Frazier 5-15-1838 Fleming Co Ky, Lewis born abt 1810 Ky died ?]
5~ Louellen A. bn 12-24-1818 Bourbon Co. Ky. died 7-1-1894 Fleming Co Ky[married John S. Johnson 5-15-1838 Fleming Co. Ky. John born 10-3-1816 Ky died 4-2-1902 Fleming Co son of Lewis and Atha{Wright} Johnson buried Old Johnson Cemetery}
6~ Matilda born 1821 Bourbon Co Ky died 9~March~1853 Bath Co Ky [married Jacob T. McKinevan 15 May 1844 in Fleming Co Ky. Jacob born abt 1820 Bourbon Co, Ky. died abt 1847]
7~ John S. born abt 1823 Bourbon Co. Ky. died 12-14-1847 in the Mexican War
8~~ NENIAN ELISHA born 1826 Fleming Co died about 1885 [Married Martha Ann Cutright 7~July~1853 in Bath Co Ky. Martha Ann born abt 1831 Bath Co. Ky. died about 1865 daughter of Peter and Nancy{Hornback} Cutright]
9~ Elizabeth Jane born abt 1828 Fleming Co. Ky. d before 1880 lived with her sister Louellen A.Bradley]Johnson in 1850.
10~ Robert William born Feb~1830 Fleming Co. died after 2-9-1903 Bath Co,[married Pauline Mildred Allen abt 1851 Ky. Pauline born 3~13~1831 Bath Co. Ky. died 5~13~1867 Clay Co Mo buried Mount Zion Baptist Church Cem Clay Co,daughter of John and Nancy Allen]
11~ Sennett Young born 1832Fleming Co d~7~22~1893 Bath Co[Sinnett Bradley aged 60 died of consumption,left behind 7 children. married Sarah J.Crain 21 April 1870 in Bath Co. KY. Sarah Jane born 4-20-1844 Fleming Co. died 7-10-1890 daughter of Samuel and Sarah{Johnson]] Buried Atchison Cemetery
12~ Baby Bradley born about 1833 Fleming Co Ky. died ?
13~ Baby Bradley born about 1835 Fleming Co. Ky. died ?
14~ Melissa born 1839 Fleming Co d~before 1880 married 2~August~1856 Bath Co to Theophelus Bradshaw b~1836 Ill and died 1-8-1862 son of Harry and Minerva Bradshaw.

Melissa{Bradley}Bradshaw husband Theophelus Bradshaw is buried in the Lexington National Cemetery in Fayette Co Kentucky. His Findagrave #400209



 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Daniel Bradley (1750 - 1840)
  Susannah ? Bradley (1755 - 1800)
 
 Spouse:
  Elizabeth Steele Bradley (1793 - 1885)
 
 Children:
  Louisa M Bradley Higginbotham (1811 - 1901)*
  Lucinda C Bradley Brand (1813 - 1881)*
  James Washington Bradley (1814 - 1907)*
  Malinda Bradley Frazier (1816 - 1880)*
  Louellen A Bradley Johnson (1818 - 1894)*
  Matilda H Bradley McKinnevan (1821 - 1853)*
  John S Bradley (1823 - 1847)*
  Nenian Elisha Bradley (1826 - 1885)*
  Elizabeth Jane Bradley (1828 - 1880)*
  Robert William Bradley (1830 - 1903)*
  Sennett Young Bradley (1832 - 1893)*
  Baby Bradley (1833 - ____)*
  Baby Bradley (1835 - ____)*
  Melissa Bradley Bradshaw (1838 - 1880)*
 
 Siblings:
  Robert Bradley (1772 - ____)*
  George Bradley (1774 - 1844)*
  Mary Bradley Locke (1776 - 1820)*
  John Bradley (1778 - 1840)*
  Daniel Bradley (1779 - 1855)*
  Hannah Bradley Lock (1781 - 1805)*
  Reuben Bradley (1784 - 1845)*
  Elisha Bradley (1788 - 1880)
  Hiram Bradley (1790 - ____)*
  William Bradley (1794 - ____)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Unknown
 
Created by: patty gschwender
Record added: Nov 04, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 79844137
 

My 3x great grandfather from Bath, Bourbon, Fleming Co Ky
- Patty{Meyer}Gschwender
 Added: Oct. 4, 2012
 
 
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