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Chandler Dennis "Sunny" Bruce
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Birth: Sep. 18, 1889
Cherokee County
Kansas, USA
Death: Jun. 24, 1948
Seminole County
Oklahoma, USA

Son of--
Samuel F Bruce (birth about 1860 Kentucky)
Ruth Jane Bruce (birth about 1857 Kentucky,
ethnicity Native American Indian)
Married about 1880, and there were still
5 living children in 1910 from this
union (of their 10 children).

"Sunny" went to school and completed
education through Grade 6. He did not attend High School or College.

On 5 Jun 1917 in Leonard, Tulsa,Oklahoma,
"Sunny" registered to serve in WWI in USA ARMY.
He was unmarried, age 27, brown hair,
blue eyes, slender, and living with his
mother. He was working in the oil industry
in Oklahoma as a laborer.


"Sunny" married Georgia Ann Collins
(birth 1901, death 1979, ethnicity
Native America Indian)
on 27 Mar 1920 in Sapulpa,Oklahoma.
There were two daughters from this
Lucille Goldie Bruce Feaster
Ruby Lee Bruce Pease

Residence & Occupation--
"Sunny" and Georgia, lived in Oklahoma.
In 1940, they resided in Econtuchka,
Seminole, OK.
Sunny was age 48, Georgia age 38,
"Goldie" age 19, and Ruby age 18.
"Sunny" was working in the oil industry as a "roustabout", making about $1,500 per month.

(A "roustabout" refers to a worker who maintains all things in the oil field. An oil roustabout has no limits in the oil industry and can, and will do any and all oil field work, including roughneck drilling, oil well completion and well service, and even chemical work. An oil field roustabout will also do all things that an oil field "pumper" would have to do.)

"Sunny" passed away in 1948, several years before his loving wife Georgia (who passed away in 1979). They are together now and share the same grave marker in Maple Grove Cemetery, in their home state of Oklahoma.

Family links: 
  Georgia Ann Collins Bruce (1901 - 1979)
  Lucille Goldie Bruce Feaster (1921 - 1991)*
  Ruby Lee Bruce Pease (1925 - 2001)*
*Calculated relationship
Maple Grove Cemetery
Seminole County
Oklahoma, USA
Maintained by: Dorothy Hazel Tarr
Originally Created by: Oklahoma Bob
Record added: Mar 31, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 67720982
Chandler Dennis Sunny Bruce
Added by: Oklahoma Bob
Chandler Dennis Sunny Bruce
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Added by: Maxine Davis Yeager
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 Added: Jul. 20, 2015
Dear Grand Uncle Chandler Dennis "Sunny" Bruce, In Remembrance, [Family connection through your wife Georgia Ann Collins Bruce, my paternal Grand Aunt and the younger sister of my paternal grandmother Emma Sarah Collins Eslick Tarr Radar]
- Dorothy Hazel Tarr
 Added: Nov. 6, 2012

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