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Bert H Bruce
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Birth: Nov. 8, 1869
Ypsilanti
Washtenaw County
Michigan, USA
Death: Jul. 19, 1914
Marengo
Calhoun County
Michigan, USA

Death Calhoun County Poor Farm, Marengo, Calhoun Co Mi

Obituary:

Evening Chronicle
Marshall, Michigan
Monday, July 20, 1914
No Battle Creek friends would assist in taking the body of B. H. Bruce, who died at the county farm yesterday, for burial and as he had no relatives it was decided to send the body to Ann Arbor and the remains were sent there by express this afternoon.

Marshall (MI) News Statesman
Tuesday, July 21, 1914
The remains of Burke Bruce, a young colored man who died at the county farm yesterday morning of tuberculosis, were sent to Ann Arbor in the afternoon by Undertaker Kelser for dissecting purposes.

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Father: Alex Bruce b.1843
Mother: Mary Barter

Siblings: William Bruce.



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Reference:

1910 Battle Creek, Michigan
Head Lewis Buler M 54 Kentucky
Wife Mary Buler F 51 Ohio
Boarder Walter Mccloud M 38 US
Boarder Cora May Mccloud F 23 Mi
**Boarder Bert Bruce M 40 Mi
Boarder Sam Ellis M 50 Canada
Boarder James Gales M 18 Mi
Boarder Jennie Wilson F 48 Canada

1870 Michigan
Wm Barter M 45 Kentucky
Caroline Barter F 27 NC
Ella Barter F 20 Mass
Alex Bruce M 27 KY
Mary Bruce F 25 Mi
Wm Bruce M 3 Mi
Burt Bruce M 0 Mi Mulatto

Michigan Death Certificate
Single
Negro
Age 46
Cook
Burial: University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Mi


Name: Berdy H. Bruce
Birth Date: 08 Nov 1869
Birthplace: Ypilanti, Washtenaw, Michigan
Gender: Male Black
Father's Name: Alexander Bruce
Father's Birthplace: Kentucky
Mother's Name: Mary Bruce
Mother's Birthplace: Michigan

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Burial:
Body donated to medical science
Specifically: Ann Arbor, Michigan.University of Michigan.
 
Maintained by: Genealogy Bug Kate
Originally Created by: Bushong Weiss
Record added: May 05, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 89627971
Bert H Bruce
Added by: Bushong Weiss
 
Bert H Bruce
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Bert H Bruce
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- Genealogy Bug Kate
 Added: Jul. 13, 2014
Donated to Science.
- Bushong Weiss
 Added: Mar. 28, 2014
 
 
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