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Eli Metcalf Bruce
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Birth: Mar. 31, 1863
Death: Aug. 14, 1895

Eli Metcalfe BRUCE only son of Orra and W P BRUCE died on Wednesday August 14, 1895 at Lane Seminary, Walnut Hills, Cincinnati, Ohio, of Bright's Disease. He was 32 years 4 mos & 14days of age and had been married a little over five years. The dear boy was layed beside his mother and brother at Carlisle, Ky., his birth place. At Cincinnati, Rev. (not legible but could be Rauchian) conducted the services, and at Carlisle, Dr. Scudder, and Rev. Mitchell. The sermon was taken from I Thes IV - 17 & 18 verses. He left his wife and little son, to grieve him. He died at 7:18 a.m. just as the son had come up clear & bright. My boy is now with his dear baby who he so dearly loved. 
 
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 Parents:
  Orra B. Norvell Bruce (1840 - 1867)
 
 Children:
  Florence Louise Bruce (1891 - 1891)*
  William Cooper Bruce (1893 - 1963)*
 
 Siblings:
  James Chappel Bruce (1859 - 1871)*
  Eli Metcalf Bruce (1863 - 1895)
  William Cooper Bruce (1893 - 1963)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Carlisle Cemetery
Carlisle
Nicholas County
Kentucky, USA
 
Created by: Jenorv
Record added: Aug 26, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 116098537
Eli Metcalf Bruce
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