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 Dilcie Bedgood

Dilcie Bedgood

Birth
Death 1886 (aged 83–84)
Burial Riddleville, Washington County, Georgia, USA
Memorial ID 52949928 · View Source
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On Oct 20, 1842 upon his death, Edward Brantley willed a slave girl named Delsa to his daughter Rhoda Brantley Ely Bedgood.
Delsa, also known as Dilcie spent her life with Rhoda, helping to care for her family.
When the war legally freed Dilcie, she chose to remain with her Bedgood family.
Dilcie is buried in the Bedgood Family Cemetery with Rhoda and her family and was considered a cornerstone of the family.


Inscription

One offer of salvation to the world... (unreadable)
Last line reads The Cornerstone

Gravesite Details Stone is broken in half and illegible.

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  • Created by: Cecile
  • Added: 28 May 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 52949928
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Dilcie Bedgood (1802–1886), Find A Grave Memorial no. 52949928, citing Bedgood Family Cemetery, Riddleville, Washington County, Georgia, USA ; Maintained by Cecile (contributor 47146778) .