"And my God put into mine heart to gather together the nobles, and the rulers, and the people, that they might be reckoned by genealogy. And I found the register [the book] of the genealogy of them which came up at the first, and found written therein ..." Nehemiah, Chapter 7, Verse 5.

DESCENDANTS of WILLIAM BRIDGES     1700 - 1743

Over the past several months many of you have submitted your Bridges research. Howard and I have put many new names into our data base and share what we have learned with you. Of course a family search never ends, so if you know of a connection not shown here please consider submitting your line.

If you can prove or disprove any entry on this site, please send documentation to Myrtle

This is research in progress and will be revised as records are submitted. The data here is intended as a guide and should be verified for proper ancestral links. Come back soon! Myrtle Bridges

The Children of JESSE BRIDGES & MALINDY DYE    Added September 27, 2001.
(Source:) Joyce Bridges

The Children of JOHN BRIDGES & ELIZABETH STONE    Added November 05, 2001.
(Source:) Bev Barnes

The Children of EURA MAURICE BRIDGES & LALLAGE BELLE BROOKS    Added November 05, 2001.
(Source:) John Greene

The Children of P. C. Lee BRIDGES & MARY VIRGINIA McGAHEY    Added December 06, 2001.
(Source:) Paul Young

The Children of EARL LAFFYTE BRIDGES & TENCY McSWAIN    Data posted December 27, 2001   -   Revised July 1, 2003; revised April 22, 2005
(Source:) Bill Bridges

More Descendants of ALFRED BRIDGES & SUSANNA WRIGHT   Revised May 28, 2002
(Source:) Doris Grigg Cline and Linda Turcato

Descendants of ONZO ODELL (ORANGE) BRIDGES & PEARLEY DAVIS    Added September 18, 2002
(Source:) Ronald Rumbaugh

Descendants of HARRIET ADELINE BRIDGES & WILLIAM O. LEE; Descendants of ROSANNA BRIDGES & OSBORNE LEE and PRISCILLA BRIDGES & GEORGE LEE    Added October 18, 2002
(Source:) Sandy Lee

Descendants of MOSES BRIDGES and MARY BLACKBURN
(Although yet unproven, this connection is strongly believed to be true)    Added October 23, 2002

(Source:) Sue Pynes Woodford-Beals in Oregon
Data Added April 24, 2005 (Source:) B. J. Swafford in Kosciusko, MS

Descendants of JOHN BRIDGES and ELIZABETH STONE    Added October 23, 2002
(Source:) Brenda Putnam Bridges

Descendants of EDMOND BRIDGES and ELIZABETH MANNING    Many descendants added December 19, 2002
(Source:) Valerie Laskowski

Descendants of JESSE WHITSON BRIDGES and MARY JANE HAMRICK    Additional descendants added February 06, 2003
(Source:) Lane Bridges

Descendants of REV. B. M. BRIDGES and ALICE M. BLANTON    Additional descendants added February 26, 2003
(Source:) Ginger Bridges

Descendants of CLARENCE BRIDGES and LILLIAN ELIZABETH WIX    Additional descendants added January 26, 2006
(Source:) James Garrison



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Further research about this family is found in Part 3 of newspaper article, "Bridges to The Past", which has been submitted by Rose Clark of Madison County, Nebraska. (See link below)

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