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Barnissa Balba (Benson) Bridges (1805 - 1864)

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Barnissa Balba Bridges formerly Benson aka Benton
Born in South Carolina, USAmap
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Wife of — married in Ashville, St. Clair, Alabamamap
Wife of — married in Shelby, Alabama, USAmap
Descendants descendants
Died in Siluria, Shelby, Alabama, USAmap
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Profile last modified | Created 26 Jan 2018 | Last significant change: 14 Dec 2018
02:26: PE Rosner added James Bridges as spouse for Barnissa (Benson) Bridges. [Thank PE for this]
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Barnissa (Benson) Benton Bridges was the daughter of James and Margaret (Wood) Benson.

She was married first to Jesse Benton, and they were the parents of the following children: James Monroe Benton, Franklin Benton, William Benton, Lucinda (Benton) Nabors, Evaline (Benton) Meredith, Benjamin Franklin Benton, Columbus S. Benton, and Caroline (Benton) Harrell.

She was married second to James W. Bridges, and they were the parents of the following children: William B. Bridges, Mary Ann (Bridges) Milam, Martha Ann Bridges, and John Wood Bridges.

Burial: Benton-Oldham Cemetery, Siluria, Shelby, Alabama, United States


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