Bridges Cemetery

 

Family Members and others buried in Bridges Cemetery, Crane
 
G. W. Bridges, Co. E 135th Ind. Inf. [Brother of Surilda Jane Bridges,      the wife of Hamilton Gaither Baker, brother of Rev. William Baker.]
 
Matilda, wife of  I. T. Bridges, Died Sept. 5, 1849  [Note: Matilda Wade, wife of Isaac Titsworth Bridges.  Matilda and Isaac were the parents of Surilda Jane Bridges, wife of Hamilton Gaither Baker, brother of Rev. William Baker, Jr.] 
 
Infant Dau. of H. G. & S. J. Baker, Died Aug. 9, 1851 [Note: this is a      child of Hamilton Gaither Baker and his wife Surilda Jane Bridges.       Hamilton was a brother of Rev. William Baker, grandfather of Maggie      Jane Baker, the wife of Adolphus Smith.]
 
Commodore, Son of H. G. and S. J. Baker, Died Oct. 5, 1881.
 
Shannon, Son of H. G. and S. J. Baker,  Died July 1, 1864
 
Sarah J., Dau. of H. G. and S. J. Baker, Died Feb. 20, 1864, Age 6       years and 8 months
 
Surilda J., Wife of H. G. Baker, Died Oct. 7, 1870, 41 years 11 months 
     3 das
 
Sarah C., Wife of Alvia Baker, Born Nov. 17, 1853, Died Feb. 25, 1890,  age 36 years.  [Note: Alvia was a son of Hamilton G. Baker and Surilda                            Bridges.]
 
Bart Smith, 1858-  [Note: Bart was the son of Benjamin F. Smith and
                                            Amanda Crooke and the grandson of Jonas                                                 Smith (probably the brother of Joseph                                                           Hamilton Smith) and Rosanna Cooper.]
 
Docia Smith, 1858-1925 [Note: Docia was the daughter of Jonathan                                                   Smith and Sarah Mitchell.  Jonathan was a                                                   brother of Docia Roberts Smith.]
 
Elias Smith, March 14, 1820 [Note: probably a brother of Joseph      Hamilton Smith.]
 
Millie, his wife, June 20, 1858 - March 31, 1910  [Millie Langley]
 
Margaret, wife of J. L. Bridges, Nov. 8, 1832--April 3, 1880 [Note:      Margaret Jane Mitchell, wife of John Lewis Bridges, brother of           Surilda Jane Bridges, wife of Hamilton Gaither Baker, a brother of      Rev. William Baker, Jr.]
 
Children of J. L. & M. J. Bridges:
     Elizabeth, Nov. 3, 1869--July 25, 1876
     Infant Sons, Born and died May 28, 1868
     Tiny, June 14, 1858--Aug. 21, 1860
     William I., Oct. 17, 1855--June 5, 1876
     Matilda, May 21, 1852--July 8, 1858
     Leslie O., Nov. 17, 1886--Aug. 12, 1888
 
Joseph H. Smith, b. Aug. 23, 1815--d. Sept. 25, 1899--84 yrs. 1 mo. 2 das.
 
Docia, wife of J. H. Smith, d. Jan. 24, 1888--71 years, 7 mo. 2 da.
 
Manerva, day of Jos. & Docia Smith, May 25, 1849 - Sept. 9, 1866
 
Mary E., dau of Jos. H. & Docial Smith, Jan. 11, 1855 - Mar. 20, 1864
 
Charlotte, wife of Joseph H. McBride, D. Aug. 18, 1867 - Aged 28 yr. 6 mo. 11 da.
 
Infant dau. of G.W. & Rose Smith, July 4, 1872
 
Geo. W. Smith, B. March 14, 1841, D. Aug. 10, 1879
 
Rose A., his wife, B. July 2, 1847
 
A. G. Smith, B. Oct. 26, 1878
 
Ida A., his wife, B. Feb. 25, 1878 - D. Nov. 21, 1900
 
Nellie L., dau of A. G. and I. A. Smith, B. Feb. 10, 1999 - D. Feb. 27, 1901
 
Homer Waldo Smith, B. July 22, 1922 - D. Feb. 17, 1923
 
Stanley, son of Luther & Mary J. Fields, B. June 26, 1902 - D. Jan. 16, 1903
 
Nina, dau. of L. & M. J. Fields, Sept. 2, 1898 - Feb. 14, 1916
 
Mary E., dau of Jos. H. & Docial Smith, Jan. 11, 1855 - Mar. 20, 1864
 
Moses Smith, 1854 - 1932
 
Margaret Smith, 1859 - 1938
 
Thomas Roberts, Born Apr. 1, 1829
 
Emily Jane, his wife, Born May 20, 1934, Died Feb. 2, 1905
 
Kermit, son of J. and A. Inman, Aug. 7, 1906--July 1, 1909 [Note: refers      to Jesse and Vianna Roberts Inman.  Vianna was a daughter of      Thomas and Emily Jane (McCormick) Roberts, and a sister of Mary      Jane (Roberts) Fields,  Sarah (Roberts) Baker and Margaret      (Roberts) Smith.]
 
Infant son of J. & A. Inman, Nov. 13, 1910
 
Jesse Inman, 1861--1940
 
Anna Inman, 1873--1922
 
Catherine Bridges, wife of J. W. B.,  Born May 23, 1842, Married July 2, 1863. Died July 4, 1866 [Note: Catherine White,  wife of James W. Bridges, brother of Surilda Jane (Bridges) Baker.]
 
J. W. Bridges,  Co. G. 22nd Ind. Inf. [James W. Bridges, brother of Surilda Jane (Bridges) Baker.]
 
Thomas White, Born July 4, 1813, Died Apr. 25, 1887 [Note: father of Catherine (White) Bridges, wife of James W. Bridges.]
 
Martha White, Wife of Thomas White, Born May 10, 1815, Died Nov. 9, 1889 [Note, mother of Catherine (White) Bridges, wife of James W. Bridges.]

Submitted by: Thomas A. Pitman

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