Bridges of Washington County, GA

The earliest proven male in this Washington County, GA, Bridges Tree is John Bridges, born about 1832.  His origin is unproven, but one census record indicates he was born in South Carolina.  Census records indicate his wife as Arenia Morgina Unknown, born about 1841.

 

Per census records, the couple produced 13 children:

1 - William T (WT or Billy) Bridges, born @ 1856 - married Nancy J. "Sally" Bridges, daughter of William E. Bridges and Sarah "Sally" Giles.

2 - Julianna Bridges, born @ 1858.  Married William T. Amerson.

3 - Luzianna Bridges, born @ 1860.  No known information.

4 - Louisa Bridges, born @ 1862.  No known information.

5 - Henry Lee Bridges, born @ 1864.  No known information.

6 - James Matthew Bridges, born @ 1867.  Married Martha Ann Elizabeth Stavely. 

7 - Matthew Johnson Bridges, born @ 1867.  No known information.

8 - Missouri Bridges, born @ 1868.  Married Jesse Jones.

9 - Dosia Bridges, born @ 1869.  No known information.

10 - Adam Bridges, born @ 1870.  No known information.

11 - Delphy Bridges, born @ 1872.  Married Benoni Hattaway.

12 - Vandalia Bridges, born @ 1874.  No known information.

13 - Wylie Noland Bridges, born 8/14/1878.  Married Minnie L. Brown.  Buried in Richmond Co, GA.

 

This line is later found in Washington, Montgomery (now Wheeler), Johnson and Richmond County, GA.  Please see our family tree database for more information.  If you are related to anyone in tree, please email us and join our online family!

 

At this time, there is no proven link between our Washington Co Tree and our Montgomery Co Tree.