Marshall Hughlette Bridges

19 January 1910–22 June 1982 (Age 72)
Oglethorpe, Georgia, United States

The Life of Marshall Hughlette

When Marshall Hughlette Bridges was born on 19 January 1910, in Oglethorpe, Georgia, United States, his father, Marshall Thomas Bridges, was 36 and his mother, Gussie Hamm Fortson, was 23. He had at least 1 son with Margie Tucker. He lived in District 233, Oglethorpe, Georgia, United States for about 30 years. He died on 22 June 1982, in Madison, Georgia, United States, at the age of 72, and was buried in Oglethorpe, Georgia, United States.

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Family Time Line

Marshall Hughlette Bridges
1910–1982
Margie Tucker
1914–1966
Marshall H Bridges
1943–1973

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    Marshall H Bridges

    Male1943–1973Male

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World Events (8)

1912 · The Girl Scouts

Age 2

Like the Boy Scouts of America, The Girl Scouts is a youth organization for girls in the United States. Its purpose is to prepare girls to empower themselves and by acquiring practical skills.
1922 · Women Granted the Right to Vote

Age 12

The 19th Amendment, which allowed women the right to vote, was passed and became federal law on August 26, 1920. Georgia law prevented women from voting until 1922. The amendment wasn’t officially ratified until 1970.
1929

Age 19

13 million people become unemployed after the Wall Street stock market crash of 1929 triggers what becomes known as the Great Depression. President Herbert Hoover rejects direct federal relief.

Name Meaning

English: variant of Bridge . The -s generally represents the genitive case, but may occasionally be a plural. In some cases this name denoted someone from the Flemish city of Bruges (Brugge), meaning ‘bridges’, which had extensive trading links with England in the Middle Ages.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Sources (3)

  • Marshall H Bridges in household of Tom Bridges, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Marshall Bridges in household of M T Bridges, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Marshall H Bridges in household of Marshall T Bridges, "United States Census, 1930"

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