Otto Ellsworth Bruce

Male30 September 1885–9 December 1886

Brief Life History of Otto Ellsworth

When Otto Ellsworth Bruce was born on 30 September 1885, in Sandtown, Independence, Arkansas, United States, his father, John Wesley Bruce, was 32 and his mother, Mary Alice England Southard, was 27. He died on 9 December 1886, in his hometown, at the age of 1, and was buried in Lee's Chapel Cemetery, Moorefield, Independence, Arkansas, United States.

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John Wesley Bruce
Mary Alice England Southard
Daisy Maveureen Bruce
Clarence Winslow Bruce
Carl Winfred Bruce
Otto Ellsworth Bruce
Bertha Lenore Bruce
Homer Albright Bruce
Bernard Carlisle Bruce
Opal Ernestine Bruce
Cecil Claire Bruce

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  • Otto Ellsworth Bruce, "Find A Grave Index"

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Age 1

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.

1886 · Giving Working Men a Union

Age 1

The largest union group in the United States during the first half of the 20th century. It still exists today but merged with The Congress of Industrial Organization.

Name Meaning

Scottish (of Norman origin): habitational name from a place in Normandy, probably from Brix (La Manche).

Altered form of French Brousse .

History: The son of the Domesday baron, a friend of David I of Scotland, was granted by him the Lordship of Annandale in 1124, and his second son Robert became the founder of the Scottish house of Bruce. — This surname (see 2 above) is listed along with its original form Brousse in the (US) National Huguenot Society's register of qualified Huguenot ancestors.

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

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