Matilda F. Bradley

2 June 1857–
Bedford, Virginia, United States

The Life of Matilda F.

When Matilda F. Bradley was born on 2 June 1857, in Bedford, Virginia, United States, her father, John Bradley, was 38 and her mother, Sarah F. "Sally" Payne, was 23. She lived in Virginia, United States in 1870.

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Family Time Line

John Bradley
1819–
Sarah F. "Sally" Payne
1834–1877
Peter Lee Bradley
1852–1937
Judith M Bradley
1854–
Matilda F. Bradley
1857–
Richard M Bradley
1859–
Charles William Bradley
1860–1936
Sarah E Bradley
1862–
Nancy E Bradley
1864–
George Washington Bradley
1868–1900
Bradley
1871–1871
Susan A Bradley
1873–1899

Parents and Siblings

    John Bradley

    Male1819–Male

    Sarah F. "Sally" Payne

    Female1834–1877Female

siblings

(10)

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World Events (8)

1861 · The Battle of Manassas

Age 4

The Battle of Manassas is also referred to as the First Battle of Bull Run. 35,000 Union troops were headed towards Washington D.C. after 20,000 Confederate forces. The McDowell's Union troops fought with General Beauregard's Confederate troops along a little river called Bull Run. 
1863

Age 6

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 33

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.

Name Meaning

1 English: habitational name from any of the many places throughout England named Bradley, from Old English brād ‘broad’ + lēah ‘woodland clearing’.2 Scottish: habitational name from Braidlie in Roxburghshire.3 Irish (Ulster): adopted as an English equivalent of Gaelic Ó Brolcháin.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Matilda Bradly in household of John Bradly, "United States Census, 1870"
  • M F Bradly in household of John Bradly, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Matilda F. Bradley, "Virginia Births and Christenings, 1584-1917"

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