Charles Bruce

13 November 1739–before 1753 (Age 13)
Framingham, Middlesex, Massachusetts, United States

The Life of Charles

When Charles Bruce was born on 13 November 1739, in Framingham, Middlesex, Massachusetts, United States, his father, John Bruce Jr, was 28 and his mother, Mary Potter, was 30. He died before 1753, in his hometown, at the age of 12.

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Family Time Line

John Bruce Jr
Mary Potter
Keziah Bruce
Ephraim Bruce
Sarah Bruce
Charles Bruce
Molly Bruce
John Bruce III
Lydia Bruce
Lucy Bruce
Charles Bruce

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Name Meaning

Scottish and English (of Norman origin): habitational name from a place in Normandy which has not been certainly identified. Traditionally, it is believed to be derived from Brix near Cherbourg, but Le Brus in Calvados and Briouze in Orne have also been proposed as candidates.

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

Sources (2)

  • Charles Bruce, "Massachusetts, Town Clerk, Vital and Town Records, 1626-2001"
  • Charles Bruce, "Massachusetts, Births and Christenings, 1639-1915"

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