Mozelle Matilda Bridges

6 September 1921–17 January 1986 (Age 64)
Cleveland, North Carolina, United States

The Life Summary of Mozelle Matilda

When Mozelle Matilda Bridges was born on 6 September 1921, in Cleveland, North Carolina, United States, her father, Hollie Young Bridges, was 24 and her mother, Ida Gady Barrett, was 23. She had at least 2 sons with Boyd Ladell Lindsay Jr. She lived in Warlick, Burke, North Carolina, United States in 1930 and Waco, Cleveland, North Carolina, United States in 1940. She died on 17 January 1986, in Shelby, Cleveland, North Carolina, United States, at the age of 64, and was buried in Cherryville, Gaston, North Carolina, United States.

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Boyd Ladell Lindsay Jr
Mozelle Matilda Bridges
Michael Ladell Lindsey
unknown Lindsay

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World Events (8)

1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack
Age 2
Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.
1923 · Amendment of Equal Rights
Age 2
Is a proposed amendment to help guarantee equal legal rights for all citizens of the United States. Its main objective is to end legal distinctions between the two genders in terms of divorce, property, employment, and other legal matters. Even though it isn't the 28th Amendment yet, it has started conversations about the meaning of legal equality.
Age 20
Japanese attack Pearl Harbor.

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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  • Mozelle Bridges in household of Hollie Bridges, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Mozelle Bridges in household of Holly Bridges, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Mozelle Lindsay in entry for Michael Ladell Lindsay, "North Carolina, Department of Archives and History, Index to Vital Records, 1800-2000"

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