Norman Bruce

2 March 1733–25 April 1811 (Age 78)
Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland, United Kingdom

The Life of Norman

When Norman Bruce was born on 2 March 1733, in Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland, United Kingdom, his father, Charles W Bruce, was 47 and his mother, Hellen Cleland, was 24. He had at least 1 son with Susannah Gardiner Key. He died on 25 April 1811, in Bruceville, Talbot, Maryland, United States, at the age of 78.

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Family Time Line

Norman Bruce
1733–1811
Susannah Gardiner Key
1742–1805
Charles Key Bruce
1763–

Spouse and Children

    Male1733–1811Male

    Susannah Gardiner Key

    Female1742–1805Female

children

(1)

    Charles Key Bruce

    Male1763–Male

Parents and Siblings

    Male1685–1768Male

    Hellen Cleland

    Female1708–1762Female

siblings

(12)

+7 More Children

World Events (4)

1776

Age 43

Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
1776

Age 43

Maryland is the 7th state.
1794 · Creating the Eleventh Amendment

Age 61

The Eleventh Amendment restricts the ability of any people to start a lawsuit against the states in federal court.

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)

  • Normand Bruce, "Scotland Births and Baptisms, 1564-1950"
  • Normand Bruce, "Scotland, Births and Baptisms, 1564-1950"

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