George M Bridgett

25 April 1866–
Botetourt, Botetourt, Virginia, United States

The Life of George M

When George M Bridgett was born on 25 April 1866, in Botetourt, Botetourt, Virginia, United States, his father, Jacob H. Bridgett, was 29 and his mother, Charlotte Ann Mallow, was 28. He lived in Covington, Alleghany, Virginia, United States in 1880 and Staunton, Virginia, United States in 1910. He was buried in Mallow Cemetery, Alleghany, Virginia, United States.

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Family Time Line

Jacob H. Bridgett
1836–1884
Charlotte Ann Mallow
1838–1901
Mattie Hull Bridgett
1862–1942
Mary Belle Bridgett
1864–1945
George M Bridgett
1866–
Emma Kyle Bridgett
1868–1941
Minnie Bridgett
1870–
William S Bridgett
1870–1870
Edwin Bridgett
1871–1932
Charles J. Bridgett
1874–1903
Madison Hook Bridgett
1877–1953
Infant Bridgett
1880–

Parents and Siblings

    Male1836–1884Male

    Charlotte Ann Mallow

    Female1838–1901Female

siblings

(10)

    Mattie Hull Bridgett

    Female1862–1942Female

    Female1864–1945Female

    Male1866–Male

    Emma Kyle Bridgett

    Female1868–1941Female

    Minnie Bridgett

    Female1870–Female

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World Events (8)

1867 · Sorry Mr. President, You can't do that.

Age 1

This Act was to restrict the power of the President removing certain office holders without approval of the Senate. It denies the President the power to remove any executive officer who had been appointed by the president with the advice and consent of the Senate, unless the Senate approved the removal during the next full session of Congress. The Amendment was later repealed.
1894 · Confederate Soldiers and Sailors Monument

Age 28

On May 30, 18944 the Confederate Soldiers and Sailors’ Monument was unveiled. It is 73 feet high and over looks Libby Hill Park. the statue represents the 13 Confederate States.
1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 32

After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.

Name Meaning

English and Irish: perhaps, as MacLysaght suggests, a shortened form of the Welsh patronymic ap Richard, assimilated to the name of one of the patron saints of Ireland. In England the name is found chiefly in the Midlands. It has been recorded in Ireland (chiefly Ulster) since the 17th century.

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

Sources (3)

  • George M Bridgett, "United States Census, 1910"
  • George Bridget in household of Jacob H Bridget, "United States Census, 1870"
  • George W Bridgett in household of Jacob H Bridgett, "United States Census, 1880"

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