Margaret Miller

Margaret Miller

Obituary in the Scottsburg, Indiana Chronicle Thursday, January 29, 1885. Page 1, column 3, Vienna Locals.

Margaret Bridgewater, Widow of the late Christian Bridgewater, in the 95th year of her age, died at the residence of J. T. Furnish, in this place last Thursday, January 22nd. Her remains were interred at the Bridgewater graveyard, Lexington, township, on Friday.

Kentucky marriages to 1850 list Christian and Margaret married on 12 Nov 1813, Nelson County, Kentucky. Margaret's claim of Widow for pension, War of 1812 gives their marriage date as 14 Nov 1812, near Taylorsville, Nelson County, Kentucky. After Christian's death Margaret lived with her daughter Elizabeth until her death.