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Full Name:

Jacob Bradford
 Known As:  
 Date of Birth:1834 
 Date of Death:May 30, 1864 
 Spouse:Nancy Davis 
 Father:Jacob Bradford Sr. 
 Mother:Charlotte Lemley 



Greene, Pennsylvania, USA
 Marriage:at age 20 to Nancy Davis on March 9, 1854
Tyler County, West Virginia, USA
 Death:at age 30 on May 30, 1864 - cause of death: "Died in the Hands of the Enemy"
Cloyd's Mountain, Virginia, USA
Cloyd's Mountain, Virginia, USA






 Military Casualty Sheet: Rank:  Private
Company: F
Regiment: 14
Arm: Inf.
State: West Virginia

Nature of Casualty: "Was wounded & captured at Cloyd's Mtn,"

"May 9, 1864, and died, in the hands of the enemy,
"May 30, 1864, while a prisoner of war."


 Spouse - Nancy Davis-Bradford-ClineBorn in 1837 to Jonathan Davis & Rebecah Lewman in Tyler County, West Virginia, USA.
Died October 31, 1915 in Jackson, West Virginia, USA at the age of 79
Buried at Pine Hill Cemetery in Ripley, Jackson County, West Virginia, USA
 Family:Jacob & Nancy Bradford had four children -- Dennis, Rebecca, Catharine & Emeline.
Nancy remarried after Jacob's death to Eli Cline. They had three children -- Laura, William & Eli.




View additional information about Jacob Bradford in our July 2020 edition of the Spiker Gazette.





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