Descendants of John Bruce

by

Rick Settle

rsettle@kc.rr.com

 

Generation No. 1

1. JOHN1 BRUCE was born in Tennessee. He married MAHALA MAYES. She was born in Tennessee.

Notes for JOHN BRUCE:

This John and Mahala Bruce may have been the one's listed on the 1870 and 1880 Census records of Simpson Co., Kentucky. If so, there are several older children not accounted for here.

 

Children of JOHN BRUCE and MAHALA MAYES are:

2. i. ROBERT E. LEE2 BRUCE, b. August 20, 1867, Kentucky; d. June 18, 1949, Greenville, Kentucky.

ii. ALICE BRUCE, b. 1869, Franklin, Simpson Co., Kentucky.

iii. CHARLES BRUCE, b. 1873, Franklin, Simpson Co., Kentucky.

iv. JOHN BRUCE, b. 1875, Franklin, Simpson Co., Kentucky.

v. MARY BRUCE, b. 1877, Franklin, Simpson Co., Kentucky.

 

Generation No. 2

2. ROBERT E. LEE2 BRUCE (JOHN1) was born August 20, 1867 in Kentucky, and died June 18, 1949 in Greenville, Kentucky. He married MINNIE D. RAGER April 20, 1893 in Todd Co., Kentucky, daughter of HARRELL RAGER and DIANNA MAYHAN. She was born 1876 in Todd Co., Kentucky, and died 1938 in Kentucky.

Notes for ROBERT E. LEE BRUCE:

The names of Robert E. Lee Bruce's parents, John Bruce and Haley Mayes, were taken from a copy of his death certificate. The information was provided by Archie Bruce, son of Robert and Minnie Bruce. Robert Bruce is buried in Heltsley's Cemetery in Clifty, Todd Co., Kentucky.

 

Children of ROBERT BRUCE and MINNIE RAGER are:

i. ALBERT SIDNEY3 BRUCE, b. 1893, Todd Co., Kentucky; d. 1916.

3. ii. VIOLA MAE BRUCE, b. 1897, Todd Co., Kentucky; d. 1929, Owensboro, Kentucky.

4. iii. ARCHIE R. BRUCE, b. February 21, 1900, Todd Co., Kentucky; d. September 21, 1970, Todd Co., Kentucky.

iv. CLARENCE L. BRUCE, b. 1907, Todd Co., Kentucky; d. 1926.

v. CLEMENTINE BRUCE, b. 1908, Todd Co., Kentucky.

vi. EULA MAE BRUCE, b. Aft. 1910, Todd Co., Kentucky; m. (1) CHARLIE FARBER; m. (2) JOE SNYDER.

vii. EDGAR BRUCE, b. Aft. 1910, Todd Co., Kentucky.

 

Generation No. 3

3. VIOLA MAE3 BRUCE (ROBERT E. LEE2, JOHN1) was born 1897 in Todd Co., Kentucky, and died 1929 in Owensboro, Kentucky. She married SR. HENRY EUTHER SETTLE Abt. 1920 in Todd Co., Kentucky, son of JAMES SETTLE and LIZZIE MCGEHEE. He was born September 11, 1900 in Todd Co., Kentucky, and died March 16, 1984 in Owensboro, Kentucky.

 

Children of VIOLA BRUCE and HENRY SETTLE are:

5. i. ROBERT EARL4 SETTLE, b. August 18, 1921, Owensboro, Kentucky; d. March 01, 1965, Todd Co., Kentucky.

6. ii. U. J. SETTLE, b. August 06, 1924, Owensboro, Kentucky.

7. iii. JR. HENRY EUTHER SETTLE, b. May 19, 1926, Ohio Co., Kentucky; d. September 22, 1993, Owensboro, Kentucky.

8. iv. BILLY LEON SETTLE, b. February 09, 1929, Owensboro, Kentucky; d. January 29, 1990, Owensboro, Kentucky.

 

4. ARCHIE R.3 BRUCE (ROBERT E. LEE2, JOHN1) was born February 21, 1900 in Todd Co., Kentucky, and died September 21, 1970 in Todd Co., Kentucky. He married MARY PEARL BROWN December 26, 1921 in Todd Co., Kentucky. She was born April 09, 1903 in Todd Co., Kentucky.

Children of ARCHIE BRUCE and MARY BROWN are:

i. EARL B.4 BRUCE, b. October 20, 1922, Todd Co., Kentucky; d. August 24, 1932, Todd Co., Kentucky.

The next nine names were added by Keith Bobbitt

ii. Hazel Malvina Bruce

iii. Minnie Audeline Bruce

iv. Erie Lee Bruce

v. Alice Faye Bruce

vi. Sallie Betty Bruce

vii. Cherry Dimple Bruce

viii. Donald Ray 'Norman' Bruce

ix. Archie Bruce, Jr.

x. James Edward Bruce

 

Generation No. 4

5. ROBERT EARL4 SETTLE (VIOLA MAE3 BRUCE, ROBERT E. LEE2, JOHN1) was born August 18, 1921 in Owensboro, Kentucky, and died March 01, 1965 in Todd Co., Kentucky. He married RUBY LATHAM April 01, 1939 in Kentucky, daughter of ROBERT LATHAM and NETTIE EDWARDS. She was born August 13, 1918 in Kentucky.

 

Children of ROBERT SETTLE and RUBY LATHAM are:

9. i. SHIRLEY JEAN5 SETTLE, b. February 06, 1940, Todd Co., Kentucky.

ii. LYNDEL SETTLE, b. September 28, 1941, Kentucky; d. July 06, 1959, Illinois.

iii. DAREWOOD SETTLE, b. August 22, 1943, Kentucky.

10. iv. ANGELEE SETTLE, b. May 25, 1945, Greenville, Kentucky.

11. v. PATRICIA ANN SETTLE, b. March 04, 1947, Evansville, Indiana.

vi. LORETTA SETTLE, b. August 22, 1953.

6. U. J.4 SETTLE (VIOLA MAE3 BRUCE, ROBERT E. LEE2, JOHN1) was born August 06, 1924 in Owensboro, Kentucky. He married ILONE GROVES in Kentucky. She was born in Muhlenberg Co., Kentucky.

 

Children of U. SETTLE and ILONE GROVES are:

i. DAVID5 SETTLE, b. Kentucky.

ii. TERRY SETTLE, b. Kentucky.

iii. JERRY SETTLE, b. June 06, 1948, Kentucky.

iv. CARL SETTLE, b. March 1952, Kentucky.

v. CARROL SETTLE, b. March 1952, Kentucky.

7. JR. HENRY EUTHER4 SETTLE (VIOLA MAE3 BRUCE, ROBERT E. LEE2, JOHN1) was born May 19, 1926 in Ohio Co., Kentucky, and died September 22, 1993 in Owensboro, Kentucky. He married WILMA GREY JOLLY November 09, 1945, daughter of HERMAN JOLLY and NANNIE TAYLOR. She was born March 27, 1927 in Daviess Co., Kentucky.

 

Children of HENRY SETTLE and WILMA JOLLY are:

12. i. RICHARD TYLER5 SETTLE, b. April 18, 1946, Owensboro, Kentucky.

13. ii. GLORIA ANN SETTLE, b. September 18, 1947, Owensboro, Kentucky; d. February 07, 1979, Kansas City, Missouri.

14. iii. SHARON MAE SETTLE, b. January 10, 1949, Owensboro, Kentucky.

8. BILLY LEON4 SETTLE (VIOLA MAE3 BRUCE, ROBERT E. LEE2, JOHN1) was born February 09, 1929 in Owensboro, Kentucky, and died January 29, 1990 in Owensboro, Kentucky. He married GRACE.

 

Children of BILLY SETTLE and GRACE are:

i. JR. BILLY5 SETTLE.

ii. DEWAYNE SETTLE.

iii. DIANNE SETTLE.

iv. JAMES SETTLE.

v. PATRICIA SETTLE.

vi. WAYNE SETTLE.

 

Generation No. 5

9. SHIRLEY JEAN5 SETTLE (ROBERT EARL4, VIOLA MAE3 BRUCE, ROBERT E. LEE2, JOHN1) was born February 06, 1940 in Todd Co., Kentucky. She married BERNARD MCPHERSON May 18, 1957. He was born December 29, 1937.

 

Children of SHIRLEY SETTLE and BERNARD MCPHERSON are:

15. i. BERNIDEA JEAN6 MCPHERSON, b. June 29, 1960.

ii. DEBORAH LYNN MCPHERSON, b. April 09, 1966; m. (1) THOMAS ARVIN GWINN II, October 19, 1991; m. (2) II THOMAS ARVIN GUINN, October 19, 1991; b. September 12, 1963.

10. ANGELEE5 SETTLE (ROBERT EARL4, VIOLA MAE3 BRUCE, ROBERT E. LEE2, JOHN1) was born May 25, 1945 in Greenville, Kentucky. She married RALPH LEROY WEBER June 28, 1963 in Greenville, Kentucky. He was born March 30, 1942 in Streator, Illinois.

 

Children of ANGELEE SETTLE and RALPH WEBER are:

i. ROBERT WILLIAM6 WEBER, b. December 14, 1966, Pontiac, Illinois.

ii. ANGELA KAY WEBER, b. December 22, 1969, Pontiac, Illinois.

11. PATRICIA ANN5 SETTLE (ROBERT EARL4, VIOLA MAE3 BRUCE, ROBERT E. LEE2, JOHN1) was born March 04, 1947 in Evansville, Indiana. She married JAMES L. KRAAY February 19, 1965 in Piper City, Illinois. He was born June 14, 1946 in Watseka, Illinois.

 

Children of PATRICIA SETTLE and JAMES KRAAY are:

16. i. CANDACE LYNN6 KRAAY, b. April 19, 1966, Watseka, Illinois.

ii. MICHAEL JAMES KRAAY, b. January 20, 1970, Watseka, Illinois; m. JODI LORANCE, June 06, 1992.

12. RICHARD TYLER5 SETTLE (HENRY EUTHER4, VIOLA MAE3 BRUCE, ROBERT E. LEE2, JOHN1) was born April 18, 1946 in Owensboro, Kentucky. He married (1) TONI MARIE BINGHAM February 03, 1967 in Clearfield, Utah, daughter of PAUL BINGHAM and M. FREDERICK. She was born July 16, 1949 in Pocatello, Idaho. He married (2) MARY KATHERINE ANDRADE November 29, 1975 in Kansas City, Missouri, daughter of JOSEPH ANDRADE and VIVIAN GOMEZ. She was born September 12, 1942 in Truman, Minnesotta.

 

Children of RICHARD SETTLE and TONI BINGHAM are:

17. i. SHARON JEANETTE6 SETTLE, b. February 16, 1968, Hill A.F.B., Utah.

18. ii. PAULA JOANNE SETTLE, b. July 31, 1969, Kansas City, Missouri.

13. GLORIA ANN5 SETTLE (HENRY EUTHER4, VIOLA MAE3 BRUCE, ROBERT E. LEE2, JOHN1) was born September 18, 1947 in Owensboro, Kentucky, and died February 07, 1979 in Kansas City, Missouri. She married JOHN F. FIZELL 1964 in Raytown, Jackson Co., Missouri, son of MELVIN FIZELL and LILLIAN. He was born January 08, 1946 in Kansas.

 

Children of GLORIA SETTLE and JOHN FIZELL are:

i. ROGER DEAN6 FIZELL, b. June 23, 1965, Kansas City, Missouri; d. March 15, 1979, Kansas City, Missouri.

19. ii. ROBERT DUANE FIZELL, b. May 28, 1966, Kansas City, Missouri.

iii. JENNIFER LYNN FIZELL, b. November 24, 1970, Kansas City, Missouri; d. February 13, 1979, Kansas City, Missouri.

14. SHARON MAE5 SETTLE (HENRY EUTHER4, VIOLA MAE3 BRUCE, ROBERT E. LEE2, JOHN1) was born January 10, 1949 in Owensboro, Kentucky. She married DENNIS CLARK in Jackson County, Missouri. He was born November 02, 1946 in Council Bluffs, Iowa.

 

Children of SHARON SETTLE and DENNIS CLARK are:

20. i. JEFFERY WAYNE6 CLARK, b. February 01, 1971, Kansas City, Missouri.

21. ii. DAWN MARIE CLARK, b. August 08, 1972, Kansas City, Missouri.

 

Generation No. 6

15. BERNIDEA JEAN6 MCPHERSON (SHIRLEY JEAN5 SETTLE, ROBERT EARL4, VIOLA MAE3 BRUCE, ROBERT E. LEE2, JOHN1) was born June 29, 1960. She married RANDY DALE FORT November 24, 1979. He was born August 07, 1957.

 

Child of BERNIDEA MCPHERSON and RANDY FORT is:

i. JASON ANTHONY7 FORT, b. March 02, 1993.

16. CANDACE LYNN6 KRAAY (PATRICIA ANN5 SETTLE, ROBERT EARL4, VIOLA MAE3 BRUCE, ROBERT E. LEE2, JOHN1) was born April 19, 1966 in Watseka, Illinois. She married (1) UNKNOWN LAUTERBACK. She married (2) DAVID SUPRENANT December 12, 1992.

 

Child of CANDACE KRAAY and UNKNOWN LAUTERBACK is:

i. PORSHA7 LAUTERBACK, b. November 29, 1987.

17. SHARON JEANETTE6 SETTLE (RICHARD TYLER5, HENRY EUTHER4, VIOLA MAE3 BRUCE, ROBERT E. LEE2, JOHN1) was born February 16, 1968 in Hill A.F.B., Utah. She married (1) DANNY MATEO 1986 in Honolulu, Hawaii. She married (2) HECTOR ANGUITA 1990 in Hawaii.

 

Child of SHARON SETTLE and DANNY MATEO is:

i. VALERIE MARIE7 MATEO, b. March 14, 1986, Honolulu, Hawaii.

 

Child of SHARON SETTLE and HECTOR ANGUITA is:

ii. CHEYENNE JEANETTE7 ANGUITA, b. February 15, 1991, Watertown, New York.

18. PAULA JOANNE6 SETTLE (RICHARD TYLER5, HENRY EUTHER4, VIOLA MAE3 BRUCE, ROBERT E. LEE2, JOHN1) was born July 31, 1969 in Kansas City, Missouri. She married (1) CHRISTIAN P. MALLOY August 26, 1987 in Wahiawa, Hawaii, son of PATRICK MALLOY and JANIS RANDOLF. He was born December 06, 1968 in Kansas City, Missouri. She met (2) ROBERT SWINNEY 1991 in Kansas City, Missouri.

 

Children of PAULA SETTLE and CHRISTIAN MALLOY are:

i. JESSICA LYNN7 MALLOY, b. November 25, 1987, Kansas City, Missouri.

ii. ALEXANDER KANE MALLOY, b. January 13, 1989, Kansas City, Missouri.

 

Child of PAULA SETTLE and ROBERT SWINNEY is:

iii. DESTINY RAE7 SWINNEY, b. May 05, 1992, Kansas City, Missouri.

19. ROBERT DUANE6 FIZELL (GLORIA ANN5 SETTLE, HENRY EUTHER4, VIOLA MAE3 BRUCE, ROBERT E. LEE2, JOHN1) was born May 28, 1966 in Kansas City, Missouri. He married PAULA SANDBURG September 14, 1991 in Cass County, Missouri. She was born February 10, 1962 in Missouri.

 

Children of ROBERT FIZELL and PAULA SANDBURG are:

i. JENNIFER ANN7 FIZELL, b. January 20, 1994, Kansas City, Missouri.

ii. ZACHERY TYLER FIZELL, b. November 06, 1996, Kansas City, Missouri.

20. JEFFERY WAYNE6 CLARK (SHARON MAE5 SETTLE, HENRY EUTHER4, VIOLA MAE3 BRUCE, ROBERT E. LEE2, JOHN1) was born February 01, 1971 in Kansas City, Missouri. He married (1) BOBBIE WEIXLBAUM 1990. He married (2) SANDY FARLEY July 23, 1993 in Missouri.

 

Children of JEFFERY CLARK and BOBBIE WEIXLBAUM are:

i. CHRISTIN7 CLARK.

ii. KELSEY CLARK, b. December 17, 1990, Missouri.

21. DAWN MARIE6 CLARK (SHARON MAE5 SETTLE, HENRY EUTHER4, VIOLA MAE3 BRUCE, ROBERT E. LEE2, JOHN1) was born August 08, 1972 in Kansas City, Missouri. She married JAMES KROMEICH 1990.

 

Child of DAWN CLARK and JAMES KROMEICH is:

i. LACEY LEE ANN7 KROMEICH, b. April 01, 1992.