Ethel R. Bridges1

#1924, (9 March 1903 - circa 1 May 1968)
Relationship1st cousin of Nelle Belle Bridges
Father*George B. Bridges2 (1864 - 1944)
Mother*Anna Belle Halstead2 (1866 - 1943)


William A Moore b. c 1902
Her married name was Moore.2 
Birth*9 March 1903She was born on 9 March 1903 at Keithsburg, Illinois.3 
1908She removed with George B. Bridges and Anna Belle Halstead to IowaG in 1908 Illinois.4 
26 April 1910She appeared on the census of 26 April 1910 in the household of George B. Bridges and Anna Belle Halstead at Muscatine, Muscatine Co., IowaG.5 
10 January 1920She appeared on the census of 10 January 1920 in the household of George B. Bridges and Anna Belle Halstead at 1202 Oak Street, Muscatine, Muscatine Co., IowaG.6 
Marriage*6 November 1920She married William A Moore, son of Elijah Wilson Moore and Blanche Belle Durkee, on 6 November 1920 at Muscatine, Iowa.2 
Death*circa 1 May 1968She died circa 1 May 1968 at Iowa.3 


  1. [S8] 1910 U.S. Federal Census. Muscatine, IA.
  2. [S1517] Iowa Marriage Records, 1880-1937; Iowa Department of Health, Record Group 48, Iowa State Archives, Des Moines, Iowa.
  3. [S654] Muscatine County Iowa Genealogy, online, Name: Ethel Moore; submitted by Mary E. Boyer, April 30, 2008. Source of Obituary Muscatine Journal, Muscatine, Iowa, (written in ink: 5-1-68):
    "Mrs. Ethel Moore, 65, of route 5, Muscatine, died this morning at Muscatine General hospital. Born at Keithsburg, Ill., March 9, 1903, she was the daughter of George B. and Anna Bell Halstead-Bridges. Ethel Bridges married William A. Moore, Nov. 6, 1920 at Muscatine. She is survived by her husband. Mrs. Moore is preceded in death by her parents, two brothers and two sisters. Funeral services will be held at 3 .m. (as written in the article) Friday at the George M. Wittich funeral home. Burial will be at the Island cemetery."
  4. [S894] 1915 Iowa State Census. [index card] Edna M. Bridges, age 21, in IA 7 yrs, res. 507 W. 4th St.; b. IL, father b.IN, mother b. IL.
  5. [S8] 1910 U.S. Federal Census. George B (46), button cutter; Anna B (43), b. IL; marr. 20 yrs.
  6. [S11] 1920 U.S. Federal Census. George (55), button cutter; Anna (53).