Sophia Bruce1

#1565, b. circa 1782, d. before 1820
Father*John Bruce1 b. 30 Apr 1748, d. 1827
Mother*Elizabeth Clay1 b. 13 Jan 1755, d. 1832
     Sophia Bruce was born circa 1782 Augusta County, Virginia.1 She was the daughter of John Bruce and Elizabeth Clay.1 Sophia and James Palmer, son of Nixon Palmer and Mary Beasley, were married circa 1808 Kentucky Did these two elope? I have found no bond, license, nor return anywhere in Kentucky.1 Sophia Bruce died before 1820 , Garrard County, Kentucky.1
     As of circa 1808, her married name was Palmer (Bruce).

Children of Sophia and James

Last Edited=20 Jul 2019


  1. [S175] Interview with Wanza Jo Baker Campbell (California), by Pat Dunford, 1/1998. Patricia L Dunford Files (Patricia L Dunford, 3736 N Tucson Blvd, Tucson, Pima County, Arizona, 85716).