Edward was the son of James Bridwell and Ann Eliza Thornberry and Luvinia was the daughter of Presley Jewell and Julia Ann Woodward. There are many intermarriages between the Bridwell and Jewell families; both were in Bullitt County KY before coming to the Henderson/Webster County area just before 1860.
Edward and Luvinia were married 28 Sep 1890 in Webster County; they had five daughters and one son; one daughter died shortly after her birth in 1901. Click here to see photo of two of their daughters.
Edward F. Bridwell was born in 1871 and died 2 May 1957 in Webster County; Luvinia Jewell Bridwell was also born in 1871; she died 6 Aug 1944. Both are buried at Shady Grove Cemetery, Poole.
For more information on this family, contact Melony Gentry Lewis