ANN BRUCE, born c. 1810/12 in Scotland (her age is given as 38 in the 1850 U.S. Census), died 27th February 1862 probably at Oakland Plantation, Vicksburg, Mississippi, U.S.A. Married John Purvis of Mobile, Alabama (18.104.22.168.2.) (born c. 25th April 1804, died 19th October 1850 in Edinburgh, Scotland), her 1st cousin once removed, who owned the cotton plantation called Oakland, near Vicksburg on the Yazoo River, Mississippi, eldest son of Burridge Purvis (22.214.171.124.) of Columbia, South Carolina, U.S.A., and Glassmount, Kinghorn, Fife, Scotland, having no children.
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