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Lydia Moss Bradley

philanthropist

Lydia Moss Bradley, American philanthropist.

Background

Bradley, Lydia Moss was born on July 31, 1816 in Switzerland County, Indiana, United States. Daughter of Captain Zealy Moss and Jeanette (Glasscock) Moss.

Education

Educated in schools of Switzerland County, Indiana.

Career

Has given to Peoria Bradley Park, Bradley Home for Aged Women, and founded Bradley Polytechnic Institute Home: Peoria, Ill.

Connections

Married Tobias S. Bradley, May 11, 1837 (deceased).

father:
Captain Zealy Moss Moss

mother:
Jeanette (Glasscock) Moss

spouse:
Tobias S. Bradley