Linnie Gilmore Bradley, a legend Posted in: Community Linnie Gilmore Bradley was born Sept. 20, 1845, the youngest of Thomas and Caroline Hill Gilmore’s seven children. Linnie became a beloved Grimes County legend, living a year shy of her 100th birthday. Linnie’s parents were married in Alabama in 1830. They came to Texas that same year, settling near what ...PLEASE LOG IN FOR PREMIUM CONTENT. Our website requires visitors to log in to view the best local news. Not yet a subscriber? Subscribe today!