Anna May Bright1

F, b. 21 August 1885, d. 30 January 1942
     Anna May Bright was born on 21 August 1885 at Darke Co., OH.1 She was the daughter of Hamilton Garver Bright and Aldeba Klepinger.1 Anna May Bright married Jesse C. Norris on 15 December 1900. Anna May Bright died on 30 January 1942 at Darke Co., OH, at age 56.

Citations

  1. [S1566] 1900 Federal Census, Darke County, Ohio. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T623, Rolls 1261-2; FHL #1241261-2.

Christian Bright1

M, b. 5 February 1842, d. 14 December 1880
     Christian Bright was born on 5 February 1842 at Hocking Co., OH.1 He was the son of George W. Bright and Mary Beery.1 Christian Bright died on 14 December 1880 at age 38.

Citations

  1. [S387] 1850 Federal Census, Hocking County, Ohio. Microfilm Image, NARA Series M432, Roll 695.

Clarence E. Bright1

M, b. January 1894
     Clarence E. Bright was born in January 1894 at Darke Co., OH.1 He was the son of Hamilton Garver Bright and Aldeba Klepinger.1

Citations

  1. [S1566] 1900 Federal Census, Darke County, Ohio. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T623, Rolls 1261-2; FHL #1241261-2.

Coleman Bright

M, b. 1808
     Coleman Bright married Susannah Harrison, daughter of Zebulon A. Harrison and Mary Tallman. Coleman Bright was born in 1808 at Rockingham Co., VA.

Children of Coleman Bright and Susannah Harrison

Daniel W. Bright1

M, b. October 1896
     Daniel W. Bright was born in October 1896 at Darke Co., OH.1 He was the son of Hamilton Garver Bright and Aldeba Klepinger.1

Citations

  1. [S1566] 1900 Federal Census, Darke County, Ohio. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T623, Rolls 1261-2; FHL #1241261-2.

Elbert Bright

M, b. 6 December 1887, d. 24 August 1888
     Elbert Bright was born on 6 December 1887 at Darke Co., OH. He was the son of Hamilton Garver Bright and Aldeba Klepinger. Elbert Bright died on 24 August 1888 at Darke Co., OH. He was buried in August 1888 at Abbottsville Cemetery, Abbottsville, Darke Co., OH.

Frances Bright1

F, b. 21 December 1834, d. 10 October 1877
     Frances Bright was born on 21 December 1834 at Hocking Co., OH.1 She was the daughter of George W. Bright and Mary Beery.1 Frances Bright married Henry Fickle, son of Jane (?), on 16 September 1853 at Hocking Co., OH. Frances Bright lived on 25 June 1860 at Logan, Hocking Co., OH.2 She died on 10 October 1877 at Ohio at age 42.

Child of Frances Bright and Henry Fickle

Citations

  1. [S387] 1850 Federal Census, Hocking County, Ohio. Microfilm Image, NARA Series M432, Roll 695.
  2. [S356] 1860 Federal Census, Hocking County, Ohio. Microfilm Image, NARA Series M653, Roll 988; FHL #803988.

Frances Bright

F, b. 12 February 1787, d. 19 July 1876
     Frances Bright was born on 12 February 1787 at Rockingham Co., VA. She married George Bright. Frances Bright died on 19 July 1876 at Ohio at age 89. She was buried in July 1876 at Bright Cemetery, Logan, Hocking Co., OH, Findagrave #23575404.

Child of Frances Bright and George Bright

George Bright

M, b. 12 December 1784, d. 6 September 1864
     George Bright was born on 12 December 1784 at Rockingham Co., VA. He married Frances Bright. George Bright died on 6 September 1864 at Falls Twp., Hocking Co., OH, at age 79. He was buried in September 1864 at Bright Cemetery, Logan, Hocking Co., OH, Findagrave #23550848.

Child of George Bright and Frances Bright

George W. Bright

M, b. 1 January 1809, d. 4 August 1887
     George W. Bright was born on 1 January 1809 at Bremen, Fairfield Co., OH.1 He was the son of George Bright and Frances Bright. George W. Bright married Mary Beery, daughter of Christian Beery and Elizabeth Miller, on 21 June 1832 at Fairfield Co., OH. George W. Bright died on 4 August 1887 at New Lebanon, Montgomery Co., OH, at age 78.

Children of George W. Bright and Mary Beery

Citations

  1. [S387] 1850 Federal Census, Hocking County, Ohio. Microfilm Image, NARA Series M432, Roll 695.

Grace E. Bright1

F, b. July 1889
     Grace E. Bright was born in July 1889 at Darke Co., OH.1 She was the daughter of Hamilton Garver Bright and Aldeba Klepinger.1

Citations

  1. [S1566] 1900 Federal Census, Darke County, Ohio. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T623, Rolls 1261-2; FHL #1241261-2.

Hamilton Garver Bright1

M, b. 13 July 1854, d. 27 February 1920
     Hamilton Garver Bright was born on 13 July 1854 at Madison Twp., Montgomery Co., OH.1 He was the son of Isaac Bowman Bright and Sarah Rife.1 Hamilton Garver Bright married Aldeba Klepinger, daughter of Newton Klepinger and Sarah W. Wolf, on 24 March 1879 at Darke Co., OH, Eleven children born, eight living as of the 1900 census.2 Hamilton Garver Bright died on 27 February 1920 at Darke Co., OH, at age 65.

Children of Hamilton Garver Bright and Aldeba Klepinger

Citations

  1. [S969] 1860 Federal Census, Montgomery County, Ohio. Microfilm Image, NARA Series M653, Rolls 1013 - 1015; FHL #805013 - 5.
  2. [S1566] 1900 Federal Census, Darke County, Ohio. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T623, Rolls 1261-2; FHL #1241261-2.

Isaac Bowman Bright1

M, b. 17 December 1819, d. 26 July 1889
     Isaac Bowman Bright was born on 17 December 1819 at Augusta Co., VA.1 He married Sarah Rife on 25 March 1841 at Montgomery Co., OH. Isaac Bowman Bright died on 26 July 1889 at Dayton, Montgomery Co., OH, at age 69.

Child of Isaac Bowman Bright and Sarah Rife

Citations

  1. [S969] 1860 Federal Census, Montgomery County, Ohio. Microfilm Image, NARA Series M653, Rolls 1013 - 1015; FHL #805013 - 5.

Isaac Newton Bright1

M, b. 6 December 1879, d. 18 December 1962
     Isaac Newton Bright was born on 6 December 1879 at Darke Co., OH.1 He was the son of Hamilton Garver Bright and Aldeba Klepinger.1 Isaac Newton Bright died on 18 December 1962 at Miami Co., OH, at age 83.

Citations

  1. [S1566] 1900 Federal Census, Darke County, Ohio. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T623, Rolls 1261-2; FHL #1241261-2.

Jane Ann Bright

F, b. 3 January 1840, d. 2 January 1916
     Jane Ann Bright was born on 3 January 1840 at Rockingham Co., VA. She was the daughter of Coleman Bright and Susannah Harrison. Jane Ann Bright died on 2 January 1916 at age 75.

Jesse Calvin Bright1

M, b. 19 June 1883, d. 9 April 1963
     Jesse Calvin Bright was born on 19 June 1883 at Darke Co., OH.1 He was the son of Hamilton Garver Bright and Aldeba Klepinger.1 Jesse Calvin Bright married Bertha Hapner on 4 January 1917. Jesse Calvin Bright died on 9 April 1963 at Butte Co., CA, at age 79.

Citations

  1. [S1566] 1900 Federal Census, Darke County, Ohio. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T623, Rolls 1261-2; FHL #1241261-2.

Mahala Bright1

F, b. 11 December 1843, d. 26 November 1865
     Mahala Bright was born on 11 December 1843 at Hocking Co., OH.1 She was the daughter of George W. Bright and Mary Beery.1 Mahala Bright died on 26 November 1865 at Carroll Co., MO, at age 21.

Citations

  1. [S387] 1850 Federal Census, Hocking County, Ohio. Microfilm Image, NARA Series M432, Roll 695.

Margaret Bright1

F, b. 8 January 1801, d. 27 January 1873
     Margaret Bright was also known as "Peggy". She was born on 8 January 1801 at Frankford, Greenbrier Co., VA (now WV).1 She married Col. Elisha Callison in 1821. Margaret Bright died on 27 January 1873 at Caldwell, Greenbrier Co., VA (now WV), at age 72. She was buried in January 1873 at Old Stone Presbyterian Church Cemetery, Lewisburg, Greenbrier Co., WV, Find A Grave Memorial# 105705247.

Child of Margaret Bright and Col. Elisha Callison

Citations

  1. [S406] 1850 Federal Census, Greenbrier County, Virginia. Microfilm Image, NARA Series M432, Roll 947.

Minerva Bright

F
     Minerva Bright was the daughter of Coleman Bright and Susannah Harrison.

Riley R. Bright

M, b. circa 1901
     Riley R. Bright was born circa 1901 at Oklahoma. He married Fern Ocelia Larimore, daughter of Floyd Earl Larimore and Lyda May Krout, on 24 June 1928. Riley R. Bright and Fern Ocelia Larimore were divorced before April 1940.1

Citations

  1. [S2322] 1940 Federal Census, Montezuma County, Colorado. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T627, Roll 471.

Russell H. Bright

M, b. 26 March 1892, d. 23 February 1893
     Russell H. Bright was born on 26 March 1892 at Darke Co., OH. He was the son of Hamilton Garver Bright and Aldeba Klepinger. Russell H. Bright died on 23 February 1893 at Darke Co., OH. He was buried in February 1893 at Abbottsville Cemetery, Abbottsville, Darke Co., OH.

Spencer W. Bright1

M, b. November 1899
     Spencer W. Bright was born in November 1899 at Darke Co., OH.1 He was the son of Hamilton Garver Bright and Aldeba Klepinger.1

Citations

  1. [S1566] 1900 Federal Census, Darke County, Ohio. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T623, Rolls 1261-2; FHL #1241261-2.

Vernon Leroy Bright1

M, b. 18 August 1881, d. 21 August 1942
     Vernon Leroy Bright was born on 18 August 1881 at Darke Co., OH.1 He was the son of Hamilton Garver Bright and Aldeba Klepinger.1 Vernon Leroy Bright married Cora Ellen Christian on 13 March 1904 at Darke Co., OH. Vernon Leroy Bright died on 21 August 1942 at Darke Co., OH, at age 61.1

Citations

  1. [S1566] 1900 Federal Census, Darke County, Ohio. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T623, Rolls 1261-2; FHL #1241261-2.

Wilma Ada Bright

F, b. 1 June 1907, d. 11 October 2000
     Wilma Ada Bright was born on 1 June 1907 at Tazewell Co., IL. She married Robert Lee Hawkins, son of Dallas Hawkins and Nora May Richmond, on 30 August 1925 at Pekin, Tazewell Co., IL. Wilma Ada Bright died on 11 October 2000 at Pekin, Tazewell Co., IL, at age 93 Obituary (findagrave.com):

Journal Star (Peoria, IL) - Thursday, October 12, 2000

PEKIN - Wilma Ada Hawkins, 93, of Hallmark House Nursing Center died there at 3:15 a.m. Wednesday, Oct. 11, 2000.

Born June 1, 1907, in Mackinaw to Buford and Ethel May Stewart Bright, she married Robert L. Hawkins on Aug. 30, 1925, in Pekin. He died Feb. 19, 1983, in Peoria.

She also was preceded in death by two sons, William and Robert Jr., two grandsons, three brothers and two sisters.

Surviving are two daughters, Wilma (and Roy) Morsch Hostetler of Pekin and Donna (and Dean) Colson of Manito; one sister, Anna May Cookson of Ridge Lake; one brother, Harold (and Marge) Bright of Pekin; seven grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; and six great-great-grandchildren.

She worked for American Distilling Co. in Pekin for 25 years, retiring in 1969. She previously had worked for Corn Products Corp. in Pekin for five years.

She was a member of the Capricorn Club at Corn Products Corp. and the 25-Year Club at American Distilling Co.

She also was a member of First United Methodist Church in Pekin; its Dorcas-Ruth Circle, where she served as past secretary; its United Methodist Women; and its Builders Sunday School Class.

Services will be at 10 a.m. Saturday at Preston-Hanley Funeral Home, Pekin Chapel, where visitation will be from 5 to 7 p.m. Friday. The Rev. Terry Edele will officiate. Burial will be in Glendale Memorial Gardens.

She was buried in October 2000 at Glendale Memorial Gardens, Pekin, Tazewell Co., IL, Find A Grave Memorial# 134520379.

Child of Wilma Ada Bright and Robert Lee Hawkins

Marianne Brightmer

F
     Marianne Brightmer married James Feake, son of William Feake and Mary Ann (?).

Child of Marianne Brightmer and James Feake

Wilcox Brightwell

M
     Wilcox Brightwell married Annie Reamey, daughter of Daniel Webster Reamey and Elizabeth Redd Dillard, circa 1904.

Catherine Briles1

F, b. 22 September 1824, d. 1908
     Catherine Briles was born on 22 September 1824 at Harrison Co., IN.1 She was the daughter of Henry Briles and Christiana Cronk. Catherine Briles married John Augustus Argenbright, son of John Henry Argenbright and Christina Baker, on 15 February 1842 at Harrison Co., IN. Catherine Briles died in 1908 at Macomb, McDonough Co., IL.

Children of Catherine Briles and John Augustus Argenbright

Citations

  1. [S1223] 1850 Federal Census, Crawford County, Indiana. Microfilm Image, NARA Series M432, Roll 139.
  2. [S1788] 1850 Federal Census, Floyd County, Indiana. Microfilm Image, NARA Series M432, Roll 145.
  3. [S658] 1860 Federal Census, Crawford County, Indiana. Microfilm Image, NARA Series M653, Roll 250; FHL#803250.

Henry Briles

M, b. 2 September 1794, d. 1879
     Henry Briles was born on 2 September 1794 at Rowan Co., NC. He married Christiana Cronk. Henry Briles died in 1879 at Harrison Co., IN.

Child of Henry Briles and Christiana Cronk

Charles Thomas Brilhart1

M, b. 2 November 1913, d. 1 May 1972
     Charles Thomas Brilhart was born on 2 November 1913 at Manchester, Carroll Co., MD, WW II draft registratioln.1 He married Mary N. Wertz. Charles Thomas Brilhart lived on 28 April 1940 at Election District 6, Carroll Co., MD; Contract laborer.1 He died on 1 May 1972 at age 58. He was buried in May 1972 at Saint Davids Church Cemetery, Hanover, York Co., PA, Findagrave #108764748.

Citations

  1. [S4793] 1940 Federal Census, Carroll County, Maryland. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T627, Roll 1544.

Catharine A. Brill1

F, b. 1820, d. 15 November 1876
     Catharine A. Brill was born in 1820 at Salesville, Guernsey Co., OH.1 She married David Allen Long on 9 January 1845 at Quaker City, Guernsey Co., OH. Catharine A. Brill died on 15 November 1876 at Noble Co., OH. She was buried in November 1876 at St. Johns Church Cemetery, Noble Co., OH, Findagrave #120852435.

Child of Catharine A. Brill and David Allen Long

Citations

  1. [S11] 1870 Federal Census, Noble County, Ohio. Microfilm, NARA Series M593, Roll 1252 FHL #552751.