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William Wood Field Bright

Birthdate:
Death: Died
Immediate Family:

Son of David Bright and Jane Kay Bright
Husband of Margaret Jane Bright
Father of Janie Bright; David B.W. Bright; Roxie A. Bright; Hannah Bright; Lizzie Bright and 2 others

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About William Wood Field Bright

Birth: Dec. 19, 1840

Death: Aug. 25, 1902

Pickens County

South Carolina, USA

The Pickens Sentinel

Issue of Thursday 25 Jun 1891

"William Wood Field Bright, School Commissioner, was born the 19 Dec 1840 Blount Co., Tennessee. On the 21 Sept. 1870 he married Miss Margaret J Williams daughter of B.J. Williams."

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The People's Journal; Pickens, SC

Issue of Thursday 28 Aug 1902

"Honorable William W. F. Bright died the 25 Aug 1902. He was born 19 Dec 1840 in Blount Co., Tennessee, the son of David and Jane Kay Bright. Mr. Bright was distantly related to F.S. Key, author of "The Star Spangled Banner". He was a Confederate soldier in Co. E, 5th Regt., Tenn. Cavalry and served as a private. He was a resident of Pickens County and was 62 years of age. Burial was at Cross Roads Church. Surviving are five daughters; Misses Hannah, Lizzie, Janie, Maggie and Eunice Bright."


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Children:
 Janie Bright (1871 - 1938)*
 David B W Bright (1878 - 1884)*
 Roxie A Bright (1880 - 1886)*

Spouse:
 Margaret Jane Williams Bright (1845 - 1932)

 

Burial:

Cross Roads Baptist Church Cemetery

Pickens County

South Carolina, USA




            
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William Wood Field Bright's Timeline

1840
December 1840
1871
June 21, 1871
Age 30
1878
November 15, 1878
Age 37
1880
October 27, 1880
Age 39
1902
August 25, 1902
Age 61
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