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Re: Lamar Nehee Bright B-Newton Miss.
Posted by: Beth Rasmussen (ID *****3066) Date: May 14, 2008 at 21:00:47
In Reply to: Lamar Nehee Bright B-Newton Miss. by carla upton-fisher of 3294

1920 United States Federal Census
Name: Lamar N Bright
Home in 1920: Slema, Dallas, Alabama
Age: 39 years
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1881
Birthplace: Mississippi
Relation to Head of House: Head
Spouse's Name: Nora T
Father's Birth Place: Mississippi
Mother's Birth Place: Mississippi
Marital Status: Married
Race: White
Sex: Male
Home owned: Rent
Able to read: Yes
Able to Write: Yes
Image: 527
Household Members: Name Age
Lamar N Bright 39
Nora T Bright 26
Lafayette Bright 32, brother
Sallie Bright 32, sister-in-law
Irma Bright 6, daughter

World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918
Name: Lamar N Bright
City: Montgomery
County: Montgomery
State: Alabama
Birth Date: 17 Jan 1880
Race: White
Roll: 1509445
DraftBoard: 1

Occupation: cotton milling

Nearest Relative: Mrs Nora Bright

Height/Build: tall, slender

Color of Eyes/Hair:brown, brown

taken Sept 12, 1918

1930 United States Federal Census
Name: Nora Bright
Home in 1930: Laurel, Jones, Mississippi
Age: 35
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1895
Relation to Head of House: Wife
Spouse's Name: Leman
Occupation: weaver,cotton mill
Military service:none
Rent/home value: rent
Age at first marriage:
Parents' birthplace: Mississippi
Household Members: Name Age
Leman Bright 50
Nora Bright 35, weaver, cotton mill
Erma Bright 16
Willis Bright 9
Vergie Bright 4

Social Security Death Index
Name: Willis Bright
SSN: 425-20-2391
Born: 11 Jan 1921
Died: Jan 1974
State (Year) SSN issued: Mississippi (Before 1951 )

U.S. World War II Army Enlistment Records, 1938-1946
Name: Willis L Bright
Birth Year: 1921
Race: White, citizen (White)
Nativity State or Country: Mississippi
State: Mississippi
County or City: Jones

Enlistment Date: 6 Aug 1940
Enlistment State: Alabama
Enlistment City: Montgomery
Branch: Field Artillery
Branch Code: Field Artillery
Grade: Private
Grade Code: Private
Term of Enlistment: Enlistment for the Panama Canal Department
Component: Regular Army (including Officers, Nurses, Warrant Officers, and Enlisted Men)
Source: Civil Life

Education: Grammar school
Marital Status: Single, without dependents
Height: 67
Weight: 126

Orena V. Grant genealogical collection (marriages and cemetery records)
Hickory Grove Cemetery records. Laurel, Jones County, Mississippi 237
Bright, Lamar N, b 1880 d 1931

U.S. Veterans Gravesites, ca.1775-2006
Name: Willis L Bright
Birth Date: 11 Jan 1921
Death Date: 31 Jan 1974
Service Start Date: 6 Aug 1940
Interment Date: 6 Feb 1974
Cemetery: Los Angeles National Cemetery
Cemetery Address: 950 South Sepulveda Boulevard Los Angeles, CA 90049
Buried At: Section 30 Row L Site 01

This is possibly the daughter Vergie.
North Carolina Birth Index, 1800-2000
Name: Jerry Thomas Wiley
Date of Birth: 14 Mar 1952
Gender: Male
Race: White
Birth County: Gaston
Parent1 Name: J D Wiley
Parent2 Name: Vergie L Bright
Roll Number: B_C040_66003

Name: Patricia Delaine Wylie
Date of Birth: 1 Jun 1962
Gender: Female
Race: White
Birth County: Lincoln
Parent1 Name: J D Wylie
Parent2 Name: Vergie L Bright
Roll Number: B_C060_66001
Volume: 49a
Page: 511

North Carolina Death Collection, 1908-2004
Name: Vergie Lee Bright
Gender: Female
Race: White
Marital Status: Divorced
Social Security Number: 245320578
Father's Last Name: Bright
Age: 68
Date of Birth: 20 Feb 1925
Residence County: Lincoln
Residence State: North Carolina
Date of Death: 14 Apr 1993
Death City: Hickory (P)
Death County: Catawba
Death State: North Carolina
institution: General Hospital
Attendant: Physician
Burial Location: Burial in state
Source Vendor: NC Department of Health. North Carolina Deaths, 1993-96

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