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Re: THOMAS H. BRIGHT
Posted by: Beth Rasmussen (ID *****4649) Date: October 14, 2010 at 20:48:44
In Reply to: THOMAS H. BRIGHT by Deborah Ladyman-Lay of 3294

Thomas and Garland are listed as Indian in the 1930 census. With father being mixed blood and mother Cherokee.


1930 United States Federal Census
about John Bright
Name:        John Bright
Home in 1930:        Ballard, Adair, Oklahoma
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Age:        56
Estimated birth year:        abt 1874
Birthplace:        Oklahoma
Relation to Head of House:        Head
Spouse's name:        Minnie Bright
Race:        Indian (Native American)
Occupation:farmer

Military service:no

Rent/home value:rent

Age at first marriage: 30 and 31

Parents' birthplace:Oklahoma
       

Household Members:        
Name        Age
John Bright        56
Minnie Bright        59
Thomas Bright        23
Garland Bright        17

Howard not found in 1930.


U.S. World War II Army Enlistment Records, 1938-1946
Name:        Thomas H Bright
Birth Year:        1906
Race:        White, Citizen (White)
Nativity State or Country:        Oklahoma
State of Residence:        Oklahoma
County or City:        Adair
       
Enlistment Date:        30 Oct 1942
Enlistment State:        Oklahoma
Enlistment City:        Tulsa
Branch:        Branch Immaterial - Warrant Officers, USA
Branch Code:        Branch Immaterial - Warrant Officers, USA
Grade Code:        Private
Term of Enlistment:        Enlistment for the duration of the War or other emergency, plus six months, subject to the discretion of the President or otherwise according to law
Component:        Selectees (Enlisted Men)
Source:        Civil Life
       
Education:        Grammar school
Civil Occupation:        Carpenters
Marital Status:        Single, with dependents
Height:        75
Weight:        155


U.S. World War II Army Enlistment Records, 1938-1946
Name:        Garland Bright
Birth Year:        1912
Race:        White, Citizen (White)
Nativity State or Country:        Oklahoma
State of Residence:        Oklahoma
County or City:        Adair
       
Enlistment Date:        30 Jun 1942
Enlistment State:        California
Enlistment City:        Sacramento
Branch:        Branch Immaterial - Warrant Officers, USA
Branch Code:        Branch Immaterial - Warrant Officers, USA
Grade:        Private
Grade Code:        Private
Term of Enlistment:        Enlistment for the duration of the War or other emergency, plus six months, subject to the discretion of the President or otherwise according to law
Component:        Selectees (Enlisted Men)
Source:        Civil Life
       
Education:        Grammar school
Marital Status:        Single, without dependents
Height:        69
Weight:        157


Social Security Death Index
Name:        Garland Bright
SSN:        441-14-2149
Last Residence:        75418 Bonham, Fannin, Texas, United States of America
Born:        4 Sep 1912
Last Benefit:        74965 Westville, Adair, Oklahoma, United States of America
Died:        Nov 1977
State (Year) SSN issued: Oklahoma (Before 1951)



Dorothy and Garland's Marriage Lic
April 25 1946 , Reno, Navada
Bride was Dorothy M. Larson

Death Certificate Garland R Bright
12 Nov 1977 , Westville, Adair County,Oklahoma


Social Security Death Index
Name:        Thomas Bright
SSN:        447-10-3538
Last Residence:        74965 Westville, Adair, Oklahoma, United States of America
Born:        4 Sep 1906
Died:        18 Jul 1989
State (Year) SSN issued:        Oklahoma (Before 1951)

Maybe?
Thomas Bright        20        University of Kansas        Lawrence, Kansas        1926        The Jayhawker Yearbook
He was a sophomore and PHI KAPPA ALPHA


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