Posted By:Edwin Paul
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Subject:Re: Ruth Light b. abt 1827 Ohio - Illinois
Post Date:August 26, 2008 at 09:47:11
Message URL:http://genforum.genealogy.com/light/messages/1844.html
Forum:Light Family Genealogy Forum
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You've stumped me. I am sure that the James Whitney living with Peter Light in the 1850 census is Peter's brother-in-law. Are you sure your Ruth isn't Peter's daughter. The Lights commonly married their cousins (common for Brethren in that era). Peter had a nephew named Oliver Perry Light, the son of David. I can find no Ruth among the other Lights. You might try Frank Light, he has a huge database. I think you will find his address here on the forum.