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Re: Robert Light, Owen Co. Indiana
Posted by: Deborah Armstrong Date: October 29, 2001 at 13:03:34
In Reply to: Re: Robert Light, Owen Co. Indiana by Ruth G. (Glick) White of 2090

Franklin M. Light is burried at Highland Lawn Cemetery, Vigo County with his wife Leah (Roberts) Light.

Other Light't burried at Highland Lawn Cemetery are:
Albert Light 5-31-38 age 58
Amber Dawn Light 8-13-82 Still born
Beryle Light 11-26-77 age 72
Della Light 2-12-69 age 93
Frances J. Light 7-8-42 age 70
Jacob W. Light 2-9-43 age 73
John Edward Light 7-5-62 age 93
Leo Light 2-21-80 age 80
Misty Marie Light 5-23-78 age 0
Rowena Light 4-11-59 age 32
Carolyn M. Light 6-26-61 age 75
William Light 6-18-1885 age 0
Charles W. Light 8-7-1883 age 1month

Now I do not have much information on Wesely Light
Wesley Light born abt. 1829 in Indiana died 11 March 1869.
He married a lady with the first name of Hannah. I have record of two children Alice Light born 1857 and Robert W. Light born 1859.

Now for Robert Light
Robert Light was born 1809 or 1810 in Kenntucky and died 20 Feb 1844 in Clay Co. Indiana. He is the son of Tyce Mathias Light and Mary Catherine Moore. Robert married Frances McTach by 1829. Frances was born about 1805 in Kenntucky and died 12 Sept 1864
They had nine children that I know of:
Benjamin Light died at birth
Wesely Light 1829-1869 M: Hannah
William Light 1832 M: Elizabeth Buskirk
George J. Light 1834-1910 M: Edna Ann Lemly
Jacob John Light 1835
Catherine Light 1837 M: Morton Collins
Marion Light 1839-1863 M: Elizabeth M. Anderson
Isrial Light 1842-1844
Franklin M. Light 1844-1920 M: Leah Roberts

Hope this information is helpful. I do have some inforamtion of Roberts side of the family however I have not found anything on Frances McTash's side.


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