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Almina (Elmer) Bright (1866 - 1926)

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Almina Bright formerly Elmer
Born in Nephi, Juab, Utah, USAmap
Ancestors ancestors
Wife of — married in McPherson, Kansas, USAmap
Descendants descendants
Died in Wallowa, Wallowa, Oregon, USAmap
Elmer-1177 created 9 Feb 2015 | Last modified
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Categories: Descendant of Edward Elmer of Hartford, CT.

Contents

Biography

When Almina Elmer and her twin sister Almira were born on March 27, 1866, in Nephi, Utah, their father, Edcil, was 33 and their mother, Rosannah, was 25. She married James Wesley Bright on January 16, 1883, in McPherson, Kansas. They had six children in 22 years. She died on September 8, 1926, in Wallowa, Oregon, at the age of 60, and was buried in Lostine, Oregon.

Name

Almina Elmer [1][2][3][4][5][6][7][8][9]
Alternate Name: Elmira Elmer [10]

Birth

27 March 1866 • Nephi, Juab, Utah, USA [1][11][3][12][13][14][8]

Marriage

16 January 1883 • Almina married James Wesley Bright in McPherson, Kansas, USA [8]

Children

Almina and James had children: [3]
  1. Flodia Bright 1885–1918
  2. Theodore Bright 1890–1982
  3. Allen E. Bright 1893–____
  4. Fay Merrill Bright 1898–1978
  5. Wilma Bright 1903–____
  6. James Edward Bright 1907–1977

Residence

1870 • Chicken Creek Settlement, Juab, Utah Territory, USA [1]
1880 • Superior, McPherson, Kansas, USA [15][16]
1883 • McPherson, Kansas, USA [8]
1910 • Lostine, Wallowa, Oregon, USA [3]
1920 • Wallowa, Wallowa, Oregon, USA[17]
1925 • Putnam, Stafford, Kansas, USA [18]

Elmer Relationship

There is a direct ancestral relationship. Almina (Elmer) Bright is the great, great, great, great, great grand daughter of Edward Elmer.
We can't call this relationship DNA-Confirmed, Confident, or Uncertain because one or more parent-child relationships in the connection are unmarked or non-biological.
Relationship Trail
  1. Almina is the daughter of Edcil Elmer [unknown confidence]
  2. Edcil is the son of Cleon Elmer [unknown confidence]
  3. Cleon is the son of Gad Elmer [unknown confidence]
  4. Gad is the son of Samuel Elmer DNA confirmed
  5. Samuel is the son of Hezekiah Elmer DNA confirmed
  6. Hezekiah lll is the son of Edward Elmer Jr. DNA confirmed
  7. Edward is the son of Edward Elmer DNA confirmed
This trail tells us that Edward is the fifth great grandfather of Almina.

Death

8 September, 1926 • Wallowa, Wallowa, Oregon, USA [19][20]

Burial

Lostine Cemetery • Lostine, Wallowa, Oregon, USA [21]

Sources

  • 1870 United States Federal Census Year: 1870; Census Place: Chicken Creek Settlement, Juab, Utah Territory; Roll: M593_1610; Page: 300A; Image: 340379; Family History Library Film: 553109.
Ancestry.com. 1870 United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2009. Images reproduced by FamilySearch.
Original data: 1870 U.S. census, population schedules. NARA microfilm publication M593, 1,761 rolls. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.
Household Members: Home in 1870: Chicken Creek Settlement, Juab, Utah Territory. Family Number, 21. Post Office: Chicken Creek.
Edsell Elmer; Age, 39; Birth Year, abt 1831; Birthplace, New York; Race, White; Gender, Male; Occupation, Farmer.
Roseanna Elmer; Age, 29; Birth Year, abt 1841; Birthplace, Kentucky; Race, White; Gender, Female; Cannot Write, Yes.
Cleon Elmer; Age, 9; Birth Year, abt 1861; Birthplace, California; Race, White; Gender, Male.
Rosetta Elmer; Age, 8; Birth Year, abt 1862; Birthplace, California; Race, White; Gender, Female.
Margaret Elmer; Age, 6; Birth Year, abt 1864; Birthplace, Utah; Race, White; Gender, Female.
Almira Elmer; Age, 4; Birth Year, abt 1866; Birthplace, Utah; Race, White; Gender, Female.
Almina Elmer; Age, 4; Birth Year, abt 1866; Birthplace, Utah; Race, White; Gender, Female.
Lot Elmer; Age, 9/12; Birth Year, abt 1869; Birth Month, Oct; Birthplace, Utah; Race, White; Gender, Male.
  • Source: S139 Author: Ancestry.com and The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints Title: 1880 United States Federal Census Publication: Name: Ancestry.com Operations Inc; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2010.
  • 1910 United States Federal Census Year: 1910; Census Place: Lostine, Wallowa, Oregon; Roll: T624_1284; Page: 7A; Enumeration District: 0291; FHL microfilm: 1375297.
Ancestry.com. 1910 United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2006.
Original data: Thirteenth Census of the United States, 1910 (NARA microfilm publication T624, 1,178 rolls). Records of the Bureau of the Census, Record Group 29. National Archives, Washington, D.C. For details on the contents of the film numbers, visit the following NARA web page: NARA.
Home in 1910: Lostine, Wallowa, Oregon. Home Owned or Rented: Own. Home Free or Mortgaged: Mortgaged. Farm or House: Farm.
James W Bright: Age in 1910, 51; Birth Year, abt 1859; Birthplace, Iowa; Race, White; Gender, Male; Relation to Head of House, Head; Marital Status, Married; Father's Birthplace, Indiana; Mother's Birthplace, Indiana; Native Tongue, English; Occupation, Farmer; Employer, Employee or Other, Own Account; Able to Read, Yes; Able to Write, Yes; Years Married, 26.
Almina Bright: Age in 1910, 43; Birth Year, abt 1867; Birthplace, Utah; Race, White; Gender, Female; Relation to Head of House, Wife; Marital Status, Married; Father's Birthplace, New York; Mother's Birthplace, Iowa; Native Tongue, English; Able to Read, Yes; Able to Write, Yes; Years Married, 26; Number of Children Born, 5; Number of Children Living, 5.
Theodore Bright: Age in 1910, 20; Birth Year, abt 1890; Birthplace, Oregon; Race, White; Gender, Male; Relation to Head of House, Son; Marital Status, Single; Father's Birthplace, Iowa; Mother's Birthplace, Utah; Native Tongue, English; Occupation, Assistant; Industry, Home Farm; Employer, Employee or Other, Wage Earner; Attended School, No; Able to Read, Yes; Able to Write, Yes.
Allan Bright: Age in 1910, 16; Birth Year, abt 1894; Birthplace, Oregon; Race, White; Gender, Male; Relation to Head of House, Son; Marital Status, Single; Father's Birthplace, Iowa; Mother's Birthplace, Utah; Native Tongue, English; Attended School, Yes; Able to Read, Yes; Able to Write, Yes.
Fay Bright: Age in 1910, 11; Birth Year, abt 1899; Birthplace, Oregon; Race, White; Gender, Male; Relation to Head of House, Son; Marital Status, Single; Father's Birthplace, Iowa; Mother's Birthplace, Utah; Native Tongue, English; Attended School, Yes; Able to Read, Yes; Able to Write, Yes.
Wilma Bright: Age in 1910, 7; Birth Year, abt 1903; Birthplace, Oregon; Race, White; Gender, Female; Relation to Head of House, Daughter; Marital Status, Single; Father's Birthplace, Iowa; Mother's Birthplace, Utah; Native Tongue, English; Attended School, Yes.
James Bright: Age in 1910, 2; Birth Year, abt 1908; Birthplace, Oregon; Race, White; Gender, Male; Relation to Head of House, Son; Marital Status, Single; Father's Birthplace, Iowa; Mother's Birthplace, Utah.
  • Source: S112 Author: Ancestry.com Title: 1920 United States Federal Census Publication: Name: Ancestry.com Operations Inc; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2010.
  • Source: S100 Author: Ancestry.com. Title: Kansas State Census Collection, 1855-1925 Publication: Name: Ancestry.com Operations Inc; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2009.
  • Ancestry.com, Kansas, County Marriages, 1811-1911 [database on-line]. Lehi, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2016.
Original data: Marriage Records. Kansas Marriages. FamilySearch, Salt Lake City, UT.
Almina Elmer;Gender, Female; Age, 17; Birth Date, abt 1866; Marriage Date, 16 Jan 1883; Marriage Place, McPherson, Kansas, USA; Spouse, James W Bright; Film Number, 002297304.
  • Source: S420 Author: Ancestry.com Title: Oregon, Select Births and Christenings, 1868-1929 Publication: Name: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2014.
  • Source: S405 Author: Ancestry.com Title: Oregon, Death Index, 1898-2008 Publication: Name: Ancestry.com Operations Inc; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2000.
  • Source: S127 Author: Ancestry.com Title: U.S., Find A Grave Index, 1700s-Current Publication: Name: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2012.

Acknowledgements

Elmer-1177 was created by Margaret Simons through the import of GadElmer1760.ged on Feb 8, 2015.

Note

This bio is just started and is begging for a closer family member to take over and add all the rest of the sources, facts and memories.

Footnotes

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1870 US Census
  2. Source: #S139 Page: Year: 1880; Census Place: Superior, McPherson, Kansas; Roll: 387; Family History Film: 1254387; Page: 396C; Enumeration District: 261; Image: 0554 Object: @M2477@
  3. 3.0 3.1 3.2 3.3 1910 US Census
  4. Source: #S112 Page: Year: 1920; Census Place: Wallowa, Wallowa, Oregon; Roll: T625_1505; Page: 8B; Enumeration District: 211; Image: 624 Object: @M3130@
  5. Source: #S420
  6. Source: #S127
  7. Source: #S100 Object: @M3201@
  8. 8.0 8.1 8.2 8.3 KS County Marriages
  9. Source: #S405 Page: Oregon State Library; Death Index 1921-1930 Begin-A; Reel Title: Oregon Death Index A-Z; Year Range: 1921-1930 Object: @M3199@
  10. Source: #S139 Page: Year: 1880; Census Place: Superior, McPherson, Kansas; Roll: 387; Family History Film: 1254387; Page: 396C; Enumeration District: 261; Image: 0554 Object: @M3200@
  11. Source: #S139 Page: Year: 1880; Census Place: Superior, McPherson, Kansas; Roll: 387; Family History Film: 1254387; Page: 396C; Enumeration District: 261; Image: 0554 Object: @M2477@
  12. Source: #S112 Page: Year: 1920; Census Place: Wallowa, Wallowa, Oregon; Roll: T625_1505; Page: 8B; Enumeration District: 211; Image: 624 Object: @M3130@
  13. Source: #S127
  14. Source: #S100 Object: @M3201@
  15. Source: #S139 Page: Year: 1880; Census Place: Superior, McPherson, Kansas; Roll: 387; Family History Film: 1254387; Page: 396C; Enumeration District: 261; Image: 0554 Object: @M2477@
  16. Source: #S139 Page: Year: 1880; Census Place: Superior, McPherson, Kansas; Roll: 387; Family History Film: 1254387; Page: 396C; Enumeration District: 261; Image: 0554 Object: @M3200@
  17. Source: #S112 Page: Year: 1920; Census Place: Wallowa, Wallowa, Oregon; Roll: T625_1505; Page: 8B; Enumeration District: 211; Image: 624 Object: @M3130@
  18. Source: #S100 Object: @M3201@
  19. Source: #S405 Page: Oregon State Library; Death Index 1921-1930 Begin-A; Reel Title: Oregon Death Index A-Z; Year Range: 1921-1930 Object: @M3199@
  20. Source: #S127
  21. Source: #S127


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On 20 Feb 2015 at 13:59 GMT Margaret Simons wrote:

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