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Elbert Kress Light (abt. 1829 - abt. 1892)

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Elbert Kress [uncertain] Light
Born about in Tioga, New York, United Statesmap [uncertain]
Ancestors ancestors
Son of [uncertain] and [uncertain]
[spouse(s) unknown]
Died about in Ogle, Illinois, United Statesmap [uncertain]
Profile last modified 1 Feb 2020 | Created 4 Dec 2017
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Biography

When Elbert Kress Light was born in 1829 in Tioga, New York, USA, his father, John Light, was 45 and his mother, Hannah Allen, was 41. He married Emily Cordelia Bond on May 11, 1857, in Oregon, Illinois, USA. They had at least four children during their marriage. He died on November 1, 1892, in Ogle, Illinois, USA, at the age of 63, and was buried in Oregon, Illinois, USA.

Married wife Emily Cordelia Bond on 1857-05-11, in Oregon, Illinois. Children included:

  1. Emily "Kitty" Sanford, b1860 -- later Ray
  2. Judd Bond, b1862
  3. Mary B, b1865
  4. John E B, b1868

Sources

  • Find A Grave: Memorial #8449875
  • Book Title: Lineage Book : NSDAR : Volume 113 : 1914, page 156 , #112477.
  • Birth - not found
  • 1830, age 1 - not found
  • 1840, age 11 - not found
  • 1850, age 21 - IL, Ogle, Marion, page 1, family 5. "United States Census, 1850," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:M85D-K13 : 12 April 2016), Elbert K Light in household of Hannah Light, Marion, Ogle, Illinois, United States; citing family 5, NARA microfilm publication M432 (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.).
  • Marriage - "Illinois, County Marriages, 1810-1940," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QK9G-NYMH : 4 November 2017), Elbert K Light and Emily C Bond, 11 May 1857; citing Ogle, Illinois, United States, county offices, Illinois; FHL microfilm 1,420,755.
  • 1860, age 30 - IL, Ogle, Oregon, page 241, family 1497. "United States Census, 1860", database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MXHN-1SB : 13 December 2017), E K Light, 1860.
  • 1870, age 39 - IL, Ogle, Oregon, page 17, family 134. "United States Census, 1870", database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:M6HG-93C : 11 June 2019), Elbert K Light, 1870. Roll: M593_265; Page: 422A; Image: 577; Family History Library Film: 545764
  • 1880, age 51 - IL, Ogle, Oregon ward 1, ED 165, page 3, family 28. "United States Census, 1880," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MXK9-BMC : 15 September 2017), Elbert K Light, Oregon, Ogle, Illinois, United States; citing enumeration district ED 165, sheet 277C, NARA microfilm publication T9 (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.), FHL microfilm 1,254,239.
  • Death - not found


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