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1880 George Brightman Civil War 103rd Ohio Family Photos, Unadilla NY

3 Victorian era Brightman Family Cabinet Card Photographs #311:

-Original Cabinet Card Photos by 19th c Unadilla, NY Photographer Alonzo Wheeler & Francis Granger of Sidney & Delhi NY
-Civil War Veteran George Brightman & family Genealogy
-Each a one of kind antique photo, when sold, no more
-Unadilla NY, Otsego County History

There are two 1880s Cabinet Card Photos taken in Unadilla, NY.: 
1. George Brightman
2. Octavo, Octavia or Octave Brightman

Handwritten on reverse: "Uncle George Brightman" and "Aunt Otavo Brightman" (notice first name misspelling) handwritten on reverse in blue ball-point pen in the same hand. Photo type: 2 Cabinet Card Photos. Photographer of both: A. Wheeler, Unadilla NY, Otsego County. (known to be Alonzo Wheeler) 

3. found with these photos is a Cabinet Card Photo of Josephine Brightman: On reverse: "Joe Brightman" is handwritten in old blue fountain pen. Photographer: Granger, Delhi and Sidney NY, Delaware County. (Though to be Ithaca area photographer Francis Granger)

Found in Public Records:
Josephine was the wife of George & Octave's son Eugene Brightman, born in 1874, Unadilla.
George W. Brightman
Birth: 1829
Death: 1903, age 74yrs
Civil War Veteran: Co. B 103rd Regiment, Ohio Infantry
Spouse: Octavia L. Brightman (1831-1889)
Burial: Prospect Hill Cemetery, Sidney, Delaware County NY

1880 US census:
George W. Brightman, Unadilla, Otsego County, New York.
Age: 51. Estimated Birth Year: abt 1829.
Birthplace: Connecticut.
Spouse: Octave L. Brightman.
Occupation: Carpenter.
Household Members:
George Brightman 51
Octave L. Brightman 48
Eugene K. Brightman 16

Octave L. Brightman was born about 1832, in New York. She had one son with George Washington Brightman in March 1862.

When George Washington Brightman was born on June 11, 1829, in Groton, Connecticut, his father, Latham Brightman, was 37 and his mother, Abigail Brightman, was 37. He had one son with Octave L. Brightman. He then married Dora M Brightman (Dora Brightman) in 1896, and they had one son Horace Brightman together. He died in New York, New York.

Eugene Brightman in the 1920 United States Federal Census
Age: 57 (51)
Birth Year: abt 1863 (abt 1869)
Birthplace: Ohio (German Parents born West Prussia / Westpreußen Germany)
Home in 1920: Sidney, Delaware, New York, Bridge Street
Spouse: Josaphine Brightman
Father's Birthplace: Ohio
Mother's Birthplace: New York
Occupation: Dyer, Silk Mill
Household Members:
Eugene Brightman age 57 (51)
Josephine Brightman age 54

A beautiful 3 photo Brightman family set. The 3 were found together in Madison NY, Madison County. George brightman was an Ohio Civil War soldier in the 103rd Co. B Infantry.

Size each: 4.5 x 7 inches (3 total)
Debra Clifford Ancestorville Genealogy  Note: Hello from ~debra. I have spent years collecting over 10,000 ID’d lost family photos & paper from US flea markets & antique shops. I do the best gen research I can, but am always open to corrections. This is a set of 3 original antique items, not reprints. New high quality rigid sleeves are included for extra protection, especially during shipping. You may buy a piece alone, or large intimate 300 dpi scans of the front and back sent immediately via email, or both. Please search carefully, as they are often found together and many may be related. I also invite you to join me at Ancestorville Genealogy on facebook. Thank you, enjoy! ~Debra Clifford (contact info on top bar)
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