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1880 George Brightman Civil War Co. B 103rd Ohio Photos, Unadilla NY


3 signed Brightman family 1880's 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) is handwritten on reverse in blue ball-point pen, both in the same hand. Photo type: Original Victorian Cabinet Card Photos. Photographer of both: A. Wheeler, Unadilla, Otsego County, New York (known to be photographer Alonzo Wheeler) 
3. Josephine Brightman:
Found with these photos is another Original Victorian Cabinet Card Photo of Josephine Brightman: On reverse: "Joe Brightman" is handwritten in old blue fountain pen. We know this to be Josephine Olmsted Brightman 1865-1951. Photographer: Granger, Delhi and Sidney NY, Delaware County. (Thought to be Ithaca and Central NY photographer Francis Granger)

Found in Public Genealogy Records:
George Washington Brightman 1829-1903, born in Groton, Connecticut parents Latham Brightman and Abigail Brightman. He died at 74 years
He was a Civil War Veteran: Co. B 103rd Regiment, Ohio Infantry
His first wife: Octavia L. Phelps Brightman 1831-1889
Both buried at Prospect Hill Cemetery, Sidney, Delaware County, New York

Children with Octavia Phelps Brightman:
Eugene Brightman 1862-1951, he married 
Josephine Olmsted Brightman 1865-1951, from Bainbridge, Chenango County, New York.
James E Brightman born 1862

His second wife: Dora M Brightman, married in 1896
Child with Dora:
Horace Lathrop Brightman 1899-1994 born in New York and died in Detroit, Wayne County, Michigan.

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

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

Horace Lathrop Brightman in the United States Census 1900
Name Horace L Brightman
Event Place Addison, Steuben County, New York
Age 1
Relationship to Head of Household Son
Birth Date Nov 1899
Birthplace New York
Father's Birthplace Connecticut
Mother's Birthplace New York
Household Age Birthplace
George W Brightman Head M 71 Connecticut
Dora M Brightman Wife F 40 New York
Horace L Brightman Son M 1 New York

A beautiful 3 photo Brightman family set. These 3 photos were were found together in Madison, Madison County, New York. George Brightman was an Ohio Civil War veteran and soldier in the 103rd OH, Co. B Infantry. After Octavia died he married Dora Brightman and had a son Horace in 1899. George died when Horace was 4 years old.

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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