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Zurilda Brunette Buckner Bright
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Birth: Jan. 2, 1831
Mount Pleasant
Maury County
Tennessee, USA
Death: Nov. 10, 1877
Fayetteville
Lincoln County
Tennessee, USA

Zurilda Brunette Buckner was born 2 Jan 1831 in Mount Pleasant, Maury County, Tennessee, to prominent Mt. Pleasant merchant Anthony H. Buckner and his wife, the former Isabella Stuart Mitchell. On 4 Jun 1857 in Maury County, Tennessee, she united in marriage with John Morgan Bright, a widower with seven children, 4 boys and 3 girls. Together they were blessed with four additional children: A. Buckner Bright, Matthew Morgan Bright, Samuel Alston Bright, and David Mitchell Bright, all four boys born in Fayetteville, Lincoln County, Tennessee. Zurilda died 10 Nov 1877 in Fayetteville, Tennessee of consumption and was laid to rest at First Presbyterian Church Cemetery in Fayetteville, also known as Old Fayetteville City Cemetery.

Bio supplied by Rick L. Gray, FAG member: 46550052 
 
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 Parents:
  Isabella Stuart Mitchell Buckner (1806 - 1844)
 
 Spouse:
  John Morgan Bright (1817 - 1911)
 
 Children:
  Buckner Bright (1858 - ____)*
  Matthew Morgan Bright (1860 - 1942)*
  Samuel Alston Bright (1863 - 1940)*
  David Mitchell Bright (1866 - 1940)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
Zurilda Buckner Bright
Born Jan 2 1831
Died Nov 10 1877

She was gifted with a brilliant mind yet confined her mental gifts to the making of home with wonderful tact and talent She was a Christian woman and said at the last I am eating manna you know not of

 
Burial:
Old Fayetteville City Cemetery
Fayetteville
Lincoln County
Tennessee, USA
 
Maintained by: Christine Smith
Originally Created by: Robert Hague
Record added: Nov 29, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 44943055
Zurilda Brunette <i>Buckner</i> Bright
Added by: Cheryel and Larry
 
Zurilda Brunette <i>Buckner</i> Bright
Added by: Cathy & Thomas
 
 
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- Rick L. Gray
 Added: Aug. 13, 2014

- Deborah Edmonds Borquist
 Added: Jul. 17, 2012
May songs of the angels welcome you and guide you along your way. May the smiles of the martyrs greet your own as darkness turns into day. Every fear will be undone and death will be no more, as songs of the angels bring you home before the face of God.
- Robert Hague
 Added: Nov. 29, 2009
 
 
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