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Martha Catherine Hollar Bright
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Birth: Aug. 18, 1848
Nicholas County
Kentucky, USA
Death: Sep. 8, 1938
Elwood
Madison County
Indiana, USA

Elwood Call-Leader
04 Aug 1938
MARTHA CATHERINE (HOLLER) BRIGHT

'PIONEER WOMAN PASSES AWAY AT HOME IN ELWOOD"
Mrs. Martha Catherine Bright, 89, of 1805 South Sheridan Street, died at 3:30 o'clock this morning at her home. Death was due to complications.

Mrs. Bright was born August 18, 1848, in Nichols County, Kentucky, the daughter of Mr and Mrs Franklin Holler. She was united in marriage to (Winfield) Scott Bright in March of 1872 and who preceded her in death.

She was a member of the Salvation Army.

Survivors are seven children, Mrs. Ira Smith, Elwood; Mrs. Riley Crull of near Aroma; Sam Bright of east of Elwood; Ambers Bright and Mrs. Fred Schrock,both of Elwood; Oliver Bright of Columbus; and Mrs. Riley Jones of Elwood and 62 grandchildren.

Last rites will be conducted Saturday afternoon at 1 o'clock at the South J Street church with Rev. Addie Scott in charge, assisted by Captain Cliff of Huntingdon.

The body will be removed from the Clark Chapel to the home tonight
 
 
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 Parents:
  Franklin M Hollar (1808 - 1875)
  Rachel Marshall Hollar (1812 - 1875)
 
 Spouse:
  Winfield Scott Bright (1852 - 1919)*
 
 Children:
  Mary Elizabeth Bright Smith (1873 - 1935)*
  Eliza Olive Bright Smith (1876 - 1955)*
  Clara Bright Alderman (1878 - 1943)*
  Samuel Adam Bright (1882 - 1949)*
  Ambers Guthrie Bright (1885 - 1940)*
  Caroline Matilda Faye Bright Shrock (1887 - 1962)*
  Oliver W Bright (1890 - 1954)*
  Martha Ellen Bright Jones (1893 - 1963)*
 
 Siblings:
  Henry Thomas Hollar (1846 - 1927)*
  Martha Catherine Hollar Bright (1848 - 1938)
  David S. Hollar (1854 - 1937)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Elwood Cemetery
Elwood
Madison County
Indiana, USA
 
Created by: Gloria Carter
Record added: Oct 19, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 30677703
Martha Catherine <i>Hollar</i> Bright
Added by: Wm. B Cornwell
 
 
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- Wm. B Cornwell
 Added: Oct. 10, 2011

- Gloria Carter
 Added: Oct. 19, 2008
 
 
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