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Sarah Cordelia Johnson Brighton
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Birth: Apr. 22, 1863
Missouri, USA
Death: Aug. 11, 1913
Lawrence County
Missouri, USA

Spouse Joseph N. Brighton, married 27 Dec 1885

As published in the Carthage Evening Press
August 12, 1913


Mrs. Cordelia Brighton, wife of Joseph Brighton, died at 11:45 last night at the family residence, 110 South Lyon Street. Death was due to stomach trouble and came after a week's sickness.

Mrs. Brighton was 50 years old and was born in Lawrence county. She had lived in Carthage 12 years. Besides the husband, five children survive, two sons and three daughters. They are;
Charles Johnson, a son by a former marriage
Arthur Brighton
Mrs. Arthur Morris
Misses Myrtle and Pearl Brighton, all of Carthage
Also she leaves a brother, J. C. Johnson
and two sisters;
Mrs. John Gibson, the latter of Lawrence county and
Mrs. Rhoda Keyston of Harrison, Arkansas
Her maiden name was Johnson

Funeral services were held at the home.
Rev Charles Henson of the Methodist Episcopal church officiated. After the rites at the residence, the body was taken to lawrence county, were burial was made in Goss Cemetery.
Family links: 
  William Johnson (1820 - 1893)
  Elizabeth McGehee Johnson (1824 - 1893)
  Joseph N. Brighton (1858 - 1947)
  Myrtle Brighton Howell (1886 - 1965)*
  Arthur R. Brighton (1887 - 1923)*
*Calculated relationship
Goss Cemetery
Mount Vernon (Lawrence County)
Lawrence County
Missouri, USA
Maintained by: I Remember When
Originally Created by: Anonymous
Record added: Mar 09, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 18305376
Sarah Cordelia <i>Johnson</i> Brighton
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