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 Zurilda Brunette <I>Buckner</I> Bright

Zurilda Brunette Buckner Bright

Mount Pleasant, Maury County, Tennessee, USA
Death 10 Nov 1877 (aged 46)
Fayetteville, Lincoln County, Tennessee, USA
Burial Fayetteville, Lincoln County, Tennessee, USA
Memorial ID 44943055 · View Source
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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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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





  • Maintained by: Christine Smith
  • Originally Created by: Robert Hague
  • Added: 29 Nov 2009
  • Find A Grave Memorial 44943055
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Zurilda Brunette Buckner Bright (2 Jan 1831–10 Nov 1877), Find A Grave Memorial no. 44943055, citing Old Fayetteville City Cemetery, Fayetteville, Lincoln County, Tennessee, USA ; Maintained by Christine Smith (contributor 47355822) .