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Bright Genealogy & History

Bright is an ancient English name derived from Old English "beorht", meaning shining, and was a Medieval nickname for someone beautiful. Other possible derivations are from the Old English given name "Beorhthelm," which means bright-helmet, or for people who lived in the town Bright in Cheshire. Le Brythe and Brite are alternative spellings. Bright family history includes a family seat (feudal manor) in Cheshire in ancient times. The oldest coat of arms for the Bright family includes three stars on a blue shield, indicating a noble person who is loyal and truthful. In America, Bright genealogy first began with immigrants to Massachusetts in 1629.


Bright Birth Records

NameBirth DateDeath DateLocation
Aaron Bright-- --, 1924November ,1983CA
B Florene Bright-- --, 1926December 7,1992TN
C V Bright-- --, 1900January 8,1991PA
D Mason Bright-- --, 1925June 30,2001MD

Bright Death Records

NameBirth DateDeath DateLocation
E Winter Bright-- --, 1917March 22,2006Staunton,VA
Fabian Bright-- --, 1958February 11,2007Portsmouth,VA
Gail Bright-- --, 1909January 12,1994Blair,OK
H Clifton Bright-- --, 1914December 16,2009Chocowinity,NC

Bright Marriage Records

NameSpouseMarriage DateLocation
Bernell BrightPamela BateyMarch 29,1986Wake, NC
Charles BrightSaundra RosenJanuary 31,1970Wake, NC
Donald BrightKatina GrooverNovember 5,1997Wake, NC
Guy BrightNancy DillonMay 24,1968Wake, NC

Most Common Surnames After Bright

960th: Li961st: Ortega
962nd: Law963rd: Ritchie
964th: Craft965th: Padilla
966th: Costa967th: Hastings
968th: Lin969th: Downing

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