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Light Genealogy & History

Light stems from the pre-seventh-century Old English word leoht or lioht, the first denoting cheerfulness and the latter indicating agile. Light also is derived from the topographical light indicating an open area in the forest or a glade. Some of the spellings are Lyte, Lite, Lett, Litte, and Leight. Light family history show Thomas De Leht as the first known recording of the spelling in 1275 in the Hundred Rolls of Kent, England. Some members of Light genealogy include martial arts athlete Zach Light; academic and author Jennifer S. Light; bandleader and classical violinist Enoch Light; and ninth Harvard Business School dean, Jay Owen Light.


Light Birth Records

NameBirth DateDeath DateLocation
A Yvonne Light-- --, 1928April 4,2007CA
Bailey Light-- --, 1894January ,1978WV
C Lindley Light-- --, 1933May ,1984PA
Daisy Light-- --, 1913July 9,2002IL

Light Death Records

NameBirth DateDeath DateLocation
E Eugene Light-- --, 1921July 3,2004Mission Viejo,CA
F Nelson Light-- --, 1924November 27,2007Virginia Beach,VA
Gabriel Light-- --, 1925February 2,1990Roanoke,VA
H Eileen Light-- --, 1923February 26,2009Wichita,KS

Light Marriage Records

NameSpouseMarriage DateLocation
Arthur LightMargaret RigganFebruary 28,1970Wake, NC
Billy LightBonnie CorleyFebruary 15,2002Williamson, TX
Douglas LightMonique AnyonMay 25,1991Wake, NC
William LightRebecca BertramApril 20,1984Wake, NC

Most Common Surnames After Light

1644th: Chin1645th: Spivey
1646th: Kincaid1647th: Coe
1648th: Posey1649th: Lackey
1650th: Cardenas1651st: Dobbs
1652nd: Kohler1653rd: Samuels

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