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James Bright Morgan
Birth: Mar. 14, 1833
Lincoln County
Tennessee, USA
Death: Jun. 12, 1892

US Congressman. Elected to represent Mississippi's 2nd District in the United States House of Representatives, serving from 1885 to 1891. Also served as a Member of the Mississippi State Legislature and State Court Judge. 
 
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 Parents:
  John Hall Morgan (1805 - 1853)
  Martha A Edmondson Morgan (1812 - 1864)
 
 Spouse:
  Elizabeth Ann Daughtery Morgan (1838 - 1897)
 
 Children:
  Edward Cary Wathall Morgan (1885 - 1947)*
 
 Siblings:
  William Edmondson Morgan (1830 - 1863)*
  William E Morgan (1831 - 1863)*
  James Bright Morgan (1833 - 1892)
  John Hall Morgan (1838 - 1862)*
  Hiram C Morgan (1842 - 1842)*
  Mary Elizabeth Morgan Goodbar (1846 - 1925)*
 
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Burial:
Hernando Memorial Park
Hernando
DeSoto County
Mississippi, USA
 
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Record added: Jan 31, 2003
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James Bright Morgan
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James Bright Morgan
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CSA, Lt. Colonel, Field & Staff, Company I, 29th Mississippi Infantry. Enlisted 1 March 1862. Paroled 19 May 1865 at Grenada, Mississippi.
- Martha Reid 19 UDC
 Added: Nov. 6, 2014
Your sacrifice has not been forgotten!
- Martha Reid 19 UDC
 Added: Nov. 6, 2014
Congressman Morgan, thank you for your service to the CSA! Your bravery and valor are not forgotten! DEO VINDICE!
- lrinkel
 Added: Aug. 9, 2013
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