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

Civil War Confederate Army Officer, US Congressman. A lawyer and probate judge, he enlisted in the Confederate Army at the start of the Civil War, rising from Private to Colonel and commander of the 29th Mississippi Infantry regiment. He was elected as a Democrat to represent Mississippi's 2nd Congressional District in the United States House of Representatives, serving from 1885 to 1891. 
Family links: 
  John Hall Morgan (1805 - 1853)
  Martha A Edmondson Morgan (1812 - 1864)
  Elizabeth Ann Daughtery Morgan (1838 - 1897)
  Edward Cary Wathall Morgan (1885 - 1947)*
  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)*
*Calculated relationship
Hernando Memorial Park
DeSoto County
Mississippi, USA
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Record added: Jan 31, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 7134522
James Bright Morgan
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Deo Vindice, Resurgam
- Eddie Inman
 Added: Aug. 8, 2017
For service rendered the Confederacy during our American Civil War. May you rest in peace, sir.
- Daniel Moran
 Added: Jun. 12, 2017

- Tracey Reid
 Added: Jun. 12, 2017
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