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Larry Martin: Digging the Past

Larry Martin is the uncle of Curt Bright. THE LAWRENCE DAILY JOURNAL-WORLD, KU Edition August 1986, Lawrence, Kansas DIGGING THE PAST For paleontologist Larry Martin, the fossil past offers the constant lure of Discovery by Nancy Smith, J-W Variety Editor  Photos by Mike Yoder             When Larry Martin, KU paleontologist, takes off on a field trip, … Continue reading

Ellene Marie (Bright) Munger Obituary

OBITUARY FOR ELLEN MARIE MUNGER Ellene Marie Munger passed away on Monday, July 14, 2014. She was at peace, surrounded by her family and close friends, at home with her beloved oak trees in close view. Ellene was born in Gravette, Arkansas, on February 4, 1925, and at 89 traveled to a better place. Her … Continue reading

Larry D. Martin Obituary

Larry D. Martin was the uncle of Curt Bright. Larry D. Martin, 69, Lawrence, KS, died 9 March, 2013, Rochester, MN. He was born 8 Dec., 1943 in Bartlett, NE, the son of Orval and Nellie (Frye) Martin. Larry attended the University of Nebraska, Lincoln where he earned his B.S. and Master’s degrees. He earned … Continue reading

John Black Obituary

John Black (1819-1886) was the father of Barbara Ellen Black (1854-1942) who was the mother of Eugene Ray Gilfillan (1891-1973) who was the father of Clyda Colene Gilfillan (1922-2010) who was the grandmother of Curt Bright.

Frank Timerman and Charles Bright

Frank Timerman (1858-1924) was the father of Minnie Elsie Timerman (1887-1938), who was the mother of Neil Bright (1919-2012), who was the grandfather of Curt Bright. Charles Bright (1841-1931) was the father of Clarence Bright (1882-1956), who was the father of Neil Bright (191-2012), who was the grandfather of Curt Bright. THE SOUVENIR STELLA PRESS … Continue reading