Person:Ernest Light (3)

Ernest Henry Light
m. Abt 1937
  1. James William Light1938 - 2006
Facts and Events
Name[1][2][3][4] Ernest Henry Light
Gender Male
Birth[1][2][4] 31 Jan 1912 Yoakum, Dewitt County, Texas
Marriage Abt 1937 Texas(his 1st wife, her 1st husband; 1 child)
to Barbara Hope Pillow
Census[5] 1940 Houston, Harris County, Texas
Divorce 1953 Dade County, Florida(but his World War II draft registration says they were divorced before Oct 1940 -- and she remarried in 1946)
from Barbara Hope Pillow
Death[1][2][3][4] 15 Oct 1981 Seattle, King County, Washington
Burial[1] Evergreen-Washelli Memorial Park, Seattle, King County, Washington
  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 Find A Grave.

    Ernest H. Light
    Military marker: US Army / World War II.

  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 U.S., Department of Veterans Affairs BIRLS Death File, 1850-2010. (Provo, Utah, United States: Operations, 2011).
  3. 3.0 3.1 Washington (State). Department of Health. Washington, Death Index, 1940–2014: [database on-line]. (Provo, Utah, USA: Operations, 2002).
  4. 4.0 4.1 4.2 Social Security Administration. Social Security Death Index: Death Master File, database. (Alexandria, Virginia: National Technical Information Service).
  5. Harris, Texas, United States. 1940 U.S. Census Population Schedule
    ED 258-16, p. 13A, #245 (1120 Ashland).

    Light, Ernest H. Head 28 yrs (HS-4) b. Texas 1935: Ennis, Ellis Co., Texas Service Station Operator (Oil. Co.)
    Light, Barbara H. Wife 23 yrs (Coll-1) b. Texas 1935: Ennis, Ellis Co., Texas Bookkeeper (County Auditor)
    Light, James W. Son 1 yr b. Texas

  6.   United States. National Archives and Records Administration (ARC # 1263923). World War II Army Enlistment Records, 1938-1946. (2002)
    18 Feb 1946.

    Name: Light, Ernest H.
    Born: 1912 Texas
    Resident: Ennis, Texas
    Enlisted: 18 Feb 1946 Dallas, Texas
    Brance: Finance Dept.
    Grade: Master Sgt.
    Term: Enlistment for Hawaiian Dept.
    Source: National Guard
    Education: 4 yrs high school
    Status: Married

  7.   United States. World War II Draft Registration Cards
    16 Oct 1940.

    Name: Light, Ernest Henry
    Address: 310 Stratford, Houston, Harris Co., Texas
    Born: 31 Jan 1912 (28 yrs) Yoakum, Texas
    Person Who Will Always Know Your Address: Mrs. Ernest Henry Light ("Divorced Wife"; "works for court house," Houston, Texas)
    Employer: [blank]
    Description: 5' 8", 150 lbs, blue eyes, blonde hair, ruddy complexion, no disabilities.

  8.   Houston City Directory
    p. 616, 1940.

    Light, Ernest (Barbara) sta atndt h read 1112 Ashland

  9.   Dallas Morning News. (Dallas, Texas)
    Sports sect., p. 6, 7 Jul 1935.

    Dallas Morning News, 7 Jul 1935, Sports sect., p. 6