According to the 1880 census Charles in Tazewell Co was the son of a Joseph and Elizabeth Bright.You gave me no dates so I don't know when he lived or when he got married, etc.
There were several Charles Brights in Tazewell Co, Il.through the years. I found these there in 1900. 1900 United States Federal Census > Illinois > Tazewell > Malone > District 146 Bright, Charles, b Feb 1874, b Mo,age 26, mar 4 yrs Emma, b 1871, b Il, mar 4 yrs, one child Clarence V, b Jan 1899, age 1. b Il.
I found three Charles Brights born in Iowa. None in Illinois. Name Home in 1900 (City,County,State) Estimated Birth Year Birthplace Race Relation to Head-of-house View Image Save This
Charles Bright Walnut, Fremont, Iowa abt 1877IowaWhite Head Charles Bright Topeka Ward 1, Shawnee, Kansas abt 1876IowaWhite Brother-in-law Chas L Bright St Joseph Ward 6, Buchanan, Missouri abt 1880IowaWhite Son
The one in Iowa had a wife named May.
I found this Charles in 1870 in Iowa. Name:Charles Bright Estimated Birth Year:abt 1863 Age in 1870:7 Birthplace:Iowa Home in 1870:Union, Putnam, Missouri Family and neighbors:View Results Race:White Gender:Male Value of real estate:View Image Post Office:Unionville