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John Wright Tyson
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Birth: 1858
Henry County
Tennessee, USA
Death: 1915
Tennessee, USA

John Wright Tyson, son of William A. Tyson and Sophia Elizabeth Parrish, was born in 1858 in Henry Co., Tn, and died between 1912 and 1915. He married (1) Sarah A. Moore September 11, 1879 in St. Francois Co., Mo. She died of typhoid fever Bet. 1880 - 1882 in St. Francois Co., Mo. No children born of this marriage.

He married (2) Cora Samanthia Hill October 6, 1882 in Weakley County, Tn, daughter of William Hill and Elizabeth Spikes. She was born February 28, 1863 in Raliegh, Wake Co., Nc, and died March 17, 1912 in Madie, Lake Co., Tn.

Children of John Tyson and Cora Hill are:
1. Alfred Joel Tyson, born August 17, 1884 in Weakley Co., Tn; died March 23, 1948 in Cape Girardeau, Mo. He married (1) Lena Rudd August 23, 1911 in Lake Co., Tn; born October 28, 1890 in Weakley Co., Tn; died December 6, 1918 in Gleason, Weakley Co., Tn. He married (2) Myrtle Florence Taylor December 28, 1928 in St. Louis, Mo; born September 23, 1892 in Dresden, Weakley Co., Tn; died June 18, 1963 in Morehouse, Scott Co., Mo.

2. Wiley Wright Tyson, born October 24, 1886 in Henry County, Tn; died January 9, 1967 in Weakley Co., Tn. He married Mary Elmer Moubray October 4, 1908 in Weakley Co., Tn; born July 9, 1888 in Weakley Co., Tn; died November 5, 1975 in Weakley Co., Tn.

3. William Benjamin Tyson, born February 16, 1889 in Cottage Grove, Henry Co., Tn; died July 29, 1967 in Moberly, Randolph Co., Mo. He married (1) Beulah Maudie Lee Mosley October 4, 1908 in Weakley Co., Tn; born September 14, 1890 in Dresden, Weakley Co., Tn; died March 18, 1947 in St. Louis, Mo. He married (2) Mary Catherine Jones March 20, 1942 in Old Monroe, Lincoln Co., Mo; born December 8, 1888 in Randolph Co. Ark; died June 6, 1982 in Moberly, Randolph Co., Mo.

4. Noah Tyson, born Abt. 1892 in Tennessee; died February 8, 1917 in Lake Co., Tn. He married Callie Phillips May 20, 1914 in Lake Co., Tn; born Abt. 1878 in Tennessee; died Aft. 1930.
 
 
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 Parents:
  William A. Tyson (1830 - 1881)
  Sophia Elizabeth Tyson Clem (1837 - 1905)
 
 Spouse:
  Cora Samantha Hill Tyson (1863 - 1912)
 
 Children:
  Wiley Wright Tyson (1886 - 1967)*
  William Benjamin Tyson (1889 - 1967)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Unknown
 
Created by: Lucille Adams Smith
Record added: Mar 21, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 107043609
John Wright Tyson
Added by: Lucille Adams Smith
 
 
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Great-Grandfather of Clarence J. Smith
-Anonymous
 Added: Mar. 21, 2013
 
 
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