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Pvt John Nelson Wright
Birth: 1843
Death: Sep. 21, 1862
Okolona
Chickasaw County
Mississippi, USA

John Nelson Wright enlisted in the Confederate States Army as a Private in Company H, 37th Alabama Volunteer Infantry.

He died in service on 21 Sep 1862 at Okolona, Chickasaw County, Mississippi of typhoid fever. He was buried at Okolona Confederate Cemetery in Okolona, Mississippi.

Claim for deceased soldier was filed on 24 Feb 1864 by L.A. Wright, his father.

There is a marker at Wrights Chapel Cemetery in Henry County, Alabama. It is not known if he is buried in Mississippi or this gravemarker means he was re-interred. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Levin Asberry Wright (1818 - 1887)
  Hattie Shaddock Wright (1823 - 1890)
 
 Siblings:
  John Nelson Wright (1843 - 1862)
  John Nelson Wright (1843 - 1862)*
  Hiram D Wright (1844 - 1909)*
  Mary Wright Woodham (1847 - 1873)*
  Tabitha J Wright (1849 - 1897)*
  George Levin Wright (1860 - 1934)*
  Frances L. Wright Johnson (1862 - 1931)*
  Henry Forest Wright (1864 - 1945)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Wrights Chapel Cemetery
Henry County
Alabama, USA
 
Maintained by: Martha Reid 19 UDC
Originally Created by: Bev
Record added: Oct 03, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 15976289
Pvt John Nelson Wright
Added by: Martha Reid 19 UDC
 
Pvt John Nelson Wright
Added by: Martha Reid 19 UDC
 
 
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For my cousin. You were taken so young.
- KHL
 Added: May. 17, 2015
My long ago cousin - May he Rest in Eternal Peace
- Maureen (Dacus) Blackburn
 Added: Apr. 7, 2015

- Dee Mack
 Added: Aug. 11, 2012
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