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Calvin Everett Wright
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Birth: Jan. 29, 1909
Herington
Dickinson County
Kansas, USA
Death: Jul. 28, 1988
Boise
Ada County
Idaho, USA

Calvin Everett Wright was born in 1909 to Lee Addison Wright and Ethel Simmons Rathbone Wright. He grew up in Burley, Idaho after living in Kansas, California and Utah. He attended Stanford University in California. In 1929 he married Gwendolyn Sathre. They had two children, Beverly and Thomas Calvin. He entered politics after a stint teaching in Rupert, Id., and owning his own Hotel/bus depot in Lewiston, ID. He ran for the office of Govenor of Idaho in the early 1950's and lost, but he served as the Director of Internal Revenue for the state of Idaho from 1950 until 1973 when he retired. He passed away in 1988 shortly after his wife, and died of emphysema and heart failure. 
 
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 Parents:
  Lee Addison Wright (1882 - 1953)
  Ethel Simmons Rathbone Wright (1884 - 1951)
 
 Spouse:
  Gwendolyn Leone Sathre Wright (1910 - 1987)*
 
 Siblings:
  Calvin Everett Wright (1909 - 1988)
  Dorothy Elizabeth Wright Connell (1911 - 2001)*
  Casilda Eva Wright Steelsmith (1913 - 1980)*
  Homer Thomas Wright (1919 - 1989)*
  Harvey Elliot Wright (1922 - 1922)*
  Donald Orville Wright (1924 - 1924)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Morris Hill Cemetery
Boise
Ada County
Idaho, USA
 
Created by: Kathleen Brawn
Record added: Mar 18, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 18512476
Calvin Everett Wright
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Calvin Everett Wright
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Calvin Everett Wright
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 Added: Nov. 3, 2008
 
 
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