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John William Wright
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Birth: Dec. 20, 1862
Chesterfield County
South Carolina, USA
Death: Mar. 27, 1939
Lancaster County
South Carolina, USA

---Great Grandfather of Rick Wright---
..Surviving children; Donald and Johnnie Wright.
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NOTES:
..John was 6 feet, 4 inches tall and had red hair. He lived most of his life in Lancaster County. He moved around alot and has been found in Gills Creek, Buford and Camp Creek Communities of Lancaster County. He spent most of his life earning his living as a share cropper.
..John William was married twice and father 20 children between the two wives. He had 12 children with his first wife, Mary Etta McManus and 8 with his second wife, Hattie Elizabeth McManus. Two of which are still living.
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..Obit::::: The Lancaster News, March 31, 1939.
J. W. WRIGHT PASSES AT HIS HOME WEDNESDAY
-- Funeral services for J.W. Wright, 73, who died at his home Wednesday morning shortly before noon will be held at Camp Creek Friday afternoon at 2 o'clock with the Rev. J.S. Corpening in charge.

Mr. Wright was born and reared in Chesterfield County but had resided in Lancaster County for many years where he has been engaged in farming.

The deceased is survived by his widow and the folling children: Mrs. S.W. Robinson, Lancaster, S.C., Mrs. Esther Hefner, Augusta, Ga., Mrs. Charles Humphries, North Augusta, S.C., Mrs. C.L. Riley, Portsmouth, Va., Mrs. J.H. Pilot, Long Beach, Calif., William Wright, Lancaster, Wesley Wright, Lancaster, George Wright, Fort Mill, S.C., Ira, Johnnie, Coleman and Donald Wright, all of Lancaster, Mary, and Onie Lee Wright and Mrs. Thelma Morris of Lancaster.

Interment will be at the Camp Creek Cemetery.
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 Parents:
  Wilson Wright (1838 - 1915)
  Jane Taylor Wright (1842 - 1927)
 
 Spouses:
  Hattie Elizabeth McManus Wright (1900 - 1964)
  Mary Etta McManus Wright (1871 - 1912)*
 
 Children:
  Effie Elizabeth Wright Robinson (1887 - 1970)*
  Esther Vasthi Wright Hefner (1889 - 1973)*
  Vergie Lee Wright Flynn (1891 - 1913)*
  William Dee Wright (1892 - ____)*
  Wesley Homer Wright (1895 - 1970)*
  Ola Wright Snipes (1899 - 1936)*
  Robert Lee Wright (1900 - 1937)*
  George Washington Wright (1902 - 1973)*
  Lula Mae Wright Humphries (1905 - 1993)*
  Stella Bernice Wright Rogers (1907 - 1972)*
  Daisy Lee Wright Pelot (1910 - 2002)*
  Infant Daughter Wright (1912 - 1912)*
  Thelma Olelia Wright Myers (1918 - 1992)*
  James Ira Wright (1919 - 1983)*
  Mary Odell Wright Knight (1922 - 1983)*
  Coleman Sherman Wright (1924 - 1988)*
  Onie Lee Wright Munn (1926 - 2001)*
  Bettie Louise Wright (1933 - 1934)*
 
 Siblings:
  John William Wright (1862 - 1939)
  Julius Wright (1865 - 1930)*
  Nancy E. Wright (1877 - ____)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Camp Creek Baptist Church Cemetery
Lancaster
Lancaster County
South Carolina, USA
 
Created by: Rick and Kathy Wright
Record added: Jan 04, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 32625452
John William Wright
Added by: Rick and Kathy Wright
 
John William Wright
Added by: Rick and Kathy Wright
 
John William Wright
Added by: Rick and Kathy Wright
 
 
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