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Birth: Aug. 13, 1822
Montgomery County
New York, USA
Death: May 16, 1896
Alvarado
Johnson County
Texas, USA

Dallas Morning News, May 21, 1896.

Wrigley - Alvarado, Texas, May 19

Col. James Wrigley died very suddenly Saturday night. Col. Wrigley was born in Montgomery County, New York, August 13, 1822. He came to Texas in 1844 and settled in Liberty County, where he resided for forty-one years. He was elected mayor of the city of Alvarado in 1894 and served two years. During the late war he commanded a battalion, it being a part of Waul's Legion. His wife is a daughter of Billups Gayle of Alabama. He leaves four children. He was buried with Masonic honors by the Cleburne commandery. 
 
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 Spouse:
  Ann Gayle Wrigley (1829 - 1906)*
 
 Children:
  Leila Elizabeth Wrigley Jones (1850 - 1927)*
  John B Wrigley (1855 - 1927)*
  Ida Wrigley Bristley (1859 - 1922)*
  Baby Girl Wrigley (1862 - 1862)*
  Annie Corinne Wrigley Prestridge (1864 - 1951)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Balch Cemetery
Alvarado
Johnson County
Texas, USA
 
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Record added: Feb 14, 2009
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