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Clarissa Holden/Brock Wright
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Birth: Aug. 27, 1836
Lenawee County
Michigan, USA
Death: Apr. 3, 1912
Saint Johns
Clinton County
Michigan, USA

Clarissa and Terry married 1 Oct. 1906, Ashley, Gratiot County, Michigan. Clarissa's first husband was Aaron Ordaway.

Clinton Republican April 4, 1912 Page 7
MRS. TERRY WRIGHT
Mrs. Terry Wright died at her late home Wednesday after only a week's illness. She was 86 years of age. The funeral services will be held at the residence tomorrow morning at 9:30 and interment in Eureka Cemetery. She leaves a husband and several children.

Clinton Republican April 11, 1912, Page 12
Mrs. Terry Wright
Clarissa Holden was born in Lenawee County, August 27, 1836 and died at her late residence in St. Johns April 3, 1912. The funeral services were conducted at the home on Friday, April 5, Rev. C. Lyman officiating. Interment in Eureka Cemetery.
At the age of 17 the deaceased was married to Aaron Ordway who died August 25, 1890. In 1906, she was married to Terry Wright in Washington Township, Gratiot County. To the first union 11 children were born, 7 of whom Moses, Olive, James, Sadie, Harvey, Olsira, George and Hattie, beside her husband survive. There are also 37 grandchildren and 8 great grandchildren. Her last illness was for only six days. Mrs. Wright was converted in her youth and for many years was a memeber of the Free Methodist Church. The end of her life cames a peaceful sleep. 
 
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 Spouses:
  Terry George Wright (1854 - 1913)
  Aaron Ordway (1829 - 1902)*
 
 Children:
  Elijah Ordiway (1856 - 1940)*
  Will Ordiway (1857 - 1940)*
  Harvey S Ordway (1865 - 1883)*
  Moses Ordway (1865 - 1943)*
  James H Ordiway (1867 - 1942)*
  Sarah Ann Ordway Bushre (1869 - 1948)*
  Elvira M Ordway Phyillaire (1871 - 1900)*
  George M W Ordway (1874 - 1889)*
  Hattie B Rainey (1875 - 1959)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Note: The 2nd wife of Terry George Wright. Daughter of Robert and Elizabeth (Ostron) Brock.
 
Burial:
Eureka Township Cemetery
Eureka
Clinton County
Michigan, USA
 
Created by: Laura Pinks
Record added: May 15, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 37108140
Clarissa <i>Holden/Brock</i> Wright
Added by: Jim Ellickson
 
Clarissa <i>Holden/Brock</i> Wright
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