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Peter Wright
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Birth: Jan., 1754
Halifax County
Virginia, USA
Death: Oct., 1821
Harrison County
Indiana, USA

Peter Wright, son of Richard Wright, Sr., and his wife Ann was born in 1754 and served in the Revolution. He was given only twenty shillings in his fathers will in 1784. Perhaps he had already left North Carolina as he does not appear in that census for 1790.
A Peter Wright, farmer, over 45, female over 35 with two other females, is listed in Harrison Co., Indiana census for 1820, we believe this may have been Richard Sr's son Peter. West Lee Wright's Bible gives the following: Peter Wright, son of Richard and Nancy Wright, died Oct. 1821. This was West Lee's Uncle Peter.

 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Richard Wright (1726 - 1785)
  Nancy Wright (____ - 1795)
 
 Siblings:
  Benjamin Wright (1752 - 1837)*
  Peter Wright (1754 - 1821)
  Richard Wright (1757 - 1833)*
  John Wright (1758 - 1844)*
  William Wright (1761 - 1840)*
  Evans C Wright (1762 - 1846)*
  Amos Wright (1764 - 1846)*
  Philbert Wright (1768 - 1855)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Note: Dates and places of birth & death are from Shirley Gragg
 
Burial:
Unknown
 
Created by: Snow Girl
Record added: Apr 20, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 108792924
 

Richard Wright and 1st. five sons, Benjamin, Peter, Richard Jr. & William served in the Revolutionary War.
- Snow Girl
 Added: Apr. 27, 2013

- Snow Girl
 Added: Apr. 20, 2013
 
 
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