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John Wright
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Birth: Dec. 5, 1759
Halifax County
Virginia, USA
Death: unknown
Indiana, USA

Name: John WRIGHT

Birth: 5 DEC 1759 Halifax County, Virginia.
Death: Unknown for now as to place and yr/mo/dy.

Richard Wright, Sr. and Ann, along with Benjamin, their oldest son, left Maryland in late 1753 and arrived in southwestern Virginia in February 1754, just in time for Peter’s birth. Records indicate that Richard acquired property there. There is credible evidence for the basis John would have been b. in southwestern [Halifax County] VA. The first indication of Richard, Sr. in NC was not until October 1762.

According to early NC Marriage documents, John Wright married Winifred Tucker in Randolph County, NC on 22 Jun 1786 https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:F8B9-1P5

North Carolina Marriage Bonds, 1741-1868 about Winifred Tucker
Groom: John Wright
Bride: Winifred Tucker
Bond Date: 22 Jun 1786
Bond #: 000115304; North Carolina Marriage Bonds, 1741-1868
ImageNum: 008086
County: Randolph County
Record #: 01306
Bondsman: John Leetch
Witness: Absalom Tatom

Very little information has been found on John otherwise. It is not known when or where he died. No burial site has been located.

Anyone with PROOF about this person – please contact me.


 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Richard Wright (1726 - 1785)
  Ann Wright (____ - 1795)
 
 Siblings:
  Benjamin Wright (1752 - 1837)*
  Peter Wright (1754 - 1821)*
  Richard Wright (1757 - 1833)*
  John Wright (1759 - ____)
  William Wright (1761 - 1840)*
  Evans C Wright (1762 - 1846)*
  Amos Wright (1762 - 1846)*
  Philbert Wright (1768 - 1855)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Note: FINALLY! All 8 sons are reunited with parents. Oh, Happy Day!
 
Burial:
Unknown
 
Maintained by: Shirley Gragg
Originally Created by: Hoosier
Record added: Apr 27, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 109597298
 

"Oh Happy Day" indeed when we all meet again in heaven!!!
- Hoosier
 Added: Aug. 14, 2015
 
 
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