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Emma Josephine Wright Anderson
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Birth: Apr. 4, 1868
Dryfork
Carroll County
Arkansas, USA
Death: Jan. 4, 1905
Sedan
Chautauqua County
Kansas, USA

Emma Josephine Wright was born on April 4, 1868 in Dry Fork, Carroll County, Arkansas to Joseph Samuel and Frances Ann (Allred) Wright. She is one of thirteen children. Emma's parents are both buried in Hardrock Cemetery.

Emma Josephine married Robert Marion Anderson on April 27, 1887 in Sedan, Chautauqua County, Kansas. They were married for 17 years. From 1888 to 1903, they had eight children, Joseph Claude Anderson, Rhine Wright Anderson, Harry Martin Anderson, Dora May Anderson Chapman, and Jessie Aleta Anderson Hahn, Twin Boy and Girl Anderson infants, born in 1899, and another Infant Anderson, born in 1903, all died in infancy (names and where buried are unknown).

Emma Josephine (Wright) Anderson, 36, died on January 4, 1905, in Sedan, Chautauqua County, Kansas. Family records show that she is buried in Hardrock Cemetery but there are no official records of her burial in this cemetery.

Emma's parents, Joseph & Francis (Allred) Wright, are buried in Hardrock Cemetery as is Emma's son, Rhine Wright Anderson. Note - A complete burial listing is not available as some of the headstones in this cemetery are not readable and some graves are unmarked.

After Emma's death, her husband, Robert Marion Anderson, moved to Washington County, Oklahoma, remarried, died in 1935, and is buried in the Dewey Cemetery, Dewey, Washington County, Oklahoma.

 
 
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 Parents:
  Joseph Samuel Wright (1819 - 1894)
  Frances Ann Allred Wright (1834 - 1918)
 
 Spouse:
  Robert Marion Anderson (1844 - 1935)
 
 Children:
  Joseph Claude Anderson (1888 - 1970)*
  Rhine Wright Anderson (1889 - 1905)*
  Harry Marteen Anderson (1890 - 1966)*
  Dora Mae Anderson Chapman (1893 - 1973)*
  Jessie Aleta Anderson Hahn (1898 - 1985)*
 
 Siblings:
  Rachel Amanda Wright Whiteley (1854 - 1914)**
  Sarah Melvina Wright Deen (1860 - 1906)*
  Abner Fletcher Wright (1866 - 1955)*
  Emma Josephine Wright Anderson (1868 - 1905)
  Margaret Belle Wright McCurry (1869 - 1935)*
  William Worth Wright (1874 - 1900)*
  Martha Smith Wright Ferguson (1875 - 1969)*
  Benjamin Franklin Wright (1876 - 1919)*
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Note: Emma's mother, Francis Ann (Allred) Wright's GGGGrandson, Barack Obama, is now the 44th President of the United States.
 
Burial:
Hardrock Cemetery
Chautauqua County
Kansas, USA
Plot: Hale, Kansas
 
Created by: Sally Medlen Bishop
Record added: Mar 12, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 34735136
Emma Josephine <i>Wright</i> Anderson
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Emma Josephine <i>Wright</i> Anderson
Added by: Sally Medlen Bishop
 
Emma Josephine <i>Wright</i> Anderson
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- For your family now and later
 Added: Sep. 19, 2010
'till we meet again..
- Amy Wolfe
 Added: Oct. 25, 2009
May you rest in peace
- Sharon Wright
 Added: Jul. 5, 2009
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