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Malinda West Wright-Bracken
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Birth: Aug. 1, 1813
Simpson County
Kentucky, USA
Death: Nov. 12, 1866
Cass County
Missouri, USA

She married 1st William Winlock Wright in Simpson County, Kentucky. This young couple migrated to Cass County, Missouri sometime before 1837. Her husband aquired large tracts of land and laid off the original town of Pleasant Hill, since known as "Old Town". They were slave owners having several field hands and house servents.
The 1850 census lists her as the head of the family with three children; John, William and Marion.
Twelve years after her husbands death she married 2nd Henry M. Bracken, 23 Dec 1856, Cass Co., MO
Although she was the mother of six, only two of her children reached adulthood.

 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  William Winlock Wright (____ - 1844)
 
 Children:
  Julian Washington Wright (____ - 1846)*
  Henry Clay Wright (____ - 1846)*
  John N. Wright (1837 - 1855)*
  W. W. Wright (1840 - 1906)*
  Marion Wallace Wright Broadhead (1843 - 1883)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Pleasant Hill Cemetery
Pleasant Hill (Cass County)
Cass County
Missouri, USA
Plot: 1-120
 
Created by: Lela Parris Koch
Record added: Mar 02, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 66395254
Malinda <i>West</i> Wright-Bracken
Added by: Lisa McCrehin McKown
 
Malinda <i>West</i> Wright-Bracken
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 Added: Jan. 20, 2012
 
 
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