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Dr Shelby Wright
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Birth: 1853
Kentucky, USA
Death: 1921
Indiana, USA

DR. SHELBY WRIGHT, a practicing physician, was born in Carroll County, Ky., January 30, 1858, and is the sixth of a family of twelve children born to Lewis and Adelina (Ragsdale) Wright, natives of Carroll County.

Shelby Wright was reared on a farm, and received a common-school education, and commenced the study of medicine in 1872 under Drs. Hampton and Coblin. He attended lectures in 1880-81, and graduated in 1882. He settled in Carroll County, where he now has a very large practice. He is a member of the Methodist Episcopal Church South. Politically he is a Democrat.

Kentucky: A History of the State, Battle, Perrin, & Kniffin, 7th ed., 1887, Carroll Co.
Family links: 
  Lewis Wright (1826 - 1900)
  Adaline K Ragsdale Wright (1830 - 1883)
  Susan B. Rice Wright Moon (1872 - 1951)
  Roberta Wright Whelchel (1894 - 1934)*
  Lunsford Wright (1908 - 1981)*
  William A. Wright (1850 - 1927)*
  Matilda Jane Wright Backus (1853 - 1939)*
  Shelby Wright (1853 - 1921)
  Jeremiah Wright (1854 - 1855)*
  Susan Wright (1856 - 1867)*
  John Hayden Wright (1859 - 1912)*
  Mahala Wright Harsin (1862 - 1928)*
  Nancy Katherine Wright Spillman (1870 - 1946)*
*Calculated relationship
Fairview Cemetery
Wabash County
Indiana, USA
Maintained by: Dawn Comstock
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Record added: Dec 27, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 32449310
Dr Shelby Wright
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Dr Shelby Wright
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- Jonathan Robert De Mallie, Historian
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