The 1850 census revealed they were living in Burke Co, North Carolina. Household members: John Wright (26), Susan Wright (20), Mary Wright (1) Son Wright (2/12).
The 1860 census revealed they were living in Cleveland, North Carolina. Household members: John Wright (32), Susan Wright (30), Mary E Wright (11), Juliaus A Wright (10), Eli Wright (9), Sarah A Wright (7), Fanny Wright (6), Elevine Wright (4), Zara Wright (2) and Elihu Wright (6/12).
Civil War records revealed John enlisted in the Confederate Army as a private in Company I, 48th Infantry Regiment North Carolina on Apr 16, 1862, in Cleveland Co, North Carolina. John died from wounds received on Dec 18, 1862 at Fredericksburg, VA.
Mary E Wright (b.1849)
Julius A Wright (b.1850)
Eli Wright (b.1851)
Sarah A Wright (b.1853)
Fanny Wright (b.1854)
Olivine Wright (b.1856)
Zora Wright (b.1858)
Elihu Wright (b.1859)
John Wright (b.1863)
The 1870 census revealed Susan was a widow, living in Lower South Fork, Burke Co, North Carolina. Household members: Susan Wright (42), Eli Wright (18), Fanny Wright (15), Olivine Wright (13), Zora Wright (10), Elihue Wright (9) and John Wright (7).
Susan Wright and John Cook married about 1881 in Burke Co North Carolina.
The 1900 census revealed they were living in Lower Fork, Burke Co, North Carolina. They had been married 19 years and Susan had 9 children, 6 still living. Household members: John Cook (81) and Susan A Cook (70).
Absolam Hoyle (1800 - 1867)
Mary Chapman Hoyle (1809 - 1874)
John Wright (1828 - 1862)
John Hoyle (1826 - 1864)*
Eli Hoyle (1830 - 1900)*
Susan Hoyle Wright (1830 - 1900)
Old Antioch Methodist Cemetery
North Carolina, USA
Created by: Tammy York Orman & Timot...
Record added: Dec 03, 2011
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