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 Joseph W. Wright

Joseph W. Wright

Birth
Brown County, Ohio, USA
Death 16 Sep 1919 (aged 81)
Madison County, Indiana, USA
Burial Alexandria, Madison County, Indiana, USA
Memorial ID 11496455 · View Source
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From: Alexandria, IN Times-Tribune, September 16, 1919

Joseph Wright, age eighty nine years, one of the best known farmers in Madison county, expired this afternoon at 12:40 o'clock, following an extended illness of heart trouble, at the home two miles south of Alexandria.

The funeral service will be conducted Thursday afternoon at 3 o'clock from the home, in charge of the local lodge of Masons and burial will follow in the Odd Fellow cemetery here.

The surviving relatives are the wife, Mrs. Dorothy Wright, four sons, James, Charles, and John, all residing in this vicinity, and Edward Wright, of Columbia City, and one daughter, Mrs. Daisy Fox, of Anderson. Eighteen grandchildren and six great-grandchildren also survive.

Mr. Wright came to Madison county as early as 1865 from Brown county Ohio. He settled on a farm south of the city, where he resided for a long number of years.
At the time of his death, Mr. Wright was the oldest member of the Alexandria lodge of Masons and that order will have full charge of the last sad rites on Thursday afternoon


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  • Created by: Travis LeMaster
  • Added: 8 Aug 2005
  • Find A Grave Memorial 11496455
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Joseph W. Wright (Apr 1838–16 Sep 1919), Find A Grave Memorial no. 11496455, citing IOOF Cemetery, Alexandria, Madison County, Indiana, USA ; Maintained by Travis LeMaster (contributor 46799461) .