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Laura Wright

Female 1834 -


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  • Name Laura Wright 
    Born Apr 1834  Pensacola, Escambia, Florida Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • No issue.
    Gender Female 
    Residence 1870  Pensacola, Escambia, Florida Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Residence 1880  Pensacola, Escambia, Florida Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Residence 1900  Pensacola, Escambia, Florida Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Residence 1908  225 N. Spring St., Pensacola, Escambia, Florida Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Residence 1911  225 N. Spring St., Pensacola, Escambia, Florida Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Residence 1916  225 N. Spring St., Pensacola, Escambia, Florida Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Person ID I15423  Dickinson
    Last Modified 10 Aug 2015 

    Mother Benjamin Drake Wright,   b. 23 Jan 1799, Wilkes-Barre, Luzerne, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Apr 1875, Pensacola, Escambia, Florida Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Mother Josephine de la Rua,   b. 1811, Pensacola, Escambia, Florida Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1843, Pensacola, Escambia, Florida Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 32 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Married 23 Feb 1826  Pensacola, Escambia, Florida Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Family ID F3862  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Arthur T Yniestra,   b. Feb 1827, Pensacola, Escambia, Florida Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 11 Oct 1849  Pensacola, Escambia, Florida Find all individuals with events at this location  [8, 9
    • No issue. [3]
    Last Modified 10 Aug 2015 
    Family ID F3794  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - Apr 1834 - Pensacola, Escambia, Florida Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 11 Oct 1849 - Pensacola, Escambia, Florida Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1870 - Pensacola, Escambia, Florida Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1880 - Pensacola, Escambia, Florida Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1900 - Pensacola, Escambia, Florida Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1908 - 225 N. Spring St., Pensacola, Escambia, Florida Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1911 - 225 N. Spring St., Pensacola, Escambia, Florida Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1916 - 225 N. Spring St., Pensacola, Escambia, Florida Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S013899] 1870 United States Census, Bureau of the Census, (Washington, DC: National Archives and Records Administration, 1870), Census Place: Pensacola, Escambia, Florida; Roll: M593_129; Page: 611A; Image: 369; Family History Library Film: 545628.
      Name: Laura Yniestra
      Age in 1870: 36
      Birth Year: abt 1834
      Birthplace: Florida
      Home in 1870: Pensacola, Escambia, Florida
      Race: White
      Gender: Female
      Post Office: Pensacola

      B D Wright 71
      Arthur T Yniestra 44
      Laura Yniestra 36
      Josephine Forsyth 16
      Jacob Johnson 72
      Simon Jerry 14

    2. [S014080] 1880 United States Census, Bureau of the Census, (Washington, DC: National Archives and Records Administration, 1880), Census Place: Pensacola, Escambia, Florida; Roll: 127; Family History Film: 1254127; Page: 101A; Enumeration District: 046; Image: 0204.
      Name: Laura Yniestra
      Age: 47
      Birth Year: abt 1833
      Birthplace: Florida
      Home in 1880: Pensacola, Escambia, Florida
      Race: White
      Gender: Female
      Relation to Head of House: Wife
      Marital Status: Married
      Spouse's Name: A. T. Yniestra
      Father's Birthplace: Pennsylvania
      Mother's Birthplace: Florida
      Occupation: Keeping House

      A. T. Yniestra 53
      Laura Yniestra 47
      John McMahon Yniestra 39

    3. [S013029] 1900 United States Census, Bureau of the Census, (Washington, DC: National Archives and Records Administration), Census Place: Pensacola, Escambia, Florida; Roll: 169; Page: 22B; Enumeration District: 0027; FHL microfilm: 1240169.
      Name: Laura Yniestra
      Age: 66
      Birth Date: Apr 1834
      Birthplace: Florida
      Home in 1900: Pensacola, Escambia, Florida
      Race: White
      Gender: Female
      Relation to Head of House: Wife
      Marital Status: Married
      Spouse's Name: Arthur Yniestra
      Marriage Year: 1850
      Years Married: 50
      Father's Birthplace: Pennsylvania
      Mother's Birthplace: Florida
      Mother: number of living children: 0
      Mother: How many children: 0

      Arthur Yniestra 73
      Laura Yniestra 66
      Mack Yniestra 59
      E T Cravens 31
      Frankie Cravens 28
      Amelia Cravens 2

    4. [S161] U.S. City Directories, 1821-1989 , (Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2011. ), Pensacola, Florida, City Directory, 1908.

    5. [S161] U.S. City Directories, 1821-1989 , (Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2011. ), Pensacola, Florida, City Directory, 1911.

    6. [S161] U.S. City Directories, 1821-1989 , (Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2011. ), Pensacola, Florida, City Directory, 1916.

    7. [S336416] Transcribed Marriage Records of Escambia County, Florida from 1821 to 1900, (Pensacola, Florida: West Florida Genealogical Society, 2011), 232.
      Misc. notation: "St. Michael Roman Cath. Ch. John de la Rua, father of the bride." Escambia Marriage Book A, p. 21.

    8. [S336416] Transcribed Marriage Records of Escambia County, Florida from 1821 to 1900, (Pensacola, Florida: West Florida Genealogical Society, 2011), 233.
      Escambia Marriage Book B, p. 82.

    9. [S016998] Florida Marriage Collection, 1822-1875 and 1927-2001 , Ancestry.com, (Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2006 ).