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Families on the Frontiers of the Old South

George Washington Wright

Male 1839 - 1918  (79 years)


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  • Name George Washington Wright 
    Born 22 Feb 1839  Pensacola, Escambia, Florida Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Occupation Lumber Merchant 
    Died 3 Mar 1918  Pensacola, Escambia, Florida Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried St. Michael's Cemetery, Pensacola, Escambia, Florida Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Findagrave memorial for George Washington Wright
    Findagrave memorial for George Washington Wright
    Created by: Jean Whelan Booton
    Record added: Nov 07, 2012
    Photographed
    Find A Grave Memorial# 100341244
    Person ID I15477  Dickinson
    Last Modified 11 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  [1
    Family ID F3862  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Margaret Emma Bagley,   b. Mar 1839, Covington, St Tammany, Louisiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Oct 1924, Pensacola, Escambia, Florida Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 85 years) 
    Married 14 Apr 1860  Covington, St Tammany, Louisiana Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Children 
     1. Josephine Mary Wright,   b. 28 Mar 1861, Pensacola, Escambia, Florida Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Jul 1881, Pensacola, Escambia, Florida Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 20 years)  [Birth]
     2. William Benjamin Wright,   b. 21 Apr 1863, Pensacola, Escambia, Florida Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Jan 1919, Pensacola, Escambia, Florida Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 55 years)  [Birth]
     3. Valentine Hambleton de la Rua Wright,   b. 14 Feb 1866, Pensacola, Escambia, Florida Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Sep 1905, Richmond, Henrico, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 39 years)  [Birth]
     4. Laura Lemenda Wright,   b. 11 Oct 1868, Pensacola, Escambia, Florida Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Jul 1942, Pensacola, Escambia, Florida Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years)  [Birth]
     5. Sallie Ann Wright,   b. 8 Sep 1871, Pensacola, Escambia, Florida Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Nov 1919, Pensacola, Escambia, Florida Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 48 years)  [Birth]
     6. Alwin D Wright,   b. 15 Sep 1875, Pensacola, Escambia, Florida Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Aug 1906, Pensacola, Escambia, Florida Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 30 years)  [Birth]
     7. Mary Ethel Wright,   b. 8 Oct 1878, Pensacola, Escambia, Florida Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Mar 1931, Pensacola, Escambia, Florida Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 52 years)  [Birth]
     8. Joseph Wright,   b. 1 Nov 1880, Pensacola, Escambia, Florida Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Feb 1885, Pensacola, Escambia, Florida Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 4 years)  [Birth]
    Last Modified 11 Aug 2015 
    Family ID F3879  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 22 Feb 1839 - Pensacola, Escambia, Florida Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 14 Apr 1860 - Covington, St Tammany, Louisiana Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 3 Mar 1918 - Pensacola, Escambia, Florida Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - St. Michael's Cemetery, Pensacola, Escambia, Florida Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [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.

    2. [S178] Louisiana Marriages, 1718-1925, Hunting For Bears, comp., (Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2004).