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Families on the Frontiers of the Old South

Luke Edward Wright

Male 1844 - 1937  (92 years)


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  • Name Luke Edward Wright 
    Born 15 Aug 1844  Memphis, Shelby County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5
    Gender Male 
    Residence 1850  Pulaski, Giles, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Residence 1860  Chickasaw Bluff, Shelby, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Residence 1870  Memphis Ward 10, Shelby, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Residence 1910  Memphis Ward 23, Shelby, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Residence 1920  Memphis Ward 23, Shelby, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Died 1937 
    Person ID I2032  Dickinson
    Last Modified 30 Apr 2009 

    Father Archibald Wright,   b. Aug 1810, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Sep 1884, Memphis, Shelby County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 74 years) 
    Mother Mary Elizabeth Wright,   b. May 1820, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Jan 1899, Memphis, Shelby County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 78 years) 
    Family ID F0809  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Catherine Middleton Semmes,   b. 9 Apr 1845, Prospect Hill, Baldwin, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1937, Surrey, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 91 years) 
    Married 15 Dec 1869  [6
    Children 
     1. Katrina Middleton Wright,   b. 29 Apr 1886, Memphis, Shelby, Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1964  (Age 77 years)
     2. Elisha Eldridge Wright,   b. 25 Jul 1871, Mobile, Mobile, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Jan 1912  (Age 40 years)
     3. Raphael Semmes Wright,   b. 23 Apr 1879, Memphis, Shelby, Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1961  (Age 81 years)
     4. Ann Spencer Wright,   b. 7 Jan 1873, Memphis, Shelby, Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     5. Luke Edward Wright,   b. 4 Jun 1877, Memphis, Shelby, Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     6. Raphael Edward Wright,   b. 4 Jun 1877, Memphis, Shelby, Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Family ID F0613  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Sources 
    1. [S013317] 1920 United States Census, Bureau of the Census, (Washington, DC: National Archives and Records Administration, 1920).
      Online publication - Ancestry.com. 1920 United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2005. For details on the contents of the film numbers, visit the following NARA web page: NARA. Note: Enumeration Districts 819-839 on roll 323 (Chicago City.Original data - United States of America, Bureau of the Census. Fourteenth Census of the United States, 1920. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1920.T625, 2,076 rolls. Memphis Ward 23, Shelby, Tennessee, ED , roll , page , image 50.

    2. [S013185] 1910 United States Census, Bureau of the Census, (Washington, DC: National Archives and Records Administration, 1910).
      Online publication - Ancestry.com. 1910 United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2006. For details on the contents of the film numbers, visit the following NARA web page: NARA.Original data - United States of America, Bureau of the Census. Thirteenth Census of the United States, 1910. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1910.T624, 1,178 rolls. Memphis Ward 23, Shelby, Tennessee, ED , roll T624_1521, part , page .

    3. [S013899] 1870 United States Census, Bureau of the Census, (Washington, DC: National Archives and Records Administration, 1870).
      Online publication - Ancestry.com. 1870 United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2003.Original data - 1870.
    4. United States. Ninth Census of the United States, 1870. Washington, D.C. National Archives and Records Administration. M593, RG29, 1,761 rolls.
    5. Minnesota. Minnesota Census Schedules for 1870. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration. T132, RG29, 13 rolls. Memphis Ward 10, Shelby, Tennessee, post office Memphis, roll 1563, page 473, image 488.

    6. [S014287] 1860 United States Census, Bureau of the Census, (Washington, DC: National Archives and Records Administration, 1860).
      Online publication - Ancestry.com. 1860 United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2004.Original data - United States of America, Bureau of the Census. Eighth Census of the United States, 1860. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1860.M653, 1,438 rolls. Chickasaw, Shelby, Tennessee, post office Memphis, roll M653_1273, page 404, image 813.

    7. [S007856] 1850 United States Census, Bureau of the Census, (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1850).
      Online publication - Ancestry.com. 1850 United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2005.Original data - United States of America, Bureau of the Census. Seventh Census of the United States, 1850. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1850.M432, 1,009 rolls. Pulaski, Giles, Tennessee, roll M432_879, page 335, image 56.

    8. [S011908] One World Tree (sm), Ancestry.com, (Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., n.d.).
      Online publication - Ancestry.com. OneWorldTree [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc.