Elizabeth A. Wright1

F, b. 1871, d. between 1950 and 1960
     Elizabeth A. Wright was born in 1871 in Massachusetts.1 She was the daughter of John Seward Wright and Mary Clark Green.1 Elizabeth A. Wright died between 1950 and 1960 unmarried.1

Citations

  1. [S199] Theodore Paul Wright, e-mail.

Elizur Wright III1

M, b. 1804, d. 1885
     Elizur Wright III. Eminent as one of the founders of sound life insurance in Massachusetts.2 He was born in 1804 in Connecticut.1,3 He married Susan Clark on 12 September 1829 in Groton, Massachusetts.4 Elizur Wright III died in 1885 possibly in Medford, Massachusetts.

Children of Elizur Wright III and Susan Clark

Citations

  1. [S5] William Darcy McKeough, McKeough Family Tree.
  2. [S200] Massachusetts Reports, 297 Mass. 589 (1937) http://www.massreports.com/memorials/297ma589.htm
  3. [S107] 1880 US Census.
  4. [S130] Massachusetts Vital Records, Groton Vital Records.

Florence G. Wright

F, b. 23 September 1877
     Florence G. Wright was born on 23 September 1877 in Canada.1 She married Dr. Ralph Justin Sewall, son of Martin Wright Sewall and Catherine Wood Ellis.2 Florence G. Wright and Dr. Ralph Justin Sewall were divorced in March 1922 at Minden, Nevada; on the grounds of her desertion, however they are back together in the 1940 Census in San Diego.3

Children of Florence G. Wright and Dr. Ralph Justin Sewall

Citations

  1. [S232] Ancestry.com, U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007.
  2. [S206] 1920 US Census, Cartago, Inyo, California.
  3. [S205] Newspaper, Reno Evening Gazette, 25 March 1922.

Hartley Hezekiah Wright1

M, b. 22 December 1812, d. 8 March 1840
     Hartley Hezekiah Wright was born on 22 December 1812 in Boston, Massachusetts.1 He was the son of Hezekiah Wright and Charlotte Sewall.1 Hartley Hezekiah Wright died on 8 March 1840 in Boston, Massachusetts, at the age of 27 unmarried.1

Citations

  1. [S245] Joseph Palmer, Necrology of Harvard I, p. 147.

Hezekiah Wright1

M, b. circa 1783, d. 14 February 1815
     Hezekiah Wright was born circa 1783. He married Charlotte Sewall, daughter of Moses Sewall and Ruth Barrell, on 22 February 1810 in Boston, Massachusetts.2 Hezekiah Wright died on 14 February 1815 in Northampton.3

Child of Hezekiah Wright and Charlotte Sewall

Citations

  1. [S89] Family Search, A report of the Record Commissioners of the city of Boston containing the Selectmen's minutes Boston (Massachusetts). City Registrar.
  2. [S205] Newspaper, Independent Chronicle, 5 March 1810.
  3. [S205] Newspaper, American Advocate and Kennebec Advertiser, 25 February 1815.
  4. [S245] Joseph Palmer, Necrology of Harvard I, p. 147.

Jacob Wright1

M

Child of Jacob Wright

Citations

  1. [S581] Delmar R. Lowell, The Lowells of America, p. 53.

John Seward Wright1

M, b. circa 5 June 1832, d. 2 December 1888
     John Seward Wright was born circa 5 June 1832 in Hudson, Ohio.2,3 He was the son of Elizur Wright III and Susan Clark.1 John Seward Wright married Mary Clark Green in 1860.1 John Seward Wright died on 2 December 1888 in Medford, Massachusetts, of cerebral apoplexy. In the register of deaths his occupation is given as that of a clerk.3

Children of John Seward Wright and Mary Clark Green

Citations

  1. [S5] William Darcy McKeough, McKeough Family Tree.
  2. [S107] 1880 US Census.
  3. [S130] Massachusetts Vital Records.
  4. [S199] Theodore Paul Wright, e-mail.

Mary Vashon Wright1

F, b. 1838, d. 7 September 1879
     Mary Vashon Wright was born in 1838 in New York.2,3 She was the daughter of Elizur Wright III and Susan Clark.1 Mary Vashon Wright married Joseph Sewall Sewall, son of Thomas Robie Sewall and Elizabeth Quincy Sewall, on 20 December 1860 in Boston, Massachusetts, the service was conducted by the Rev. Dr. Gannett.3,4 Mary Vashon Wright died on 7 September 1879 in St. Paul, Minnesota.5

Children of Mary Vashon Wright and Joseph Sewall Sewall

Citations

  1. [S5] William Darcy McKeough, McKeough Family Tree.
  2. [S107] 1880 US Census.
  3. [S130] Massachusetts Vital Records, Vol: 137 ; Page: 133.
  4. [S205] Newspaper, Boston Daily Advertiser, (Boston, MA) Thursday, December 27, 1860.
  5. [S205] Newspaper, Daily Globe. (St. Paul, Minn.), 1 May 1880.

May Wright1

F, b. 27 May 1844, d. 22 July 1920
May Wright Sewall
     May Wright. Teacher and feminist. She was born on 27 May 1844 in Greenfield, Wisconsin.1,2 She was the daughter of Philander Montague Wright and Mary Weeks Brackett.1 May Wright married firstly Edwin W. Thompson. May Wright married secondly Theodore Lovett Sewall, son of Edmund Quincy Sewall and Louisa Kilham Lovett, on 30 October 1880 in Indianapolis.1 May Wright died on 22 July 1920 in Indianapolis at the age of 763 and was buried on 26 July 1920 in Crown Hill Cemetery, Indianapolis.4
Miss Wright graduated from the Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois., A.B., 1866, A.M., 1868. She taught in Plainwell, Michigan, being the first woman superintendent of the graded schools of a town in that state, and subsequently devoted herself to the promotion of the higher education of women and the woman suffrage movement. She became principal of the Girls' Classical school, founded by her husband in Indianapolis, Indiana, 1882; and in 1891-92, traveled extensively in Europe in the interests of the Congress of Representative Women at the Columbian exposition, 1893, of which, as the president of the National Council of Women of the United States of America, she was the organizer. She was chairman of the executive committee of the National Woman Suffrage association, 1882-89; member of the Indiana commission in the board of World's Fair commissioners, 1892-93; president of the National Council of Women, 1891-95 and again, 1896-99, and in 1899 was made honorary president. She was president of the International Council of Women, 1899-1904, and was sent as a delegate to the Universal Congress of Women in Paris, 1889, where she delivered addresses in French; to Halifax, N.S., 1897; to Ottawa, Canada, 1898; to London, 1897 and 1898, and to The Hague, 1898.

She was a U.S. commissioner to the Paris exposition, 1900, and to the various congresses held during the same year. She was also officially connected with many literary, historical, artistic, and reform organizations at home and abroad; organized the Annual Peace Demonstration by Women of the United States in 1899, and originated the New Internationalism. She is the author of several books, pamphlets and monographs, and became widely known as a lecturer and contributor to current periodicals.1

Citations

  1. [S18] Various editors, Biographical Dictionary of Notable Americans, Vol. 9, p. 210.
  2. [S232] Ancestry.com, U.S. Passport Applications, 1795-1925.
  3. [S160] New York Times, 24 July 1920.
  4. [S392] Website findagrave.com (http://www.findagrave.com/) "# 46013222."

Olive Wright1

F, b. 1763, d. March 1840
     Olive Wright was born in 1763.1 She was the daughter of Jacob Wright.1 Olive Wright married Samuel Lowell, son of Moses Lowell and Sarah Bradbury, on 15 October 1781 in Westford, New Hampshire.1 Olive Wright died in March 1840 in Washington, New Hampshire.1

Child of Olive Wright and Samuel Lowell

Citations

  1. [S581] Delmar R. Lowell, The Lowells of America, p. 53.

Paul Wright1

M, b. 1780, d. 1838
     Paul Wright was born in 1780.2 He married Mary Montague, daughter of Peter Montague and Mary Smith, in 1804.1,2 Paul Wright died in 1838.2

Child of Paul Wright and Mary Montague

Citations

  1. [S18] Various editors, Biographical Dictionary of Notable Americans, Vol. 9, p. 210.
  2. [S46] Various contributors, Daughters of the American Revolution, Vol. 109 p. 239.

Philander Montague Wright

M, b. 1805, d. 1869
     Philander Montague Wright was born in 1805.1 He was the son of Paul Wright and Mary Montague.2 Philander Montague Wright married Mary Weeks Brackett, daughter of John Brackett and Eunice Clarke, in 1839 (his second wife.)2,1 Philander Montague Wright died in 1869.1

Child of Philander Montague Wright and Mary Weeks Brackett

Citations

  1. [S46] Various contributors, Daughters of the American Revolution, Vol. 109 p. 239.
  2. [S18] Various editors, Biographical Dictionary of Notable Americans, Vol. 9, p. 210.

Professor Philip Quincy Wright

M, b. 28 December 1890, d. 17 October 1970
     Professor Philip Quincy Wright. Professor of international law at the University of Virginia.. He was born on 28 December 1890 in West Medford, Massachusetts.1 He was the son of Phillip Green Wright and Elizabeth Quincy Sewall.2 Professor Philip Quincy Wright married Louise Maxey Leonard on 15 June 1922. Professor Philip Quincy Wright died on 17 October 1970 in Charlottesville, Virginia, at the age of 79.3

Child of Professor Philip Quincy Wright and Louise Maxey Leonard

Citations

  1. [S232] Ancestry.com, U.S., World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918.
  2. [S5] William Darcy McKeough, McKeough Family Tree.
  3. [S232] Ancestry.com, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.

Phillip Green Wright1

M, b. 3 October 1861, d. 1934
     Phillip Green Wright was born on 3 October 1861 in Boston, Massachusetts.2 He was the son of John Seward Wright and Mary Clark Green.3 Phillip Green Wright married Elizabeth Quincy Sewall, daughter of Joseph Sewall Sewall and Mary Vashon Wright, on 7 February 1889 in Medford, Massachusetts.2 Phillip Green Wright died in 1934.3

Children of Phillip Green Wright and Elizabeth Quincy Sewall

Citations

  1. [S208] 1900 US Census, IL KNOX 4-WD GALESBURG 1900.
         
  2. [S130] Massachusetts Vital Records.
  3. [S5] William Darcy McKeough, McKeough Family Tree.

Richard Herbert Wright1

M, b. circa 1922, d. 1991
     Richard Herbert Wright was born circa 1922 in District of Columbia.2 He was the son of Professor Sewall Green Wright and Louise Lane Williams.1 He was a on the faculty of the University of Wisconsin.1 Richard Herbert Wright died in 1991.1

Citations

  1. [S5] William Darcy McKeough, McKeough Family Tree.
  2. [S231] 1930 US Census, Chicago, Illinois.

Robert Wright1

M, b. 5 June 1925, d. 16 January 1997
     Of San Jose, California.2 Robert Wright was born on 5 June 1925 in District of Columbia.3 He was the son of Professor Sewall Green Wright and Louise Lane Williams.1 Robert Wright married an unknown person.1 He died on 16 January 1997 in Santa Clara, California, at the age of 71.3

Citations

  1. [S5] William Darcy McKeough, McKeough Family Tree.
  2. [S160] New York Times, 4th March 1988.
  3. [S232] Ancestry.com, California, Death Index, 1940-1997.

Professor Sewall Green Wright1

M, b. 21 December 1889, d. 3 March 1988
     Professor Sewall Green Wright was born on 21 December 1889 in Melrose, Massachusetts. He was the son of Phillip Green Wright and Elizabeth Quincy Sewall.1 Professor Sewall Green Wright graduated in 1912 from University of Chicago. He married Louise Lane Williams in 1921.1 Professor Sewall Green Wright died on 3 March 1988 in Madison, Wisconsin, at the age of 98 from complications after fracturing his pelvis.

Children of Professor Sewall Green Wright and Louise Lane Williams

Citations

  1. [S5] William Darcy McKeough, McKeough Family Tree.

Theodore Paul Wright1

M, b. 25 May 1895, d. 21 August 1970
     Theodore Paul Wright was born on 25 May 1895 in Illinois.2,3 He was the son of Phillip Green Wright and Elizabeth Quincy Sewall.1 Theodore Paul Wright married Margaret McCarl in 1918.1 Theodore Paul Wright died on 21 August 1970 at the age of 75.
His biography is to be found in theHarvard Square Library.

Child of Theodore Paul Wright and Margaret McCarl

Citations

  1. [S5] William Darcy McKeough, McKeough Family Tree.
  2. [S208] 1900 US Census, IL KNOX 4-WD GALESBURG 1900.
         
  3. [S210] Social Security Death Index.

Virginia L. Wright1

F
     Virginia L. Wright married Benjamin Alonzo Ray.1

Child of Virginia L. Wright and Benjamin Alonzo Ray

Citations

  1. [S89] Family Search, Massachusetts Marriages, 1695-1910.

Dorothy Beatrice C. Wrigley1

F, b. September 1901, d. 1964
     Dorothy Beatrice C. Wrigley's birth was registered in the quarter ending September 1901 in the Chepstow, Monmouthshire registration district.1 She married Russell Durnford Ross, son of Andrew Guy Ross and Evelyn St. Lo Durnford, on 2 June 1928 in Cirencester, Gloucestershire.2 Dorothy Beatrice C. Wrigley died in 1964.3

Citations

  1. [S120] Free BMD.
  2. [S117] The Times Newspaper, May 03, 1928.
  3. [S5] William Darcy McKeough, McKeough Family Tree.

Elizabeth Wroth

F, d. 14 August 1613 or 1614
     Elizabeth Wroth married firstly George Mynne. Elizabeth Wroth died on 14 August 1613 or 1614.

Child of Elizabeth Wroth and George Mynne

Hugh de Wrottesley1

M, b. 1369, d. before 9 November 1370
     Hugh de Wrottesley was born in 1369.2 He was the son of Sir Hugh de Wrottesley KG and Mabel verch Philip ap Rees.2 Hugh de Wrottesley died before 9 November 1370.2

Citations

  1. [S551] Falnoner Madan, Gresleys of Drakelow, p. 299.
  2. [S144] William Salt Archaeological Society, Staffordshire Historical Collections, Vol. 6. Part II. New Series. p. 141. Wrottesley of Wrottesley.

Sir Hugh de Wrottesley KG1

M, b. 1314, d. 28 January 1381
     Sir Hugh de Wrottesley KG was born in 1314.2 He married secondly Mabel verch Philip ap Rees, daughter of Sir Philip ap Rees and Joan (Unknown), before 1366.1,3 Sir Hugh de Wrottesley KG died on 28 January 1381.4

Child of Sir Hugh de Wrottesley KG and Mabel verch Philip ap Rees

Citations

  1. [S144] William Salt Archaeological Society, Staffordshire Historical Collections, Vol. 6. Part II. New Series. p. 141. Wrottesley of Wrottesley.
  2. [S144] William Salt Archaeological Society, Staffordshire Historical Collections, Vol. 6. Part II. New Series. p. 91. Wrottesley of Wrottesley.
  3. [S551] Falnoner Madan, Gresleys of Drakelow, p. 299.
  4. [S144] William Salt Archaeological Society, Staffordshire Historical Collections, Vol. 6. Part II. New Series. p. 154. Wrottesley of Wrottesley.

(unknown) Wyatt1

F
     (unknown) Wyatt married Joseph Titcomb, son of Capt. Joseph Titcomb and Anne Smith.1

Citations

  1. [S24] Sarah Elizabeth Titcomb, Early New England People, p. 173.

Judith Wyatt

F
     Judith Wyatt married Jacob Hancock.

Child of Judith Wyatt and Jacob Hancock

Elizabeth Wydville1

F
     Elizabeth Wydville married King Edward IV, son of Richard Duke of York and Cecily Neville, in 1464.

Child of Elizabeth Wydville and King Edward IV

Citations

  1. [S147] Alison Weir, Britain's Royal Families, p. 151.

Martha Wyeth1

F
     Martha Wyeth married Rev. William Fessenden, son of Nicholas Fessenden and Margaret Cheney.1

Child of Martha Wyeth and Rev. William Fessenden

Citations

  1. [S18] Various editors, Biographical Dictionary of Notable Americans.

Marion Wyld1

F
     Marion Wyld married Edward Osler.1

Child of Marion Wyld and Edward Osler

Citations

  1. [S79] Edward Marion Chadwick, Ontarian Families, Vol. II p. 126.

Barbara (Julia) Wylie1,2

F, b. 1874
     Barbara (Julia) Wylie was born in 1874 in Bothwell, Tasmania.1 She was the daughter of David Wylie.2 Barbara (Julia) Wylie married Arthur Dean Beecroft, son of William James Beecroft and Kate Dean, on 31 August 1896 in Apsley, Tasmania.2

Children of Barbara (Julia) Wylie and Arthur Dean Beecroft

Citations

  1. [S34] Unverified internet information, http://portal.archives.tas.gov.au/
  2. [S205] Newspaper, The Mercury (Hobart, Tas.), 5 September 1896.
  3. [S232] Ancestry.com, Australia Birth Index, 1788-1922.

David Wylie1

M

Child of David Wylie

Citations

  1. [S205] Newspaper, The Mercury (Hobart, Tas.), 5 September 1896.