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WRIGHT Isaac

Male 1786 - Abt 1864  (77 years)


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  • Name WRIGHT Isaac 
    Born 6 Jul 1786  , , Warren County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    Birth Record for Family of WRIGHT, James & Phebe PARKINS (Crooked Run MM)
    Birth Record for Family of WRIGHT, James & Phebe PARKINS (Crooked Run MM)
    Gender Male 
    Occupation U.S. Military Civil War Veteran (Confederate) 
    Military Service 1812  , , , Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 5, 6
    • Isaac Wright served in the War of 1812 as a private in Captain Stephens Company, Virginia Militia.

      Rank: Private
      Date of Muster: March 1, 1913 to September 1, 1813
    Biography 1833  [7
    • "In 1833 Solomon King found a home on Spring Creek, and on
      Little Piney Isaac Wright located; he was the father of Lewis Wright,
      whom, with his four sons, were the victims of a war tragedy in 1865."
    Land Purchase 14 Nov 1837  , , Pulaski [later Phelps] County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    • T35N, R8W, Sect. 5, SE 1/4 of NE 1/4

      the South East quarter of the North East quarter of Section five, in Township thirty-five North of Range eight West in the District of lands subject to sale at Jackson Missouri, containing thirty-nine acres, and fifty-three and a half hundredths of an acre.

      Patentee: ISAAC WRIGHT

      Issue Date: 11/14/1837
      Land Office: Jackson
      Cancelled: No
      U.S. Reservations: No
      Mineral Reservations: No
      Authority: April 24, 1820: Sale-Cash Entry (3 Stat. 566)

      State: MISSOURI
      Acres: 39.535
      Metes/Bounds: No

      Document Nr.: 4958
      Accession/Serial Nr.: MO3460__.015
      BLM Serial Nr.: MO NO S/N
    Land Patent Certificate for Isaac Wright, 14 November 1837
    Land Patent Certificate for Isaac Wright, 14 November 1837
    1840 U.S. Census 1 Jun 1840  , , Pulaski [later Phelps] County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Age: < 60y 
    • He was represented by a mark on the census for a male between the ages of 50 and 60
    1840 U.S. census, Missouri, Pulaski County
    1840 U.S. census, Missouri, Pulaski County
    Page 216, for Various People
    1850 U.S. Census 1 Jun 1850  , District #72, Pulaski [later Phelps] County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    Age: 64y 
    • He was recorded as the head of household and was 64 years old at the time of this census. Virginia was his reported birthplace.
    1850 U.S. census, Missouri, Pulaski County, District #72 [WRIGHT, Isaac]
    1850 U.S. census, Missouri, Pulaski County, District #72 [WRIGHT, Isaac]
    1850 U.S. census, Missouri, Pulaski County, District #72 [WRIGHT, Isaac]
    1850 U.S. census, Missouri, Pulaski County, District #72 [WRIGHT, Isaac]
    Land Purchase 15 Apr 1857  , , Dent County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [11
    • T35N, R8W, Sect. 3, Lot 1 of NW 1/4
      T35N, R8W, Sect. 3, NE 1/4 of SW 1/4
      T35N, R8W, Sect. 3, NW 1/4 of SE 1/4

      Lot numbered One of the North West quarter and the North East quarter of the South West quarter and the North West quarter of the South East quarter of Section three in Township Thirty-five North of Range Eight West in the district of land subject to sale at Jackson Missouri containing one hundred and sixty acres

      Patentee: ISAAC WRIGHT

      Issue Date: 4/15/1857
      Land Office: Jackson
      Cancelled: No
      U.S. Reservations: No
      Mineral Reservations: No
      Authority: April 24, 1820: Sale-Cash Entry (3 Stat. 566)

      State: MISSOURI
      Acres: 160
      Metes/Bounds: No

      Document Nr.: 20838
      Accession/Serial Nr.: MO3790__.102
      BLM Serial Nr.: MO NO S/N
    Land Patent Certificate for Isaac Wright, 15 April 1857
    Land Patent Certificate for Isaac Wright, 15 April 1857
    Occupation 1860  [12
    farmer 
    1860 U.S. Census 1 Jun 1860  , Watkins Twp., Dent County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [12
    Age: 68y 
    • He was recorded as the head of the household and was 68 years old at the time of this census. His reported occupation was "farmer" and "Virginia" is his recorded birthplace.
    1860 U.S. census, Missouri, Dent County, Watkins [WRIGHT, Isaac]
    1860 U.S. census, Missouri, Dent County, Watkins [WRIGHT, Isaac]
    Land Purchase 10 Sep 1860  , , Texas County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    • T29N, R8W, Sect. 17, SW 1/4 of NE 1/4
      T29N, R8W, Sect. 17, SE 1/4 of NW 1/4
      T29N, R8W, Sect. 17, NE 1/4 of SW 1/4
      T29N, R8W, Sect. 17, NW 1/4 of SE 1/4

      ... there has been deposited in the GENERAL LAND OFFICE, Warrant No. 30,750 for 160 acres, in favor of Isaac Wright, Private, Captain Stephens Company, Virginia Militia War 1812 with evidence that the same has been duly located up the South West quarter of the North East quarter, the South East quarter of the North West quarter, the North East quarter of the South West quarter and the North West quarter of the South East quarter of section seventeen in Township twenty-nine North of Range Eight West in the District of Lands subject to sale at Jackson, Missouri containing one hundred and sixty acres.

      Patentee: LEWIS F WRIGHT
      Warrantee: ISAAC WRIGHT
      Military Rank: PRIVATE

      Issue Date: 9/10/1860
      Land Office: Jackson
      Cancelled: No
      U.S. Reservations: No
      Mineral Reservations: No
      Authority: March 3, 1855: ScripWarrant Act of 1855 (10 Stat. 701)

      State: MISSOURI
      Acres: 160
      Metes/Bounds: No
      Document Nr.: 30750
      Accession/Serial Nr.: MW-0462-252
    Military Patent Certificate for Lewis F. Wright, 10 September 1860
    Military Patent Certificate for Lewis F. Wright, 10 September 1860
    Died Abt 1864  [6
    • During the Civil War, Isaac was a strong Southern sympathizer and wanted to join the Rebel cause. But because he was 75 years old in 1861, the army would not accept him. So instead, he help set up tents, fed, and cared for the soldiers. Isaac died while caring for the soldiers in Arkansas. The date, place, and burial is unknown.

      Before the Civil War started his wife, Agnes, died and Isaac married Nancy Messer (William Arthur's daughter) in April 1857, Crawford County. IN the Dent County Probate Court Records dated 27 August 1866, page 102, Nancy Wright was appointed as administrator of the estate of Isaac Wright, deceased.
    Person ID I4167  Kult-Lawhorn-Case-Collier Family Tree | Collier Branch
    Last Modified 15 May 2017 

    Father WRIGHT James,   b. 1752 
    Mother PARKINS Phebe 
    Married 5 Sep 1776  , Hopewell Friends Meeting House, Frederick County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [13, 14
    Marriage Record for James WRIGHT and Phebe PARKINS
    Marriage Record for James WRIGHT and Phebe PARKINS
    Church (family) 31 Oct 1789  , Hopewell Friends Meeting House, Frederick County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    • Granted 'certificate' to Hopewell MM.
    Documents
    Marriage Record for James WRIGHT and Phebe PARKINS
    Marriage Record for WRIGHT, James and PARKINS, Phebe
    Family ID F2208  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 SMITH Agnes,   b. 1785, , , , Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Between 1850 and 1860  (Age 65 years) 
    Married 27 Dec 1813  , , Orange County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [15
    • According to "Early American Marriages: Virginia to 1850" and "Virginia, Compiled Marriages, 1740-1850", Agnes' name is spelled "Agness"
    Children 
    +1. Judge WRIGHT Lewis Fields, Sr.,   b. 1815, , , , Kentucky, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Aug 1865, , Vida, Phelps County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 50 years)
    Last Modified 13 Jan 2017 
    Family ID F151  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 ARTHUR Nancy,   b. Abt 1823,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 19 Apr 1857  , , Crawford [later Pulaski then Phelps] County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [16
    Marriage of WRIGHT, Isaac and MESSER, Nancy (Arthur)
    Marriage of WRIGHT, Isaac and MESSER, Nancy (Arthur)

    Transcription:

    State of Misouri }
    Crawford County }

    I certify that the rites of matrimony was by me duly Solomnized between Isaac Wright of Dent County & Nancy Messer of Pulaski County on the 19th of April 1857.

    W D Milten Justice of the Peace
    Filed for account and duly recorded this 10th July AD 1857 Test. A Emiry[?] Recorder

    Last Modified 27 Jun 2008 
    Family ID F315  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsMilitary Service - 1812 - , , , Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 27 Dec 1813 - , , Orange County, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsLand Purchase - 14 Nov 1837 - , , Pulaski [later Phelps] County, Missouri, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google Maps1840 U.S. Census - Age: < 60y - 1 Jun 1840 - , , Pulaski [later Phelps] County, Missouri, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google Maps1850 U.S. Census - Age: 64y - 1 Jun 1850 - , District #72, Pulaski [later Phelps] County, Missouri, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsLand Purchase - 15 Apr 1857 - , , Dent County, Missouri, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 19 Apr 1857 - , , Crawford [later Pulaski then Phelps] County, Missouri, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google Maps1860 U.S. Census - Age: 68y - 1 Jun 1860 - , Watkins Twp., Dent County, Missouri, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsLand Purchase - 10 Sep 1860 - , , Texas County, Missouri, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Albums  Wright Family Album (0)
    Photos of Judge Lewis F. Wright's family

  • Sources 
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      Swarthmore College; Swarthmore, Pennsylvania; Births and Burials 1785; Collection: Baltimore Yearly Meeting Minutes; Call Number: RG2/B/C761 3.1

    2. [S223] King, Cecil. History of Yancy Mills, Phelps Co., Missouri, (Ozark, Missouri : Dogwood Printing, 1996), Book: History of Yancy Mills, Phelps Co., Missouri.

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    5. [S578] Bureau of Land Management. "Land Patent Search." Database and digital images. General Land Office Records, GLORecords: Bureau of Land Management, General Land Office Records., (http://www.glorecords.blm.gov/PatentSearch : accessed 4 November 2008), Lewis F. Wright (Phelps County, Missouri), military patent no. 30750 (Reliability: 3).

    6. [S223] King, Cecil. History of Yancy Mills, Phelps Co., Missouri, (Ozark, Missouri : Dogwood Printing, 1996), Book: History of Yancy Mills, Phelps Co., Missouri., p. 123 (Reliability: 2).

    7. [S250] Goodspeed Publishing Co. History of Laclede, Camden, Dallas, Webster, Wright, Texas, Pulaski, Phelps, and Dent Counties, Missouri, (Greenville, South Carolina (275 W. Broad St., Greenville 29601): Southern Historical Press, 1974, reprint of 1889 [Digitial version is located at University of Missouri Digital Library, http://digital.library.umsystem.edu/]), Book: History of Laclede... Phelps and Dent Counties, MO.

    8. [S578] Bureau of Land Management. "Land Patent Search." Database and digital images. General Land Office Records, GLORecords: Bureau of Land Management, General Land Office Records., (http://www.glorecords.blm.gov/PatentSearch : accessed 4 November 2008), Isaac Wright (Phelps County, Missouri), cash patent no. 4958 (Reliability: 3).

    9. [S698] Missouri. Pulaski County. 1840 U.S. census. Digital images. Ancestry.com. http://www.ancestry.com : 2007, CENSUS-1840-Various-PulaskiCoMO. (Reliability: 3).

    10. [S704] Missouri. Pulaski County. 1850 U.S. census, population schedule. Digital images. Ancestry.com. http://www.ancestry.com : 2007, Census, U.S., 1850: WRIGHT, Isaac. (Reliability: 3).

    11. [S578] Bureau of Land Management. "Land Patent Search." Database and digital images. General Land Office Records, GLORecords: Bureau of Land Management, General Land Office Records., (http://www.glorecords.blm.gov/PatentSearch : accessed 4 November 2008), Isaac Wright (Phelps County, Missouri), cash patent no. 20838 (Reliability: 3).

    12. [S732] Missouri. Dent County. 1860 U.S. census, population schedule. Digital images. Ancestry.com. http://www.ancestry.com : 2007, CENSUS-1860-WRIGHT-Isaac. (Reliability: 3).

    13. [S1210] U.S., Quaker Meeting Records, 1681-1935." Database. Ancestry.com., (http://www.ancestry.com : accessed 2009-present), Ancestry.com: U.S., Quaker Meeting Records, 1681-1935., Record for James Wright and Phebe Parkins, Hopewell Monthly Meeting, Frederick, Virginia, Marriages 1758, p. 45 (penned), No. 42 (penciled), image 53 of 468 (Reliability: 2).

    14. [S1209] U.S., Encyclopedia of American Quaker Genealogy, Vol I–VI, 1607-1943. Digital images. Ancestry.com, Hinshaw, William Wade, et al., compilers, (Ancestry.com: accessed 13 January 2017), Ebook: Encyclopedia of American Quaker Genealogy., vol. VI, pg. 428, image 431 of 1053 (Reliability: 2).

    15. [S23] Website Ancestry.com, (Provo, UT : The Generations Network, Inc., 2007), "Early American Marriages: Virginia to 1850" and "Virginia, Compiled Marriages, 1740-1850".

    16. [S796] Missouri. Crawford County. "Marriages." MSA microfilm C2044 (Misc. 1829-1831; Vols 1 and 2, 1831-1871). Missouri State Archives, Jefferson City., Microfilm: Crawford County Marriages, MSA C2044., (1831-1871), 1:58, entry for Isaac WRIGHT and Nancy MESSER, 19 April 1857; MSA microfilm C2044, Missouri State Archives, Jefferson City (Reliability: 3).