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WRIGHT John

Male INT 15 Jan 1717 (ye 4th day of ye 11th mo. 1716*) - 1790


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  • Name WRIGHT John 
    Born INT 15 Jan 1717 (ye 4th day of ye 11th mo. 1716*)  , , Chester County, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4
    • * Note that the date of birth in the Quaker Meeting Minutes is the JULIAN date (as opposed to the "Gregorian" dates we use today). Quakers also referred to the months as numbered months rather than their names, and their calendar started on March 24th rather than January 1st. It gets even more complicated, so a date converter must be used to determine the Gregorian date ("INT" means "interpreted".) The Gregorian date appears first, followed by the Julian date in parenthesis.
    Quaker Records for Family of James & Mary WRIGHT from Hopewell Monthly Meeting
    Quaker Records for Family of James & Mary WRIGHT from Hopewell Monthly Meeting
    Quaker Records for Children of James and Mary WRIGHT from New Garden Monthly Meeting
    Quaker Records for Children of James and Mary WRIGHT from New Garden Monthly Meeting
    Gender Male 
    Residence Bef 1749  Monocacy Settlement, , Prince George County, Maryland, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Residence Aft 1749  , , Orange County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Religion Quaker 
    Died Between 1789 and 1790  , , Newberry County, South Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Will 17 Sep 1789  , , Newberry County, South Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    • Will proven 8 June 1790
    FindAGrave
    Person ID I6187  Kult-Lawhorn-Case-Collier Family Tree
    Last Modified 14 Oct 2017 

    Father WRIGHT James, Sr.,   b. 1671, , , Baltimore County, Maryland, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 May 1759, , , Frederick County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 88 years) 
    Mother BOWATER Mary,   b. INT 12 Feb 1690 (ye 2nd day of ye 12th mo. 1689*),   d. Between 5 Aug 1763 and 6 Mar 1764, , , Frederick County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married Y  [6
    • Mary condemned her marriage contrary to discipline on 28 January 1708/9
    Family ID F2222  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family WELLS Rachel,   b. 27 Mar 1720, , , Ann Arundel County, Maryland, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Dec 1771, , , Newberry County, South Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 51 years) 
    Married 1737  Cane Creek Friends, Snow Camp, Orange County, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • William was born in 1738 (Cane Creek Monthly Meeting, NC, records, in Hinshaw, 1:369, which also provides verification of Rachel's maiden name.
    Children 
     1. WRIGHT William
     2. WRIGHT Mary
     3. WRIGHT Joseph
     4. WRIGHT Margaret
     5. WRIGHT Charity
     6. WRIGHT Rachel
     7. WRIGHT John
     8. WRIGHT Sarah
     9. WRIGHT Hannah
     10. WRIGHT James
     11. WRIGHT Susannah
     12. WRIGHT Elizabeth
     13. WRIGHT Nathan
     14. WRIGHT Keziah
     15. WRIGHT Isaac
    Last Modified 30 Sep 2017 
    Family ID F2262  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Aft 1749 - , , Orange County, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S1210] U.S., Quaker Meeting Records, 1681-1935." Database. Ancestry.com., (http://www.ancestry.com : accessed 2009-present), Records for Children of James Wright and Mary his wife, Pennsylvania, Chester, New Garden Monthly Meeting, Minutes 1746-1768, p. 13, image 11 of 190 (Reliability: 2).

    2. [S1210] U.S., Quaker Meeting Records, 1681-1935." Database. Ancestry.com., (http://www.ancestry.com : accessed 2009-present), Record for James Wright Sen. Family, Virginia, Frederick, Hopewell Monthly Meeting, Marriages 1758 (Record of Deaths 1671 to 1805, reversed book), p. 4, image 458 of 468 (Reliability: 2).

    3. [S755] Find A Grave. Database and Digital Images., (http://findagrave.com: accessed 15 January 2017), memorial page for James Wright (1671-1759), Find A Grave Memorial no. 32113203. Citing Hopewell Friends Burial Ground, Clear Brook, Frederick County, Virginia, USA (Reliability: 2).

    4. [S1241] Kerns, Wilmer L., Ph.D., Frederick County, Virginia, Settlement and Some first Families of Back Creek Valley, 1730-1830, (Baltimore, MD: Gateway Press, Inc, 1995), p. 152 (Reliability: 2).

    5. [S1243] Baldwin, Stewart. "John and Thomas Bowater and their Sister Mary (Bowater) Wright." The American Genealogist. 75 (January 2000): , p. 122 (Reliability: 2).
      cites Newberry Co., SC, Will Book A:90

    6. [S1243] Baldwin, Stewart. "John and Thomas Bowater and their Sister Mary (Bowater) Wright." The American Genealogist. 75 (January 2000): , p. 121 (Reliability: 2).
      cites Philadelphia Monthly Meeting records, in Hinshaw, 2:694.