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Elijah R Wright (1804 - 1844)

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Elijah R Wright
Born in Kentucky, United Statesmap
Son of [father unknown] and [mother unknown]
[sibling(s) unknown]
Husband of — married [date unknown] [location unknown]
Descendants descendants
Died in Orleans, Orange, Indiana, United Statesmap
Profile last modified 16 Nov 2019 | Created 19 Jun 2015 | Last significant change: 16 Nov 2019
21:02: Sherry Wells edited the Biography, Death Date, Death Place and Status Indicators for Elijah R Wright (1804-1844). (Add research) [Thank Sherry for this]
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Elijah Wright
BIRTH: 23 Dec 1804 Kentucky, USA
DEATH: 28 Feb 1844 (aged 39) Orleans, Orange County, Indiana, USA
BURIAL: Liberty Cemetery, Orleans, Orange County, Indiana, USA
MEMORIAL ID: 67441965

Family Members:

  • Jonathan Wright 1772–1838
  • Sarah Reed Wright 1778–1840


  • Lucinda Crawford Wright 1807–1833 (m. 1823)


  • William Wright 1802–1870
  • Elizabeth Wright Webb 1803–1872
  • Freeman Wright 1806–1889
  • Permelia Wright Turley 1808–1910
  • Emily Wright Sheeks 1809–1843
  • Jonathan Wright 1811–1879
  • Washington Wright 1812–1858
  • Newton Wright 1814–1821
  • Aaron Wright 1816–1904
  • Emmet Wright 1818–1899
  • Joshua H. Wright 1822–1900

Inscription: Aged 39y. 2m. 5d.[1]


Name: Elijah Wright
Event Type: Marriage Registration
Event Date: 05 Aug 1823
Event Place: Orange, Indiana, United States
Gender: Male
Spouse's Name: Lucinda Crawford
Spouse's Gender: Female
Officiator's Name: Thos Vandeveen[2]


  1. Find A Grave: Memorial #67441965
  2. "Indiana Marriages, 1811-2007," database with images, FamilySearch ( : 10 December 2017), Thos Vandeveen in entry for Elijah Wryht and Lucinda Crawford, 05 Aug 1823; citing Orange, Indiana, United States, Marriage Registration, Indiana Commission on Public Records, Indianapolis; FHL microfilm 005014436.

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