Harold Wright

Harold Bell Wright (1872 - 1944)

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Harold Bell Wright
Born in Rome, Oneida Co, New York, United Statesmap
[sibling(s) unknown]
Husband of — married [date unknown] [location unknown]
Husband of — married 1899 [location unknown]
[children unknown]
Died in La Jolla, San Diego Co, California, United Statesmap
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Profile last modified 18 Jan 2020 | Created 26 Oct 2015
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Biography

Harold Wright is Notable.


Author. He wrote The Shepherd of the Hills which later became a passion play and became a movie starring John Wayne. For the first quarter of the 20th century he outsold every other author. He may have been the first author to sell a million copies of a book.

Sources

  • "United States Census, 1880," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MZZW-Y2W : 20 August 2017), Harry Wright in household of William A Wright, Sennett, Cayuga, New York, United States; citing enumeration district ED 36, sheet 309A, NARA microfilm publication T9 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.), roll 0814; FHL microfilm 1,254,814.
  • "United States Census, 1900," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MMTD-2BR : accessed 25 February 2018), Harold B Wright, Pittsburg city Ward 4, Crawford, Kansas, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) 87, sheet 2A, family 25, NARA microfilm publication T623 (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1972.); FHL microfilm 1,240,477.
  • "United States Census, 1930," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:XH17-DZZ : accessed 25 February 2018), Harold B Wright, Tanque Verde, Pima, Arizona, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) ED 28, sheet 2B, line 60, family 38, NARA microfilm publication T626 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 2002), roll 61; FHL microfilm 2,339,796.


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