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John Wright (1857 - 1924)

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John Wright
Born in Ontario Canadamap
Husband of — married 9 Mar 1892 in Frontenac, Ontario, Canadamap
Descendants descendants
Died in Manitoba, Canadamap
Profile last modified 29 Jan 2020 | Created 3 Feb 2017 | Last significant change: 29 Jan 2020
20:17: Jim Crawford edited the Biography for John Wright (1857-1924). [Thank Jim for this]
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Biography

John was born in 1857. He is the son of George Wright and Margaret Nesbit.

Note

No birth record available at this time. Family document says 1855. Census & marriage data suggests 1857. His brother was born in 1860, suggesting gravestone mistaken. 1857 being used.

Census 1871

John Wright Canada Census, 1871 Name John Wright Event Type Census Event Date 1871 Event Place Kingston, Frontenac, Ontario, Canada District Number 66 Gender Male Age 14 Nationality Irish Religion W Meth Birth Date 1857 Birth Year (Estimated) 1857 Birthplace O Page 27 House Number 93 Household Role Sex Age Birthplace George Wright M 49 Ireland Margaret Wright F 46 Ireland Mary Ann Wright F 21 O Sarah Jane Wright F 18 O John Wright M 14 O Robert J Wright M 9 O

Marriage

John Wright mentioned in the record of John Wright and Charlotte G Walker Name John Wright Event Type Marriage Event Date 09 Mar 1892 Event Place Frontenac, Ontario, Canada Gender Male Age 35 Birth Year (Estimated) 1857 Father's Name George Wright Mother's Name Margaret Wright Spouse's Name Charlotte G Walker Spouse's Gender Female Spouse's Age 28 Spouse's Birth Year (Estimated) 1864 Spouse's Father's Name John Walker Spouse's Mother's Name Ellen Walker

Census 1906

John Wright Canada, Northwest Provinces Census, 1906 Name John Wright Event Type Census Event Date 1906 Event Place 1, Souris, Manitoba, Canada Gender Male Age 47 Marital Status Married Relationship to Head of Household Head Birthplace Canada Birth Year (Estimated) 1859 Household Role Sex Age Birthplace John Wright Head M 47 Canada Harvey Molton Hired Man M 25 England Charles G Wright Wife F 37 United States Of America Nellie Goodrich Wright Daughter F 13 Manitoba Isabel Wright Daughter F 10 Manitoba Geo Stanley Wright Son M 8 Manitoba Russle Wright Son M 5 Manitoba Cliford Robert Wright Son M 3 Manitoba

Census 1911

John Wright Canada Census, 1911 Name John Wright Event Type Census Event Date 1911 Event Place Souris Sub-Districts 38-61, Manitoba, Canada Gender Male Age (Estimated) 54 Marital Status Married Relationship to Head of Household Head Birth Date Jun 1857 Birthplace Ontario Household Role Sex Age Birthplace John Wright Head M 54 Ontario Charlotte Wright Wife F 43 Ontario Ellen Wright Daughter F 18 Manitoba Isabella Wright Daughter F 15 Manitoba George Wright Son M 12 Manitoba Russel Wright Son M 10 Manitoba Clifford Wright Son M 8 Manitoba

Census 1916

John Wright Canada Census, 1916 Name John Wright Event Type Census Event Date 1916 Event Place Manitoba, Canada Gender Male Age 58 Marital Status Married Ethnicity Irish Relationship to Head of Household Self Birthplace Ontario Birth Year (Estimated) 1858 Immigration Year 1856 Township 1 Province Manitoba District Number 11 Souris Sub-District Number 01 Enumeration District 1 Page 1 Affiliate Film Number T-21930 Household Role Sex Age Birthplace John Wright Self M 58y Ontario Charlotte Wright Wife F 45y Canada Margaret E Wright Daughter F 19y Manitoba Goe Stanley Wright Son M 17y Manitoba John Robert Wright Son M 13y Manitoba Henry Wm G Wright Son M 11y Manitoba Richard Hughes Lodger M 22y Quebec

Sources

  • "Canada Census, 1871," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:M431-RZX : 24 October 2018), John Wright in household of George Wright, Kingston, Frontenac, Ontario, Canada; citing 1871; citing National Archives of Canada, Ottawa, Ontario.
  • "Ontario Marriages, 1869-1927," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:FMVG-SWY : 10 April 2015), John Wright and Charlotte G Walker, 09 Mar 1892; citing registration , Frontenac, Ontario, Canada, Archives of Ontario, Toronto; FHL microfilm 1,870,471.
  • "Canada Census, 1911," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QV95-X9B3 : 2 March 2015), John Wright, 1911; citing Census, Souris Sub-Districts 38-61, Manitoba, Canada, Library and Archives of Canada, Ottawa, Ontario; FHL microfilm 2,417,6
  • "Canada Census, 1916," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:KMGT-Q87 : 5 November 2014), John Wright, Manitoba, Canada; citing p. 1, line 3; Library and Archives Canada, Ottawa, Ontario; FHL microfilm 2,434,945.




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