William Wright

William Edward Wright (1887 - 1976)

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William Edward Wright
Born in Perrin, Clinton, Missouri, USAmap
Son of [father unknown] and [mother unknown]
[sibling(s) unknown]
Husband of — married 29 Jun 1910 in Perrin, Clinton, Missouri, USAmap
Husband of — married 15 Jun 1921 in Kearney, Buffalo, Nebraska, United Statesmap
Descendants descendants
Died in Lincoln, Lancaster, Nebraska, USAmap
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Biography

William was born in Perrin, Clinton county, Missouri on 16 September 1887. He was the son of Jubal Alexander Wright (1854-1919) and Mary Victoria Smith (1858-1917). He had twelve siblings. His family was living in Osborn village of Platte township in Clinton county, Missouri in 1900[1] and in 1910.[2]

William Wright married Grace Trice Hord on 29 June 1910 in Perrin, Clinton county, Missouri.[3] They moved to Hooker county, Nebraska and had four children there; Billie Byron (1911-1997), Florence Pauline (1913-1071), Mary Lona (1918-1918) and Charles Edwin (1919-1920). He registered for the draft in 1917-1918 in Hooker county.[4]

Grace died on 1 january 1920. He was living alone in 1920, listed as widowed on the census, at Reeves in Cherry county, Nebraska.[5]

He married Effie Eudora Gramely on 15 June 1921 in Kearney of Buffalo county, Nebraska.[6] They had one son; Albert Dale (1927-2005). In 1930, this family is composed of William, Effie, Billy, Pauline, Janet, Dale and Yvonne.[7] In 1940, the three youngest children are still at home.[8]

He passed away on 24 December 1976 in Lincoln, Lancaster county, Nebraska his remains were buried at Lincoln Memorial Crematory.[9]

Sources

  1. FamilySearch.org, [1], 1900 US Census.
  2. FamilySearch.org, [2], 1910 US Census.
  3. A source for this information is needed.
  4. FamilySearch.org, [3], US WWI Draft 1917-1918.
  5. FamilySearch.org, [4], 1920 US Census.
  6. FamilySearch.org, [5], Nebraska Marriages.
  7. FamilySearch.org, [6], 1930 US Census.
  8. FamilySearch.org, [7], 1940 US Census.
  9. FamilySearch.org, [8], Burial Index.


  • William Wright in household of J A Wright, "United States Census, 1900"

"United States Census, 1900," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/M3CH-GZX : accessed 3 December 2017), William Wright in household of J A Wright, Platte Township Osborn village (part), Clinton, Missouri, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) 39, sheet 5A, family 81, NARA microfilm publication T623 (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1972.); FHL microfilm 1,240,849.

  • William E Wright in household of Jubal A Wright, "United States Census, 1910"

"United States Census, 1910," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/M2TG-KW9 : accessed 3 December 2017), William E Wright in household of Jubal A Wright, Platte, Clinton, Missouri, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) ED 40, sheet 3B, family 59, NARA microfilm publication T624 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1982), roll 777; FHL microfilm 1,374,790.

  • William Edwin Wright, "United States World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918"

"United States World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/29JF-B2D : 12 December 2014), William Edwin Wright, 1917-1918; citing Harlan County, Hayes County, Hitchcock County, Holt County, Hooker County, Nebraska, United States, NARA microfilm publication M1509 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.); FHL microfilm 1,711,697.

  • William C Wright, "United States Census, 1920"

"United States Census, 1920," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/MCVX-ZR5 : accessed 3 December 2017), William C Wright, Reeves, Cherry, Nebraska, United States; citing ED 56, sheet 6A, line 8, family 2, NARA microfilm publication T625 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1992), roll 981; FHL microfilm 1,820,981.

  • William E. Wright, "Nebraska Marriages, 1855-1995"

"Nebraska Marriages, 1855-1995," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/Q298-P3M4 : 18 April 2016), William E. Wright and Effie E. Gramly, 15 Jun 1921, Kearney, Buffalo, Nebraska, United States; citing ref. ID #it 3 p 4 cn 7806, Nebraska State Historical Society, Lincoln.

  • William E Wright, "United States Census, 1930"

"United States Census, 1930," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/XQKP-ZP5 : accessed 3 December 2017), William E Wright, Mullen, Hooker, Nebraska, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) ED 5, sheet 1B, line 76, family 22, NARA microfilm publication T626 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 2002), roll 1283; FHL microfilm 2,341,018.

  • William E Wright, "United States Census, 1940"

"United States Census, 1940," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/K9M7-NH5 : accessed 3 December 2017), William E Wright, Mullen, Mullen Election Precinct, Hooker, Nebraska, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) 46-2, sheet 6B, line 75, family 121, Sixteenth Census of the United States, 1940, NARA digital publication T627. Records of the Bureau of the Census, 1790 - 2007, RG 29. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 2012, roll 2250.

  • William E. Wright, "Find A Grave Index"

"Find A Grave Index," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/QVLZ-MYJB : 13 December 2015), William E. Wright, 1976; Burial, Mullen, Hooker, Nebraska, United States of America, Cedarview Cemetery; citing record ID 93437259, Find a Grave, http://www.findagrave.com.

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