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Leander Wright (1829 - 1901)

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Leander Wright
Born in Franklin, New York, United Statesmap
Son of [father unknown] and [mother unknown]
[sibling(s) unknown]
Husband of — married 26 Mar 1867 in Augusta, Virginia, United Statesmap
Descendants descendants
Died in Lexington, Virginia, USAmap
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Profile last modified 29 Jan 2020 | Created 16 May 2018 | Last significant change: 29 Jan 2020
19:59: Ronald Todd edited the Biography for Leander Wright (1829-1901). [Thank Ronald for this]
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  • Odd Fellows, Trinity Methodist Church
  • died from the grip, complications
  • moved to Virginia before the Civil War
  • m1 Miss Kearney (2 children: Mrs Anna Rhodes & Mrs Cora Rodgers)
  • m2 d/o Hugh Laughlin (5 children: mrs Laura Hardy, Hugh, Maude, Mary, Agnes)
  • Livery business in Lexington
  • internment in Lexington


  • "Obituary: Leander Wright." The Times. (Richmond, Va.), 30 May 1901. Chronicling America: Historic American Newspapers. Lib. of Congress. Web. 16 May 2018.

"United States Census, 1900," database with images, FamilySearch ( : accessed 29 January 2020), Leander Wright, Lexington Township Lexington town, Rockbridge, Virginia, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) 97, sheet 4B, family 66, NARA microfilm publication T623 (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1972.); FHL microfilm 1,241,725.

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