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Josiah Wright (1786 - abt. 1863)

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Josiah Wright
Born in Nelson, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United Statesmap
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Josiah was born 26 June 1786at Nelson, Cheshire, New Hampshire, the son of Jesse Wright and Lydia Parker.[1][2] He married Sally Boynton[3] and they had at least seven children.


  1. New Hampshire Birth Records 1659-1900, published by Operations, Inc., Provo, UT 2013. Josiah Wright. Birth date: 26 Jun 1786; Birth place: New Hampshire; Father: Jesse Wright.
  2. New Hampshire Births and Christenings Index 1714-1904, published by Operations, Inc., Provo, UT 2011, Film #1001053. Josiah Wright. Birth date: 26 Jun 1786; Birth place: Nelson, Cheshire, New Hampshire; Father: Jesse Wright.
  3. North America Family Histories 1500-2000: "The Boynton Family: A Genealogy of the Descendants of William Boynton." Sally, daughter of John Boynton and Sarah Woods, b. 14 Nov 1785; m. Josiah Wright; d. 18 Feb 1845.

See Also

  • 1850 US Federal Census: Census place: Richland, Oswego, New York; Roll: M432_578, p. 246B, image 255. Josiah Wright. Age: 64; Birth year: abt. 1786; Birth place: New Hampshire; Home in 1850: Richmond, Oswego, New York; Household members: Hollis Wright (age 32); Josiah Wright (age 64); Harriet Wright (age 46); Alvira Wright (age 42); Laura Wright (age 36); Luther Wright (age 26); Sarah Wright (age 20); Louisa Johnson (age 13).
  • New York Military Equipment Claims, War of 1812, published by Operations, Inc., Provo, UT 1999. Index of Awards on Claims of the Soldiers of the War of 1812. #16,691. Josiah Wright. Residence: Richland, Oswego, New York; Amount allowed: $13.00.

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