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Phoebe Jane Wright (1858 - 1927)

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Phoebe Jane Wright
Born in Canada Westmap
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[children unknown]
Died in Pickering, Durham, Ontario, Canadamap
Profile last modified 23 Jan 2020
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Biography

Phoebe was born in 1858 to Edmund Wright and Hannah Dale. She passed away in 1927. [1]

"Edmond Wright of London, Ont., married Hannah Dale in 1857 and six years later came to Pickering, where he established a general store at the west end. In 1875 he purchased and remodelled the property long known as Head's Hotel, transforming it into a store and residence. Here he continued business till 1886, when he sold to Dickie and Marquis. His daughter, Pheobe J. Wright, lives in Pickering and his son Albert lives in Imperial Valley, Cal. Two other daughters are Geraldine (Mrs. John Dickie) and Florence (Mrs. Miles Chapman). His eldest son, William V. Wright, graduated from Pickering College and Toronto University and, after marrying Isabella Carroll of Toronto, went to Japan as a missionary. After three years his health failed, and two years later he died in Denver, Col. His family still live in Pickering." [2]

Sources

  1. Ontario Deaths, 1869-1937 and Overseas Deaths, 1939-1947: https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:JKWJ-359
  2. Past Years in Pickering: Sketches of the History of the Community, William R. Wood, 1911


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