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Mason Amenzo Wright (1894 - 1960)

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Mason Amenzo Wright
Born in Sumpter Township, Wayne, Michigan, United States of Americamap
Ancestors ancestors
[spouse(s) unknown]
[children unknown]
Died in Fenton, Genesee, Michigan, United States of Americamap
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Biography

Mason was born 3 July 1894 at Sumpter Township, Wayne, Michigan the son of Fletcher Wright and Eva Arthur. [1] Mason appeared on the 1900 United States Population Census at Durand, Shiawassee, Michigan in his father's household. [2]

By the time of the 1910 United States Census, the family had moved to Grant Township, Huron, Michigan.[3] At the time of his World War 1 draft registration, Mason was living in Huron County and his occupation was farming.[4]

He continued to live in his father's household through the time of the 1930 Census. [5] [6]

Mason and Freda Clark married 11 August 1930 in Ohio. [7]

IN 1940, the family was living in the village of Gaines, Genesee, Michigan where Mason was Postmaster.[8]

In 1942 at the time of his World War 2 draft registration, Mason resided in Fenton where he was Postmaster.[9]

Mason died 20 January 1960 at his home in Fenton, Genesee, Michgian. He was buried in Oakwood Cemetery, Fenton, Genesee, Michigan.[10]

Research Notes

Mason and Freda operated the Pure Oil Gas Station & lunch counter at Gaines on Duffield Rd. in the 1930's.

The 1940 Census gives his education level as some college.

Sources

  1. "Michigan Births, 1867-1902," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:NQZF-74M : 12 August 2019), Mason A. Wright, 03 Jul 1894; citing item 1 p 384 rn 5747, Sumpter, Wayne, Michigan, Department of Vital Records, Lansing; FHL microfilm 2,322,562.
  2. "United States Census, 1900," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:M9B2-RZF : accessed 9 February 2020), Mason A Wright in household of Fletcher D Wright, Durand village, Shiawassee, Michigan, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) 100, sheet 3B, family 72, NARA microfilm publication T623 (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1972.); FHL microfilm 1,240,744.
  3. "United States Census, 1910," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:ML58-8T2 : accessed 9 February 2020), Mason A Wright in household of Fletcher D Wright, Grant, Huron, Michigan, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) ED 11, sheet 10A, family 221, NARA microfilm publication T624 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1982), roll 649; FHL microfilm 1,374,662.
  4. "United States World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918", database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:K6X8-8YM : 24 August 2019), Mason Amenzo Wright, 1917-1918.
  5. "United States Census, 1920," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MZ3Z-ML9 : accessed 9 February 2020), Mason A Wright in household of Fletcher D Wright, Grant, Huron, Michigan, United States; citing ED 11, sheet 7A, line 43, family 152, NARA microfilm publication T625 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1992), roll 770; FHL microfilm 1,820,770.
  6. "United States Census, 1930," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:XQYR-F4N : accessed 9 February 2020), Mason A Wright in household of Fletcher D Wright, Grant, Huron, Michigan, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) ED 15, sheet 1B, line 96, family 21, NARA microfilm publication T626 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 2002), roll 989; FHL microfilm 2,340,724.
  7. "Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-2013," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:2QCP-X1R : 26 August 2019), Mason A Wright and Freda Clark, 11 Aug 1930; citing Marriage, Wood, Ohio, United States, , Franklin County Genealogical & Historical Society, Columbus; FHL microfilm.
  8. "United States Census, 1940," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:K4LM-K38 : 29 July 2019), Mason Wright, Gaines, Gaines Township, Genesee, Michigan, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) 25-24, sheet 4A, line 1, family 77, 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 1750.
  9. "United States World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1942," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:J4SS-TQG : 8 November 2017), Mason Amenzo Wright, 1942; citing NARA microfilm publication M1936, M1937, M1939, M1951, M1962, M1964, M1986, M2090, and M2097 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.).
  10. "Find A Grave Index," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QVLC-9HRZ : 13 December 2015), Mason A Wright, ; Burial, Fenton, Genesee, Michigan, United States of America, Oakwood Cemetery; citing record ID 87805799, Find a Grave, http://www.findagrave.com.


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