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George Alfred Wright1

Male
b. 17 February 1870, d. 7 December 1920


Father Joshua Wright1 b. 1846, d. 2 July 1905
Mother Susannah May Werts b. 24 September 1850, d. 1 April 1930
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Family Belle Lamma b. 20 July 1820, d. 19 June 1917
Marriage* circa 1903  Principal=Belle Lamma5,6 

Reference 1900-30

Census* 1870  1870 Federal Census, Ohio, Muskingum, Highland Township, Series: M593, Roll: 1251, Page: 123A, July 18
(enumerated with father, Joshua Wright)
03, 1, 1, Wright, George A, 1/12, M, W, At Home, , , Ohio, , , Apr, , , , , , ,2 
Birth* 17 February 1870  Highland Twp., Muskingum Co., OH, The 1870 census, taken July 18, gives the age as 1/12 and birth month as April. F.C. Slater gives the date as 15 May 1870. The death certificate gives the date as 17 Feb 1870. The death certificate also gives the age at death as 48y 10m 13d which calculates to 25 Jan 1872.1,2,3 
Census 1880  1880 Federal Census, Ohio, Muskingum County, Highland Township, ED 153, Series: T9, Roll: 1054, Page: 101A, June 17
(enumerated with father, Joshua Wright)
15, 112, 117, Wright, George A, W, M, 10, , Son, 1, , , , Goes to School, , , , , , , , 1, , , Ohio, Ohio, Ohio4 
Marriage* circa 1903  Principal=Belle Lamma5,6 
Census 1910  1910 Federal Census, Ohio, Licking County, Newark Township, ED 70, Series: T624, Roll: 1204, Page: 15B, April 29
Sheet 8B, Linnville Road
69, 173, 181, Wright, George, Head, M, W, 37, M2, 6, , , Ohio, Ohio, Ohio, English, Shipping Meters?, Stone Factory, W, NO, , Yes, Yes, , R, , F, 71, , ,
71, 173, 181, Wright, Belle, Wife, F, W, 38, M2, 6, 1, 1, Ohio, Ohio, Ohio, English, None, , , , , Yes, Yes, , , , , , , ,6 
Census 1920  1920 Federal Census, Ohio, Licking County, Newark, Ward 4, ED 161, Series: T625, Roll: 1404, Page: 195A, January 7
Sheet 7A, 86 Riley Street
(enumerated with mother, Susannah Wright)
22, 165, 175, Wright, George A, Son, , , M, W, 48, Wd, , , , , Yes, Yes, Ohio, , Ohio, , Ohio, , Yes, None, , , Foreman, Stove Foundary, W,7 
Death* 7 December 1920  Columbus, Franklin Co., OH1,3 
Death Cert 7 December 1920  Columbus, Franklin Co., OH, Name : George Wright
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Death date : 07 Dec 1920
Death place : Columbus, Franklin, Ohio
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Marital status : Married
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Spouse name : Bell Wright
Father name : Joshua Wright
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Mother name : Susin Westy
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GSU film number : 1991440
Digital GS number : 4122421
Image number : 1630
Certificate number : fn 75163
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Burial* 9 December 1920  Cedar Hill Cemetery, Newark, Licking Co., OH3 
News/Obit* 14 December 1920  Obituary,
George Wright Dead

George Wright who was born and raised near Adamsville and who is still well known here, died in the hospital in Columbus Tuesday, Dec 7, 1920, following two operations for the removal of abscesses in his side. He was admitted to the hospital in Columbus Oct. 24, and remained there until his death.



Several years ago Mr. Wright located in Newark and some time afterward secured employment in the Wohrle Stove Works of that city. Later he was made foreman of the department in which he worked. His wife died four years ago. He is survived by his aged mother, Mrs. Susan Wright, with whom he lived, and two brothers, Jacob Wright, of Detroit, Mich., and Bruce Wright, of Newark. He was 51 years of age.



Funeral services were conducted in Newark Thursday and the remains were interred in one of the cemeteries of that city.





Appeared in the Adamsville Register, 14 Dec 1920


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Citations
  1. [S57] Gary Virts Research, Gary Virts.
  2. [S71] 1870 U.S. Federal Census , 1870 U.S. Federal Census.
  3. [S260] Ohio Deaths 1908-1953.
  4. [S100] 1880 U.S. Federal Census , 1880 U.S. Federal Census.
  5. [S102] Adamsville Register Obits 1890-1939, R. Douglas Kreis.
  6. [S73] 1910 U.S. Federal Census , 1910 U.S. Federal Census.
  7. [S247] 1920 U.S. Federal Census , 1920 U.S. Federal Census.
  8. [S64] Ohio Death Certificate Index.


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