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Grave has been located US Civil War Soldiers flag photo of ancestor   George Washington  WRIGHT

  (b. 4 December 1820 South Carolina, USA   d. 14 July 1864 Griffin, Spalding, Georgia, USA )  

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WRIGHT Genealogy

George Washington WRIGHT was born 4 December 1820 in South Carolina, USA. George Washington WRIGHT was the child of Abraham WRIGHT   and   Anna BURTZ (BURTS) and the grandchild of: (paternal)  George WRIGHT and Editha "Eady" SHIRLEY (maternal)  Frederick BURTZ (BURTS) and Rachel INMAN

George Washington was a soldier in the U.S. Civil War.

Marriage(s) and Child(ren):

He married  Eliza Jane GRESHAM 20 November 1843 in Meriwether, Georgia, USA .  The couple had (at least) 1 child. Eliza Jane GRESHAM  was born 25 July 1824 in Tennessee, USA.  She died 9 December 1863 in Meriwether, Georgia, USA.  She was the daughter of Edward Harris GRESHAM and Mary HOGAN (HOGUE).

George Washington WRIGHT died 14 July 1864 in Griffin, Spalding, Georgia, USA.

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George Washington WRIGHT married Grave has been locatedflag female ancestor Eliza Jane GRESHAM-- Date: 20 November 1843 Place: Meriwether, Georgia, USA
Eliza Jane GRESHAM was the daughter of Edward Harris GRESHAM and Mary HOGAN (HOGUE)


Grave has been locatedflag photo of ancestor  Columbia Anna WRIGHT (b.2 June 1855, Meriwether, Georgia, USA  d. 9 April 1899, Austin, Texas, USA)
m. Thomas Samuel JOHNSON 11 November 1875

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George Washington WRIGHT
Flat Rock Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery Rocky Mount Meriwether County Georgia, USA
4 December 1820
, South Carolina, USA


"George W. Wright was the son of Abraham Wright and Anna Burtz Wright. He was born in Laurens County, South Carolina December 4, 1820.

His parents, Abraham and Anna, along with all their children, plus grandmother Eaditha Shirley Wright moved first to Fayette Co., Georgia in about 1825. In 1828, the family moved to near Greenville, Meriwether Co., Georgia.

George married Eliza Jane Gresham, daughter of Edward "Ned" Gresham and Mary Hogue ...Read MORE...

1843 Marriage / Partner
George Washington WRIGHT and Eliza Jane GRESHAM 20 November 1843, Meriwether, Georgia, USA
1855 Birth of Child
Columbia Anna WRIGHT was born 2 June 1855, Meriwether, Georgia, USA
1863 Death of Spouse/Partner
Eliza Jane GRESHAM died 9 December 1863, Meriwether, Georgia, USA
14 July 1864
Griffin, Spalding, Georgia, USA

George is buried at: Flat Rock Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery Rocky Mount Meriwether County Georgia, USA

Added: 8/29/2016 2:36:24 PM - Updated: 9/19/2017 10:45:54 AM

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