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Grave has been located flag male ancestor  Abraham  WRIGHT

  (b. 4 September 1796 Laurens, South Carolina, USA   d. 9 November 1858 Meriwether, Georgia, USA )  

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WRIGHT Genealogy

Abraham WRIGHT was born 4 September 1796 in Laurens, South Carolina, USA. Abraham WRIGHT was the child of George WRIGHT   and   Editha "Eady" SHIRLEY and the grandchild of: (paternal)  George WRIGHT and Sarah BOWMAN (maternal)  John SHIRLEY and Rebecca UNKNOWN

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He married  Anna BURTZ (BURTS) .  The couple had (at least) 1 child. Anna BURTZ (BURTS)  was born 4 May 1797 in Laurens, South Carolina, USA.  She died 8 November 1854 in Meriwether, Georgia, USA.  She was the daughter of Frederick BURTZ (BURTS) and Rachel INMAN.

Abraham WRIGHT died 9 November 1858 in Meriwether, Georgia, USA.
Details of the family tree of Abraham appear below.
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Abraham WRIGHT married Grave has been locatedflag female ancestor Anna BURTZ (BURTS)-- Place: 
Anna BURTZ (BURTS) was the daughter of Frederick BURTZ (BURTS) and Rachel INMAN


Grave has been locatedUS 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)
m. Eliza Jane GRESHAM 20 November 1843

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Abraham WRIGHT
Flat Rock Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery Rocky Mount Meriwether County Georgia, USA
4 September 1796
Laurens, South Carolina, USA

1820 Birth of Child
George Washington WRIGHT was born 4 December 1820, , South Carolina, USA
1854 Death of Spouse/Partner
Anna BURTZ (BURTS) died 8 November 1854, Meriwether, Georgia, USA
9 November 1858
Meriwether, Georgia, USA

Abraham is buried at: Flat Rock Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery Rocky Mount Meriwether County Georgia, USA
In Memory
Abraham Wright
Born Sept 4th A.D. 1796
Died Nov 9th A.D. 1838
Aged 62 years 2 months and 5 days
Come hither ye friends, brethren and children dear, Behold your kind friend, brother and father, near beneath this in calm repose his body lies, while his soul sings redemption beyond the skies.

Added: 8/29/2016 2:45:47 PM - Updated: 9/19/2017 8:59:39 AM

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