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HELP! flag male ancestor  William Wright  MAYS

  (b. abt. 1794 Virginia, USA   d. abt. 1852 Davidson, Tennessee, USA )  

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William Wright MAYS was born abt. 1794 in Virginia, USA. William Wright MAYS was the child of Samuel MAYS   and   Agnes WRIGHT and the grandchild of: (paternal)  James MAYSE and Mary UNKNOWN (maternal)  Joseph WRIGHT and Elizabeth KEMP

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William Wright  married  Perniah FOWLER .  The couple had (at least) 1 child. Perniah FOWLER  was born abt. 1799 in Tennessee, USA.  Perniah was the child of William FOWLER and Deborah LYLES.

William Wright MAYS died abt. 1852 in Davidson, Tennessee, USA.
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Did You Know?America - Did you know? President and Mrs. Benjamin Harrison were so afraid of the electric lights that had been newly installed in the White House that they always called for the servants to operate the switches.
Did You Know?The state of Virginia was named after England's Queen Elizabeth I. In the early 1600's, all of North America that was not Spanish or French was then called 'Virginia' in honor of 'The Virgin Queen,' and the earliest English colonial expeditions were sent by the Virginia Company of London. (

Prior to 1788 - Crown Colony of Virginia
June 25, 1788 - Virginia becomes 10th U.S. state

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Perniah FOWLER was the child of William FOWLER and Deborah LYLES

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1833 Birth of Child
Agnes MAYS was born July 1833, Nashville, Tennessee, USA
Added: 8/29/2016 3:35:35 PM - Updated: 8/29/2016 6:49:33 PM
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