Posted By:Elaine Russell
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Subject:Re: Caroline County reference material
Post Date:October 23, 2006 at 05:17:59
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Forum:Caroline County, VA Genealogy Forum
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Jean,
The only male Wright I have mentioned here that could fit your puzzle is a John Herndon Wright a Baptist preacher.
He is the son of ROBERT and Martha S. Born 4-17-1852 near Upper Zion, Caroline Co. Educated in Caroline Co.,Fulton Ky.,Jackson Tenn., and Louisville Ky. Ordained in 1874.

He maried Laura Wilhelm of Puducal Ky. She was the duaghter of the Rev. Addison Hall of Lancaster Co Va.
Their children are: Irene, who married Ed. Hill Tenn., and John Herndon Jr.who married a Miss Stephens and they currently live in Birmingham.
Dr. Wright had a brother Fuller Wright and a sister Allie.
Also 5 half brothers, James, William, Robert, Albert and M.E. Shaddock.
Assorted Wrights not shown in index
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The Wright's listed in the Rev. Soldiers from Caroline Co., is a William Wright on Saffel's List.
On the muster roll of "Sparta Grays" from Caroline is a O.H. Wright.
On the Company B, 9th Va Calvary (Light dragoons) is a Charles Wright, R.S., Wesley, W.B.,B.B., J.C.,B.M., & J.F.

From the Virgina Militia payroll, a Ben Wright is shown
Members of the Bowling Green guards Comp F:
F.B., O.H.,G.W., & W.F Wright
From Comp. F 24th Regiment:
Wilton & John Wright
From Comp. E 47th Reg.
Robert Wright
From Comp. G 47th Reg.
Henry & Wiley Wright
Hope this is some ways aids in your serch.
Elaine