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Wright Family in Crawford County, Indiana
Posted by: s gragg (ID *****5862) Date: January 10, 2013 at 07:17:50
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Seeking male descendants of the following WRIGHT families who lived in Crawford County, Indiana from mid-1800s to current day who would be willing to participate in the Wright DNA Project to ascertain probable parents of GREENBERRY WRIGHT who died in 1812 [he married Catherine Lodicia Savage]. Based on legal documents, only 2 known sons of this GREENBERRY WRIGHT are known to exist; however, each had multiple sons.

The purpose of this research is to hopefully compare descendants to known DNA of the line of Richard Wright, Sr. of Maryland and later North Carolina. It is believed that GREENBERRY WRIGHT'S father may be PETER WRIGHT, 2nd son of this Richard Wright.

JOHN MORGAN WRIGHT [or any of his following male descendants]
Birth: 16 Nov 1802 in Ohio, Crawford County, Indiana
Death: 27 Feb 1879 in Crawford County, Indiana
His sons were:

Morgan Wright 1823 1844
Greenberry Wright 1824 1865
Milton G Wright1 827 1863
Nathan Wright 1830 1892
John Allen Wright 1831 1858
William H. Wright 1834 1916
George W Wright 1837 1888
Jasper Newton Wright 1840 1921
Jesse Wright 1846 1850

ANNUEL WRIGHT [or any of his following male descendants]
Birth: 11 Dec 1811 in Harrison County, Indiana
Death: 23 Aug 1891 in Crawford County, Indiana
His sons were:

William Greenberry Wright 1836 1888
Joseph H Wright 1837
John Shelby Wright 1839 1916
Edward M Wright 1843
Taylor Wright 1847

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