Georgia Family Group Sheet for John Sharp WRIGHT Family

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Submitted by: Kay Stowe
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Husband: John Sharp WRIGHT (1),(2),(3)
Birthdate: September 1855 (2)
Birthplace: Newton Co., GA (3)
Death date: 1907 (4)
Place of death: Newton Co., GA (4)
Father: Christopher Columbus WRIGHT
Mother: Rebecca Billingslea MOORE

Marriage date: 12 June 1878 (5)
Marriage place: Newton Co., GA (5)

Wife: Althea WHITE (1),(3)
Birthdate: 28 November 1858 (3)
Birthplace: Newton Co., GA (3)
Death date: 26 December 1935 (6)
Place of death: Leguin Dist., Newton Co., GA (6)
Father: Hugh WHITE (3), (7), (8), (9)
Mother: Alice HARDEMAN (8), (9)

CHILDREN

Child No. 1: Alice Rebecca WRIGHT (2), (3)
Sex: F
Birthdate: 15 Jun 1879 (3)
Birthplace: Newton Co., GA
Death date: 23 August 1956 (3)
Place of death: Newton Co., GA
Marriage date: 4 January 1912 (3)
Marriage place:
Spouse's name: William Benjamin LaFayette SMITH (3)

Child No. 2: Ruth WRIGHT (2),(3),(10)
Sex: F
Birthdate: 25 Aug 1880 (3)
Birthplace: Newton Co., GA
Death date: 9 Feb 1969 (3)
Place of death: Newton Co., GA
Marriage date: 22 Sept. 1904 (10)
Marriage place: John S. Wright Home, Newton Co., GA
Spouse's name: Robert Henry TRIPPE, Sr. (2),(3),(10)

Child No. 3: Margaret May WRIGHT (1),(2),(3)
Sex: F
Birthdate: 22 May 1882 (3)
Birthplace: Newton Co., GA
Death date: 13 October 1977
Place of death:
Marriage date: 12 June 1901 (1)
Marriage place:
Spouse's name: Willis Raymond ROBERTS (1),3)

Child No. 4: Hugh Emmett WRIGHT, Sr. (2),(3),(11) Sex: M Birthdate: 23
Jun 1884 (3),(12) Birthplace: Newton Co., GA Death date: 1926 (3),(11)
Place of death: St. Simon's or Tybee Island, GA Marriage date: Bef. 1920
Marriage place: Henderson Home "The Usher House", Covington, Newton Co.,
GA Spouse's name: Francis HENDERSON (3),(11)

Child No. 5: Nell WRIGHT (2),(3)
Sex: F
Birthdate: 21 August 1886 (3)
Birthplace: Newton Co., GA
Death date: January 1986 (3)
Place of death:
Marriage date: About 1916 (13)
Marriage place:
Spouse's name: Walter Griff GOLDING (2),(3)

Child No. 6: Charles White WRIGHT (2),(3)
Sex: M
Birthdate: July 1888 (3)
Birthplace: Newton Co., GA
Death date: 1966
Place of death: Newton Co., GA
Marriage date: 1910
Marriage place:
Spouse's name: Aline Elizabeth Corley (2),(3)

Child No. 7: Felix Hardeman WRIGHT (2),(3)
Sex: M
Birthdate: 15 February 1890 (3),(14)
Birthplace: Newton Co., GA
Death date: 10 August 1958 (14)
Place of death: Newton Co., GA
Marriage date: 1918 (2)
Marriage place:
Spouse's name: Verda Mae CRAWFORD (2),(3)

Child No. 8: Lelia WRIGHT (2),(3)
Sex: F
Birthdate: 14 Jan. 1894 (3)
Birthplace: Newton Co., GA
Death date: February 1970 (15)
Place of death: Starrsville, Newton Co., GA
Marriage date: 28 December 1912
Marriage place:
Spouse's name: William Herbert CORLEY, Sr. (2),(3)

Child No. 9: Pauline WRIGHT (2),(3)
Sex: F
Birthdate: 12 July 1895 (3)
Birthplace: Newton Co., GA
Death date: 1957
Place of death:
Marriage date: 20 May 1912
Marriage place:
Spouse's name: Rev. John Dixon SMITH (2),(3)

Child No. 10: Lois WRIGHT (2),(3)
Sex: F
Birthdate: 11 May 1897 (3),(15)
Birthplace: Newton Co., GA
Death date: 7 Jan. 1987 (3),(15)
Place of death: Newton Co., GA
Marriage date: 28 April 1915 (16)
Marriage place:
Spouse's name: Elmo Blasingame ELLINGTON (2),(3)

Child No. 11: Elizabeth WRIGHT (3)
Sex: F
Birthdate: 21 November 1899 (3)
Birthplace: Newton Co., GA
Death date: 22 May 1900 (17)
Place of death: Newton Co., GA
Marriage date:
Marriage place:
Spouse's name:
 

Documentation:
(1)THE GEORGIA ENTERPRISE, 21 Jun 1901;
(2)Stevens-Davis and Allied Families, by Marie Stevens Walker Wood, 1957.;
(3)Mary Smith D'Orsay, granddaughter of John Sharp and Althea White Wright.;
(4)Wright Family Cemetery, Newton Co., GA.;
(5)Southern Christian Advocate,  25 Jun 1878.;
(6)The Covington News, 3 Jan 1936;
(7)Family Bible of Robert and Elizabeth Moore White;
(8)THE GEORGIA ENTERPRISE, March 1906,
(9)White Family Cemetery, Newton Co., GA;
(10)THE COVINGTON ENTERPRISE, 23 Sep 1904;
(11)The Glory of Covington, by William Bailey Williford, 1988.
(12)WWI Draft Registration Card,
(13) 1930 Census of Dade Co., FL.;
(14)Covington City Cemetery,
(15)Social Security Death Index;
(16)Family Bible of Elmo Blasingame and Lois Wright Ellington;
(17)THE GEORGIA ENTERPRISE, 1 Jun 1900