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Frederick Wright[1]

Male 1838 - 1908  (69 years)


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  • Name Frederick Wright  [2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7
    Born 4 Apr 1838  Cores End, High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire Co, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    AFN 46DF-CG 
    Residence 1841  Oxhey, Watford, Hertfordshire Co, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Emigration 10 Jan 1850  Liverpool, Lancashire Co, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    46th Company, Elder Jeter Clinton on the "Argo" 
    Immigration 11 Mar 1850  New Orleans, Orleans Co, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    46th Company, Elder Jeter Clinton on the "Argo" 
    Migration 3 Jun 1853  Keokuk, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Jacob Gates Company 
    Migration From 26 Sep 1853 to 30 Sep 1853  Salt Lake City, Great Salt Lake Co, Utah Territory, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Jacob Gates Company 
    Occupation 28 Sep 1860  Lake City, Utah Co, Utah Territory, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Laborer 
    Died 18 Jan 1908  American Fork, Utah Co, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried 20 Jan 1908  American Fork City Cemetery, American Fork, Utah Co, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I3185  default
    Last Modified 2 Feb 2011 

    Father James Wright,   b. Abt 1790, of Watford, Hertfordshire Co, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1853, St. Louis, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 63 years) 
    Mother Mary Dusall,   b. 13 Jan 1798, Bermondsey, Surrey Co, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Mar 1863, American Fork, Utah Co, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years) 
    Married 17 Aug 1819  St. Lawrence the Martyr Church, Abbot's Langley, Hertfordshire Co, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Notes 
    Married:
    • MARRIAGE: Further research is needed as the parish church at Abbots Langley is 60 to 80 miles away from their daughter, Sarah's, christening place.

      CHILD: Ancestral File lists two additional children:
      Lucy Wright (1X8R-8B) b. 1843 of Abbots-Langley Parish, Hertfordshire
      Sarah Wright (5D7H-BH) b. about 1843 of Hamper Mill, Watford, Hertfordshire
    Family ID F547  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Margaret Eccles Thornton,   b. 4 Jan 1844, Presticole, Ayrshire Co, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Jul 1908, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake Co, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 64 years) 
    Married 31 Oct 1860  American Fork, Utah Co, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
    +1. Frederick William Wright,   b. 15 Jan 1862, American Fork, Utah Co, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Oct 1938, American Fork, Utah Co, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years)
    +2. Mary Ellen Wright,   b. 24 Apr 1864, American Fork, Utah Co, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 May 1953, American Fork, Utah Co, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years)
     3. Samuel Wright,   b. 13 Feb 1866, American Fork, Utah Co, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Jun 1876  (Age 10 years)
     4. Elizabeth Wright,   b. 11 Jan 1868, American Fork, Utah Co, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Jan 1924, American Fork, Utah Co, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 55 years)
     5. Margaret Ann Wright,   b. 7 Nov 1870, American Fork, Utah Co, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Nov 1944, Midvale, Salt Lake Co, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years)
     6. Sarah Jane Wright,   b. 25 Jul 1873, American Fork, Utah Co, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Jun 1876, American Fork, Utah Co, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 2 years)
    +7. James Arthur Wright,   b. 12 Oct 1875, American Fork, Utah Co, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Oct 1924, Bingham Canyon, Salt Lake Co, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 48 years)
    +8. Hugh Alexander Wright,   b. 14 Feb 1878, American Fork, Utah Co, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Jul 1971, Bountiful, Davis Co, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 93 years)
    +9. Charles Gilbert Wright,   b. 23 May 1880, American Fork, Utah Co, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Jun 1948, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake Co, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years)
     10. Lucy Wright,   b. 30 Jul 1882, American Fork, Utah Co, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Jun 1962, American Fork, Utah Co, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years)
     11. Emma Adeline Wright,   b. 10 Jul 1884, American Fork, Utah Co, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Feb 1979  (Age 94 years)
    +12. Agnes Bertha Wright,   b. 19 May 1886, American Fork, Utah Co, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Nov 1976, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake Co, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 90 years)
     13. Joseph Edward Wright,   b. 5 Aug 1889, American Fork, Utah Co, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Sep 1971, Long Beach, Los Angeles Co, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years)
    Last Modified 13 Apr 2007 
    Family ID F1404  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Photos
    Family Portrait [ca 1894]
    Family Portrait [ca 1894]
    Photo of Frederick Wright family, circa 1894. L to R: [back] Elizabeth, Frederick William, Mary Ellen, James Arthur, Hugh Alexander, [middle] Margaret Ann, Frederick, Emma Adeline, Margaret Eccles THORNTON, Charles Gilbert, [front] Lucy, Agnes Bertha, and Joseph Edward. Scanned by Ken Wright. Original in possession of Rozanne Barnes.
    Photo
    Photo
    Photo of [L to R] Margaret Eccles THORNTON Wright and Frederick Wright. Original in possession of and scanned by Ken Wright.

    Documents
    1850 U.S. Census [26 Aug 1850]
    1850 U.S. Census [26 Aug 1850]
    St. Louis 5th Ward, St. Louis, Missouri: James Wright family
    1860 U.S. Census [28 Sep 1860]
    1860 U.S. Census [28 Sep 1860]
    Lake City, Utah, Utah: Mary DUSALL Wright family
    1841 British Census
    1841 British Census
    1841 British Census - Oxhey, Watford, Hertfordshire - James Wright Family. Research by Chad G. Nichols.
    Ship Argo Historical Notes [1850]
    Ship Argo Historical Notes [1850]
    Historical notes of the ship Argo on her voyage from London to New Orleans in 1850. Onboard was William Holyoak. Compiled by Chad G. Nichols

    Headstones
    Headstone
    Headstone
    Family headstone of Frederick Wright & Margaret Eccles THORNTON Wright; also on the headstone are their children Samuel Wright & Sarah Jane WRIGHT

  • Notes 
    • BIRTH & CHRISTENING: There are several possible records in the IGI:
      --Frederick William b. 4 Apr 1839, chr. 16 Jun 1839 Chatteris, Cambridge, son of Frederick & Mary Ann Wright: IGI J138034 FHL BRITISH 1040444, 962735
      --Frederick William chr. 17 Mar 1839 Aldbury, Hertford, son of Samuel & Eliza Anne Wright: IGI C047121 FHL BRITISH 569698
      --Frederick William chr. 19 May 1839 Royston, Hertford, son of William & Charlotte Sarah Wright: IGI C072811 FHL BRITISH 991320
      (Research needs to be performed on this record to identify the original record. It is possible The father's name was transcribed incorrectly)

      NAME: Several IGI records list name as Frederick William Wright

  • Sources 
    1. [S756] Nichols Online Library, Digital Documents Researched and Scanned by Chad Nichols & Relatives, Nichols, Chad G., (Catalogue of over 40,000 relatives with more than 5,000 of them having documentation to support their place in the family tree. Some recent generation surnames include Anderson, Broman, Campbell, Cloward, Conder, Dutson, Ericksen, Farmer, Holyoak, Kump, Kylen, Mendenhall, Nichols, Nielson, O'Donnell, Richardson, Roberts, Shelley, Stone, and Walker. Most ancestors are from England, Denmark, Sweden, and Germany. [online] www.nicholslibrary.org 7783 S 4950 W West Jordan, UT 84081 USA) (Reliability: 3).
      1841 British Census - 002941
      1850 U.S. Census - 001312
      Argo Historical Notes - 003432
      1860 U.S. Census - 001311
      Photos - 005074, 005357
      Grave Marker - 001060

    2. [S57] 1841 England Census [database online], Ancestry.com, (Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2006. Original data: Census Returns of England and Wales, 1841. Kew, Surrey, England: The National Archives of the UK (TNA): Public Record Office (PRO), 1841. Data imaged from the National Archives, London, England. The 1841 Census for England was taken on the night of 6 June 1841) (Reliability: 3).
      Hamlet of Oxhey, Watford, Hertfordshire - James Wright Family at Hamper Mills: --James Wright, age 50, Paper Maker in the Mill
      --Mary Wright, age 43
      --Elizabeth, age 19
      --Lucy, age 15
      --Sarah, age 10
      --Elias, age 7
      --Ellenor, age 5
      --Fredrick, age 3

    3. [S283] Mormon Immigration Index , The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Genealogical Department., (Salt Lake City : Genealogical Society of Utah, 2000 [CD-ROM]) (Reliability: 3).
      46th Company, Elder Jeter Clinton, "Argo"; departed Liverpool, England 10 Jan 1850, arrived New Orleans, Louisiana 11 Mar 1850

    4. [S241] Mormon Pioneer Overland Travel Index, 1847-1868 , The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, (Salt Lake City, UT : 2004-2007 [online] http://www.lds.org/churchhistory/library This index is the most complete listing of individuals and companies in which Mormon pioneer emigrants traveled west to Utah from 1847 through 1868. It is an incomplete listing, as rosters have not been found for all companies. It also identifies sources to learn more about the experiences of each company.) (Reliability: 3).
      Jacob Gates Company with 262 individuals and 33 wagons departed their outfitting post at Keokuk, Iowa 3 Jun 1853, arrived Salt Lake Valley 26-30 Sep 1853: --Mary Wright (age 51)
      --Sarah Ellen Wright (age 21)
      --Ellen Wright (age 16)
      --Frederick Wright (age 14)
      --Edward Wright (age 11)
      [Although she isn't listed on the Gates company roster, her daughter, Ellen, later wrote that she was in the same company as her children. For some inexplicable reason, Mary's name is on the Gates company roster. The Gates and Spencer companies departed from Keokuk, Iowa, on the same date. The Gates roster, dated Sep. 1853, is more detailed than the Spencer roster. Source: Jackson, Ellen Wright, History of Mary Dusall at the Church Archives]

    5. [S420] 1850 United States Federal Census, United States. Bureau of the Census. 7th Census, 1850, (Washington [District of Columbia] : National Archives and Records Administration Microfilm of original records in the National Archives, Washington, D.C.) (Reliability: 3).
      St. Louis 5th Ward, St. Louis, Missouri; Lists "Frederick," age 10, birthplace England

    6. [S408] 1860 United States Federal Census, United States. Census Office. 8th Census, 1860, (Washington [District of Columbia] : The National Archives, [19--] Microfilm of original records in the National Archives, Washington, D.C.) (Reliability: 3).
      Lake City, Utah, Utah; Lists "Fredk," age 21, "L," birthplace England

    7. [S415] Ancestral File (R), The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, (Copyright (c) 1987, June 1998, data as of 5 January 1998).

    8. [S880] Bishop's Transcripts for Abbotts Langley, 1570-1867, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, The, (Salt Lake City, Utah. FHL 1537803, Item 6) (Reliability: 3).
      Research by Katie Ledbetter