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Wright, Thomas C.

Male 1859 - 1914


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  • Name  Wright, Thomas C. 
    Born  13 Oct 1859  Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender  Male 
    Census  1861  Tyendinaga Twp., Hastings Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Census  1871  Tyendinaga Twp., Hastings Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Died  29 Jun 1914  Chicago, Cook Co., Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID  I13  VV-Geo-Rebecca-HannaWRIGHT
    Last Modified  1 Jan 2014 

    Father  Wright, Charles,   b. 20 Feb 1818, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Dec 1906, Brant St., Deseronto, Tyendinaga Twp., Hastings Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Relationship  Natural 
    Mother  VanVolkenburgh, Hannah,   b. 05 Aug 1815, Ernesttown Twp., Lennox-Addington Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 02 Nov 1903, Brant St., Deseronto, Tyendinaga Twp., Hastings Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Relationship  Natural 
    Married  21 Dec 1842  (West Lake) Bloomfield, Hallowell Twp., Prince Edward Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID  F2  Group Sheet

    Family 1  Howard, Nancy Jennie,   b. 1865, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  13 Sep 1883  Kendall Co., Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Children 
     1. Wright, Howard Thomas,   b. 08 Jul 1884, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Apr 1968, Los Angeles, Los Angeles Co., California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Wright, Marjorie B.,   b. 24 Sep 1885, Plano, Kendall Co., Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Oct 1957, Sandwich, De Kalb Co., Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. Wright, Charles F.,   b. 1887, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. Wright, Jean M.,   b. Apr 1890, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     5. Wright, Malcolm,   b. Jan 1893, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Family ID  F8  Group Sheet

    Family 2  Amey-Carolan, Libbie,   b. 1858, New York, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  06 Oct 1908  St Joseph, Berrien Co., Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Family ID  F11  Group Sheet

  • Histories
    VanValkenburgh & related families found in transcripts of the Bay of Quinte area records of the Religious Society of Friends (Quakers), 1798-1850
    VanValkenburgh & related families found in transcripts of the Bay of Quinte area records of the Religious Society of Friends (Quakers), 1798-1850

    Links to transcripts of the Registers and Minute Books of the Adolphustown/West Lake Yearly Meeting from the Quaker Archives & Library of Canada.
    INTRO: Hannah VV, dau of George & Rebecca m. Charles Wright (STRAY Branch)
    INTRO: Hannah VV, dau of George & Rebecca m. Charles Wright (STRAY Branch)

    These notes are a few early assumptions and sources found for this family - gathered from the family trees online at the NAVVF, or from personal family records supplied to us, and backed by records wherever possible. We recognize that the information may be incorrect or incomplete, but present it here as a starting point for discussion and welcome your feedback.

  • Sources 
    1. [S5] 1861 Canada West census - ONTARIO-Hastings-Tyendinaga-RIGHTCharles, Library and Archives Canada; Ottawa, Ontario, Canada; Census Returns For 1861; Roll: C-1034..

      Tyendinaga Twp., Hastings Co., Ontario

      Charles Right, 43 b. 1818 Scotland, religion: "independent" [no longer Quaker]
      Hanna Right, 46 b. 1815 Canada, religion: "independent"
      Rebecca, 17 b. 1844 Canada
      Agnes, 15 b. 1846 Canada
      Ann, 13 b. 1848 Canada
      Freman (m), 11 b.1850 Canada
      Mary, 9 b. 1852 Canada
      Thomas, 2 b. 1859 Canada

      [Next HH is George Sexsmith and John Gall families]

      1861 Tyendinaga Twp., Hastings Co Agricultural Census

      Con 5 Lot 39 with ho (house) Charles Right
      Con 5 Lot 39 John Gall
      Con 5 Lot 39 with ho (house) George Sixsmith

      [By 1878 Meacham Atlas, the Sexsmith properties were in the hands of George's sons. That family is interred at a cemetery across the county line in Richmond Twp. Lennox-Addington Co. Conc. 4, Lot 14. Perhaps Charles and Hannah are buried there?]

    2. [S6] 1871 Canada West census - ONTARIO-HastingsTyendinaga-WRIGHT-Charles, Year: 1871; Census Place: Tyendinaga, Hastings East, Ontario; Roll: C-9992; Page: 25; Family No: 93..

      Tyendinaga Twp., Hastings Co., Ontario, Canada

      Charles Wright, 52 b. 1819, origin "Scotch", religion: Presbyterian
      Hannah Wright, 55 b. 1816, religion: Presbyterian
      Freeman, 21 b. 1850
      Rebeckea, 25 b. 1846
      Anna, 22 b. 1849
      Mary, 18 b. 1853
      Charles, 11 b. 1860 [must be Thomas]

    3. [S1] MARR-WrightThomasC-to-HowardNancy-1883-Kendall-Illinois, "Illinois, County Marriages, 1810-1934," index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/KFLZ-FPH), T. C. Wright and Nancie J. Howard, 1883..

    4. [S2] MARR-WrightThomasC-to-AmyLibbie-1908-Berrien-Michigan, "Michigan, County Marriages, 1820-1935," index and images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/VNK1-KL7), Thomas C Wright and Libbie Amy Carolan, 1908..