Daniel L. Wrightsman

12 July 1813–14 September 1858 (Age 45)
Botetourt, Virginia, United States

The Life of Daniel L.

When Daniel L. Wrightsman was born on 12 July 1813, in Botetourt, Virginia, United States, his father, Samuel Wrightsman, was 28 and his mother, Anna Houtz, was 20. He married Catherine Good on 12 April 1838, in Logan, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 6 daughters. He lived in Harrison Township, Logan, Ohio, United States in 1850. He died on 14 September 1858, in Logan, Ohio, United States, at the age of 45, and was buried in Logan, Ohio, United States.

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Daniel L. Wrightsman
Catherine Good
Marriage: 12 April 1838
Samuel Wrightsman
Jacob W Wrightsman
Sarah Wrightsman
Elizabeth Wrightsman
Anna Wrightsman
Henry Wrightsman
Gilley Ann Wrightsman
Lydia Wrightsman
Mary Wrightsman

Spouse and Children

12 April 1838
Logan, Ohio, United States


    Samuel Wrightsman


    Jacob W Wrightsman


    Sarah Wrightsman



    Anna Wrightsman


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World Events (6)

1819 · Panic! of 1819

Age 6

With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 
1824 · """Mary Randolph Publishes """"The Virginia Housewife"""""""

Age 11

“The Virginia Housewife” was published by Mary Randolph. It was the first cookbook published in America. 
1830 · The Second Great Awakening

Age 17

Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.

Name Meaning

Probably English (although no longer found in Britain), meaning ‘servant of the wright’ ( see Wright ).

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Daniel Wrightsman, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Daniel D. Wrightman, "Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-2013"
  • Danial Wrightsman in entry for Elizabeth King, "Ohio Deaths, 1908-1953"

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