18 September 1868–6 November 1869 (Age 1) Indiana, United States
The Life of Aden Ellsworth
When Aden Ellsworth Wright was born on 18 September 1868, in Indiana, United States, his father, William Ellison Wright, was 20 and his mother, Anna Mary Fieandt, was 16. He died on 6 November 1869, in his hometown, at the age of 1.
1 English, Scottish, and northern Irish: occupational name for a maker of machinery, mostly in wood, of any of a wide range of kinds, from Old English wyrhta, wryhta ‘craftsman’ (a derivative of wyrcan ‘to work or make’). The term is found in various combinations (for example, Cartwright and Wainwright ), but when used in isolation it generally referred to a builder of windmills or watermills.2 Common New England Americanized form of French Le Droit, a nickname for an upright person, a man of probity, from Old French droit ‘right’, in which there has been confusion between the homophones right and wright.