Flossie Ann Wright

22 October 1914–14 July 1992 (Age 77)
Missouri, United States

The Life of Flossie Ann

When Flossie Ann Wright was born on 22 October 1914, in Missouri, United States, her father, Milford Cordell Wright, was 24 and her mother, Mary Magdalene Keeth, was 21. She married Raymond Clarence Forester on 23 February 1935, in Missouri, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. She lived in Jackson Township, Camden, Missouri, United States in 1920 and Equality Township, Miller, Missouri, United States in 1930. She died on 14 July 1992, in Phelps, Missouri, United States, at the age of 77, and was buried in Ozark Memorial Gardens, Rolla Township, Phelps, Missouri, United States.

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Raymond Clarence Forester
Flossie Ann Wright
Marriage: 23 February 1935
Jackie George Forester

Spouse and Children

23 February 1935
Missouri, United States


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World Events (8)

1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 2

Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.
1931 · The Bagnell Dam and Lake of the Ozarks

Age 17

The Bagnell Dam on the Osage River was completed in 1931. The dam was built to generate hydroelectric power to the Osage Power Plant. The building of the dam created Lake of the Ozarks, one of the largest man-made lakes in the world, and over 1,000 miles of shoreline.
1935 · The FBI is Established

Age 21

The Bureau of Investigation's name was changed to the Federal Bureau of Investigation to help citizens know that the Government is helping protect from threats both domestically and abroad.

Name Meaning

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.

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

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Sources (2)

  • Flosie Wright in household of Milford C Wright, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Fossie A Wright in household of Milford C Wright, "United States Census, 1930"

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