Kelly Wright Quisenberry

1872–1944 (Age 71)
Audrain, Missouri, United States

The Life of Kelly Wright

When Kelly Wright Quisenberry was born on 17 October 1872, in Audrain, Missouri, United States, his father, William Pinkney Quisenberry, was 34 and his mother, Sarah Frances Fulkerson, was 34. He married Josie A. Null on 4 September 1890, in Pike, Illinois, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in Salt River Township, Audrain, Missouri, United States for about 20 years and South Fork Township, Audrain, Missouri, United States in 1910. He died on 26 January 1944, in Mexico, Audrain, Missouri, United States, at the age of 71, and was buried in Mexico, Audrain, Missouri, United States.

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Family Time Line

Kelly Wright Quisenberry
Josie A. Null
Marriage: 4 September 1890
Annie A Quisenberry
Edythe Quisenberry
Martha Mary Quisenberry
Josephine Alyce Quisenberry

Spouse & Children

4 September 1890
Pike, Illinois, United States


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Parents & Siblings

  • William Pinkney Quisenberry


  • Sarah Frances Fulkerson




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World Events (8)

1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii

Age 3

In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.
1875 · A New Civil Rights Act

Age 3

During the response to civil rights violations to African Americans, the bill was passed giving African Americans equal treatment in public accommodations, public transportation, and to prohibit exclusion from jury duty. While many in the public opposed this law, the African Americans greatly favored it.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 24

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.

Name Meaning

Probably a variant of English Christenberry .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • K W Quisenberry, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Kelly Quisenberry in household of W P Quisenberry, "United States Census, 1880"
  • F Quissenbury, "United States Census, 1900"

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