Isaac Kite Wright

29 September 1849–8 April 1908 (Age 58)
Springfield, Clark, Ohio, United States

The Life Summary of Isaac Kite

When Isaac Kite Wright was born on 29 September 1849, in Springfield, Clark, Ohio, United States, his father, Abraham Reister Wright Sr, was 38 and his mother, Mary Ann Brockerman, was 33. He married Henrietta Wall on 17 May 1875, in Endowment House, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 4 daughters. He immigrated to Utah, United States in 1890 and lived in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 1870 and Glenwood, Sevier, Utah, United States in 1880. He died on 8 April 1908, in Richfield, Sevier, Utah, United States, at the age of 58, and was buried in Richfield City Cemetery, Richfield, Sevier, Utah, United States.

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Isaac Kite Wright
Henrietta Wall
Marriage: 17 May 1875
Isaac Lester Wright
Emeron Carl Wright
Mary Pearl Wright
Ruby Maud Wright
Henrietta Dorothy Wright
Mabel Wright
Sterling Wright
Ellis Rodney Wright

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    17 May 1875Endowment House, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
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    World Events (8)

    1860 · Ohio supports the Union side of the Civil War
    Age 11
    Although divided as a state on the subject of slavery, Ohio participated in the Civil War on the Union's side, providing over 300,000 troops. Ohio provided the 3rd largest number of troops by any Union state.
    Age 14
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    Age 16
    Abraham Lincoln is assassinated by John Wilkes Booth.

    Name Meaning

    English and Scottish: occupational name for a craftsman or maker of machinery, mostly in wood, of any of a wide range of kinds, from Middle English and Older Scots wriht, wright, wricht, writh, write (Old English wyrhta, wryhta) ‘craftsman’, especially ‘carpenter, joiner’. The term is found in various combinations (for example, Cartwright and Wainwright ), but when used in isolation it often referred to a builder of windmills or watermills. This surname is also very common among African Americans.

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

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    History of Sarah Sansom Wall

    HISTORY OF SARAH SANSOME WALL Sarah Sansome was born 30 September 1815 at Horsley Parish, Gloucestershire, England, daughter of Richard and Sarah Brinkworth Sansome. She was next youngest of nine chi …

    Sources (30)

    • Isaac K Wright in household of A R Wright, "United States Census, 1870"
    • Isaac K Wright in entry for J Lester Peterson and Mabel Wright, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1940"
    • Isaac Kite Wright in entry for Henrietta Wall Wright, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"

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