Laura Goldie Wright

1890–1986 (Age 96)
Dixon, Pulaski, Missouri, United States

The Life of Laura Goldie

When Laura Goldie Wright was born on 7 December 1890, in Dixon, Pulaski, Missouri, United States, her father, James Earl Wright, was 43 and her mother, Sarah Jane Case, was 37. She married Clarence Oscar Schaible about 1911, in Pulaski, Ripley, Missouri, United States. She lived in Union Township, Pulaski, Missouri, United States in 1900. She died on 15 November 1986, at the age of 95.

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Family Time Line

Clarence Oscar Schaible
1891–1974
Laura Goldie Wright
1890–1986
Marriage: about 1911

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
about 1911
Pulaski, Ripley, Missouri, United States

Parents and Siblings

    James Earl Wright

    Male1847–1894Male

    Female1853–1945Female

siblings

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World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 6

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.
1904 · The World's Fair of 1904

Age 14

St. Louis hosted the 1904 World's Fair and welcomed a crowd of 200,000 visitors on opening day of April 30, 1904. The fair had exhibits from 50 countries and 43 states. Several notable inventions showcased at the fair include iced tea and the ice cream cone. By the time of its closing in December 1904, over 20 million people had visited the fair.
1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 26

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.

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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  • Golda Wright in household of Sarah Wright, "United States Census, 1900"

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