Ethel Marsh Wright

22 April 1888–15 January 1970 (Age 81)
Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States

The Life of Ethel Marsh

When Ethel Marsh Wright was born on 22 April 1888, in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States, her father, Heber Jedediah Wright, was 30 and her mother, Jane Keturah Marsh, was 31. She married Harry Francis Forrest on 3 November 1908. They were the parents of at least 2 sons. She lived in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 1930 and Salt Lake City Ward 3, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 1940. She died on 15 January 1970, in Heber City, Wasatch, Utah, United States, at the age of 81.

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Family Time Line

Harry Francis Forrest
1884–
Ethel Marsh Wright
1888–1970
Marriage: 3 November 1908
Harold Heber Forrest
1910–1988
Francis George Forrest
1916–1978

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
3 November 1908
children

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Parents and Siblings

siblings

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World Events (8)

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 2

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.
1898 · The Ogden Utah Sugar Factory Opens

Age 10

The Ogden Utah Sugar Factory harvested sugar from beets because sugar cane was hard to grow in northern Utah. During World War, it was hard to get sugar beet seeds, so the company started to harvest the seeds of the beets they were using. The Company merged with a factory in Logan to create the Amalgamated Sugar Company which is still operational today.
1910 · The Hermitage Resort

Age 22

The Hermitage Resort was a mountain hotel that invited many to vacation there during the summers and winters. It was constructed by Billie Wilson, a Scottish immigrant, because he had a grand vision of building a grand hotel.

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 (3)

  • Ethel Wright Forrest, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • Ethel Wright Forrest, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • Ethel M Wright Forrest, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"

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