Mary Ann Fryer

10 September 1838–10 December 1931 (Age 93)
Stroxton, Lincolnshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Mary Ann

When Mary Ann Fryer was born on 10 September 1838, in Stroxton, Lincolnshire, England, United Kingdom, her father, William Fryer, was 25 and her mother, Ann Colton, was 28. She married Joseph Wright on 4 January 1857, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Duncan's Retreat, Washington, Utah, United States in 1870 and Oasis Election Precinct, Millard, Utah, United States in 1900. She died on 10 December 1931, in Hinckley, Millard, Utah, United States, at the age of 93, and was buried in Hinckley City Cemetery, Hinckley, Millard, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Joseph Wright
Mary Ann Fryer
Marriage: 4 January 1857
John Moroni Wright
Ann Marie Wright
Hyrum Franklin Wright
George William Wright
Zina Fryer Wright
Edwin Fryer Wright

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    4 January 1857Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
  • Children


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    +4 More Children

    World Events (8)

    Age 5
    Dickens A Christmas Carol was first published.
    1854 · The Crimean War
    Age 16
    The Crimean War was fought between Russia and an alliance of Britain, France, Sardinia and Turkey on the Crimean Peninsula. Russia had put pressure on Turkey which threatened British interests in the Middle East.
    Age 25
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

    Name Meaning

    English: variant of Freer 1.Americanized form of German Freier or Freyer .

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

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    Story Highlight

    Joseph Wright

    JOSEPH WRIGHT 1817 - 1873 Joseph Wright was born December 25, 1817 to John and Grace Shepherd Wright at Budwith, Yorkshire, England. He moved to Tadcaster, Yorkshire, England and there he mar …

    Sources (31)

    • Mary A Wright in household of Joseph Wright, "United States Census, 1870"
    • Mary Ann Fryer in entry for George William Wright, "Utah, Salt Lake County Death Records, 1849-1949"
    • Mary Ann Wright in household of Joseph Wright, "England and Wales Census, 1861"

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