Sarah Wright

30 May 1832–22 December 1876 (Age 44)
London, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Sarah

When Sarah Wright was born on 30 May 1832, in London, England, United Kingdom, her father, James Wright, was 44 and her mother, Mary Duncan Dusall, was 34. She married Archibald Campbell on 3 April 1853, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 3 daughters. She lived in Utah, United States in 1870 and England, United Kingdom in 1871. She died on 22 December 1876, in American Fork, Utah, Utah, United States, at the age of 44, and was buried in American Fork, Utah, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Archibald Campbell
Sarah Wright
Marriage: 3 April 1853
Mary Elizabeth Campbell
William A. Campbell
John Elias Campbell
Lucy Ann Campbell
James Edward Campbell
Franklin Campbell
Earnest Campbell
Sarah Ellen Campbell

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    3 April 1853Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    1834 · Removal of Menagerie from the Tower of London
    Age 2
    The royal menagerie was something more of a zoo with different types of animals and was removed from the tower in 1835.
    1836 · Remember the Alamo
    Age 4
    Being a monumental event in the Texas Revolution, The Battle of the Alamo was a thirteen-day battle at the Alamo Mission near San Antonio. In the early morning of the final battle, the Mexican Army advanced on the Alamo. Quickly being overrun, the Texian Soldiers quickly withdrew inside the building. The battle has often been overshadowed by events from the Mexican–American War, But the Alamo gradually became known as a national battle site and later named an official Texas State Shrine.
    Age 14
    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

    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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    Sources (29)

    • Sarah Wright in entry for Ernest E Campbell, "Nevada County Birth and Death Records, 1871-1992"
    • Sarah Kemble in household of A W Kemble, "United States Census, 1860"
    • Sarah Campbell in entry for John Campbell and Mary Randall, "Ontario Marriages, 1869-1927"

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