Catherine Roberts

7 November 1844–25 March 1917 (Age 72)
Llanfrothen, Merionethshire, Wales, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Catherine

When Catherine Roberts was born on 7 November 1844, in Llanfrothen, Merionethshire, Wales, United Kingdom, her father, Daniel D. Roberts, was 24 and her mother, Winnifred Lloyd, was 21. She married Amos Russell Wright on 28 April 1861, in Brigham City, Box Elder, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 5 daughters. She died on 25 March 1917, in Bennington, Bear Lake, Idaho, United States, at the age of 72, and was buried in Bennington Cemetery, Bennington, Bear Lake, Idaho, United States.

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Family Time Line

Amos Russell Wright
Catherine Roberts
Marriage: 28 April 1861
Silas Wright
Jonathan Daniel Wright
Winnifred Rebecca Wright
Adelaide Wright
Amos Russell Wright
John Wheeler Wright
Frank Marion Wright
Edgar Monroe Wright
Catherine Jane Wright
Charles Elmer Wright
Elizabeth Wright
Frances Wright

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    28 April 1861Brigham City, Box Elder, Utah, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    Age 2
    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
    Age 7
    Earliest Memorial: Henry Weaver BIRTH unknown DEATH 1851 BURIAL Bennington Cemetery Bennington, Bear Lake County, Idaho, USA PLOT Section 2, Lot 141B MEMORIAL ID 27383443
    Age 20
    Historical Boundaries 1864: Owyhee, Idaho Territory, United States 1864: Oneida, Idaho Territory, United States 1875: Bear Lake, Idaho Territory, United States 1890: Bear Lake, Idaho, United States

    Name Meaning

    English: from the personal name Robert , with genitival or post-medieval excrescent -s. This surname is also occasionally borne by Jews, presumably as an Americanized form of some similar (like-sounding) Jewish surname.

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

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    Story Highlight

    Daniel Roberts and family & also brothers, David & John Roberts by Robert D. Roberts (son of David Roberts)

    Between the years 1845 and 1856, or thereabouts, there lived in the beautiful valleys, among the hills of North Wales, three brothers, namely, David R. Roberts, Daniel Roberts and John Roberts, all o …

    Sources (41)

    • Catherine Wright in household of Amos Wright, "United States Census, 1870"
    • Katheryn Evans in entry for John W Wright, "Idaho Death Certificates, 1911-1937"
    • Cathrine Wright, "United States Census, 1910"

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