10 February 1836–30 October 1916 (Age 80)
Philadelphia Monthly Meeting, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
When William Brockerman Wright Sr was born on 10 February 1836, in Philadelphia Monthly Meeting, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States, his father, Abraham Reister Wright Sr, was 24 and his mother, Mary Ann Brockerman, was 19. He married Emma Smith Yearsley on 15 March 1860, in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 6 daughters. He immigrated to Utah, United States in 1866. His occupation is listed as clerk in Pennsylvania, United States. He died on 30 October 1916, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 80, and was buried in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.
Seth M. Blair/Edward Stevenson Wagon train Company [Note to Reader: Mr. Wright apparently started copying his diary record of his journey, but did not complete the record for the entire journey. We ha …
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