Julius Edward Wright

1 July 1894–9 May 1985 (Age 90)
United States

The Life of Julius Edward

When Julius Edward Wright was born on 1 July 1894, in United States, his father, John Francis Wright, was 33 and his mother, Mary Louise Malan, was 22. He lived in Osage Township, Crawford, Missouri, United States for about 10 years and Crawford Township, Osage, Missouri, United States for about 10 years. He died on 9 May 1985, in Linn, Osage, Missouri, United States, at the age of 90.

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Family Time Line

John Francis Wright
Mary Louise Malan
Louise E. Wright
Norman Albert Wright
Julius Edward Wright
Rudolph Everett Wright
Martha Frances Wright
Anna Isabel Wright
Alonzo Robert Wright
Alice Mary Wright
Charles Franklin Wright
Edina May Wright

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World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 2

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
1904 · The World's Fair of 1904

Age 10

St. Louis hosted the 1904 World's Fair and welcomed a crowd of 200,000 visitors on opening day of April 30, 1904. The fair had exhibits from 50 countries and 43 states. Several notable inventions showcased at the fair include iced tea and the ice cream cone. By the time of its closing in December 1904, over 20 million people had visited the fair.
1918 · Attempting to Stop the War

Age 24

To end World War I, President Wilson created a list of principles to be used as negotiations for peace among the nations. Known as The Fourteen Points, the principles were outlined in a speech on war aimed toward the idea of peace but most of the Allied forces were skeptical of this Wilsonian idealism.

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)

  • Julius Wright in household of Norman Wright, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Julius Wright in household of Mary Wright, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Jule Wright in household of John T Wright, "United States Census, 1910"

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