Harriet Wright

27 April 1792–15 April 1846 (Age 54)
Wethersfield, Hartford, Connecticut, United States

The Life of Harriet

When Harriet Wright was born on 27 April 1792, in Wethersfield, Hartford, Connecticut, United States, her father, Ebenezer Wright, was 22 and her mother, Beulah Harrison, was 19. She married Russell Bartlett Jr on 14 November 1811, in Rome, Oneida, New York, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 3 daughters. She died on 15 April 1846, in Lanark, Ontario, Canada, at the age of 53.

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Family Time Line

Russell Bartlett Jr
1784–1875
Harriet Wright
1792–1846
Marriage: 14 November 1811
Frances E Bartlett
1814–1854
Russell Wright Bartlett
1816–1906
Beulah A. Bartlett
1819–1841
Mary P. H. Bartlett
1824–1838

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
14 November 1811
Rome, Oneida, New York, United States
children

(4)

    Frances E Bartlett

    Female1814–1854Female

    Russell Wright Bartlett

    Male1816–1906Male

    Beulah A. Bartlett

    Female1819–1841Female

    Mary P. H. Bartlett

    Female1824–1838Female

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(9)

+4 More Children

World Events (8)

1794 · Creating the Eleventh Amendment

Age 2

The Eleventh Amendment restricts the ability of any people to start a lawsuit against the states in federal court.
1802 · Brass is Discovered

Age 10

In 1802, brass was identified in Waterbury, Connecticut. This gave the city the nickname "The Brass City." Brass dominated the city and helped to create the city. The motto of the city is Quid Aere Perennius, which means What is more lasting than brass? in Latin.
1808

Age 16

Atlantic slave trade abolished.

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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