Allie Magdalene Wright

19 October 1885–27 March 1960 (Age 74)
West Plains, Howell, Missouri, United States

The Life of Allie Magdalene

When Allie Magdalene Wright was born on 19 October 1885, in West Plains, Howell, Missouri, United States, her father, Elisha Benton Wright, was 27 and her mother, Martha Melissia, was 29. She married William Thomas "Tom" Wesner on 24 March 1906, in Perry, Arkansas, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 3 daughters. She lived in Petit Jean Township, Perry, Arkansas, United States in 1910 and Scott Township, Poinsett, Arkansas, United States in 1930. She died on 27 March 1960, at the age of 74, and was buried in Oak Grove Cemetery, West Prairie Township, Poinsett, Arkansas, United States.

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Family Time Line

William Thomas "Tom" Wesner
1886–1925
Allie Magdalene Wright
1885–1960
Marriage: 24 March 1906
Mary Lavonua Wesner
1907–1958
Viola R Wesner
1919–
Mamie E Wesner
1909–1988
William Monroe Wesner
1910–1981
Emmitt Emanuel Wesner
1914–1998
Clifton Thomas Wesner
1917–1999

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
24 March 1906
Perry, Arkansas, United States
children

(6)

    Mary Lavonua Wesner

    Female1907–1958Female

    Mamie E Wesner

    Female1909–1988Female

    William Monroe Wesner

    Male1910–1981Male

    Emmitt Emanuel Wesner

    Male1914–1998Male

    Clifton Thomas Wesner

    Male1917–1999Male

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Parents and Siblings

siblings

(9)

+4 More Children

World Events (8)

1886

Age 1

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
1888 · Bauxite Mining Began

Age 3

Bauxite a rock with relatively high aluminum content, is the main source of aluminum for the world. When it was discovered in Arkansas it changed the state. The city of Bauxite, Arkansas was the site of the discovery.
1906 · Saving Food Labels

Age 21

The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.

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.

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Maggie Wesner in household of William F Wesner, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Maggie A Westner in household of Monroe W Westner, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Alley M Wright in household of Elija B Wright, "United States Census, 1900"

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