Recently found old newspaper clipping for my gr-gr-grandfather, William Riley Wright. Would like to hear from anyone who might have interest of, or connections to his line.
William Riley Wright b 4 July 4 1851 at Green Castle, Indiana to Joseph and Nancy Wright. Moved with parent to Iowa when a boy. Married Susanna More who died leaving him with 4 small children. In 1882 he was married to Julia A. Severs and had 9 children. In 1900 they moved to a farm 5 miles south and 2 ast of Beaver where he passed away 9 Jan. 1937. (Julia died 6 Feb 1932.)
Children: Angie (Gettings), Beaver. Frank of Marion, Neb, Tlbert of Kokomo, Ind., Hobart and John of Glendale, Ariz; 5 daughters, Lottie (Bringman) ofWellman, IA; Rosa (Coleman), Angie (Gettins) and Ethel (Noble) of Beaver and Lillie (Jacobs) of Glendale, Ariz. One brother, Martin Wright of Des Moines, IA; one sister Mary Boggs of Albia, IA, one half brother, Talbert Gragg of Missouri and one half sister, Susie (Barry) of Albia, Iowa.