Catherine M Wright1

F, b. 28 July 1907, d. 1970
Father*Clarence Centoneal (Centennial?) Wright1 b. 4 Jul 1876, d. 4 Apr 1943
Mother*Margaret Irwin1 b. 12 Oct 1886, d. 22 May 1953
Last Edited24 Feb 2015
     Catherine M Wright was born on 28 July 1907 at Pennsylvania. Tombstone has 1906 inscribed for her birth date.1,2 She married Henry B Diller after 1920.1 Catherine M Wright died in 1970 at Christiana, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.1,3 She was buried in 1970 at Sadsbury Friends Burial Grounds, Christiana, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.3 Catherine M Wright Find-a-Grave.com ID # 116224996.
     She appeared on the census of April 1910 at Sadsbury Township, Lancaster, Pennsylvania. She appeared on the census of 1920 at Bridge Street, Christiana, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.4 As of after 1920,her married name was Diller.1 She and Henry B Diller were listed as voters on Salisbury Township records in 1932 at Gap, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.5 Catherine M Diller and Henry B Diller appeared on the census of 2 May 1940 at Twp Rd # 463 on North Side (Mine Rd), Salisbury Township, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.6 As of 1970, Catherine M Wright was also known as Catherine W Diller.2

Family

Henry B Diller b. 1896, d. 1961
Child

Citations

  1. [S48] E Sue Gregg, compiler, "Personal Family Information.

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  2. [S126] Find-a-Grave.com Obituary, Various, Researched Jan 8, 2015.
  3. [S126] Find-a-Grave.com Obituary, Various, Researched Jan 21, 2014.
  4. [S54] 1920 Fed Census, Pennsylvania, Lancaster County, Christiana Boro, ED 7, Dwelling #89, Family #98.
  5. [S172] Voter Register, 1932 unknown repository, Listed as voters on Register for 1932.
  6. [S147] April 1940 Census Records, unknown repository address, Pennsylvania, Lancaster, Salisbury, Dist 36-144, Visitation # 186.

Henry B Diller1

M, b. 1896, d. 1961
Last Edited24 Feb 2015
     Henry B Diller was born in 1896 at Pennsylvania.2,3 He married Catherine M Wright, daughter of Clarence Centoneal (Centennial?) Wright and Margaret Irwin, after 1920.4 Henry B Diller was buried in 1961 at Sadsbury Friends Burial Grounds, Christiana, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.2 He died in 1961.2 Henry B Diller Find-a-Grave.com ID # 116224980.2
     He was a molder at Christiana Foundry in 1932.5 He and Catherine M Diller were listed as voters on Salisbury Township records in 1932 at Gap, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.5 Henry B Diller and Catherine M Diller appeared on the census of 2 May 1940 at Twp Rd # 463 on North Side (Mine Rd), Salisbury Township, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.3

Family

Catherine M Wright b. 28 Jul 1907, d. 1970
Child

Citations

  1. [S126] Find-a-Grave.com Obituary, Various, Researched Jan 8, 2015.
  2. [S126] Find-a-Grave.com Obituary, Various, Researched Jan 21, 2014.
  3. [S147] April 1940 Census Records, unknown repository address, Pennsylvania, Lancaster, Salisbury, Dist 36-144, Visitation # 186.
  4. [S48] E Sue Gregg, compiler, "Personal Family Information.

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  5. [S172] Voter Register, 1932 unknown repository, Listed as voters on Register for 1932.

Clarence Victor Emanuel Wright1,2

M, b. 11 April 1908, d. 30 August 1973
Father*Clarence Centoneal (Centennial?) Wright1 b. 4 Jul 1876, d. 4 Apr 1943
Mother*Margaret Irwin1 b. 12 Oct 1886, d. 22 May 1953
Last Edited20 Feb 2014
     Clarence Victor Emanuel Wright was born on 11 April 1908 at Pennsylvania.1,2 He married Agnes Frances Mason, daughter of Andrew B Mason and Irene G (?), on 28 April 1935 at Maryland.2 Clarence Victor Emanuel Wright died on 30 August 1973 at Baltimore, Maryland, at age 65.3 He was buried on 3 September 1973 at Cedar Hill Cemetery, Brooklyn Park, Anne Arundel Park, Maryland.3 Clarence Victor Emanuel Wright Find-a-Grave.com ID # 107407373.
     He appeared on the census of April 1910 at Sadsbury Township, Lancaster, Pennsylvania. He appeared on the census of 1920 at Bridge Street, Christiana, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.4 Clarence Victor Emanuel Wright was also known as Reds Wright.3 He appeared on the census of 1930 at West Fallowfield Township, Chester, Pennsylvania.5 He was an employee of the Railroad. in 1930 at Chester, Pennsylvania.6

Family

Agnes Frances Mason b. 28 Oct 1908, d. 5 Dec 1994
Child

Citations

  1. [S48] E Sue Gregg, compiler, "Personal Family Information.

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  2. [S199] Carla Wright, "Wright Family Tree", Wright Family Tree as registered on Ancestry.com family files.
  3. [S126] Find-a-Grave.com Obituary, Various, Researched Feb 20, 2014.
  4. [S54] 1920 Fed Census, Pennsylvania, Lancaster County, Christiana Boro, ED 7, Dwelling #89, Family #98.
  5. [S66] 1930 Fed Census, Pennsylvania, Chester County, West Fallowfield Twp, Dist. 98, Dwelling 119, Family 128.
  6. [S44] 1900 Fed Census, Pennsylvania, Lancaster County, Sadsbury Twp, Christiana. Dwelling #131, Family #131.

Grace Salone Wright1

F, b. 1 February 1910, d. 19 October 1982
Father*Clarence Centoneal (Centennial?) Wright1 b. 4 Jul 1876, d. 4 Apr 1943
Mother*Margaret Irwin1 b. 12 Oct 1886, d. 22 May 1953
Last Edited15 Feb 2015
     Grace Salone Wright was born on 1 February 1910 at Lancaster, Pennsylvania.1,2 She died on 19 October 1982 at Lancaster, Pennsylvania, at age 72.2,3
     She appeared on the census of April 1910 at Sadsbury Township, Lancaster, Pennsylvania. She appeared on the census of 1920 at Bridge Street, Christiana, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.4 Her married name was Peace.1

Family

Children

Citations

  1. [S48] E Sue Gregg, compiler, "Personal Family Information.

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  2. [S199] Carla Wright, "Wright Family Tree", Researched Feb 20, 2014.
  3. [S40] Social Security Deaths, Various, SS Death Index, Various, SS records for Grace Peace.
  4. [S54] 1920 Fed Census, Pennsylvania, Lancaster County, Christiana Boro, ED 7, Dwelling #89, Family #98.

Richard Clarence Diller1

M, b. 6 April 1928, d. 9 June 1981
Father*Henry B Diller1 b. 1896, d. 1961
Mother*Catherine M Wright1 b. 28 Jul 1907, d. 1970
Last Edited20 Feb 2014
     Richard Clarence Diller was born on 6 April 1928 at Gap, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.1 He died on 9 June 1981 at Gap, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, at age 53.1 He was buried on 12 June 1981 at Sadsbury Friends Burial Ground, Christiana, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.2 Richard Clarence Diller Find-a-Grave.com ID # 116336648.
     He appeared on the census of 2 May 1940 at Twp Rd # 463 on North Side (Mine Rd), Salisbury Township, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.3

Citations

  1. [S48] E Sue Gregg, compiler, "Personal Family Information.

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  2. [S126] Find-a-Grave.com Obituary, Various, Researched Feb 20, 2014.
  3. [S147] April 1940 Census Records, unknown repository address, Pennsylvania, Lancaster, Salisbury, Dist 36-144, Visitation # 186.

Lillian Nancy Peace1

F, b. 27 October 1928, d. before 20 February 2017
Mother*Grace Salone Wright1 b. 1 Feb 1910, d. 19 Oct 1982
Last Edited20 Feb 2017
     Lillian Nancy Peace was born on 27 October 1928 at Pennsylvania.1,2 She died before 20 February 2017.3
     As of after 1940,her married name was Sotchin.1

Citations

  1. [S48] E Sue Gregg, compiler, "Personal Family Information.

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  2. [S147] April 1940 Census Records, unknown repository address, Pennsylvania, Lancaster, Bart, Dist 36-3, Visitation # 62.
  3. [S22] Lancaster Newspapers
    , Obituary in Feb 20, 2017, page A13. Also www.wildefuneralhome.com for sister, Judy Grier.

Harry Umpstead Peace Jr.1

M, b. 26 October 1930, d. before 20 February 2017
Mother*Grace Salone Wright1 b. 1 Feb 1910, d. 19 Oct 1982
Last Edited20 Feb 2017
     Harry Umpstead Peace Jr. was born on 26 October 1930 at Pennsylvania.1,2 He died before 20 February 2017.3

Citations

  1. [S48] E Sue Gregg, compiler, "Personal Family Information.

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  2. [S147] April 1940 Census Records, unknown repository address, Pennsylvania, Lancaster, Bart, Dist 36-3, Visitation # 62.
  3. [S22] Lancaster Newspapers
    , Obituary in Feb 20, 2017, page A13. Also www.wildefuneralhome.com for sister, Judy Grier.

Marge Catherine Peace1

F, b. 14 January 1933, d. before 20 February 2017
Mother*Grace Salone Wright1 b. 1 Feb 1910, d. 19 Oct 1982
Last Edited20 Feb 2017
     Marge Catherine Peace was born on 14 January 1933 at at home, Parkesburg, Chester, Pennsylvania.1 She died before 20 February 2017.2
     Her married name was Wood.3

Citations

  1. [S48] E Sue Gregg, compiler, "Personal Family Information.

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  2. [S22] Lancaster Newspapers
    , Obituary in Feb 20, 2017, page A13. Also www.wildefuneralhome.com for sister, Judy Grier.
  3. [S199] Carla Wright, "Wright Family Tree", Researched Feb 20, 2014.

Judy Elaine Peace1

F, b. 21 December 1941, d. 17 February 2017
Mother*Grace Salone Wright1 b. 1 Feb 1910, d. 19 Oct 1982
Last Edited20 Feb 2017
     Judy Elaine Peace was born on 21 December 1941 at at home, Paradise Twp, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.1 She died on 17 February 2017 at at home, Coatesville, Chester, Pennsylvania, at age 75; Judy E. Peace Grier, 75, of Coatesville, passed away at her home on Friday, February 17, 2017. She was the beloved wife of Lawrence B. Grier, Sr. with whom she shared 48 years of marriage. Born in Lancaster, she was the daughter of the late Harry U. Peace, Sr. and Grace Wright Peace.

She is survived, in addition to her husband, by three children; Catherine Wink, wife of Dennis, of Brownstown, Lawrence Grier Jr., husband of Stephanie, of Texas, and Loretta Grier, wife of Barry, of Colorado, 12 grandchildren, 13 great grandchildren and four sisters; Donna Landis of Narvon, Jean Engle of Mifflintown, Greta Wiggins of Gap and Virginia Danz of Willow Street. She was preceded in death by one daughter Georgette E. Sheaffer and four siblings; Harry U. Peace, Jr., Howard C. Peace, L. Nancy Softchin and Margie C. Wood.

Funeral services will be held on Thursday, February 23, 2017 at 3:00pm at the Wilde Funeral Home, 434 Main St. Parkesburg, PA with visitation and viewing one hour before the service and also Wednesday evening, February 22nd, from 6:30 to 8:30pm.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made in her memory to the American Heart Assoc. 5455 N. High Street, Columbus, OH 43214.2 Her funeral was held at Wilde Funeral Home, 434 Main St, Parkesburg, Chester, Pennsylvania, on 23 February 2017.2
     Her married name was Malbouef. Her married name was Grier.3

Family

Child

Citations

  1. [S48] E Sue Gregg, compiler, "Personal Family Information.

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  2. [S22] Lancaster Newspapers
    , Obituary in Feb 20, 2017, page A13. Also www.wildefuneralhome.com.
  3. [S176] Julie VanZandt, "Julie's Records", Received Family Sheets October 2013.

Greta Marie Peace1

F, b. 29 September 1943, d. 29 March 2017
Mother*Grace Salone Wright1 b. 1 Feb 1910, d. 19 Oct 1982
Last Edited1 Apr 2017
     Greta Marie Peace was born on 29 September 1943 at at home, Parkesburg, Chester, Pennsylvania.1 She married Stanley Thomas Wiggins.2 Greta Marie Wiggins died on 29 March 2017 at her home, Gap, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, at age 73. Her obituary: Greta Marie Wiggins, 73, of Gap, PA, passed away on Wednesday, March 29, 2017 at her home.

She was the widow of the late Stanley T. Wiggins. Sr. Born in Parkesburg, PA, she was the daughter of the late Harry "Mike" and Grace Wright Peace.

Greta was an area resident all her life and was a 1961 graduate of Octorara High School. Most of all, she loved spending time with her family and friends.

She is survived by her children: Donald Thompson and wife Jessica, of East Earl, Beth (Thompson) Martin and husband Todd of Frenchville, PA, David Thompson Jr of Gap, PA, Stanley "Tom" Wiggins, Jr and wife Eliz of Bedford, NH and Joyce (Wiggins) Reavey and husband James, of Downingtown, PA, 14 grandchildren; five great grandchildren, three sisters; Donna Landis of Narvon, Jean Engel of Mifflintown and Virgina Danz of Willow Street and her devoted companion William "Tug" Ogden.

She was preceded in death, along with her husband, by her siblings; Nancy Softchin, Margie Wood, Judy Grier, Howard Peace and Harry Peace.

Funeral service will be held on Tuesday, April 4, 2017, at 3:00 PM at the Wilde Funeral Home, 434 Main Street, Parkesburg, Pa followed by interment at the Glen Run Cemetery, Atglen, PA. Family and friends are also invited to attend the viewing at the funeral home from 1:00-3:00 PM.3 She was buried on 4 April 2017 at Glen Run Cemetery, Atglen, Chester, Virginia.3,4 Greta Marie Peace Find-a-Grave.com ID # 177936350.
     Her married name was Wiggins.2 As of 1 December 1961,her married name was Thompson.1 She lived on 20 February 2017 at Gap, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.5

Family

Stanley Thomas Wiggins b. 14 May 1937, d. 8 Nov 2007

Citations

  1. [S48] E Sue Gregg, compiler, "Personal Family Information.

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  2. [S176] Julie VanZandt, "Julie's Records", Family sheets received October 2014.
  3. [S282] Bachman Web Site, online http://www.wildefuneralhome.com, Obituary on line researched April 1, 2017.
  4. [S126] Find-a-Grave.com Obituary, Various, Researched Apr 1, 2017.
  5. [S22] Lancaster Newspapers
    , Obituary in Feb 20, 2017, page A13. Also www.wildefuneralhome.com for sister, Judy Grier.

Stanley Thomas Wiggins1

M, b. 14 May 1937, d. 8 November 2007
Last Edited1 Apr 2017
     Stanley Thomas Wiggins was born on 14 May 1937 at Newport News, Virginia.2 He married Greta Marie Peace, daughter of Grace Salone Wright.3 Stanley Thomas Wiggins died on 8 November 2007 at Lancaster Hospice Essa Flory Center, Lancaster, Lancaster, Virginia, at age 70.2 He was buried on 13 November 2007 at Glen Run Cemetery, Atglen, Chester, Virginia.2 Stanley Thomas Wiggins Find-a-Grave.com ID # 48255002.

Family

Greta Marie Peace b. 29 Sep 1943, d. 29 Mar 2017

Citations

  1. [S48] E Sue Gregg, compiler, "Personal Family Information.

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  2. [S126] Find-a-Grave.com Obituary, Various, Researched Apr 1, 2017.
  3. [S176] Julie VanZandt, "Julie's Records", Family sheets received October 2014.

Howard Carnell Peace1

M, b. 22 February 1935, d. 22 February 1990
Mother*Grace Salone Wright1 b. 1 Feb 1910, d. 19 Oct 1982
Last Edited15 Feb 2015
     Howard Carnell Peace was born on 22 February 1935 at at home, Parkesburg, Chester, Pennsylvania. 1940 Census states he was born approx 1935, not 1955.1,2 He died on 22 February 1990 at Kinzers, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, at age 55.3

Citations

  1. [S48] E Sue Gregg, compiler, "Personal Family Information.

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  2. [S147] April 1940 Census Records, unknown repository address, Pennsylvania, Lancaster, Bart, Dist 36-3, Visitation # 62.
  3. [S199] Carla Wright, "Wright Family Tree", Researched Feb 20, 2014.

Margaret Loucks1

F, b. March 1835
Last Edited21 Jan 2017
     Margaret Loucks was born in March 1835 at Pennsylvania; listed on 1900 Census with Daughter Lena and her family # 137. States was widowed, had 3 children, 2 living in 1900 and she could read and write.1
     She appeared on the census of 26 June 1900 at Sadsbury Township, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.2

Family

Child

Citations

  1. [S44] 1900 Fed Census, Sadsbury Twp, Roll 1425 Bk 2, Page 60.
  2. [S44] 1900 Fed Census, Pennsylvania, Lancaster, Sadsbury, Dist 104, Dwelling # 137, Family # 137.

Alta Wright1

F, b. September 1886
Father*Harry C Wright1 b. 25 May 1868, d. 6 Jan 1912
Mother*Lena Loucks1 b. 12 Jun 1870, d. 17 Mar 1934
Last Edited9 Sep 2001
     Alta Wright was born in September 1886 at Pennsylvania.1
     She appeared on the census of 26 June 1900 at Sadsbury Township, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.2

Citations

  1. [S44] 1900 Fed Census, Sadsbury Twp, Roll 1425 Bk 2, Page 60.
  2. [S44] 1900 Fed Census, Pennsylvania, Lancaster, Sadsbury, Dist 104, Dwelling # 137, Family # 137.

Stella Wright1

F, b. January 1888
Father*Harry C Wright1 b. 25 May 1868, d. 6 Jan 1912
Mother*Lena Loucks1 b. 12 Jun 1870, d. 17 Mar 1934
Last Edited9 Sep 2001
     Stella Wright was born in January 1888 at Pennsylvania.1
     She appeared on the census of 26 June 1900 at Sadsbury Township, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.2

Citations

  1. [S44] 1900 Fed Census, Sadsbury Twp, Roll 1425 Bk 2, Page 60, Family #137.
  2. [S44] 1900 Fed Census, Pennsylvania, Lancaster, Sadsbury, Dist 104, Dwelling # 137, Family # 137.

Clair Charles Wright1,2

M, b. March 1889, d. 1958
Father*Harry C Wright1 b. 25 May 1868, d. 6 Jan 1912
Mother*Lena Loucks1 b. 12 Jun 1870, d. 17 Mar 1934
Last Edited10 Jan 2015
     Clair Charles Wright was born in March 1889 at Pennsylvania.1 He married Lovella Redman, daughter of Lydia Redman, in 1911.3,4 Clair Charles Wright died in 1958.5 He was buried in 1958 at Sadsbury Friends Burial Grounds, Christiana, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.5 Clair Charles Wright Find-a-Grave.com ID # 120412152.
     He appeared on the census of 26 June 1900 at Sadsbury Township, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.6 He appeared on the census of 26 April 1910 at Green Street, Christiana, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.7 He was a laborer in a Nursery on 26 April 1910 at Christiana, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.7 He was a laborer in a green house. on 8 January 1920.3 He and Lovella Wright appeared on the census of 8 January 1920 at Green St, Christiana, Lancaster, Pennsylvania. Also included in this family are David E Redman, brother-in-law of Clair Wright, (Loella's brother), age 23, and Stella McCoullough, a boarder, age 31, who was widowed.3 Clair Charles Wright was a laborer in a green house on 12 April 1930 at Christiana, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.4 He and Lovella Wright appeared on the census of 12 April 1930 at 109 Slokom Avenue, Christiana, Lancaster, Pennsylvania; Clair owned this home and rented 2 apartments to others.4 Clair Charles Wright and Lovella Wright appeared on the census of 17 April 1940 at Christiana, Lancaster, Pennsylvania. Living with the family at time of this census is a nephew, Webster McClure, age 18, and single, who was an apprentice in a machine shop.8

Family

Lovella Redman b. 1893, d. 1955

Citations

  1. [S44] 1900 Fed Census, Sadsbury Twp, Roll 1425 Bk 2, Page 60, Family #137.
  2. [S156] Ancestry Family Tree, online www.ancestry.com.
  3. [S54] 1920 Fed Census, Pennsylvania, Lancaster, Christiana, Dist 7, Dwelling # 129, Family # 144.
  4. [S66] 1930 Fed Census, Pennsylvania, Lancaster, Christiana, Dist 6, Dwelling # 191, Family # 222.
  5. [S126] Find-a-Grave.com Obituary, Various, Researched Jan 8, 2015.
  6. [S44] 1900 Fed Census, Pennsylvania, Lancaster, Sadsbury, Dist 104, Dwelling # 137, Family # 137.
  7. [S56] 1910 Fed Census, Pennsylvania, Lancaster, Christiana, Dist 7, Dwelling # 169, Family # 171.
  8. [S147] April 1940 Census Records, unknown repository address, Pennsylvania, Lancaster, Christiana, Dist 36-6, Visitation # 45.

Earl J Wright1,2

M, b. 22 June 1893, d. 26 July 1970
Father*Harry C Wright1 b. 25 May 1868, d. 6 Jan 1912
Mother*Lena Loucks1 b. 12 Jun 1870, d. 17 Mar 1934
Last Edited11 Jan 2015
     Earl J Wright was born on 22 June 1893 at Lancaster, Pennsylvania.1,2 He married Mary Catharine Witmer before 1923 at Pennsylvania.2 Earl J Wright died on 26 July 1970 at age 77.2 He was buried on 29 July 1970 at Sadsbury Friends Burial Grounds, Christiana, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.2 Earl J Wright Find-a-Grave.com ID # 120502921.
     He appeared on the census of 26 June 1900 at Sadsbury Township, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.3 He appeared on the census of 26 April 1910 at Green Street, Christiana, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.4 He and Mary Catharine Wright appeared on the census of 4 April 1930 at 428 Bridge Street, Christiana, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.5 Earl J Wright witnessed the death of Lena Wright on 17 March 1934 at Christiana, Lancaster, Pennsylvania; Cause of death was Brights disease.6

Family

Mary Catharine Witmer b. 5 Jun 1904, d. 17 May 2002
Children

Citations

  1. [S44] 1900 Fed Census, Sadsbury Twp, Roll 1425 Bk 2, Page 60, Family #137.
  2. [S126] Find-a-Grave.com Obituary, Various, Researched Jan 6, 2015.
  3. [S44] 1900 Fed Census, Pennsylvania, Lancaster, Sadsbury, Dist 104, Dwelling # 137, Family # 137.
  4. [S56] 1910 Fed Census, Pennsylvania, Lancaster, Christiana, Dist 7, Dwelling # 169, Family # 171.
  5. [S66] 1930 Fed Census, Pennsylvania, Lancaster, Christiana, Dist 6, Dwelling # 116, Family # 125.
  6. [S32] Death Certificate, Pennsylvania, Death Certificates, 1906-1964 for Lena Wright # 29546.
  7. [S126] Find-a-Grave.com Obituary, Various, Researched Jan 8, 2015.

Elma Wright1

F, b. July 1897
Father*Harry C Wright1 b. 25 May 1868, d. 6 Jan 1912
Mother*Lena Loucks1 b. 12 Jun 1870, d. 17 Mar 1934
Last Edited1 Jan 2011
     Elma Wright was born in July 1897 at Pennsylvania.1
     She appeared on the census of 26 June 1900 at Sadsbury Township, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.2 She appeared on the census of 26 April 1910 at Green Street, Christiana, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.3

Citations

  1. [S44] 1900 Fed Census, Sadsbury Twp, Roll 1425 Bk 2, Page 60, Family #137.
  2. [S44] 1900 Fed Census, Pennsylvania, Lancaster, Sadsbury, Dist 104, Dwelling # 137, Family # 137.
  3. [S56] 1910 Fed Census, Pennsylvania, Lancaster, Christiana, Dist 7, Dwelling # 169, Family # 171.

Sarah Jane Mitchell1,2

F, b. 24 August 1871, d. 18 April 1958
Father*John Mitchell1 b. 19 Nov 1846, d. 14 Jun 1920
Mother*Sara Jane Kneebone1 b. 22 Sep 1855, d. 23 Dec 1920
Last Edited23 Jan 2016
     Sarah Jane Mitchell was born on 24 August 1871 at England.1,2 She married Charles M Metzler after 1880.2 Sarah Jane Metzler died on 18 April 1958 at St Joseph's Hospital, Lancaster, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, at age 86. Cause of death was congestive heart failure.2
She was buried on 21 April 1958 at Strasburg Mennonite Cemetery, Strasburg, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.2
     As of after 1880,her married name was Metzler.2 She appeared on the census of 19 June 1880 at Paradise Township, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.3 She and Charles M Metzler appeared on the census of 7 June 1900 at South Side West Main St, Strasburg, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.4 As of before 1958, Sarah Jane Mitchell was also known as Jennie Metzler.2 She lived before 18 April 1958 at Paradise, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.2

Family

Charles M Metzler b. 13 Dec 1864, d. 27 May 1951
Children

Citations

  1. [S47] 1880 Fed Census, Film 1255143, Paradise Twp, Lancaster Co, Pa Page 482D.
  2. [S32] Death Certificate, Pennsylvania Death Certificates 1906-1963. # 36750.
  3. [S47] 1880 Fed Census, Pennsylvania, Lancaster, Paradise, Dist 173, Dwelling # 317, Family # 344.
  4. [S44] 1900 Fed Census, Pennsylvania, Lancaster, Strasburg, Dist 108, Dwelling # 114, Family # 121.

Lizzie Mitchell1

F, b. 1875
Father*John Mitchell1 b. 19 Nov 1846, d. 14 Jun 1920
Mother*Sara Jane Kneebone1 b. 22 Sep 1855, d. 23 Dec 1920
Last Edited9 Sep 2001
     Lizzie Mitchell was born in 1875 at Pennsylvania.1
     She appeared on the census of 19 June 1880 at Paradise Township, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.2

Citations

  1. [S47] 1880 Fed Census, Film 1255143, Paradise Twp, Lancaster Co, Pa Page 482D.
  2. [S47] 1880 Fed Census, Pennsylvania, Lancaster, Paradise, Dist 173, Dwelling # 317, Family # 344.

Edna Wright1

F, b. April 1900
Father*Charles Martin Wright1 b. 20 Dec 1879, d. 12 Apr 1945
Mother*Ada Elizabeth Forsythe1 b. 18 Jul 1881, d. 11 Dec 1957
Last Edited8 Feb 2008
     Edna Wright was born in April 1900 at Lancaster, Pennsylvania.1
     She appeared on the census of 18 April 1910 at Bridge Street, Christiana, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.2

Citations

  1. [S44] 1900 Fed Census, Sadsbury Twp, Roll 1425 Bk 2, Page 58, Family #99.
  2. [S56] 1910 Fed Census, Pennsylvania, Lancaster, Christiana, Dist # 7, Dwelling # 44, Family # 44.

Thomas Wright1

M, b. 1805, d. before 1870
Last Edited2 Jan 2016
     Thomas Wright was born in 1805 at Pennsylvania.1 He married Martha Nickelson circa 1830.1 Thomas Wright died before 1870. Not listed on 1870 census.2
     He and Martha Wright appeared on the census of 30 August 1850 at Sadsbury Township, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.3 Thomas Wright and Martha Wright appeared on the census of 12 July 1860 at Smyrna, Bart Township, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.4

Family

Martha Nickelson b. 1808
Children

Citations

  1. [S41] 1850 Fed Census, Sadsbury Twp, Lancaster Co, PA Roll 789, page 9, Family #121.
  2. [S62] 1870 Fed Census, Pennsylvania, Lancaster, Bart, Dwelling # 225, Family # 250. Same family # as son Thomas & his family.
  3. [S41] 1850 Fed Census, Pennsylvania, Lancaster, Sadsbury Township, Dwelling # 121, Family # 121.
  4. [S42] 1860 Fed Census, Pennsylvania, Lancaster, Bart Township, Dwelling # 172, Family # 174.

Martha Nickelson1,2,3

F, b. 1808
Last Edited23 Jul 2016
     Martha Nickelson was born in 1808 at Pennsylvania; she is recorded as age 55 on 1870 census.1,4 She married Thomas Wright circa 1830.1
     As of circa 1830,her married name was Wright.1 Martha Wright and Thomas Wright appeared on the census of 30 August 1850 at Sadsbury Township, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.5 Martha Wright and Thomas Wright appeared on the census of 12 July 1860 at Smyrna, Bart Township, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.6 Martha Wright appeared on the census of 3 July 1870 at Smyrna, Bart Township, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.7

Family

Thomas Wright b. 1805, d. b 1870
Children

Citations

  1. [S41] 1850 Fed Census, Sadsbury Twp, Lancaster Co, PA Roll 789, page 9, Family #121.
  2. [S126] Find-a-Grave.com Obituary, Various, Maiden Name provided by Dennis Brandt, Find-a-grave researcher to me in email. Jan 5 2015.
  3. [S32] Death Certificate, Pennsylvania, Death Certificates, 1906-1963 # 17623 for son Charles.
  4. [S62] 1870 Fed Census, Pennsylvania, Lancaster County, Bart Township, Dwelling # 227, Family # 250.
  5. [S41] 1850 Fed Census, Pennsylvania, Lancaster, Sadsbury Township, Dwelling # 121, Family # 121.
  6. [S42] 1860 Fed Census, Pennsylvania, Lancaster, Bart Township, Dwelling # 172, Family # 174.
  7. [S62] 1870 Fed Census, Pennsylvania, Lancaster, Bart, Dwelling # 225, Family # 250. Same family # as son Thomas & his family.

Rebecca Wright1

F, b. 1831
Father*Thomas Wright1 b. 1805, d. b 1870
Mother*Martha Nickelson1 b. 1808
Last Edited7 Feb 2014
     Rebecca Wright was born in 1831 at Pennsylvania.1
     She appeared on the census of 30 August 1850 at Sadsbury Township, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.2

Citations

  1. [S41] 1850 Fed Census, Sadsbury Twp, Lancaster Co, PA Roll 789, page 9, Family #121.
  2. [S41] 1850 Fed Census, Pennsylvania, Lancaster, Sadsbury Township, Dwelling # 121, Family # 121.

Levi P Wright1,2

M, b. 1833, d. unknown
Father*Thomas Wright1 b. 1805, d. b 1870
Mother*Martha Nickelson1 b. 1808
Last Edited4 Jan 2016
No Death date ever inscribed on stone.
     Levi P Wright was born in 1833 at Pennsylvania.1 He married Catherine M Keene before 1861.3 Levi P Wright died unknown at Paradise Township, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.2,4 He was buried after 1899 at Calvary Monument Cemetery, Paradise, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.2 Levi P Wright Find-a-Grave.com ID # 21473880.
     He appeared on the census of 30 August 1850 at Sadsbury Township, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.5 He began military service on 28 July 1863 at Paradise Township, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, and was notified of his draft by newspaper article for District 43, Paradise Township.6 He witnessed Levi Wright is recorded in directory as a laborer, post office Bart. in 1869 at Bart, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.7 He and Catherine M Wright appeared on the census of 30 June 1870 at Smyrna, Bart Township, Lancaster, Pennsylvania; Levi and Catherine Wright's parents were both born in Pennsylvania indicated on census.3 Levi P Wright was a laborer on 5 June 1880 at Paradise Township, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.8 He and Catherine M Keene appeared on the census of 5 June 1880 at Paradise Township, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.8 Levi P Wright was a laborer in 1899 at Smyrna-Bart Township, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.4

Family

Catherine M Keene b. 1829, d. 1901
Children

Citations

  1. [S41] 1850 Fed Census, Sadsbury Twp, Lancaster Co, PA Roll 789, page 9, Family #121.
  2. [S126] Find-a-Grave.com Obituary, Various, Researched Feb 22, 2014.
  3. [S62] 1870 Fed Census, Pennsylvania, Lancaster County, Bart Township, Dwelling #156, Family # 166.
  4. [S265] City Directories, Listed on page 841, living in Symrna, Lancaster County, PA.
  5. [S41] 1850 Fed Census, Pennsylvania, Lancaster, Sadsbury Township, Dwelling # 121, Family # 121.
  6. [S202] Newspaper and date.
  7. [S128] Lanc Co Directory, page #154 of the directory. On Pa-Genealogy digital copy of directory listed on page 144.
  8. [S47] 1880 Fed Census, Pennsylvania, Lancaster, Paradise, Dwelling # 106, Family # 113.

Downing Wright1

M, b. 1835
Father*Thomas Wright1 b. 1805, d. b 1870
Mother*Martha Nickelson1 b. 1808
Last Edited7 Feb 2014
     Downing Wright was born in 1835 at Pennsylvania.1
     He appeared on the census of 30 August 1850 at Sadsbury Township, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.2 He appeared on the census of 12 July 1860 at Smyrna, Bart Township, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.3 He Located a photo with death date inscribed from Julie VanZandt's records. on 15 October 2001.

Citations

  1. [S41] 1850 Fed Census, Sadsbury Twp, Lancaster Co, PA Roll 789, page 9, Family #121.
  2. [S41] 1850 Fed Census, Pennsylvania, Lancaster, Sadsbury Township, Dwelling # 121, Family # 121.
  3. [S42] 1860 Fed Census, Pennsylvania, Lancaster, Bart Township, Dwelling # 172, Family # 174.

Sarah Wright1

F, b. 1837
Father*Thomas Wright1 b. 1805, d. b 1870
Mother*Martha Nickelson1 b. 1808
Last Edited7 Feb 2014
     Sarah Wright was born in 1837 at Pennsylvania.1
     She appeared on the census of 30 August 1850 at Sadsbury Township, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.2

Citations

  1. [S41] 1850 Fed Census, Sadsbury Twp, Lancaster Co, PA Roll 789, page 9, Family #121.
  2. [S41] 1850 Fed Census, Pennsylvania, Lancaster, Sadsbury Township, Dwelling # 121, Family # 121.

Elizabeth Wright1

F, b. 1840
Father*Thomas Wright1 b. 1805, d. b 1870
Mother*Martha Nickelson1 b. 1808
Last Edited7 Feb 2014
     Elizabeth Wright was born in 1840 at Pennsylvania.1
     She appeared on the census of 30 August 1850 at Sadsbury Township, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.2

Citations

  1. [S41] 1850 Fed Census, Sadsbury Twp, Lancaster Co, PA Roll 789, page 9, Family #121.
  2. [S41] 1850 Fed Census, Pennsylvania, Lancaster, Sadsbury Township, Dwelling # 121, Family # 121.

Charles S Wright1,2

M, b. 3 May 1844, d. 2 February 1908
Father*Thomas Wright1 b. 1805, d. b 1870
Mother*Martha Nickelson1 b. 1808
Last Edited22 Jul 2016
Charles Wrigjt tombstone at Nickel Mines Cemetery
     Charles S Wright was born on 3 May 1844 at Lancaster, Pennsyvania.1,3,2,4 He married Joanna Leech, daughter of John G Leech and Maria Rockey, circa 1865.3,5 Charles S Wright died on 2 February 1908 at Bart Township, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, at age 63. Cause of death was paralysis of the heart, found dead, and died sometime between 9pm Feb 1, 1908 and 4am Feb 2, 1908.2,4 He was buried on 5 February 1908 at Nickel Mine Cemetery, Nickel Mines, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.2 Charles S Wright Find-a-Grave.com ID # 22032222.6
     He appeared on the census of 30 August 1850 at Sadsbury Township, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.7 He appeared on the census of 12 July 1860 at Smyrna, Bart Township, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.8 He witnessed Charles is listed in directory as a laborer, post office Bart. in 1869 at Bart, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.9 He was listed as being a miner in this census. on 1 July 1870 at Bart Township, Lancaster, Pennsyvania.3 He and Joanna Leech appeared on the census of 1 July 1870 at Smyrna, Bart Township, Lancaster, Pennsyvania; Charles & Joanna Wright's parents are both listed as being born in US.3 Charles S Wright was a miner. on 3 June 1880 at Bart Township, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.10 He and Joanna Leech appeared on the census of 3 June 1880 at Bart Township, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.10 Charles S Wright was a farmer and owned his own farm. on 13 June 1900 at Bart Township, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.5 He and Joanna Wright appeared on the census of 13 June 1900 at Bart Township, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, This census states Johanna was not a mother to any children.5 A note I copied at St James church on April 26, 1989 states Entries for Grace Episcopal Church at Nickel Mines are entered in Book 3-8172, vol 4. These volumes have been copied and are currently found at Lancaster Historical Society, Lancaster, PA. Grace Episcopal is the original name of this church and cemetery.
A second note states records from Gap Mining Company are in the recorders office of the Lancaster Co Court house. 8-5-72 A date of July 26, 1857 is with this note.
on 26 April 1989 at Grace Episcopal Church and Cemetery.11

Family

Joanna Leech b. May 1842, d. 28 Dec 1929

Citations

  1. [S41] 1850 Fed Census, Sadsbury Twp, Lancaster Co, PA Roll 789, page 9, Family #121.
  2. [S13] Various Persons Cemetery Records, E. Sue Gregg, Ronks, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, Nickel Mine Cemetery.
  3. [S62] 1870 Fed Census, Pennsylvania, Lancaster County, Bart Township, Dwelling # 207, Family # 224.
  4. [S32] Death Certificate, Pennsylvania, Death Certificates, 1906-1963 # 17623.
  5. [S44] 1900 Fed Census, Pennsylvania, Lancaster, Bart Township, District #1, Dwelling # 155, Family # 156.
  6. [S126] Find-a-Grave.com Obituary, Various.
  7. [S41] 1850 Fed Census, Pennsylvania, Lancaster, Sadsbury Township, Dwelling # 121, Family # 121.
  8. [S42] 1860 Fed Census, Pennsylvania, Lancaster, Bart Township, Dwelling # 172, Family # 174.
  9. [S128] Lanc Co Directory, page #154 of the directory. On Pa-Genealogy digital copy of directory listed on page 144.
  10. [S47] 1880 Fed Census, Pennsylvania, Lancaster, Bart Township, Dist # 175, Dwelling # 19, Family # 19.
  11. [S18] E. Sue Gregg, compiler, "Personally Told me."

Margaret Wright1

F, b. 1842
Father*Thomas Wright1 b. 1805, d. b 1870
Mother*Martha Nickelson1 b. 1808
Last Edited7 Feb 2014
     Margaret Wright was born in 1842 at Pennsylvania.1
     She appeared on the census of 30 August 1850 at Sadsbury Township, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.2 She appeared on the census of 12 July 1860 at Smyrna, Bart Township, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.3

Citations

  1. [S41] 1850 Fed Census, Sadsbury Twp, Lancaster Co, PA Roll 789, page 9, Family #121.
  2. [S41] 1850 Fed Census, Pennsylvania, Lancaster, Sadsbury Township, Dwelling # 121, Family # 121.
  3. [S42] 1860 Fed Census, Pennsylvania, Lancaster, Bart Township, Dwelling # 172, Family # 174.