Phineas Wright Genealogy

Phinehas Wright of Hartford, Conn., m. Zilpha Cooper of Westmoreland, N. H., settled at Walpole and removed to Keene abt. 1796. Caleb2 Wright, son of Phinehas, b. Feb. 15, 1794, d. Keene, Nov. 21, 1869; m. Dec. 7, 1815, Sarah Reed, b. Surry, July 14, 1796, d. Keene, Nov. 16, 1838. Among their fifteen children, was:

  • Calvin3, b. Keene, Mar. 13, 1816; d. Gilsum, Feb. 16, 1907; m. Diantha Leborveau of Keene, and had six children. Mr. and Mrs. Calvin Wright lived in S., on the Old Kemp or John Dunn place for a few years, and had born here:
    • ¬†Harriet Emily4, b. Oct. 14, 1847; d. Feb. 14, 1848.
    • A son, George Abbott4, b. Swanzey, Aug. 18, 1844; d. S. Mar. 3, 1848.

    These two children were buried in the village cemetery in Surry. We have more in regard to the Caleb Wright family, but do not print it as an extended account of the Wright family is being prepared for the Surry Town History.



MLA Source Citation:

Seward, Josiah Lafayette. A History of the Town of Sullivan, New Hampshire 1777-1917. Keene, New Hampshire. c1921. AccessGenealogy.com. Web. 17 September 2014. http://www.accessgenealogy.com/genealogy/phineas-wright-genealogy.htm - Last updated on Mar 6th, 2013

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