Philemon Wright, a soldier of the war of 1812, married Abigail Bigelow, and reared six children. He came to Keene, from Worcester, Mass., in 1833, and remained here until his death, in 1862. His daughter Mary married Will-. lam Rand, who served two years in the late war. Their three children are, Abbie S., who married John W. Patch, and resides in Boston; Fannie M. and Mary I., who live at home.