Arkansas Wrights In The 1870 Census
Bennett WRIGHT, son of James Wright was born January 11, 1810
in North Carolina, and died November 16, 1863 during the Civil War in Madison
Co. Arkansas. He married Lucinda MCELYEA Abt. 1836.
Lucinda MCELYEA was born to Jesse MCELYEA April 4, 1821.
My great grandmother was Lucinda Ann WRIGHT, daughter of Bennett and Lucinda "MCELYEA" WRIGHT.
The only time I was able to find Bennett was in the 1860 Madison County, Arkansas census. In the 1870 Carroll County, Arkansas only Lucinda and children were listed.
Born: August 1837 Alabama
Died: Sept. 1907
Buried: Grandview Cemetery, Carroll Co. AR.
Married: Henrietta FERGUSON
|Rachel L. WRIGHT
Born: April 1838 Jackson Co. Alabama
Died: Dec. 1919
Buried: Beulah Union Cemetery, Carroll Co. AR
Married: Nov. 7, 1859
Spouse: Isaac N. NELSON
|James M. WRIGHT
Born: abt.1841 Alabama
Married: Mary C. unknown
Born: abt. 1843 Alabama
Born: May 1844 Alabama
Died: Sept. 1919 Carroll Co. Arkansas
Buried: Blackjack Cemetery, Carroll Co. AR
Married: 1st Susan ELIS, 2nd Martha A. Burris
|John D. WRIGHT
Born: 1845 Alabama
Died: Nov. 1863
Buried: Rock House Cemetery, Carroll Co. AR.
|Sarah A. WRIGHT
Born: abt. 1850 Alabama
Married: Elisha ROSSON
|Martha A. WRIGHT
Born: Jan. 1855 Arkansas
Died: April 25, 1897 Indian Territory Married: Robert Jefferson VANCE
|Lucinda Ann WRIGHT
Born: February 25, 1857 Arkansas
Died: July 25, 1926, Joplin, Jasper County, Missouri
Married: William H. BURNETT
Lucind Ann(Wright)Burnett's Obit
|Andrew Jackson WRIGHT
Born: April 1859 Arkansas
Died: July 1936 Hart, Pontotoc County, Oklahoma
1st Married: March 1880
1st Spouse: Amanda Catherine Pace
2nd Married: Sept. 1895
2nd Spouse: Nettie Alice ALLEN
Born: abt. 1861.
Married: 1st R.T. Chatwick, 2nd J.B. MORRIS