FRANCIS WRIGHT FAMILY 

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 AMHERST COUNTY, VIRGINIA


Compiled by Thelma Faye Cain Prince, © Copyright 1998

Generation No. 5

26.  BURCH W.5  WRIGHT (BENJAMIN 4 MOSES3, BENJAMIN2, FRANCIS1) was
born Abt. 1840 in Amherst Co. Va..  He married VIRGINIA ROSA THOMPSON January
31, 1872 in Amherst Co. Va., daughter of JAMES THOMPSON and ELIZABETH
HARVIE.

Notes for BURCH W. WRIGHT:
The research of Hazel Price, descendant of Luvinia R. Wright and Henry Berry Cash, was
contributed for this compilation.

More About BURCH W. WRIGHT:
Occupation: Farmer
Residences: 1880 Amherst Co. Va. census

Notes for VIRGINIA ROSA THOMPSON:
1880 Amherst Co. Va. census lists the Camden children, George, Thomas and Millie Ann,
and a cousin, James Camden, age 23 in the household of Burch and Virginia Wright.
Virginia was the widow of Thomas Jackson Camden, Sr.

Children of BURCH WRIGHT and VIRGINIA THOMPSON are:

37.   i. LUVINIA ROBERSON6 WRIGHT, b. February 18, 1873, Amherst Co. Va.; d.
August 22, 1948, Amherst Co. Va. m. HENRY BERRY CASH.
       ii. MARY V. WRIGHT, b. Abt. 1877, Va.; m. JOHN JUDSON BRADSHAW, April 08, 1894.
       iii. WILLIAM WALKER WRIGHT, b. Abt. 1879; d. November 20, 1964; m. MAGGIE WOODSON.

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27.  HOWARD5 CASH (MARY NANCY 4 WRIGHT, MOSES3, BENJAMIN2, FRANCIS1) was born October 09, 1794 in Amherst Co. Va., and died Aft. 1850  probably in DeKalb Co. Ga..  He married SALLY PROFFITT September 19, 1818 in Nelson Co.  Va.  I don't have a list of all of their children.

Child of HOWARD CASH and SALLY PROFFITT is:
 i. WINSTON H.6 CASH, b. Abt. 1821, Amherst Co. Va.; m. CAROLINE CASH, daughter of Stephen P. Cash, on December 12, 1858, DeKalb Co. Ga.

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28.  BELINDA5 CASH (MARY NANCY 4 WRIGHT, MOSES3, BENJAMIN2, FRANCIS1) was born December 28, 1796 in Amherst Co. Va..  She married JOHN W. CAMPBELLMarch 09, 1818 in Amherst Co. VA.

Child of BELINDA CASH and JOHN CAMPBELL is:
 i. SARAH6 CAMPBELL m. RUFUS H. CASH, August 30, 1848, DeKalb Co. Ga.

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29.  MOSES5 WRIGHT (JOHN W.4 , MOSES3, BENJAMIN2, FRANCIS1)  was born
March 12, 1803 in Amherst Co. Va., and died June 17, 1882 in Pike Co. Ohio.  He and wife
buried in Gregg's Hill Cem.  He married LYDIA McCANN September 07, 1824 in Bedford Co. Va., daughter of DANIEL McCANN and BETSEY COTTRELL.

Children of MOSES WRIGHT and LYDIA McCANN are:
38.   i. JOHN 6 WRIGHT, b. Abt. 1825, Va.; d. Found in 1850 Pike Co. Ohio census.
39.  ii. WILLIAM D. WRIGHT, b. Abt. 1829, Va.; d. In 1860 Pike Co. Oh census.
      iii. JAMES WRIGHT, b. Abt. 1831, Va..
      iv. ELIZA JANE WRIGHT, b. Abt. 1833, Va.; m. FRANCIS M. HITT, November 03,
1852, Pike Co. OHio.
     v. ELIZABETH WRIGHT, b. Abt. 1835, Va..
    vi. WIATT WRIGHT, b. Abt. 1836, Va..
   vii. SUSAN WRIGHT, b. Abt. 1838, OH.
  viii. EFFA WRIGHT, b. Abt. 1841, OH; m. WILLIAM PINKERTON, February 03, 1859,
Pike Co. OH.
   ix. EADY WRIGHT, b. Abt. 1843, OH; m. HENRY J. BAUMASTER, March 21, 1863,
Pike Co. OH.
   x. LAVISA WRIGHT, b. Abt. 1845, OH.
  xi. MARGARET WRIGHT, b. Abt. 1848, Pike Co. OH; d. October 01, 1894, State
Hospital, Athens, OH; m. WILLIAM HENRY ODELL, May 24, 1870, Gregg's Hill, Pike
Co. OH.
 xii. DANIEL WRIGHT, b. Abt. 1848.

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30.  ELIZABETH 5 WRIGHT (JOHN W.4 , MOSES3, BENJAMIN2, FRANCIS1)  was born Abt. 1809 in Amherst Co. Va, and died Abt. 1851 in Newton Twp. Pike Co. Ohio.  She married ALEXANDER LOGAN, JR. December 12, 1827 in Amherst Co. Va.

More About ALEXANDER LOGAN, JR.:
Residences: 1850, Pike Co. OH
Residences: 1870, Seward Co. NE

Children of ELIZABETH WRIGHT and ALEXANDER LOGAN are:
40.  i. ROSA JANE6 LOGAN, b. Abt. 1829, Amherst Co.Va.; d. Found in 1850 , Seal Twp. Pike Co. Oh census.
      ii. SARAH LOGAN, b. Abt. 1830, Amherst Co.Va.; d. April 1850, Pike Co. Ohio.
     iii. WILLIAM H. LOGAN, b. Abt. 1832, Amherst Co. Va..
     iv. JOHN JAMES LOGAN, b. March 13, 1833, Amherst Co. Va.; d. November 28, 1889, Alliance, Box Butte, NE; m. MARY NEEDLES, March 12, 1860, Knoxville, Knox Co. IL.
    v. ELIZABETH LOGAN, b. February 09, 1836, Amherst Co. Va.; d. August 17, 1914,
Knox Co. IL; m. PLEASANT THURMAN, October 25, 1860, Knoxville, Knox Co. IL.
   vi. MILDRED MELVA LOGAN, b. April 28, 1837, Amherst Co. Va.; d. 1921, Knox Co.
IL; m. DAVID WOOLSEY, May 04, 1856, Knox Co. IL.
  vii. JULIA ANN LOGAN, b. October 14, 1838, Amherst Co. Va.; d. March 29, 1902,
Seward Co, NE; m. ELIJAH GLEASON, 1863, Logan Co. IL.
 viii. ALEXANDER LOGAN, b. February 14, 1843, Amherst Co. Va.; d. February 08,
1922, Logan Co. IL; m. SARAH ELIZABETH RUSSELL, February 28, 1871, Knox Co. IL.
  ix. MALINDA LOGAN, b. Abt. 1845, OH..
  x. JACKSON MARCELLUS LOGAN, b. Abt. 1846, Pike Co. OH.; d. NE; m. RACHEL
ANN ARIE, Abt. 1879, Knox Co. IL.
 xi. SAMUEL LOGAN, b. Abt. 1850.

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31.  MALINDA5 WRIGHT (JOHN W.4 , MOSES3, BENJAMIN2, FRANCIS1)  was born
Abt. 1820 in Amherst Co. Va., and died October 30, 1895 in Utica, Seward, Nebraska.  She married ALEXANDER LOGAN, JR. October 12, 1852 in Pike Co. Ohio.

More About ALEXANDER LOGAN, JR.:
Residences: 1850, Pike Co. OH
Residences: 1870, Seward Co. NE

Children of MALINDA WRIGHT and ALEXANDER LOGAN are:
 i. MARY A.6 LOGAN, b. Abt. 1853; m. PETER DEIDEL, Abt. 1878, Seward Co, NE.
 ii. ELIZA LOGAN, b. Abt. 1854; m. PATRICK GLEASON, Abt. 1879, Seward Co, NE.
 iii. FRANCIS MARION LOGAN, b. November 07, 1855, Knox Co. IL; d. March 19, 1945,  Chase, NE; m. SARAH J. MCMANNIGAL, September 04, 1879, Red Willow, NE.
 iv. C. NELSON LOGAN, b. Abt. 1857, Knox Co. IL; d. NE.
 v. GEORGE LOGAN, b. Abt. 1859, Knox Co. IL; d. Aft. 1895.

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32.  SHELTON H.5 WRIGHT (JESSE4 , MOSES3, BENJAMIN2, FRANCIS1)was born
July 20, 1820, and died September 18, 1862.  He married ELIZABETH CAMPBELL
August 17, 1840 in Amherst Co. Va., daughter of LAWSON CAMPBELL and FRANCES
HUDSON.

This line was researched by Mrs. Grace Wright Kraas, Charlottesville, Va. 1998, a
descendant through Cary Lucas Wright and Rosa Emily Cash, daughter of Cary Jefferson
Cash. Also see Cash family descendants by Thelma Prince.

Children of SHELTON WRIGHT and ELIZABETH CAMPBELL are:
       i. WILLIAM HENRY6 WRIGHT, b. May 06, 1841, Amherst Co. Va.; d. June 23, 1914, Amherst Co. Va.; m. (1) MARY EDNA DILLARD; m. (2) ANNA ROBERTA BIBB.
41.  ii. CARY LUCAS WRIGHT, b. November 08, 1843, Greenbriar, Va.; d. October 02,
1914, Lynchburg, Va..
      iii. FRANCES JANE WRIGHT, b. November 23, 1845; d. January 01, 1865.
     iv. ANN J. WRIGHT, b. March 10, 1848; d. October 27, 1900, Lynchburg , Va.; m.
WILLIAM J. TUCKER, December 20, 1875, Amherst Co. Va..
    v. SARAH P. WRIGHT, b. March 10, 1848; d. 1900, Greenbriar, Va.; m. THOMAS G.
TUCKER.  Twin to Ann J. Wright
    vi. ELIZABETH WHITEHEAD WRIGHT, b. July 07, 1850; d. July 24, 1894, Greenbriar, Va.; m. JOHN D. HUDSON.
  vii. ELLA S. WRIGHT, b. November 14, 1852; d. 1902, Greenbriar, Va.; m. WILLIAM R. EGGLESTON.
 viii. MALE WRIGHT, b. January 21, 1854; d. 1854.
   ix. MARY T. WRIGHT, b. March 13, 1856; m. GEORGE W. STAPLES, May 21, 1883.
    x. ANN M. WRIGHT, b. April 1857.  Unmarried.
   xi. MALE INFANT WRIGHT, b. June 1857; d. 1857.
  xii. EDWIN SHELTON WRIGHT, b. February 11, 1859. Unmarried.
 xiii. SHELTON H. WRIGHT, JR., b. December 1859. Unmarried.
 xiv. EMMA N. WRIGHT, b. July 26, 1861, Amherst Co. Va.; m. JAMES E. CALDWELL, December 25, 1883, Greenbriar, Va.

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33.  CARY JEFFERSON5 CASH (BETHENA4WRIGHT,MOSES3, BENJAMIN2, FRANCIS1) was born March 08, 1823 in Amherst Co. Va.  He married MARTHA
CAMPBELL Abt. 1845 in Amherst Co. Va.

Child of CARY CASH and MARTHA CAMPBELL is:
42.  i. ROSA EMILY6 CASH, b. November 05, 1849, Amherst Co. Va.; d. April 08, 1929,
Lynchburg, Va.

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34.   DANIEL PEYTON5 WRIGHT (MOSES4, JESSE3, ISAAC2, FRANCIS1) was born
1819.  He married (1) MALINDA M.  He married (2) ELIZABETH DICK.

Children of DANIEL WRIGHT and MALINDA M. are:
 i. MOSES ELLIS6 WRIGHT, b. 1846.
 ii. SARAH E. WRIGHT, b. 1848.

Children of DANIEL WRIGHT and ELIZABETH DICK are:
 iii. JOHN W.6 WRIGHT, b. 1853; m. (1) MARY ELLEN DUVALL; m. (2) MARY
ELLEN FROG.
 iv. MALINDA WRIGHT, b. 1856.
  v. GEORGE WRIGHT, b. 1857.
 vi. ZACHARIAH WRIGHT, b. 1859.
 vii. DANIEL WRIGHT, b. 1860.
viii. JAMES WRIGHT, b. 1862.
 ix. GILSON WRIGHT, b. 1863.

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35.  JOHN E.5 WRIGHT (MOSES4, JESSE3, ISAAC2, FRANCIS1)  was born 1829, and
died 1863.  He married ELLEN.

Children of JOHN WRIGHT and ELLEN are:
       i. JESSE S.6 WRIGHT, b. 1855; m. CARRIE BIEBER.
43.  ii. JOSHUA WRIGHT, b. 1859.
       iii. ELIZA WRIGHT, b. 1863; m. GEORGE J. MCDANIELS.

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36.  JOHN C. 5 WRIGHT (MOSES4, JESSE3, ISAAC2, FRANCIS1)  was born 1832, and
died 1870.  He married MAR A. MCCOIN.

Child of JOHN WRIGHT and MAR MCCOIN is:
 i. JOHN CLEBER6 WRIGHT, b. 1868; d. 1952; m. ALICE L. HAWKINS.

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Generation No. 6

37.  LUVINIA ROBERSON6 WRIGHT (BURCH W.5, BENJAMIN4, MOSES3,
BENJAMIN2, FRANCIS1) was born February 18, 1873 in Amherst Co. Va., and died
August 22, 1948 in Amherst Co. Va..  She married HENRY BERRY CASH April 07, 1894
in Nelson Co. Va., son of NATHANIEL CASH and MISSOURI CAMPBELL.

Children of LUVINIA WRIGHT and HENRY CASH are:
 i. BESSIE LOU 7 CASH, b. August 24, 1895, Nelson Co. Va.; d. February 13, 1970,
Amelia, Va.; m. LEONARD TUNSTALL WHITE, February 23, 1914, Nelson Co. Va..
 ii. WILLIE AUBREY CASH, b. January 27, 1896; m. CARRIE LOU WRIGHT.
 iii. HENRY H. CASH, b. May 10, 1898; d. January 08, 1919.
 iv. HUBERT BURCH CASH, b. June 05, 1899; d. July 05, 1977, Amherst Co. Va.  Buried
Amherst Cemetery; m. JOE ANNA WRIGHT.
 v. MARY DENNIE CASH, b. February 17, 1901, Nelson Co. Va.; d. February 01, 1998; m. DURFEY WILLIAM WRIGHT, March 02, 1918, Amherst Co. Va..
 vi. MASSIE TANILL CASH, b. January 19, 1903; d. February 1975, Amherst Co. Va.; m.
MARY CAMPBELL.
 vii. BETTY GOLDEN CASH, b. March 22, 1905; d. August 06, 1990; m. WILLIAM
EDWIN SMITH.
 viii. JOHN JUDSON CASH, b. April 07, 1907; d. February 09, 1994.
 ix. BEATRICE CASH, d. Died at 6 months old.
 x. LEOLA CASH, b. April 19, 1912; m. ROY PANNEL, September 27, 1927.
 xi. FOREST LEONARD CASH, b. June 05, 1915, Amherst Co. Va.; d. April 06, 1989,
Lynchburg, Va.; m. EDITH MAE CAMPBELL, November 21, 1933.

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38.  JOHN6 WRIGHT (MOSES5 , JOHN W.4 ,  MOSES3, BENJAMIN2, FRANCIS1)  was born Abt. 1825 in Va., and died after the  1850 Pike Co. Ohio census.  He married
MARGARET HATTEN March 29, 1848 in Jackson Co. Ohio.

Children of JOHN WRIGHT and MARGARET HATTEN are:
       i. MARY E.7 WRIGHT, b. 1849.
44.  ii. SARAH ELLEN WRIGHT.

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39.  WILLIAM D. 6 WRIGHT (MOSES5 , JOHN W.4 ,  MOSES3, BENJAMIN2, FRANCIS1) was born Abt. 1829 in Va., and was found in 1860 Pike Co. Oh census.  He
married (1) ELIZABETH BOILSTON March 05, 1851 in Pike Co. OH.  He married (2)
HESTER ANN MINOR April 01, 1855 in Pike Co. Ohio.

Children of WILLIAM WRIGHT and HESTER MINOR are:
 i.   LYDIA ANN 7 WRIGHT, b. Abt. 1857, OH.
 ii.  JULIA ANN WRIGHT, b. Abt. 1859, OH.
 iii. GEORGE W. WRIGHT, b. Abt. 1866.
 iv. SARAH E. WRIGHT, b. Abt. 1868.
 v.  LAURA B. WRIGHT, b. Abt. 1869.
 vi. CHARLES WRIGHT, b. Abt. 1869.

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40.  ROSA JANE6 LOGAN (MOSES5 , JOHN W.4 ,  MOSES3, BENJAMIN2, FRANCIS1) was born Abt. 1829 in Amherst Co. Va., and was found in 1850 , SealTwp. Pike Co. Oh census.  She married SAMUEL COOK January 25, 1849 in Pike Co. Ohio.

Child of ROSA LOGAN and SAMUEL COOK is:
 i. HENRY7 COOK, b. 1850, OH.

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41.  CARY LUCAS6 WRIGHT (SHELTON H.5 WRIGHT,JESSE4 ,  MOSES3, BENJAMIN2, FRANCIS1) was born November 08, 1843 in Greenbriar, Va., and died October 02, 1914 in Lynchburg, Va..  He married ROSA EMILY CASH February 02, 1870 in Amherst Co. Va., daughter of CARY CASH and MARTHA CAMPBELL.

Children of CARY WRIGHT and ROSA CASH are:
   i. MAUD OELIA7 WRIGHT, b. June 27, 1871; d. December 18, 1883, Lynchburg , Va.
She was unmarried.
  ii. OCEOLA C. WRIGHT, b. August 24, 1873; d. September 17, 1873.
  iii. MINNIE OSWELL WRIGHT, b. November 13, 1874; d. November 20, 1914,
Lynchburg , Va.; m. CHARLES R. THOMAS.
 iv. WERT OGETER WRIGHT, b. April 28, 1877, Lynchburg, Va.; d. January 09, 1925,
Lynchburg , Va.  Unmarried.
 v. GRACE OSILA WRIGHT, b. October 29, 1879; d. April 04, 1925, Lynchburg , Va.; m.
JOSEPH H. AKERS, September 27, 1899, Lynchburg , Va.
45.  vi. RANDOLPH OWEN WRIGHT, b. October 04, 1881, Lynchburg , Va.; d. August
11, 1955, Richmond, Va.
    vii. ROSA OLGA WRIGHT, b. May 31, 1885; d. July 15, 1966, Lynchburg , Va.; m.
JOHN ERNEST WILLIAMSON.
  viii. ESTIN ORCENIA WRIGHT, b. November 11, 1887; d. 1986, California; m.
HARVEY WILSON SCYPHERS.

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42.   ROSA EMILY6 CASH (CARY JEFFERSON 5 (BETHENA4WRIGHT,MOSES3, BENJAMIN2, FRANCIS1)was born November 05, 1849 in Amherst Co. Va., and died
April 08, 1929 in Lynchburg, Va.   She married CARY LUCAS WRIGHT February 02, 1870 in Amherst Co. Va., son of SHELTON WRIGHT and ELIZABETH CAMPBELL.

Children of ROSA CASH and CARY WRIGHT are:
    i. MAUD OELIA7 WRIGHT, b. June 27, 1871; d. December 18, 1883, Lynchburg , Va.
Unmarried.
    ii. OCEOLA C. WRIGHT, b. August 24, 1873; d. September 17, 1873.
    iii. MINNIE OSWELL WRIGHT, b. November 13, 1874; d. November 20, 1914,
Lynchburg , Va.; m. CHARLES R. THOMAS.
     iv. WERT OGETER WRIGHT, b. April 28, 1877, Lynchburg, Va.; d. January 09, 1925,
Lynchburg , Va.  Unmarried.
      v. GRACE OSILA WRIGHT, b. October 29, 1879; d. April 04, 1925, Lynchburg , Va.; m. JOSEPH H. AKERS, September 27, 1899, Lynchburg , Va.
45. vi. RANDOLPH OWEN WRIGHT, b. October 04, 1881, Lynchburg , Va.; d. August
11, 1955, Richmond, Va..
     vii. ROSA OLGA WRIGHT, b. May 31, 1885; d. July 15, 1966, Lynchburg , Va.; m.
JOHN ERNEST WILLIAMSON.
   viii. ESTIN ORCENIA WRIGHT, b. November 11, 1887; d. 1986, California; m.
HARVEY WILSON SCYPHERS.

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43.   JOSHUA6 WRIGHT (JOHN E.5 ,MOSES4, JESSE3, ISAAC2, FRANCIS1)  was born
1859.  He married MARY REED.

Child of JOSHUA WRIGHT and MARY REED is:
 i. ETHEL CLAIRE7 WRIGHT, b. 1889.

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Generation No. 7
44.   SARAH ELLEN7 WRIGHT (JOHN6 , MOSES5 , JOHN W.4 , MOSES3, BENJAMIN2, FRANCIS1)  She married JOHN B. HOLT September 1868 in Pike Co. OH.

Child of SARAH WRIGHT and JOHN HOLT is:
 i. CHARLES H.8 HOLT, b. Abt. 1873; m. ELIZA STELLA WRIGHT.

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45.  RANDOLPH OWEN7 WRIGHT (CARY LUCAS6, SHELTON H.,5 , JESSE4 , MOSES3, BENJAMIN2, FRANCIS1)  was born October 04, 1881 in Lynchburg , Va., and
died August 11, 1955 in Richmond, Va.  He married ANNIE MAY WEATHERFORD,
daughter of JOSEPHAS WEATHERFORD and MARY WARD.

Children of RANDOLPH WRIGHT and ANNIE WEATHERFORD are:
   i. VIRGINIA ELIZABETH 8 WRIGHT, b. 1911, Keysvl, Va.; d. 1911, Keysvl, Va..
  ii. GRACE ORCENIA WRIGHT, b. February 19, 1913, Bedford Co. Virginia; m.
ALFRED H. KRAAS, March 28, 1945, Heerlen, Netherlands. She is the compiler of the Wright-Cash lineage from Reuben Cash-BetheniaWright, Cary Jefferson Cash, Cary Lucas Wright, Rosa Emily Cash, etc. Grace and Al live in Charlottesville, Va.
 iii. CARY LUCAS WRIGHT, b. February 25, 1915, St. Louis, MO; d. July 29, 1964, Ft.
Irwin, CA.; m. MARGARET ELIZABETH TUCKER.
 
 

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