William [Willie] WRIGHT is my grandfather on my mothers side of the family, was born in Northbridge, Worcester Co. MA. On his Birth Cert. which was hand written is the name of his mothers maiden name as: Eliza Beattie, but on his mothers death cert. his fathers name is BEATTY. My grandfather had five sisters, Mary, Jane, Annie, Emily L., and Beatrice. Grandpawas married to Cecelia Anna Patz, whose lineage is from Tepal Bohemia, Austria. Father to William [Willie] Wright: ROBERT WRIGHT born on 8/15/1843 died on 2/4/1911 in Mass. Notes for Robert Wright: Robert Wright was a foreman in a flax mill in Killyleagh County Down, Ireland.He and his familycame to the United States after his wife's mother died, and stayed with Elizabeth's [Beatty] sisterin Lonsdale,R.I., USA. The sister might have been married or not.I have no records on the Elizabeth's siblings.How they immigrated is a mystery since I can't find any ships records at all.
Father to Robert Wright: WILLIAM WRIGHT born in Co.Down Ireland. William Wright was a gentleman farmer, heowned a large farm near Dublin, Ireland.He used to have big dances in his barn at the end of the season when all the hay was in.
Mother to Robert Wright: Mary GRAHAM born in Co.Down Ireland. Nothing is known about her family. Mother to my grandfather, William [Willie] Wright: Elizabeth (BEATTY) Wright born in 1858 in ? N.Ireland and died: on 6/17/1927 in Mass.
Elizabeth Beatty's father: JOSEPH BEATTY and her mothers name was ROSE LOVE,both were born in Edinburgh, Scotland. Joseph Beatty migrated to N. Ireland along with his wife. He was married twice.His first wife died and we dont' know who she was.. There were two families, and one family moved to Canada which we lost track of.My great aunt Emma [Emily] used to correspond with one cousin in Canada assuming that they we Beatty's, but we don't know who that was.It was written down that Joseph Beatty was a descendant of Lord Beatty, which Lord Beatty? This is all I have on my Wright side of the family right now but am still doing searches on the Wright name.I don't have any dates at all for Joseph and Rose. Need Information on Parents Backgrounds. thanks Cheryl