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John Herbert Wright (b. January 31, 1862, d. February 01, 1941)John Herbert Wright (son of Herbert Wright and McCougal) was born January 31, 1862 in Canada, and died February 01, 1941 in Clearwater, Florida.He married Mary Isabel Lowrie on Abt. 1890.
Notes for John Herbert Wright:
John Henry had a brother, Albert, that lived in Kingston, Canada.During the first World War, his wife, Mary Isabel, his three daughters, Florence, Beatrice and Edith all died from influenza. His son, Arthur, was in the Army at that time and after the war, settled in Manhasset, NY. Another son, Fredrick, lived in Detroit until his death. After Arthur came back from the War, he started a hardware store in Manhasset and had his dad (John Hurbert) to join him there. He came and lived with Arthur and his family until his death in 1941. John loved to entertain his old cronie friends in the basement of the store with a little "nip" of scotch. John was loved. Preceding his death, he had Acute myocardial breakdown for 7 months, Myocarditis for 10 years, Cirrhosis of the liver for 5 years and Influenza for the last 2 weeks of his life. Some where in his past, there was some one was named "Hayward", the name his oldest son and second grandchild carried.It might have beenon Mary Isabel's side of the family. John was removed from Clearwater upon his death on February 3 1941 and transported to Rosehill Cemetery, Chicago for burial with his wife and daughters.
More About John Herbert Wright:
Burial: February 1862, Rosehill Cementry, Chicago, Ill..
More About John Herbert Wright and Mary Isabel Lowrie:
Marriage: Abt. 1890
Children of John Herbert Wright and Mary Isabel Lowrie are:
- +Arthur Hayward Wright, b. May 25, 1896, near Chicago, Ill., d. August 02, 1961, Manhasset, NY.
- Florence (Fahlquist) Wright, d. 1918.
- Beatrice Wright, d. 1919.
- Edith (Steinkamp) Wright, d. 1920.
- Fredrick L. Wright, d. date unknown.