Wright, John Armstrong

John Armstrong Wright, detail
Life span
10/07/1820—11/02/1891
Dickinson Connection:
Class of 1838; Trustee, 1856-1891

Life Summary

Full name
  John Armstrong Wright
Place of Birth
Birth Date Certainty
  Exact
Death Date Certainty
  Exact
Gender
  Male
Race
  White
Sectional choice
  North
Origins
  Free State
No. of Spouses
  1
No. of Children
  4
Family
 
Archibald Wright (father), Jane Berks Wright (mother), Emma Mineninger Gano (wife)
Education
  Dickinson (Carlisle College)
Occupation
  Military
  Businessman
  Writer or Artist
  Other
Other Occupation
  Civil Engineer
Relation to Slavery
  White non-slaveholder
Church or Religious Denomination
  Methodist
Political Parties
  Republican
Government
  Other state government
Military
  Union Army

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