Elizabeth Jane Morgan

Is your surname Morgan?

Research the Morgan family

Elizabeth Jane Morgan's Geni Profile

Records for Elizabeth Morgan

5,158,514 Records

Share your family tree and photos with the people you know and love

  • Build your family tree online
  • Share photos and videos
  • Smart Matching™ technology
  • Free!

Share

Elizabeth Jane Morgan

Nicknames: "Nancy Wright", "Ann Wright", "Nancy"
Birthdate:
Birthplace: of, Rowan, NC
Death: Died in Rowan, NC
Place of Burial: cemetery on the waters of the Uharee, now Davidson Co, NC
Immediate Family:

Daughter of James Morgan and Mary Morgan
Wife of Richard Wright, Sr.
Mother of Benjamin Wright, Sr.; Peter Wright; Richard Wright, Jr.; John Wright; William R. Wright and 4 others
Sister of Christina Beaver Mullinix

Managed by: Private User
Last Updated:

About Elizabeth Jane Morgan

Richard Wright and Ann (believed to be Elizabeth Jane Morgan - daughter of James Morgan and Mary Davis of Baltimore, MD) married abt 1748/50, possibly in MD. Their sons are as you stated, but in this order, and named in his will:

  1. Benjamin - 1752
  2. Peter - 1754
  3. Richard, Jr. - 4 July 1757
  4. John - 5 Dec 1759
  5. William R. - 25 Mar 1761
  6. Evans C - Jan 1762
  7. Amos - 2 Mar 1764
  8. Philbert - 29 Mar 1768

As such, I find it difficult to believe that this Richard Wright could have married Abigail Wigerly in 1757.

At this time, the true parents of Richard, Sr. seem to be unknown, as does the actual place of his birth. There are some strong indications (BUT, at this time no physical proof - just strong circumstantial evidence) that his parents may have been Philbert Right and Esther Becraft of Maryland. Legal documents exist that put him in Maryland.

Sources

  1. http://genforum.genealogy.com/wright/messages/21451.html
view all 13

Elizabeth Jane Morgan's Timeline

1732
1732
of, Rowan, NC
1748
1748
Age 16
NC, United States
1752
1752
Age 20
Maryland, United States
1754
1754
Age 22
Rowan, NC
1757
July 4, 1757
Age 25
Rowan, NC
1759
December 5, 1759
Age 27
Rowan, NC
1761
March 25, 1761
Age 29
Guilford, NC
1762
January 1762
Age 30
Rowan, NC
1764
March 2, 1764
Age 32
Rowan, NC
1768
March 29, 1768
Age 36
Rowan, North Carolina