Historical records matching Josiah Atwell Wright
About Josiah Atwell Wright
(son of Martin Wright and Dolly Benjamin). Born August 10, 1805, Trenton, Middlesex county, Connecticut. Came to Utah in September, 1852, Joseph Outhouse company.
Married: Susan Buell April 6, 1830, Westbrook, Conn, (daughter of Oliver Buell and Polly Wilcox of Westbrook). She was born March 29, 1810.
- Albert Atwell;
- Wilson Andrew, married Aurelia Stoddard;
- Henry Alexandria;
- Susan Eliza;
- Gilbert Josiah, married Annie S. Odell;
- Adeline Amanda, married Chauncy W. West;
- Susan A., married Frank Brown, married Joseph Parry;
- Hyrum Smith born November 10, 1849, married Jeanette Kay, married Mary Ann Fidler;
Family home Ogden, Utah.
High Priest; ward teacher. Taught school in Kaysville ward. Moved to Ogden 1855. Farmer. Died August 4, 1896.
Sources: Pioneers and Prominent Men of Utah, page 1265