Mary Ellen Wright

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Mary Ellen Wright (Harvell)

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Jonesboro, Craighead County, Arkansas, United States
Death: June 20, 1943 (52)
Ironton, Iron County, Missouri, United States
Place of Burial: Fredericktown, Madison County, Missouri, United States
Immediate Family:

Wife of Thomas Sherman Wright
Mother of Willard Glenwood Wright; Viola L. Underwood; Ola Mae Wright; William Cletus Wright; Harry Edgar Wright and 3 others

Managed by: Joe Kenyon
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About Mary Ellen Wright

Mary was the daughter of Matthew Harvell and Ella Huffman (1870-1953). She married (Thomas) Sherman Wright on 24 August 1905. The couple had 10 children: Helen (Mrs. Alfred Thomure), Willard Glenwood (1908-1976), Esther Annabell (Mrs. Orville Norman Miller) 1910-1959, Viola Leona (Mrs. John Underwood) 1912-1937, Gilbert Delbert (1917-1937), William "Bill" C. (1922-2011), Harry Edgar (1927-1928), Ola Mae, Christine (Mrs. Hand), and Ruby V. (Mrs. Clarence Edward Simino) 1929-1983. Mary E. Wright married for a second time to Mr. Harry Cooper. SOURCES: obituary, and death certificate. [Note: her death certificate can be found online (indexed under Mary Ellen Cooper) at the Missouri State Archives website at www.sos.mo.gov/archives/resources/deathcertificates] Inscription: "Gone but not forgot"

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Mary Ellen Wright's Timeline

1890
August 13, 1890
Jonesboro, Craighead County, Arkansas, United States
1908
February 27, 1908
Doe Run, St. Francois County, Missouri, United States
1910
June 23, 1910
Doe Run, St. Francois County, Missouri, United States
1912
January 29, 1912
Herculaneum, Jefferson County, Missouri, United States
1914
November 9, 1914
1917
June 11, 1917
Madison County, Missouri, United States
1922
April 17, 1922
Mine La Motte, Madison County, Missouri, United States
1927
June 3, 1927
Mine La Motte, Madison County, Missouri, United States
1929
May 14, 1929
1943
June 20, 1943
Age 52
Ironton, Iron County, Missouri, United States