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Myrthe Elizabeth Wright

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Myrthe Elizabeth Wright
February 08, 2011 08:54AM
Myrthe Elizabeth Wright, "Matie", born abt 1837-8, probably Nashville, daughter of Amelia Anne Williams (d.1841, TN) and Hamilton Mercer Wright (1808, East Fishkill,NY-1868, New Orleans) who were married in Fall 1836, Christ Church Episcopal, Nashville. Amelia said to be daughter of John Williams, Davidson County. Myrthe dies unmarried abt 1871, probably in LA, and is buried in Pass Christian, MS in father's plot. Wright a cotton factor in New Orleans from about 1840, but actively speculating in land in Yazoo City, MS, before Panic of 1837. Seeking information about Mythe's life, the Williams family in Davidson County (there are several!) etc. Nicholas Wright, wrightnh@adelphia.net