Person:George Wright (8)

  1. unknown Wright
  2. Susan Wright
  3. Jacob Wright1729 -
  4. George Wright, IIAbt 1730 - 1774
  5. David Wright1737 - 1793
  6. Joseph Wright1744 - Abt 1795
  • HGeorge Wright, IIAbt 1730 - 1774
  • WSarah Bowman1741 - 1817
m. 1758
  1. mary ann Wright
  2. Mary Ann WrightAbt 1759 - Abt 1851
  3. George Wright, IIIAbt 1765 - 1803
  4. sarah Wright1766 - 1850
  5. Susannah Wright1770 - 1828
Facts and Events
Name George Wright, II
Gender Male
Birth? Abt 1730 Frederick, Virginia, United StatesOpequon Creek
Property? 1753 named on Lord Fairfax's list to purchase a lot in Winchester, but plan was not put through until 5 years later
Military? Bet 1755 and 1756 Frederick, Virginia, United Statesserved in County Militia
Property? 1758 Winchester, Frederick, Virginia, United Statesgrant issued for one "in Lot" and one "out Lot" with stipulation that he build a dwelling on the "in Lot"
Marriage 1758 ,Frederick,Virginia,USAto Sarah Bowman
Military? 2 Sep 1765 Frederick, Virginia, United Statesnamed on County Militia List
Property? 5 Oct 1765 with wife Sarah ; conveyed title to both Winchester lots to Adam Cline, son in law
Property? 1766 Laurens, South Carolina, United Statestook up land and moved shortly thereafter
Military? 1768 Frederick, Virginia, United Statesserved in County Militia
Will[1] 14 May 1774 Laurens, South Carolina, United States
Death? 1774 Laurens, South Carolina, United States
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    1774 - Charleston Miscellaneous Wills, Volume 1774-1779, pp.193-194:

    "In the Name of God Amen. The 14th day of May 1774. I George Wright of South Carolina 96 District being very Sick and Weak in body but of perfect Mind and Memory, thanks be given unto God therefore Calling unto mind the Mortallity of my body and knowing that it is appointed for all Men once to die, do make and Ordain this my last Will and Testament . I give to my well beloved son George Wright that Tract of Land I now live on Containing 150 Acres I likewise give unto my son George the Tract of Land James Kilpatrick once owned;

    /s/ George Wright (L: S:)

    Signed Sealed Published pronounced and declared by the said George Wright as his Last Will and Testament in the presence of us the Subscribers

    Joseph Wright, John Shirley, Godfrey Isbell, Henry Earnest, Joseph Pinson, Duke Pinson