Henry Paxton Wright

M, (20 April 1861 - 26 November 1947)
     Henry Paxton Wright was born on 20 April 1861.1 He was the son of Aden Wright and Catherine Gunn. Henry Paxton Wright married, at age 26, Anna Elizabeth Ludwig, age 20, daughter of Charles Ludwig and Elizabeth Aderhold, on Thursday, 24 November 1887 at Saint Mark's Lutheran Church, Williamsport, Lycoming County, Pennsylvania, by the Reverend A. L. Yount. Henry Paxton Wright died on 26 November 1947 at Pleasant Valley, Lycoming County, Pennsylvania, at age 86 years, 7 months and 6 days.1 He was buried in the Stoltz Cemetery, located in Hepburn Township, Lycoming County, Pennsylvania.1
     From Reuben Ulmer's "A Brief Sketch of the Community Surrounding Blooming Grove" (1961): The next farm to the west is owned by Oscar Wright, son of Henry Wright. At one time, it was owned by Jacob Raker, before that by Sarah Shafer, and still earlier by John Ulmer (grandfather of Ezra and John Ulmer and father to Jonathan Ulmer).

Children of Henry Paxton Wright and Anna Elizabeth Ludwig

Last Edited=30 Sep 2005


  1. [S24] Harold Eugene Jr. Bower, "Family Group Sheets (The Families of Blooming Grove)," supplied 24 November 1999 ([address for private use,] Valrico, Florida; USA).