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Wright, Alka Mae

Female 1903 - 1986  (83 years)


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  • Name Wright, Alka Mae 
    Born 22 Apr 1903  Letcher, Kentucky, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Census 1910  Letcher, Kentucky, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died 19 Oct 1986  Virginia Beach, Virginia Beach (City), Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Buried Colonial Grove Memorial Park, Virginia Beach, Virginia Beach, Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
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    Person ID I5950  Pioneers of the Appalachian Highlands
    Last Modified 22 Jul 2020 

    Father Wright, Isaac,   b. 1867, Floyd, Kentucky, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Mother Mullins, Mary Elizabeth,   b. 12 Nov 1871, Beefhide, Letcher, Kentucky, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 May 1948, Beefhide, Letcher, Kentucky, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years) 
    Married 14 Dec 1888  Letcher, Kentucky, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F2635  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Wright, John Wallis,   b. 6 Feb 1887, Beefhide, Letcher, Kentucky, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Jun 1965, Norfolk, Norfolk (city), Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years)  [2
    Married 6 Nov 1919  Letcher, Kentucky, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Children 
     1. Wright, Marjorie,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. Wright, Weber
     3. Wright, Stella Nadina,   b. 1920,   d. 5 Dec 2005, Beefhide, Letcher, Kentucky, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years)
     4. Wright, Icie Gertrude,   b. 7 Jan 1922, Beefhide, Letcher, Kentucky, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     5. Wright, Mona Estelle,   b. 10 Nov 1924, Beefhide, Letcher, Kentucky, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Jan 1933, Beefhide, Letcher, Kentucky, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 8 years)
     6. Wright, Coleman Wallace,   b. 16 Mar 1926, Letcher, Kentucky, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Jul 2002, Tuscarawas, Ohio, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years)
     7. Wright, Orbena
     8. Wright, Dorgan Pamela
     9. Wright, Bill Verne,   b. 24 Jan 1934, Beefhide, Letcher, Kentucky, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Jul 1991, Kettering, Montgomery, Ohio, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 57 years)
     10. Wright, Donald Ross,   b. 15 Jul 1939, Beefhide, Letcher, Kentucky, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Mar 1977, Fayette, Kentucky, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 37 years)
    Last Modified 1 Jun 2022 
    Family ID F2634  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 22 Apr 1903 - Letcher, Kentucky, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1910 - Letcher, Kentucky, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 6 Nov 1919 - Letcher, Kentucky, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 19 Oct 1986 - Virginia Beach, Virginia Beach (City), Virginia, United States Link to Google Earth
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    Pin Legend  : Address       : Location       : City/Town       : County/Shire       : State/Province       : Country       : Not Set

  • Sources 
    1. [S134272] Alka Mae Wright, "Virginia, Death Certificates, 1912-1987".

    2. [S13217] John Wright, "Kentucky Marriages, 1785-1979".