Wednesday, February 1, 2012

Abel Wright, Springfield, MA - 1725


LIEUT
AbEL WRIGHT DYD
IN OCTR YE 29 AN-
NOD [ANNO DOMINI] 1725 AGED 94
YEARS

By calculating out the date he should have been born about 1631. Talk about connecting to our earliest heritage. It was be very interesting to learn more about this gentleman and his role in Massachusetts history.

Springfield Cemetery, Springfield, Massachusetts

3 comments:

  1. Jackpot! He's my ancestor! Thanks, you just made my day :-)

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  2. Wow! What wonderful serendipity!

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  3. I believe you will find his info on this website www.markwing.com
    I came across his website when one of my branches crossed his and I know I've seen that stone on his page with the info.


    Good luck.

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