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Bertha Harriet Wright

Bertha Harriet Wright

Female 1891 - 1961  (~ 69 years)


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  • Name Bertha Harriet Wright  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8
    Born May 1891  New York Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4, 6, 7, 8
    Gender Female 
    Died 4 Apr 1961  [1
    Age ~ 69 years 
    Buried Syracuse, Onondaga County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I12206  stewartsny.com
    Last Modified 15 Sep 2021 

    Father Ancestors Herbert O. Wright,   b. 15 May 1869, Richland,Oswego,New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Jun 1949  (Age 80 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Ancestors Harriet May Stewart,   b. 14 Nov 1871, Richland, Oswego, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Jun 1969  (Age 97 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married Sep 1890  Richland, Oswego, NewYork Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Notes 
    • Newspaper Article - Thursday, September 11, 1890 Sandy Creek News - Sandy Creek, New York - Married - Wright - Stewart - At the residence of the bride‚Äôs parents, Richland, New York, by the Rev. W. J. Hancock, Herbert O. Wright and Hattie M. Stewart, both of Richland. New York.
    Family ID F1725  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Ancestors Frank William Everett,   b. 4 Oct 1884, Ellsworth, Litchfield, CT Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Oct 1964  (Age 79 years) 
    Married 2 Sep 1918 
    Notes 
    • Newspaper Article - Tuesday, September 3, 1918 Syracuse Journal - Service Flag For Bride's Brother Only Decoration - A very quiet wedding took place Monday afternoon at 3 o'clock at the Furman Street Methodist Church when Miss Betha Harriette Wright, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. H. O. Wright of 119 W. Raynor av., became the bride of Frank William Everett of Rochester. The church decorations consisted only of a service flag in honor of the bride's brother, Dexter H. Wright, who is with the A. E. F. in France. This flag contains the chevron donoting voluntary enlistement, the gold chevron for six months service over seas, the gold circle donoting distinguished service, and the gold cross indicating that Mr. Wright has been wounded. The bride was given in marriage by her father and wore a travelling suit of dark blue serge and picture hat of blue panne velvet and a corsage bouquet of bride's roses. She was attended by Mrs. E. Victor Underwood of Oswego as matron of honor and Miss Edith Rill of Parish as bridesmaid. Mr. Everett was attended by E. Victor Underwoo of Oswego as best man and Clyde Devendorf of Central Square and Tracy Killman of Pulaski acted as ushers. The bridal party entered the church to the strains of Lohengrin's wedding march, played by Miss Marjorie Willard, organist of Furman Street M. E. Church. Only the families and most intimate friends of the bride and groom attended. About 100 guests were present. Mr. and Mrs. Everett will be at home at 88 Adam st., Rochester, after an extended wedding trip through the Adirondacks and the Thousand Islands. Mrs. Everett was formerly teacher in the prepartory schools of Syracuse. Mr. Everett is an adjuster for the Aetna Life Insurance Co., with headquarters in Rochester. The Rev. Dr. H. H. Downey , pastor of the Furman Street M. E. Church performed the ceremony.
    Last Modified 15 Sep 2021 
    Family ID F4739  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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  • Notes 
    • Newspaper Obituary - Wednesday April 5, 1961 Oswego Palladium Times - Oswego, New York - Richland Native Dies In Rochester - Rochester - Bertha Wright Everett, 69, of 836 Genessee Park Blvd., who was active in church circles, died Monday in St. Mary's hospital. Mrs. Everett was president of the Edna Yarple Circle of Lake Avenue Baptist Church. Before joining that church, she was a member of Central Presbyterian Church and organized several circles there. The Everett Sunshine Circle is named after her. She was a life member of the National Board of Missions of the Presbyterian Church. A native of Richland, Oswego County, Mrs. Everett was a graduate of the former Oswego State Normal School. She taught in Red Creek and Central High School in Syracuse before coming here. She was a supply teacher at West High School in 1918 and 1919. Her husband, Frank W. Everett, a retired insurance man, is a former financial secretary of Lake Avenue Baptist Church. She leaves also, her mother, Mrs. Hariette S. Wright, and a brother, Dexter H. Wright, both of Syracuse. A funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday in the Lake Avenue Church. Friends may call at Hedges Memorial Chapel, 271 University Ave., from 7 to 9 p.m. today.

      Newspaper Obituary - Monday, April 10, 1961 Daily Sentinel - Rome, New York - Verona - Mrs. Everett, Rochester, Dies - Verona - Word has been received here of the death of Mrs. Bertha W. Everett, Rochester, wife of Frank W. Everett, former Verona resident. Mrs. Everett taught in Red Creek Academy and Syracuse Central High. She was chaplain of the Rochester PEO sorority, an international organization of college women. She was a graduate of Oswego State Teachers College. Mr. Everett is a retired insurance man.
      Class of 1911 PACS

  • Sources 
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