Robert Wright died at his home on Knights Creek on Saturday, aged 74 years and 10 months. He had been in ill health for some time.
Mr Wright leaves a wife, formerly Abigail Norton Middaugh, and three sons: Edmund E., Stanley and Wilton, and a daughter Edith. He also leaves a son by his first wife, George B. Wright of Alma, Tenn.
The funeral will be held Tuesday at 1 p.m. from his late residence on Knights Creek.
Wellsville Daily Reporter March 10, 1898
"Scio Notes" March 9, Geo B. Wright from Tennesee came home to attend the funeral of his father, Mr. Robert Wright.