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Wright, George Fredericklocked

(22 January 1835–20 April 1921)
  • William S. Falla

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Wright, George Frederick (22 January 1835–20 April 1921), theologian and geologist, was born in Whitehall, New York, the son of Walter Wright and Mary Peabody Colburn, farmers. He was reared in a deeply religious home in rural New York. His early education was in a country school; he later attended Castleton Academy in Vermont. His father became attracted to the thought of ...

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